Malaysia Police Arrest Almost 200 Over World Cup Betting

Updated: 27 June 2014 17:59 IST

The arrests included four people held for allegedly being involved in the group which raked in 7.5 million ringgit ($2.3 million) in bets every day since the World Cup kicked off, said Malaysia's federal crime investigation deputy director Mazlan Mansor.

Malaysia Police Arrest Almost 200 Over World Cup Betting
Heavy bets had been placed on several World Cup matches, prompting arrests by Malaysian police. © AP

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Topics : FIFA World Cup 2014 Football
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