Sports Betting Scandals

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Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: Pete Rose, Hansie Cronje, Nikolay Davydenko, Match Fixing, Rick Neuheisel, Tim Donaghy, 2006 Italian Football Scandal, John the Bookmaker Controversy, Bruce Grobbelaar, Canton Bulldogs-Massillon Tigers Betting Scandal, Black Sox Scandal, Paul Hornung, Bundesliga Scandal, 2007 Nba Betting Scandal, Alex Karras, 2002 Breeders' Cup ...

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Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: Pete Rose, Hansie Cronje, Nikolay Davydenko, Match Fixing, Rick Neuheisel, Tim Donaghy, 2006 Italian Football Scandal, John the Bookmaker Controversy, Bruce Grobbelaar, Canton Bulldogs-Massillon Tigers Betting Scandal, Black Sox Scandal, Paul Hornung, Bundesliga Scandal, 2007 Nba Betting Scandal, Alex Karras, 2002 Breeders' Cup Betting Scandal, Boston College Basketball Point Shaving Scandal of 1978-79, Paolo Rossi, Kieren Fallon, Brazilian Football Match-Fixing Scandal, Tony Kay, Fine Cotton, 2009 European Football Betting Scandal, George Hall, Robert Hoyzer, Potito Starace, Yellow Sam Betting Coup, William B. Cox, Match Fixing in Romanian Football, 1910 Chalmers Award, 1915 British Football Betting Scandal, Maurice Odumbe, Joseph "Sport" Sullivan, Daniele Bracciali, Jimmy Gauld, Reinhard Fabisch, Totonero 1980, Ye Zheyun, Operation Slapshot, Flockton Grey, Olivier Suray, 1964 British Betting Scandal, 2004 Rugby League Betting Scandal, Giorgio Galimberti, Gay Future, Esmond Million, Jack Molinas, Point Shaving, Bold Personality, Alessio Di Mauro, Steffen Karl, Dowd Report, Pascoe Bioletti, Claudio Puglisi. Excerpt: Ty Cobb and Napoleon "Nap" Lajoie Before the 1910 Major League Baseball season , Hugh Chalmers of the Chalmers Automobile Company announced a promotion in which a Chalmers Model 30 automobile would be given to the batting champions for Major League Baseball 's American and National Leagues . Controversy At the start of the final day of the 1910 season, Ty Cobb of the Detroit Tigers held a slim lead in the race for the American League batting title, just a few percentage points ahead of the Cleveland Indians ' Nap Lajoie . While Cobb did not play in the Tigers' final two games of the season, Lajoie played in two successive games on the last day of the season for the ...

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  • ISBN-13: 9781155779775
  • Publisher: General Books LLC
  • Publication date: 5/7/2010
  • Pages: 84
  • Product dimensions: 7.44 (w) x 9.69 (h) x 0.17 (d)

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