So Wales played with pride, defied the critics who gave them no hope, their supporters were a credit to the country and - as predicted - their talisman Gareth Bale scored. At 13/8 and 6/5 he was the first winning match bet for me of this tournament and one I felt confident would pay off.
I toyed with betting on him to score first at odds of 4/1. Some VG Tips members did that, the clever people! But i decided to play safe and simply up my stakes and bet on him to score at any stage. It took . . .
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