EPL Week 2 Betting Roundup and Look Ahead

Week 2 of the Barclay’s Premier League did not see any major upsets like Swansea’s Week 1 win at Manchester United, but was a solid weekend full of draws. Three of the five most popular bets were not able to win as all resulted in draws. Week 2 Most popular bets at CRIS and Results: Manchester…

EPL Week 1 Roundup and Look Ahead

The opening week of the EPL season started off with a bang as Swansea City defeated Manchester United 2-1 at Old Trafford. Swansea opened +1,025 on the moneyline but dipped to +725 prior to kickoff despite receiving only 8% of moneyline bets (lines via CRIS). Title contenders Arsenal and Liverpool both grinded out 2-1 wins…

2014 World Cup Final: Germany vs. Argentina

The 2014 World Cup final will take place on Sunday, July 13 at 3 pm ET between Germany and Argentina. In what were contrasting semifinal matches, Germany thrashed Brazil on their own turf 7-1 to advance, while Argentina outlasted Netherlands 4-2 in penalties after the two teams stalemated to 0-0 draw after regular time. Germany has…

2014 World Cup Odds

The 2014 World Cup in Brazil has already been one to remember and we’re just entering the quarterfinal matches. Just four years ago, an all-European final saw Spain defeat the Netherlands 1-0 after Andres Iniesta scored in the 116th minute in extra time. However, it’s South American powerhouses Brazil (+300) and Argentina (+400) that remain atop…

2014 World Cup Odds: Semifinals

In what’s already been a memorable World Cup, the semifinal matchups consist of 3 of the 4 favorites to win it prior to the tourney. Below are the opening 3-way lines for each game via 5Dimes: Brazil v. Germany on Tuesday (7/8) at 4 pm ET Brazil +175 Germany +182 Draw +232 Brazil to advance:…

2014 World Cup Odds: Quarterfinals

The Round of 16 has concluded and below are the opening 3-way lines for each quarterfinal matchup from sharp offshore sportsbook 5Dimes: Germany +148, France +220, Draw +230 (Germany won 1-0) Brazil -125, Colombia +370, Draw +270 (Brazil won 2-1) Argentina +117, Belgium +272, Draw +243 (Argentina won 1-0) Netherlands -221, Costa Rica +555, Draw +286…