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David Bruce: Gambling Anecdotes

https://pixabay.com/en/playing-cards-paper-game-joker-2933375/ On September 20, 1973, Billie Jean King and Bobby Briggs met in a tennis match played in the Astrodome in Houston, Texas. The match came about because of the braggadocio of Mr. Briggs, who enjoyed making outrageous bets and … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Gambling Anecdotes

  https://pixabay.com/en/usa-las-vegas-nevada-america-2650170/ Professional golfer Sam Snead made a lot of money from friendly wagers in games that he played with amateurs. There’s nothing wrong with that. The amateurs had a chance to win because of their handicaps, although as you … Continue reading

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