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How Do GamingTraditions Differ Around The World?

How Do GamingTraditions Differ Around The World?

Gaming
In some corners of the world, gambling consists of mainly sports betting; whereas in other countries, it consists of the lottery and bingo. However, when online gambling emerged in the late 1990s, it changed the landscape of the activity and created brand new opportunities for all consumers. While some countries are more accepting of gambling and offer a variety of new options - just look at the amount of tourism in Las Vegas – and some cultures base their gambling interests largely on favourite sporting teams and traditions, they overall prove that gambling is one of the most popular past times, but certain countries have unique ways to gamble. Spain The lottery is famous throughout the world, but no country loves this form of gambling more than the Spanish, and there is one tim
Tips to Train a Winning Race Horse

Tips to Train a Winning Race Horse

Sports
Horse racing has been around North America a long time, in fact the Sport of Kings is thought to have first got up and running on U.S. soil in 1665 in what is now the state of New York. That’s only one year after the Brits first annexed Manhattan from the Dutch. Early races were more often contested simply between two horses and their riders and conducted upon the roads of towns. The sport has evolved of course and today the U.S. Triple Crown, a concept of three races originating in England in 1853, features the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness and Belmont Stakes and is one of the most watched horse racing events on the planet; the Derby alone has had television viewing audiences of over 16 million. Trainer Bob Baffert Has Won Preakness Five Times Leading trainers, such as Bob Ba