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Manitoba Online Betting Site Taking Oscar Bets

The Canadian province of Manitoba has posted up Oscar bets on its website, offering punters the chance to wager on award categories.

The list is currently live on the Playnow online betting site, and punters can wager on the movies right now. The 87th Academy Awards ceremony is set for Sunday and can be viewed around the world.

Commenting on the wagers Playnow Spokesman Chris Fairclough said, “It’s a great opportunity to capitalize on the excitement the entertainment and the thrill of watching the Oscars."