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Gleaner duo to feature on JustBet's 'Before the Whistle'

Published:Saturday | November 1, 2014 | 12:00 AM

KINGSTON:Supreme Ventures will be bringing an exciting and entertaining new twist to local sports television, when the company premieres its new sports betting discussion feature, 'JustBet Before the Whistle', on Thursday, November 6.

The weekly three-minute segment will air on Thursdays at 9:25 p.m. on Television Jamaica (TVJ), just before the station's 'Eye on Sports' discussion programme.

The segment will be hosted by experienced and internationally acclaimed journalist André Lowe, a three-time recipient of the Press Association of Jamaica's Sports Journalist of the Year award, along with popular television host and Gleaner Online brand manager, Dr Terri-Karelle Reid, who is also a former Miss Jamaica World.

JustBet 'Before the Whistle' will highlight some of the top sporting events on the upcoming weekend calendar, giving the JustBet betting odds on each event as well as providing quick, informative match previews, analysis and predictions, courtesy of the two hosts.

"We are really looking forward to bringing a new and exciting component to the sports media landscape, through 'JustBet Before the Whistle'," said Andrei Roper, senior marketing officer for sports betting at Supreme Ventures.

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"We are confident that the show will appeal to sports fans and sports bettors alike, and that it will attract new players to the exciting and potentially lucrative world of sports betting."

Roper added: "With André Lowe being an accomplished sports journalist and an avid sports bettor and Terri-Karelle Griffith-Reid a seasoned tele-vision host and a sports fanatic in her own right, we feel that we have a very dynamic duo who can inform, educate and entertain sports fans and sports bettors each week, giving them some very useful tips to help them make some informed bets - and to win some money courtesy of JustBet."

In addition to its weekly airing on TVJ, episodes of 'JustBet Before the Whistle' will also be made available for viewing on The Gleaner's website at www.jamaica-gleaner.com and the JustBet website and social media pages.

Radio listeners will not be left out as 'JustBet Before the Whistle' will be edited for broadcast on IRIE FM, ZIP 103 FM and KLAS ESPN FM 89.

Among the major leagues and events currently available for betting with JustBet - and which will feature prominently on 'JustBet Before the Whistle' are the NBA, NFL, UEFA Champions League, Barclays Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, MLS and Euro 2016 qualifiers.

For more information, call the Supreme Ventures sports betting customer service centre at 1-888-SUPPORT (1-888-787-7678) or visit JustBet online at www.justbetja.com, the Facebook fan page at www.facebook.com/justbet, Twitter at www.twitter.com/justbet_ja, Instagram at www.instagram.com/justbet_ja, or the YouTube page at www.youtube.com/justbetja.