Saturday, January 19, 2019

World Cup draws record bets but predictable final damps profit

With the football World Cup finally at a close, Russian bookies are finding their profits are lower than expected, despite a surge in volume. Russian...

World Cup draws record bets but predictable final damps profit

With the football World Cup finally at a close, Russian bookies are finding their profits are lower than expected, despite a surge in volume.

Sun Bets closes shop and Tabcorp exits

Australian wagering giant Tabcorp on Thursday confirmed its exit from Sun Bets, its flagging UK online wagering business that it has been operating in...

10Bet signs shirt sponsorship deal with Blackburn Rovers F.C.

10Bet, an online sports betting operator, has signed a major three-year partnership agreement with EFL Championship side Blackburn Rovers, becoming the club’s Official Principal...

Thai gambling arrests soar during World Cup

Police in Thailand arrested three times as many gambling suspects during the FIFA World Cup this year than they did during the prior tournament in 2014, The Nation reports.

China arrest 540 suspects in Bitcoin betting crackdown

Over 540 suspects have been arrested in China for their involvement in a Bitcoin football betting ring, Xinhua News reports. Police in China’s Guangdong...

Sportsbet wins federal court injunction against CrownBet’s rebrand plans

Australian online bookmaker Sportsbet has won an injunction order which prevents CrownBet from changing its name to ‘Sportingbet’, local media reports. CrownBet, which was formerly...

Law Commission backpedals on betting legalization, issues clarification

The Law Commission of India has issued a clarification on its recommendation to regulate gambling and betting on sports, saying that the legalization of...

Law Commission recommends betting as regulated, taxable activity

The Law Commission has recommended that gambling and betting on sports, including cricket to be allowed as regulated activities taxable under the direct and...

Former Royal Time Group head declared bankrupt

Rashid Teymasov, the former head of Royal Time Group has been declared bankrupt, while the company he headed has exited all projects in other...

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