Olympic Games Online Betting Big Gamble

Published Thursday, May 12, 2016 - Online-Casinos.com
Olympic Games Online Betting Big Gamble

The Olympic games begin in Rio de Janeiro Brazil very soon in August on the 5th and will continue until August 21st 2016.The events are planned and the city will be ready for the athletes from around the world who compete for the gold silver and bronze medals. The host city for the 2016 Olympic Games will be Rio de Janeiro, a city notorious for its crime and poverty.

Online betting odds are already being published for almost every sport imaginable and with sixty percent of the over 200 million Brazilians online there is bound to be some betting going on. There are no government restrictions on access to the Internet or credible reports that the government monitors e-mail or Internet chat rooms. Individuals and groups can engage in the expression of views via the Internet, including by e‑mail.

Some new things to bet on while looking at the sports available such as golf which after 112 years absent golf is being reintroduced as an Olympic event at the Rio Games 2016. There is also the game of Rugby which is also being reintroduced to the Olympics after 92 years.

Looking at the wagering action available to an avid online gambler there are more than 10,500 athletes from over 200 nations competing at the Rio Olympic Games 2016, in twenty eight different sports, with a total of 41 disciplines and a massive 306 events.

The biggest issue facing the games in Rio is the health threat which has caused athletes and health specialists to question the risks involved in allowing the Games to go ahead with hundreds of thousands of spectators coming into to the city. There are many questions surrounding the suitability of Rio de Janeiro as the host city and with the President of the country being impeached on corruption charges betting on whether the games will go on at all may be the wager of the year.

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