How did sport and gambling turn into so inextricably linked?


The United Kingdom SpoIt is near the end of gambling money in a major advertising reform and sponsorship. How was sport and gambling? Become so inextricably linked and should we follow Britain's example? For more about that we talked David Conn, Guardian football journalist Darragh McGhee, Bath University – – Lecturer (Assistant Professor), Department of Health. Chairman of the ethics committee for social science research.

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