Place your bets on Super Street Fighter IV!

Posted April 28, 2010 by Marshall in Events, PS3, Xbox 360

Who ever would of thought that you can place legal bets on a computer game… Who will you be betting on with your gaming bucks?

You can now place your bets on tomorrow’s SSFIV contest. Paddy Power the online bookmaker has decided to host the bets on there online betting site for the contest.
It will take place tomorrow at 7PM (Central London). This is the first time ever that a bookmaker has offered odds on an videogame contest.

The contesters Ryan Hart and Femi Adeboye two of the country’s most respected and well know Street Fighter IV players will be taking place in betting battle. The fight will consist the best out of 3 and bets can be made round-by-round with the constant change of odds giving you gamblers the opportunity to place opportunistic bets. Paddy power will be streaming the fight on there website.

"The response to the Super Street Fighter IV fight night shows there’s a real interest in competitive video gaming as a legitimate sport," says Paddy Power, communications director, Paddy Power. "In-running betting is usually reserved for high-profile sporting events such as football and boxing – but we’re now putting additional resources into tomorrow’s live streaming in order to offer greater choice for our customers, because the demand is certainly there." 

Ryan Hart remains the current favourite at 1/3.

Pre-Order Street Fighter IV Here £24.99
I think i may have to get my bet on.
Watch the fight streamed live from 7:00pm tomorrow (April 29th) at



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