Betting on Non-Sporting Occasions

Although sports betting is easily the most popular kind of betting, it's not the only real type of wagering available. With elevated competition, sportsbooks are attempting to attract players by providing both bets on occasions not directly associated with sport or fully unrelated into it.

Betting on Politics

The 2nd most widely used field for bets is politics, especially with regards to presidential elections. Thus, during elections within the U.S. in 2008, sportsbooks set Hillary Clinton like a popular with a ratio of 5 to at least one.