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Tag Archives: Sports Betting

US – Monmouth Park takes action with leagues over $150m in lost revenue

Monmouth Park, the racetrack who accepted the first legal sports bet in New Jersey, wants to recoup $150m in lost revenue after being ‘wrongfully’ stopped from taking bets back in 2014. The owners of the racetrack, New Jersey Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association (NJTHA), are taking legal action against the commissioners of the big four sports leagues…

UK – Playtech brings industry’s first betting slip for live tables to Ladbrokes

Playtech has partnered with Ladbrokes Coral to deliver the industry’s first bet slip fully integrated into the Live Casino client. Playtech’s new bet slip solution will allow football-mad Ladbrokes Coral customers to follow live odds and action without leaving the tables. The fully tailored studio, available 24/7, features Roulette operated by Sports-trained dealers, who will…

UK – Playtech BGT Sports enjoying record-breaking World Cup

Playtech BGT Sports (PBS) has announced a record-breaking World Cup as its SSBTs continue to drive increased revenues in the retail space. The terminals have processed more than 3.5m tickets so far – an increase of over 400 per cent on the statistics for the World Cup in Brazil four years ago. PBS has introduced…

UK – BetVictor launches RAMP – a first in market marketing automation platform

BetVictor has launched an in-house developed Real-Time Automated Marketing Platform called RAMP. This first in market solution, designed to provide a seamless tool to foster interaction with customers more effectively and in real-time, enables consumers to receive personalised campaigns and promotions through email, SMS, push notification and other communication channels. With its new marketing automation…

Spain – Sports betting shows marked increase in Aragon

The sports betting market in Spain’s autonomous community of Aragon is continuing to grow and saw a sharp increase in 2016 according to the latest report released by the General Directorate of Justice and the Interior of the Government of Aragón (DGA). The DGA revealed that sports betting increased by almost €7m more than in…

US – Greenbrier to open FanDuel branded sports book

The Greenbrier, a historic casino resort in the mountains of West Virginia, has finalised an agreement for FanDuel to provide a retail, online and mobile sports wagering service at the property. The West Virginia Sports Wagering Act officially became law on March 9 2018. The act directed the West Virginia Lottery Commission to adopt regulations…

US – Rhode Island to roll out sports betting in October

Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo has signed off on sports betting making the pastime legal in the Ocean State with a launch date of October 1. The move will allow sports wagering at Twin River in Lincoln and the coming gaming facility in Tiverton although Rhode Island will become the state with the highest sports…

US – New Yorkers will have to wait for sports betting bill

New Yorkers will have to wait to bet on sporting events as state legislators missed out on an opportunity to approve new law before the end of the current legislative session. Sports betting bills were up for consideration in both the Senate and the Assembly but with neither making it through New York will now…

UK – Betting on Sports to host 200 speakers

From September 18 to 21, 2,500 delegates from across the world will make their way to Betting on Sports Week to join the international and gaming trade conferences, held at Olympia London. 200+ Speakers will join the discussions around leadership, sports, sponsorship, sports betting, esports, AR & VR growth in casino games, slot machines, blockchain,…