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July 17, 2018 10:11 AM Punters win RM61.7m in Sports Toto jackpots

PETALING JAYA: It was a lucky month of June for several punters as they managed to walked away with some RM61.7 million in Sports Toto jackpots. Of the whopping jackpots amount, Sports Toto Malaysia Sdn Bhd said that a lucky winner from Selangor walked away with RM26.8 million from Sports Toto 4D Jackpot 1 on June 27. "The winner who came to collect 14

June 19, 2018 2:51 PM Nine nabbed over World Cup betting

JOHOR BARU: Johor police have detained nine individuals including a woman for allegedly being involved in illegal betting of between RM100,000 and RM200,000 over 2018 FIFA World Cup matches. State police chief Datuk Mohd Khalil Kader Mohd said the suspects, aged between 17 and 58, were picked up in an operation, dubbed "Op Soga", in three raids from last Thursday 13

June 13, 2018 10:07 AM Man suspected of taking bets on World Cup held

SIBU: A 62-year-old man has been picked up from a house in Taman Rajang here at 8pm last night for suspected involvement in 2018 World Cup football betting. A raid by a Sibu CID team also recovered several betting slips from the man who was also taking bets for an illegal four digit syndicate. Sarawak CID chief SAC Dennis Leong in a statement here said a mobile 25

June 11, 2018 8:47 AM Gambling syndicates securing bank accounts ahead of World Cup

AS the world counts down to the FIFA World Cup which kicks off in Russia on Thursday, local bookmaking syndicates are said to be busy securing bank accounts from individuals to be used to accept bets and launder money during the month-long tournament. According to a report in Oriental Daily News today, account holders are getting paid as much as RM1,000 for each account 17

May 3, 2018 8:01 AM Penang punters not betting on MCA, Gerakan breaking duck in GE14: Bookies

PETALING JAYA: Bookies in Penang are accepting bets on the general election. But so far the bet is on whether MCA and Gerakan could break their duck, rubbishing claims that punters can put their money on Pakatan Harapan (PH) losing up to 12 of the state seats it is holding. At a PH ceramah in George Town after nominations, DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng said bookies 16

March 12, 2018 11:18 PM Relegation-threatened Southampton sack manager Pellegrino

Manager Mauricio Pellegrino is sacked by relegation-threatened Southampton. — Action Images pic via ReutersLONDON, March 13 ― Southampton have parted company with their Argentine manager Mauricio Pellegrino after just one win in their last 17 Premier League games, the south-coast club said yesterday. Pellegrino took over in June to replace sacked Frenchman 40

March 12, 2018 6:41 AM Vietnam arrests senior policeman over 'gambling ring'

HANOI: Vietnam has arrested a senior police official in charge of tackling illegal online betting after he was accused of having links to a gambling ring in the communist nation. The now-former chief of the "high-technology department" at the powerful Ministry of Public Security (MPS) is the most senior police official to be targeted amid a sweeping 27

February 15, 2018 12:39 PM Three held in football match-fixing probe

KUALA LUMPUR: Two football players and a bookmaker have been detained on suspicion of match-fixing after a shock loss in the Malaysia's second-tier league, an official said Thursday. The trio, who included a defender and midfielder playing for Sarawak, were arrested by anti-corruption authorities Wednesday, the Football Association of Sarawak said. It came after 11

January 12, 2018 3:53 AM Drake swaps Hennessy for whiskey in IPO of his liquor business

Drake, in collaboration with spirits producer Brent Hocking, plans to launch an initial public offering of the artist’s liquor company, Virginia Black. — Reuters picTORONTO, Jan 12 — R&B phenom and rapper Drake might have had One Dance with a Hennessy in his hand, but now he’s betting on his very own brand of whiskey. Drake, in collaboration with spirits 40

November 13, 2017 4:03 AM Teenagers among individuals detained for illegal gambling in Sarawak

MIRI: Sarawak police nabbed 50 individuals in 36 gambling raids conducted statewide from Nov 6 to Nov 12. Sarawak Criminal Investigation Department chief Datuk Dev Kumar in a statement today said 32 of the raids involved illegal 4D sale while the rest, cyber gambling and providing reload services for cyber gambling. Teenagers and foreigners were among 15