Konami shares fell 5 percent in Tokyo trading after the ending of a 10-year partnership with football association UEFA.

Daily fantasy sports platform, DraftKings, said it will begin offering DFS contests to Australian consumers from Q2.

Seattle-based esports wagering operator Unikrn has announced the acquisition of Berlin-based ChallengeMe.GG (CME), an esports matchmaking service and tournament partner.

On April 18, BetConstruct travels to Stockholm, Sweden, for iGaming Forum 2018, an industry leading opportunity for peers to meet and network with the speakers.

China’s plans to allow the development of horse racing and to expand sports betting on the southern island of Hainan will not include casinos and therefore will not pose a threat to Macau for the foreseeable future, Bernstein Research wrote in a note.

UK football club Tottenham Hotspur is extending its partnership with online gaming brand Fun88, which will continue to be the club’s official betting partner in Asia and Latin America.

Sports fantasy and betting business PlayUp is eyeing a listing on the ASX and Nasdaq, after a string of acquisitions in the Australian fantasy sports and wagering sector.

China’s government has given the greenlight for the development of horse racing and sports lottery in the southernmost island of Hainan, in moves that it says will help promote tourism in the province.

Daily fantasy sports operator PlayUp has acquired DraftStars from Australian wagering operator CrownBet.

When in 2016 the U.S. Supreme Court accepted to hear the appeal in the Christie v. National Collegiate Athletic Association case (later renamed Murphy v. National Collegiate Athletic Association) no one expected New Jersey ever to be allowed to offer sports betting to its residents. 

When in 2016 the U.S. Supreme Court accepted to hear the appeal in the Christie v. National Collegiate Athletic Association case (later renamed Murphy v. National Collegiate Athletic Association) no one expected New Jersey ever to be allowed to offer sports betting to its residents. For years New Jersey had sought to challenge Nevada’s monopoly on legal sports betting, eventually passing legislation allowing the Garden State’s casinos and racetracks to accept bets on sports events played outside the state and not involving state’s college teams.



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