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Bellator 117 @ 21:25 EST on Spike

Stay tuned for UFC/MMA/Boxing special promotions!!!

Douglas Lima      -235

Rick Hawn          +200                 Welterweight Championship

Patricky Freire     -120

Derek Campos     +100                 Lightweight Tournament Semifinal

Marcin Held          -175

Derek Anderson    +150               Lightweight Tournament Semifinal




 NBA Playoffs Begin Saturday!

4/19 @ 12:30 EST

Brooklyn Nets @ Toronto Raptors @ 12:30

Golden State Warriors vs Los Angeles Clippers @ 3:30

Atlanta Hawks vs Indiana Pacers @ 7:05

Memphis Grizzlies vs Oklahoma City Thunder @ 9:35

Men’s Tennis Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters-Semifinals

Saturday 4/19 @ 2:15 EST on Tennis Channel



David Ferrer             -134             -1.5 -111           Over 23 -112   

Stanislas Wawrinka    +118            +1.5 -105           Under 23 -104


Novak Djokovic         -350              -4 -120             Over 22 -106

Roger Federer           +290             +4 +104            Under 22 -110          



Full UFC on Fox 11 preview to come! 

4/19 @ 3:30 EST on Fox 





Betting Events Calendar, April

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UFC on FOX 11:  Werdum vs. Browne

Saturday, 4/19 @ 20:00 EST on FOX

Heavyweights Fabrico Werdum (17-5-1) and Travis “Hapa” Browne (16-1-1) headline in a pivotal matchup with heavyweight title implications.  The Brazilian Werdum, best known for his stoppage of once thought invincible Fedor, will use his BJJ in an attempt to submit Browne, who has finished off his last three opponents in less than seven minutes combined.  In the co-main event, Miesha “Cupcake” Tate (13-5) and Liz “Girl-rilla” Carmouche (9-4) will battle in the women’s bantamweight division.

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UFC 172:  Jones vs. Teixeira

Saturday, 4/26 @ 22:00 EST on PPV

UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon “Bones” Jones (19-1)  (-575) faces arguably his toughest test to date against Brazilian beast Glover Teixeira (22-2) (+445).  Since his dominating victory over “Shogun” Rua at UFC 128 to capture the 205 belt, “Bones” has successfully defended his title six times and the Pound 4 Pound star has no intentions of stopping anytime soon.  Challenger Teixeira, who finishes his victims 92% of the time, is currently riding an impressive 20 fight win streak dating back to 2005.  In the co-main event, Phil “Mr. Wonderful” Davis (12-1) welcomes Anthony “Rumble” Johnson (16-4) back to the UFC after dismantling his past six opponents outside of the organization.

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UFC Fight Night 40:  Minotauro vs. Nelson

Friday, 4/11 @ 14:00 EST on Fight Pass

Heavyweights Antonio “Minotauro” Nogueira (34-8-1) (+115) and Roy “Big Country” Nelson (13-9)  (-135) headline the UFC’s return to Abu Dhabi, UAE.  With both fighters coming off losses, this matchup is a “must win” for both fighters looking to stay relevant at the 265 weight class.  In the co-main event, Welterweight Clay “The Carpenter” Guida (30-14) (-125), owner of five “Fight of the Night” bonuses, looks to halt Japan’s Tatsuya “Crusher” Kawajiri (33-7-2) (+105) and his current six fight win streak.

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TUF Nations Finale:  Bisping vs. Kennedy

Wednesday, 4/16 @ 19:00 EST on FSP 1

Middleweights headline when England’s Michael “The Count” Bisping (24-5) (-165) and US Army soldier Tim Kennedy (17-4) (+145) meet in Quebec City, Canada for The Ultimate Fighter Nations Finale.  In the co-main event, Canadian welterweight Patrick “The Predator” Cote (19-8) (-115) welcomes Australian Kyle “KO” Noke (20-6-1) (-105) to enemy territory!

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 Bellator 117

Saturday, 4/18 @ 21:00 EST on Spike

Welterweight Championship between Douglas Lima (25-5) and Rick Hawn (18-2).  The vacant 170 strap is up for grabs with both fighters currently rocking a 4 fight win streak.

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Bellator 116

Saturday, 4/11 @ 21:00 EST on Spike

Heavyweight Tournament Semifinals headlined by UFC veteran Lavar Johnson (18-8) and undefeated Bulgarian Blagoi Ivanov (10-0).  All 18 of “Big” Johnson’s wins have come inside the distance while Ivanov sports an impressive 80% stoppage ratio himself.  Don’t blink when these two get in the cage!

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ATP Events

Monte Carlo Rolex Masters

4/13 – 4/20

2013 Champion:  Novak Djokovic

Julian Benneteau / Nenad Zimonjic

Barcelona Open

4/21– 4/27

2013 Champion:  Rafael Nadal

Alexander Peya / Bruno Soares

BRD Nastase Tiriac Trophy

4/21 – 4/27

2013 Champion:  Lukas Rosol

Max Mirnyi / Horia Tecau

Portugal Open

4/28 – 5/4

2013 Champion:  Stanislas Wawrinka

Santiago Gonzalez / Scott Lipsky

BMW Open

4/28 – 5/4

2013 Champion:  Tommy Haas

Jarkko Nieminen / Dmitry Tursunov

WTA Events

BNP Paribas Katowice Open

4/7 – 4/13

2013 Champion:  Roberta Vinci

Lara Arruabarrena / Lourdes Dominguez

BMW Open

4/14 – 4/20

2013 Champion:  Karolina Pliskova

Kai-Chen Chang / Shuko Aoyama

GP SAR La Princesse

4/21 – 4/27

2013 Champion:  Francesca Schiavone

Timea Babos / Mandy Minella

Porsche Tennis GP

4/21 – 4/27

2013 Champion:  Maria Sharapova

Mona Barthel / Sabine Lisicki

Portugal Open

4/28 5/3

2013 Champion:  Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova

Chan Hao-ching / Kristina Mladenovic

Boxing Events

Pacquiao vs. Bradley 2

Saturday, 4/12 @ 21:00 EST on PPV

Undefeated two-division world champion and current WBO Welterweight Champion Timothy “Desert Storm” Bradley (31-0, 12 KOs) rematches eight-division world champion Manny “PacMan” Pacquiao (55-5-2, 38 KOs).  Their first fight in 2012 ended in major controversy with the challenger Bradley (+350) somehow being awarded a Split Decision, despite the champion Pacquiao landing more punches at a higher connect rate.  This time as champion, Bradley enters the rematch yet again as the underdog (+185) while those wanting to back the Pilipino banger are looking at around (-220).

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March Madness – The Sweet 16!

With the first weekend of NCAA March Madness complete, BitcoinRush.io has been at the center of the biggest college basketball tournament’s action and excitement!

Bitcoin continues to be the ideal way to bet on sports – the anonymity and odds are unbeatable by any off-shore book. We continue to offer futures bets through the tournament – so it’s never too late to get a bet down on your favorite teams.

We’ve ranked all 16 remaining teams in order of most likely to least likely to win below – including bitcoin march madness futures odds.

Based on the odds available, there is roughly a 2-in-3 chance a top-4 team will win the tournament, and a 85% chance of one of the top 50% of the teams.

However – the payoff is huge for Stanford and Dayton, at 65-to-1 and 85-to-1 if they can pull it off!

Louisville +400
Florida +400
Arizona +450
Michigan St +450
Virginia +1000
Michigan +1600
Wisconsin +1600
Baylor +2000
Kentucky +2000
UCLA +2200
Iowa St +2500
Tennessee +2500
U Conn +2800
San Diego St +3800
Stanford +6500
Dayton +8500

The games start back Thursday – so get your bitcoin futures bets in today!



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