Paddy Power Opens Glastonbury Festival Betting Markets

April 4th, 2013

SHARE

This summer sees the return of the hugely popular Glastonbury Festival, and the recent announcement of this year's glittering line-up for the weekend of 28th-30th June suggests that it's ready to come back in style.

Just in case a line-up which includes bands like the Arctic Monkeys and Mumford & Sons wasn’t impressive enough, the festival's organisers have managed to bag one of the biggest bands of all time: the Rolling Stones. And in recognition of the event, Paddy Power Sports has priced up a number of special Glastonbury markets that festival fans can enjoy.

One Glastonbury market concerns which song the Rolling Stones will choose to open with. At the time of writing, Paint It Black is the 2/1 favourite out of a field of five songs. Interestingly, Wild Horses gets a look-in with odds of 4/1, even though it might seem unlikely for any rock band to open a festival set with a slow acoustic number.

Players can also bet on which song they think that the Rolling Stones will close their set with. There is again a selection of five to choose from, with no repetition of the songs listed on the opening song market. One of the band’s biggest-selling singles, (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction, is the odds-on favourite at 6/4, although both Jumpin’ Jack Flash (9/4) and Brown Sugar (7/1) are also frequently played live.

For any budding weather forecasters out there, Paddy Power Sports' Specials Betting page also has a Glastonbury weather market. You can back the hottest day of the year to occur during the festival at 12/1, while anyone with the hunch that a thunderstorm will blow out the power on the Pyramid Stage can get odds of 25/1 on this happening.

For all you need to know about the bookmaker, head over to Paddy Power Sports to make your festival bets.

Betting News Articles


Potential Trump Impeachment Big Business for Bookies
Potential Trump Impeachment Big Business for Bookies

The world may only be a few weeks into President Trump's first term, but already the knives are out. From political opponents and protesters to media ... Read More

DraftKings Acquires Coveted Malta Gaming License
DraftKings Acquires Coveted Malta Gaming License

DraftKings' continued push into Europe took another step forward recently with the news that it has been granted a "skill game" licence by the Malta G ... Read More

What the New NBA 2K eLeague Means for eSports Betting
What the New NBA 2K eLeague Means for eSports Betting

The 2018 NBA season will mark a milestone for the brand and the online gaming industry as a whole as it will feature the first professional eSports le ... Read More

Mr Green Sports Adds Live Score App Forza Football
Mr Green Sports Adds Live Score App Forza Football

The Stockholm-based Mr Green continues to invest heavily in its new sportsbook product, and the latest addition to its ranks is Football Forza. This l ... Read More

bet365 Unveils New ‘Edit Bet’ Feature
bet365 Unveils New ‘Edit Bet’ Feature

Occasionally in life, and especially in online betting, there are moments when it would be convenient to just click your fingers and disappear into th ... Read More

The 10 Most Insane Bets on Things Trump Might Do as US President
The 10 Most Insane Bets on Things Trump Might Do as US President

He's arguably the most controversial US presidential candidate in history, but will Donald Trump really be as outrageous in office as he's suggested? ... Read More

Betting Navigation

Newsletter

Sign up for the free Gambling.com Newsletter to stay on top of all the best bonuses!
We will never share or misuse your personal information. Privacy Policy

Latest Betting News

Betting Guides

Country Guide