World Cup history – part nine Year played: 2002 Hosts: South Korea & Japan Champions: Brazil The 2002 World Cup, joint-hosted by South Korea and Japan, was the first tournament to be held in Asia, as well as being the last to feature the golden goal rule, which meant that the first team to score in extra-time claimed the.. JUNE 13, 2018
World Cup Group G preview Teams Belgium, England, Tunisia, Panama Qualification Under new manager Roberto Martinez Belgium dominated their qualifying group and were unbeaten, winning nine of their 10 games. This gave them a nine-point advantage over second place Greece, and they scored 43 times which, along with Germany, .. JUNE 13, 2018
48 hours to kick-off! The wait is almost over – Russia 2018 kicks-off in exactly 48 hours when the hosts take on Uruguay at the Luzhniki Stadium in the capital city Moscow. With the month-long festival of football rapidly approaching, this is an opportune moment to analyse at some of the things to look out for:VAR .. JUNE 12, 2018
Egypt vs Uruguay – the Group A favourites start their World Cup campaign Group A contains the hosts Russia, so there will be plenty of attention across the three matchdays, but it is Uruguay that are the clear favourites to finish in first place at the 2018 World Cup. In Tipbet’s season bets before the first match on Thursday, the South Americans are 1.70 to win th.. JUNE 12, 2018
World Cup history – part eight Year played: 1994 Host: USA Champions: Brazil The 1994 World Cup in the United States took place from 17th June to 17th July and despite the country not boasting a top-level national league it was a financial success and broke the attendance record which stands to this day. Perhaps most cruciall.. JUNE 12, 2018
World Cup Group F preview Teams Germany, Mexico, South Korea, Sweden Qualification Sweden produced a huge upset in reaching Russia 2018 by eliminating Italy in the play-offs; the first time that the Azzurri failed to reach the World Cup in 60 years. This was preceded by an impressive group showing with the Scandinavians f.. JUNE 11, 2018
Russia vs Saudi Arabia – the hosts open the 2018 World Cup Thursday evening will see the hosts Russia kick-off the month-long festival of football when they face Saudi Arabia in the opening fixture of the 2018 World Cup. The game is taking place at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, which is also the venue for the final on 15th July. As they have not played a.. JUNE 11, 2018
French Open and Formula 1: bet on a big weekend of sport with Tipbet With two major sporting events taking place across Saturday and Sunday, this weekend promises to be an unmissable one. On Saturday afternoon there is the women’s singles final of the 2018 French Open – the year’s second tennis Grand Slam – which starts at 15:00 CET and is bet.. JUNE 08, 2018
World Cup history – part seven Year played: 1986 Host: Mexico Champions: Argentina Mexico was decided as the location for the 1986 World Cup after European countries were ruled out due to the previous tournament taking place in Spain. It was originally meant to be heading to Colombia for the first time, but economic problems .. JUNE 08, 2018
World Cup Group E preview Teams Brazil, Costa Rica, Serbia, SwitzerlandQualification Other than the hosts Russia, who qualified automatically, Brazil were the first team to book a place at the 2018 World Cup, wrapping up their berth in March 2017 and dominating the CONMEBOL section. They won 12 of their 18 matches and lost.. JUNE 08, 2018