1. Netherlands vs. Mexico Odds: Betting Preview and World Cup Prediction

    Mexico has been one of the more impressive teams so far in the World Cup, but can it stop the mighty Dutch attack? Keeper Guillermo Ochoa has been stellar so far, but he and the ...

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  2. Colombia vs. Uruguay Betting: World Cup Odds, Prediction in Round of 16

    According to FIFA .com , Star striker Luis Suarez has been banned for four months and suspended for nine matches after his biting incident in Uruguay’s win over Italy, ...

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  3. Brazil vs. Chile Betting Odds, Preview, World Cup Prediction

    Brazil came into the World Cup as the tournament favorite while Chile weren't even picked to get out of Group B...

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  4. LeBron James Odds: Where Will He Play in 2015 After Opting out of Contract?

    Whether it was a real earthquake or just a tremor to wake up Miami Heat management, the announcement by LeBron James Tuesday that he would opt out of his contract sent shock waves through NBA fandom ...

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  5. Germany vs. USA Betting Odds, Preview, World Cup Prediction

    Both Germany and the USA are coming off draws in their last group matches, and both are in good shape to advance...

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  6. England vs. Costa Rica Betting Preview, World Cup Odds and Prediction

    England have already been eliminated from the World Cup, and they will make several changes in the lineup for this match...

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  7. Italy vs. Uruguay Odds Preview: Betting Action Favors Azzurri on Even Odds

    It’s simple, if not easy, for Uruguay as they battle Italy on Tuesday in the final Group D match for both teams. Win or go home, four years after a stellar run to the semi-finals...

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  8. Brazil vs. Cameroon Betting Odds Preview, World Cup Prediction

    Cameroon has no chance to reach the round of 16, but it can play spoiler for host Brazil. However, only the bravest of bettors will be laying down much cash against a Brazil team seemingly still in search of its top form ...

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  9. Croatia vs. Mexico Betting Odds Preview, World Cup Group A Prediction

    Mexico have yet to lose in the World Cup, and they played to an impressive 0-0 draw facing Brazil in their second group match...

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  10. Netherlands vs. Chile: Betting Odds, Preview, World Cup Prediction

    Netherlands and Chile each have six points in group play with two wins, meaning each squad has already advanced to the last 16 of the 2014 World Cup...

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  11. USA vs. Portugal Betting Preview: World Cup Prediction

    The Americans are ahead of Portugal in the Group G standings but rank behind them in terms of oddsmaker respect as the teams prepare to clash Sunday...

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  12. Argentina, Germany World Cup Betting: Favorites vs. Iran, Ghana

    Two World Cup powerhouses are heavy favorites to clinch berths in the knockout stage of the World Cup when they take to the pitch on Saturday. Argentina is a 2.5-goal favorite against Iran in the first match of the day...

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  13. Italy vs. Costa Rica: Betting Odds, Preview, World Cup 2014 Prediction

    Costa Rica pulled off the biggest surprise in the World Cup so far, beating 2010 semifinalist Uruguay 3-1 in their group opener...

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  14. Uruguay vs. England Betting Odds Preview, World Cup 2014 Prediction

    Uruguay sat Luis Suarez in their opener against Costa Rica, apparently believing they could rest their hobbling star striker and still get three points...

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  15. Spain vs. Chile: Betting Odds Preview, World Cup 2014 Prediction

    Spain are in a must-win situation in their next 2014 World Cup match against Chile after having endured a 5-1 thrashing by Holland— the worst opening-round loss for a defending champion...

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  16. Brazil vs. Mexico Betting Odds Preview, World Cup 2014 Group A Prediction

    Brazil was lucky to win its opener, shaking the confidence of some fans but not the opinion of oddsmakers who have them as huge favorites Tuesday against Mexico...

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  17. USA vs. Ghana Betting Odds Preview, Prediction

    The Americans will begin their World Cup in the "Group of Death" Monday when they face a Ghana squad that eliminated them from the last two World Cups...

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  18. Italy vs. England Betting Odds Preview, World Cup Prediction

    Italy had a terrible 2010 World Cup, but surprised many with a march to the semifinals of Euro 2012, where they defeated Saturday’s opening-round opponent...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 3 months ago 24,301 reads 0 comments

  19. Spain vs. Netherlands Betting Preview, World Cup Odds, Prediction

    Spain is the defending World Cup champion and a significant betting favorite as they open Group B action facing Holland, the team they beat in the final of the 2010 World Cup final...

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  20. Cameroon vs. Mexico Betting Preview, World Cup Odds, Prediction

    Mexico has made it to the round of 16 in every World Cup since 1990, and they are the betting favorite in their group opener facing Cameroon...

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  21. World Cup Picks: Last Minute Group Predictions Based on Betting Volumes

    Sometimes the numbers in the boxscore and the comparative stats on each team don’t tell nearly as much about picking a game as the betting data...

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  22. World Cup Betting: Sportsbooks Predict Wagering Handle to Double from 2010

    When bets start flooding in Thursday on the World Cup opener between Brazil and Croatia, it will be part of an expected huge spike in wagering that some predict will more than double the 2010 event...

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  23. World Cup 2014 Betting: USA Victory Would Cripple Sportsbooks

    There is one small group of individuals hoping that the Group of Death kills the United States soccer team at the 2014 World Cup ...

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  24. Croatia vs. Brazil Betting Preview: World Cup Odds, Prediction

    Imagine being responsible for making 65,000 screaming fans suddenly go quiet. It would be a tremendous feeling and an incredible feat for Croatia if the country can score first in the 2014 World Cup against host Brazil...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 3 months ago 6,794 reads 1 comments

  25. World Cup Betting: How Injuries Will Affect Odds in Matches and Futures

    With just days to go before the start of the 2014 World Cup, Brazil remains a 3-1 favorite to be the first team to win a World Cup title on home turf since France in 1998...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 3 months ago 1,482 reads 0 comments