In just a few short weeks the sports betting world will come to a grandly halt and focus almost exclusively as billions of the world’s population tune into the largest sports betting event in the world: the 2010 World Cup.
In fact, not only is the quadrennial event the largest sports betting event in the world, but this particular edition -the 2010 World Cup- might just be the biggest most exciting World Cup in the history of the world. That’s quite a statement to make, but most likely true.
The world has seen dozens of World Cups since the event originated in the early part of the 20th century and the popularity of the World Cup has grown exponentially all the way to present age of Internet betting.
And with the development of the online betting industry there sports betting community has drawn an even bigger audience than before with access now nearly unlimited. In years past, it was nearly impossible for some fans to get involved with the wagering on the World Cup simply because the logistics were impossible.
But thanks to the creation of online betting and new and ever expanding Internet betting technologies there are almost no restrictions on the World Cup betting.
But what really makes this year’s World Cup betting so exciting is the fact that for the first time in the 100 year history of this spectacular event it will be held on the African continent.
In fact it will be first time that any major sporting event has been held in Africa and for that reason alone many more sports fans will checking out the online betting for this event.
South Africa is the perfect place for this event as well, as Africa is quickly emerging as a major soccer power with dozens of its top players starring in the top soccer betting leagues around the world. What better way to celebrate this explosion onto the world soccer scene than by hosting its very own World Cup betting event?