James Bond: Idris Elba to replace Daniel Craig? OVERTAKES bookies' favourites as odds cut

For months, Hardy and Norton had been jointly top of the betting with most bookmakers. But now, after Barbara Broccoli was reported to have said she is finally open to casting a black 007, Elba’s odds have been slashed. With Betfair, he is the new 2/1 favourite, leapfrogging both Hardy and Norton as punters rush […]

‘I’m from a people who taught world to endure despite all odds’ – Asma Assad on her cancer battle

Syrian First Lady Asma Assad has addressed the public a day after revealing she is undergoing treatment for breast cancer, saying she shares the same resilience as her compatriots who have endured the hardships of war. “I belong to the [Syrian] people who’ve taught the world the endurance, the strength and facing the odds,” said […]

From Rome, to Shred: Italy's Surfing Phenom Beats the Odds on Tour

There’s a moment on his way to placing first at the World Surf League Qualifying Series in Martinique in March when Leonardo Fioravanti seems to be taunting the waves. For most of his run, the 20-year-old phenom is crouched low, whipping and flipping his board in ways that should send this land-dweller tumbling into the […]

Love Island latest odds: Who are the favourites to win? Who will the new boys couple with?

Last night’s episode of Love Island 2018 saw two Islanders dumped from the villa. Both Frankie and Grace received the lowest public votes and were booted off the show. This left Samira and Dr Alex single yet again. However, with the departure of two contestants came the arrival of two new boys are set to […]

Eurovision 2018 final odds: Who will win Eurovision 2018? Latest updates

Well, it’s finally here – the 63rd Eurovision Song Contest is just hours away as the world gets ready to watch Europe’s biggest musical yearly event. The show kicks off at 8pm tonight with Ukraine opening the competition. 26 countries made it through the Grand Final and the two semi-finals have seen public opinion shift […]

Derby vs Fulham: LIVE stream, TV channel, start time, team news, latest odds

The Championship playoffs get underway with Derby hosting Fulham as the visitors look to put the disappointment of missing out on automatic promotion behind them. A 3-1 defeat to Birmingham City on the final day sealed the Cottagers’ fate as they failed to catch second-placed Cardiff City. Derby finished 13 points behind Fulham in the […]

Warren Buffett defends doing business with gun manufacturers after questioner claims it’s at odds with everything he stands for (RGR, SWHC)

AP / Seth Wenig Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway‘s CEO, said on Saturday that his personal views on gun control do not reflect the company’s thinking.  “I do not believe in imposing my political opinions on the activities of our businesses,” Buffett told shareholders at the annual meeting.  About two weeks after the Parkland, Florida high […]

Liverpool penalty? Paul Lambert and Jordan Henderson at odds over Stoke controversy

Liverpool thought they deserved a spot kick in the dying stages of their 0-0 draw with Stoke. A Georginio Wijnaldum cross struck the arm of Erik Pieters, deflecting the ball away from Roberto Firmino. The referee waved away the appeals as Stoke held on for a crucial point in their relegation battle. And Henderson was […]