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2011-05-23 12:41:00

MANCHESTER, England, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sir Alex Ferguson is supporting Manchester United fan Fred Done in his bid to buy the government owned Tote Bookmakers. The Betfred boss Fred Done is up against Sir Martin Broughton's Sports Investment Partners as the race enters the final furlong. Fergie on the day he received Manchester United's record nineteenth title backed Fred Done. Sir Alex Ferguson said, "The most important issue is that Fred has proved himself...

2011-04-23 10:55:00

MANCHESTER, England, April 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bookie Fred Done has once again paid out early on Manchester United winning the Premier League. The Red Devils today beat Everton and the bookie has decided it's all over even though Manchester United have still got to play both Chelsea and Arsenal in their final four games. So anyone who backed United to win the league can collect their winnings. The Betfred boss said, "It's costing me 300 hundred grand but I'm delighted...

Word of the Day
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.