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bookie

n. a bookmaker for betting. My bookie wants his money on the spot.
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The two bookies arrested during the raid -- Kiran Bala and Tommy Patel -- had revealed information about an alleged network of bookies in north India.
Thakur also took a swipe at Srinivasan with reference to his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan, who is accused in the IPL match fixing scandal through the letter: "I would request at least now share with me or other colleagues in BCCI the list of suspected bookies in India so that we may keep away from them.
The five pals - David Fitzmaurice, Mayor of Kerry Ned O'Sullivan, Toddy Carey, Seamus Galvin, and Noel Galvin, all in their 50s - had friends and family put bets on all over Ireland in small amounts of between EUR250 and EUR500 to make sure the bookies did not get suspicious.
Thousands of accumulators were resting on Liverpool and Manchester City the following day and both did the business with something to spare, leaving bookies going spare.
The sooner racing renews its MBR vows, the sooner it can turn to the really tricky part - getting a satisfactory deal with the bookies.
The Tote and exchanges have separate place markets but bookies only have one set of prices and have to take into account the effect of each-way betting when pricing up a win market.
Other prices not available with the British bookies include Sweden at 34-1 (offered by Danish bookie Bet24.
The court, which granted bail to 21 accused, has rubbished the police's claim and said that none of the accused who got bail were in touch with Salman, a Pak bookie, or with Dawood and henchmen Javed Chautani and Chhota Shakeel.
THE punters at the bookies were always full of patter.
A bookie on the hill at Epsom, where a row is brewing over a plan to end decades of bookmaking tradition
Where I lived as a kid, the local bookie was a bloke called Wheeler who served the inhabitants in our part of Aston and Summer Lane.
There were media reports said that she had handed over Asifs voice recordings with the bookie and some other related information to the ICC official.
SEATTLE -- Muckleshoot Indian Tribe of Washington State is proud to announce its agreement with Bookie Mania Ltd, owner of BOOKIE MANIA[TM], to enter into an equity partnership with the company.
We can shift our base to any place and carry on with our business without being noticed by the police," said a bookie.
A bookie who has been arrested is reported to have confessed that he had regularly arranged women for the cricketers.