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Background Briefing is investigative journalism at its finest, exploring the issues of the day and examining society in a lively on-the-road documentary style.


Odds on you lose

August 15th, 2015

Episode 92 of 147 episodes

The explosion of online and mobile sports betting is producing a new cohort of problem gamblers, largely younger men who are being given inducements, free offers and giveaways from betting companies to keep them gambling on their favourite sports. Ann Arnold investigates.