A Man Has Been Arrested For Court Side Betting At The Australian Open

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Police have arrested a man from the United Kingdom who was allegedly taking court side bets at the Australian open tennis event.

According to a Fairfax Media report the 22-year-old man was allegedly taking wagers on point outcomes during a match.

He was charged with one count of engaging in a conduct that would corrupt a betting outcome, and bailed to appear before Melbourne Magistrates’ Court on Thursday.

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