2008 Miss World

2008 Miss World

Miss Russia Now The Favorite To Win Miss World 2008

Miss Russia is the surprising favorite to be crowned Miss World 2008, which is ironic since the Miss World pageant had to move to South America following hostilities between the previous host count

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Dec/11/2008

Why On Earth is Miss Germany +15000?

Miss World 2008, the 58th Miss World Final will be held at Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa on December 13, 2008.

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/10/2008

Political Instability Bad News for Miss World Contestants

For the first time ever, viewers will select the winner of Miss World 2008. However, contestants from countries experiencing upheaval are depicted as long shots.

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/10/2008

Miss Spain Miss World 2008 Odds Come In At 8/1

Sportsbook.com has released odds on Miss Worl

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Dec/09/2008

2008 Miss World Betting Heats Up With Miss Ukraine Favored

With the 2008 Miss World competition just days away, betting on this popular event will increase throughout the week.  The 2008 Miss World pageant takes place Saturday December 13 at the Sandton C

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Dec/07/2008

2008 Miss World Betting Odds

2008 Miss World Betting Odds have been released by BetUS.com

The event will take place December 13, 2008 in Johannesburg, South Africa.  The event was moved from Kiev, Ukraine due to the escalating tensions between neighboring Russia and Georgia.

Interestingly enough, Miss Ukriane was instilled as the early favorite to be crowned the 2008 Miss World winner.  She was listed with 6/1 odds for a payout potential of $600 for every $100 bet. 

Submitted by Payton on, Nov/11/2008

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Ronconi Takes Home $175k on HPT

Ronconi Takes Home $175k on HPT

Heartland Poker Tour (HPT) kicked off its 2018 season in a big way at Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago. The Main Event drew 544 entries, building a total prize pool of $783,360. In the end Naperville, Illinois' Darryl Ronconi came out on top, collecting $175,482 and the new custom-designed champion's watch.

France Appoints Digital Currency Mission Leader

France Appoints Digital Currency Mission Leader

Each day, different governments are trying to regulate digital currencies. Starting with USA, South Korea, and China many countries are restricting. The aim is to track how digital currencies spread. France is the latest to come up with the law. French Minister for Economy Bruno Le Maire makes the announcement.

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