Find TV betting tips here for the latest talent show or reality contest, along with odds for a variety of events outside of mainstream sports. There are betting specials for those big occasions which only come along every now and again such as the Oscars, the name of a royal baby or the identity of the next James Bond.
Live TV competitions such as Eurovision and Strictly Come Dancing have the same element of tension as sporting matches, as the end result is not known in advance. Even scripted dramas such as Game of Thrones can offer betting opportunities, with plots kept under wraps to keep viewers wondering what will happen next.
As well as being able to explore TV betting odds for many of your favourite programmes, there are always a host of political betting markets running at any time, such as the outcome of the next General Election or who the next US President will be. The great thing about TV bets or special bets is that they are aimed at fans of these particular events and are usually very straightforward, offering just a single wager on the outright winner.
Sports.net’s articles give you handy hints for betting on TV or betting on specials, helping to arm you with all the information you need for any wager you might wish to put on.
The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games kicks off this week in Australia. 71 nations and territories from around the world join together for the festival of sporting excellence, four years since the last event in Glasgow.
22-year-old Londoner Dua Lipa leads the nominations for the Brit Awards 2018 with nods in five different categories, the most of any female artist in a single year since the awards began in 1977.
It is that time of year when Hollywood's finest have an extra spring in their step as they parade up and down red carpets all over the world, with awards to be won and careers to be taken to the next level.
Celebrity Big Brother has still not been put out of its misery and the long-running reality show is back for a 21st run of shamelessly trashy TV.
All sorts of betting specials are available, depending on what is on TV at the time or what is happening in the world. The diversity of the markets makes it hard to study form or trends in many cases, but special bets are ideal if you have an expertise in a specific area. Find more television betting tips below, as well as useful guidance on how to bet on specials.