Bookmaker Overwhelmed by Videogame Betting Interest

Paddy Power, the leading retail and online bookmaker, has been so overwhelmed with interest in tomorrow's Super Street Fighter IV contest, that it has decided to offer betting in-running. Tomorrow's match, which takes place at 7:00pm (BST), Central London, is the first time a bookmaker has offered odds on an individual videogame contest.

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Simon_Brezhnev3005d ago

No way in hell i would do online betting way 2 many cheaters. I know in fighting games you can buy a controller that does a special move per button. Plus arcade stick users will always have the advantage over gamepad.

kevco333005d ago

It's not an online match, it's a tournament with two professional games players from the UK.