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2017-02-13 05:57
Crystal Palace at Risk of Dropping from Premier League
Crystal Palace might be moving into a lower division after going down 1-0 at Stoke in the Premier League on Saturday.…
2017-02-12 06:49
Sentence for Infamous Sports Betting Con Delayed Again
Punishment for notorious scammer Adam Meyer responsible for conning Fond du Lac millionnaire Gary Sadoff out of $45 million has been postponed for the third time. Attorneys now can use the time until March for further negotiations.…
2017-02-11 05:17
SBIF 2017 Action Plan Made Public
The Sports Betting Integrity Forum (SBIF) has announced its 2017 Sport and Sport Betting Integrity Action Plan.…
2017-02-10 05:36
Kambi Enhances Novomatic Partnership with Sports Betting Provisions for Greentube
Sports betting platform Kambi Group has announced its partnership with Novomatic gaming subsidiary Greentube to provide them with a state-of-the-art online betting solution.…
2017-02-09 03:39
Charges Brought Against Three Men Regarding Illegal Sports Betting Establishment in Laurel
A police forces operation to crack down on an alleged illegal sports betting facility in Laurel, Mississippi, resulted in charges against Ricci R. Page, 42, Kordell Nixon, 35, and Joshua McGill, 28. Another suspect, Calvin A Young, 37, is still being sought after.…
2017-02-08 05:18
Super Bowl Patriots Bet Wins Royal Oak Resident 1 Million
Dominic Mirabella, 39, from Royal Oak, Michigan, won $1 million from his New England Patriots bet in Super Bowl 51. The victory came as a result of consistent gambling on the part of Mirabella from the first week of the NFL season all the way to the Super Bowl.…
2017-02-07 03:39
Azerbaijan Lottery Integrates SBTech Platform and Sportsbook
Azerinteltek’s eTopaz, the bookmaker of the state lottery of Azerbaijan, has concluded a deal with SBTech’s iGaming platform for enhancing the sports betting services available to Azerbaijanian customers.…
2017-02-06 03:35
1 Million Bet on Atlanta Falcons
Following the vogue, a staggering $1 million bet has been placed on the Atlanta Falcons in Super Bowl 51. The wager was accepted by Las Vegas bookmaker CG Technology. According to ESPN gambling reporter David Purdham, this is the largest bet on New England so far…
2017-02-05 05:01
Vietnam Decriminalizes Football and Racing Betting
The government of Vietnam has issued a decree that does away with the ban on sports betting by Vietnamese citizens. The decision comes as a measure to fight the thriving illegal gambling industry in the country.…
2017-02-04 04:47
Burnley Midfielder Joey Barton Admits Responsibility in FA Betting Charge
The Football Association has charged Burnley midfielder Joey Barton with placing 1,260 sports bets in the period March 2006 – May 2016. The player has admitted responsibility for the offence and has asked for a personal hearing before his sanctions are enforced.…
2017-02-03 06:27
Playtech Signs SSBT Supplier Deal with Greek OPAP
Lead technology company Playtech has negotiated an agreement to supply self-service betting terminals (SSBTs) and over-the-counter provisions to the Greek gambling operator OPAP. The contract was concluded by Playtech’s new BGT division and has a three-year duration.…
2017-02-02 05:02
Over 97% of Super Bowl Wagers Expected on Black Sports Betting Market
In the eve of the upcoming Super Bowl, the question of the legality of sports betting on the territory of the USA has resurfaced. The American Gaming Association (AGA)has estimated that $4.7 billion will be wagered on the Super Bowl between the New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons…
2017-02-01 05:13
Brent Musburger Behind New Network Promising Comprehensive Sports Betting Coverage
The Vegas Stats & Information Network (VSiN)is a new sports-betting initiative edited and hosted by celebrity broadcaster Brent Musburger. The launch of the multi-channel network was announced in a press release Monday, less than a week before the Super Bowl…
2017-01-31 06:06
DraftKings Conferred a Malta Gaming License
Daily fantasy sports contest provider DraftKings has been approved for a Controlled Skill Games License from the Malta Gaming Authority. The permit allows the company to operate in any European Union country which does not require a local gaming license.…
2017-01-29 05:17
3 Americans Indicted for Illegal Sports Betting
The Hazers are facing a monetary transaction charge, two money laundering accusations, a perjury charge as well as four charges of filing false tax returns.…
2017-01-28 04:11
Australian Fraudster Charged with 3.2 Million Dollar Scam
Police have accused Tomas Anthony Novak, 51, of participating in a scheme and being personally responsible for 3.2 million Australian dollars robbed of the victims of the scam…
2017-01-27 02:32
Georgia Prepares to Vote on Fantasy Sports Bill
A bill to license fantasy sports operators to ensure consumer protection for players has been introduced in Georgia’s House.…
2017-01-26 02:13
Sports Betting Subject to Expanded Scrutiny by CMA
According to the regulatory body, promotional gaming offers are too rigid and elaborate for consumers to make sense of and thus may be impossible to accomplish…
2017-01-25 02:53
New Jersey s Expenses in Sports Betting Quest on the Rise
One of the major law firms in New Jersey, Gibson Dunn Crutcher LLC, has been paid $282,000 in legal fees in an effort to resolve a case for expanding the state’s gambling industry.…
2017-01-24 06:01
Bookmakers Approached for Odds on Trump s Assassination
Around the time of his recent inauguration, there has been a heightened interest in betting odds on the chance of Donald Trump's assassination…

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