Sports’ betting has been controlled for a long period of time. It all started 2000 years ago. The Greeks introduce sports betting to the world and it spread throughout ancient Rome, where it was accepted and legalized.
Sports betting became popular in England in the form of horse race betting. Gamblers can bet on the horse that they think will place first or second or third. Betting is different from any country. It would depend on the size of the field that would take part in the race. If there are less than seven runners, only the first and second placers will win the bet. This quickly became a peoples favorite past time.
Gambling continued to grow and is very common nowadays. It’s would cost millions of profit for casinos and sportsbook throughout the world. Sports betting are being advertised on televisions, where kids from home can watch and there are calls for the government to control this. However, in many countries, they are trying to pass a law to legalize sports gambling. By making it legal, they can collect much-needed tax revenue.