Sunday, 19 Aug 2018
Aussie Rules Football History

A Short History of Aussie Rules Football

Australian Rules football was invented in 1858 in Melbourne, Australia and the first match which took place before the codification of Australian Rules football was organised and umpired by Tom Willis on 31st July 1858 at the Richmond Paddock. The match was contested by Melbourne Grammar School and Scotch College, and the oldest surviving set […]

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Slot Machines

8 Untrue Myths About Slot Machines

Owing to the nature of the internet, there is a massive amount of misinformation to be found throughout its hallowed halls. Whether this misinformation is a result of not knowing any better, incorrect belief, or maliciousness is hard to prove, but there are many myths pertaining to slot machines that often do the rounds online. […]

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UFC Myths & Urban Legends

Outlandish UFC Myths and Urban Legends

The UFC is a secretive organisation with a somewhat shady past which is the perfect breeding ground for urban legends and myths to flourish. Mixed Martian Arts (MMA) promoters are generally ‘colourful’ characters to put it mildly, either with histories associated with organised crime or professional boxing, and the fighters themselves often exhibit bizarre behaviour […]

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Sports Betting Superstitions

Weird, Wacky and Wonderful Sports Betting Superstitions

Owing to the amount of luck involved in placing a successful sports bet, it’s no wonder that many punters have many weird, wonderful, and bizarre sports betting superstitions. If you’ve ever visited the racetrack, a live sporting event, or a TAB outlet, you’ve most likely come across punters which practise strange rituals ahead of placing […]

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Common Lucky Items

The Most Common Lucky Items

There are various types of gambling superstitions, ranging from the silly and harmless, all the way through to the strange and unusual. Regardless of what form a gambling superstition takes, however, all are more or less aimed at the same basic thing; having good luck in a favourite casino game, or in bet making. Whatever […]

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Crown Casino Morgue Myth

The Morgue Under Crown Casino

Crown Casino is one of Victoria’s best and most well-known land based casinos. It boasts a large gaming floor with many kinds of slots and table games and attracts huge crowds of patrons each year. Many of said patrons are on the elderly side, while others undergo other crippling experiences and it is rumored that […]

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How to have good luck at the casino

Improving Your Chances of Winning at the Casino Many casino players believe that they can make their own good luck by using various rituals or lucky charms.  There are players that have items of clothing or jewellery that they believe improve their chances of winning.  One lady even said that she eats a certain meal […]

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The Haka

If you watch rugby at all, you’ve certainly seen the All Blacks haka. And you probably also know that it comes from a traditional Maori war dance. It was a dance performed by Maori people before battles in front of their enemies, as a way to intimidate them with their strength and prowess. If you […]

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