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  • Betfair’s Christmas Bonus – Australian customers
    Betfair have just started a christmas bonus page for all Australian (not NSW) and New Zealand customers. All you need to do is bet $5 on anything and each day you could win one of the prizes. Prizes include: Playstation 3’s & Xbox360’s Ipods Tickets to major...
    by at December 18th, 2009 at 01:12 pm
  • Australian Internet Censorship and Poker
    Last year, the Australian Labor party introduced an internet filtering system which it plans to implement to all Internet companies, thus making it illegal and impossible to view certain websites. The main idea of the internet filtering service, or Great Australian Firewall,...
    by at December 16th, 2009 at 12:12 pm
  • Tennis Analysis 2009 – Part 2
    Here we have a brief look at the stats for the WTA betting for the year 2009. Sportpunter did very well betting on the women which is shown below with a return of 5.8%. It was higher mid year, but had a small down trend later in the year, which was unfortunate as this was...
    by at December 16th, 2009 at 12:12 pm
  • Tennis Analysis 2009 – Part 1
    Following the 2009 Tennis season, I’im going to have a look at how we did during the season. First up is the ATP, which started well, had a terrible mid to late season and then finished with a good couple of weeks at the end. The breakdown of all the bets that were...
    by at December 15th, 2009 at 12:12 pm
  • Soccer world cup draw: who has the hardest group
    Everyone has been talking about the new draw that has been released for the soccer world cup and who has the hardest group. Like every year, the Australians are complaining that we have the toughest group. Even the FIFA world cup website suggests that Germany and Brazil...
    by at December 8th, 2009 at 08:12 am
  • Top 10 sportspeople of the 2000s: 1. Roger Federer
    The number one sportsperson of the last ten years is none other than Swiss champion Roger Federer. It’s taken a lot of research and heated discussion amongst friends, but sportpunter believes that the Fed is well deserved of the number one position. Let me tell you why. Roger...
    by at December 4th, 2009 at 11:12 am
  • Top 10 sportspeople of the 2000s: 2. Tiger Woods
    Coming in at number two in sportpunter’s Top 10 sportspeople of the last decade is American golfer Tiger Woods. Eldrick “Tiger” Woods has won in total 71 PGA Tour events, the third highest of all time, and 14 major golf tournaments, four behind legend Jack Nicklaus....
    by at December 3rd, 2009 at 10:12 am
  • Top 10 sportspeople of the 2000s: 3. Michael Phelps
    Coming in at number three in sportpunter’s Top 10 sportspeople of the last decade is American swimming sensation Michael Phelps. Phelps’ record in the pool is unprecedented and totally extraordinary. He has won 14 Olympic gold medals which is the most by any individual,...
    by at December 2nd, 2009 at 10:12 am
  • Top 10 sportspeople of the 2000s: 4. Lance Armstong
    Coming in at number four in sportpunter’s Top 10 sportspeople of the decade is American cyclist Lance Armstrong. Armstrong started his career as a tri-athlete. In 1989 and 1990 when Armstrong was just 18 and 19, he was the American national sprint-course triathlon champion....
    by at December 1st, 2009 at 10:12 am
  • Top 10 sportspeople of the 2000s: 5. Valentino Rossi
    Coming in at number 5 for the best sportsperson of the last decade is Italian motorbike racer Valentino Rossi. Rossi burst into the motorcycling racing scene in the year 2000 where he finished second in the 500cc in his first year at that level. Inspired and motivated by...
    by at November 30th, 2009 at 12:11 pm