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The Betting and Gaming Council hopeful of continuing government support

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In the United Kingdom and The Betting and Gaming Council has called on the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak (pictured), ‘to keep being flexible’ in his support for the nation’s regulated betting and gaming industry as it begins to emerge from a raft of coronavirus-related lockdown measures. The London-headquartered organization represents approximately 90% ...

Colorado gaming regulators continue to approve sports betting licensing

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Colorado gaming regulators have approved 32 more licensing for the sports betting industry of the state. In the approvals this time around, six online operators and eight casinos were in the mix. In total, as of April 1st, 64 applications were submitted to regulators regarding sports betting licensing. Retail sportsbooks, commercial casinos, and online ...

Cripple Creek Wildwood Casino agrees new sports betting deal with ISI for possible May 1 launch

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In Colorado, American Gaming Group LLC (AAG), which owns and operates the Wildwood Casino in the former gold mining camp of Cripple Creek, has announced that it has penned an agreement with global provider of turnkey race and sports book solutions, ISI Race & Sports (ISI), to provide software, hardware and marketing services for ...

Detroit casinos kick off legal sports betting in Michigan

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Michigan has joined neighboring Illinois in launching legal retail sports wagering this week after on Tuesday the state’s gaming control board gave final approval to Detroit’s three commercial casinos. The move comes on the heels of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s signing of legislation on December 20, 2019, to legalize sports betting and internet gambling in ...

Digitain to deliver first-ever worldwide Table Football match with live betting

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As a top-rated platform provider, Digitain is preparing to offer something completing new to the gambling industry. After securing an exclusive betting rights deal, the brand will be launching a set of table football tournaments that will operate in conjunction with the Table Football Federation of Armenia. Revolutionary Offering: The new offering is quite ...

Illinois March Madness ready as Rivers Casino Des Plains launches sports betting on Monday

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Legal sports betting finally begins in Illinois on Monday, and the state’s most lucrative casino, Rivers Casino in Des Plaines, plans to open its state-of-the-art sportsbook in time for one of the busiest betting events of the year, March Madness. Sports bettors in the midwestern US state will be able to place wagers on ...

UltraPlay Limited bringing its eSports betting solution to WinBet.bg

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Bulgarian iGaming software developer UltraPlay Limited has announced the signing of a deal that is to see it supply its Odds.GG eSports live betting solution to the online casino and sportsbook at WinBet.bg. The Sofia-headquartered innovator used an official Friday press release to declare that the arrangement will involve WinBet.bg being provided with ‘unrivaled ...

Scientific Games to partner with Betfred for retail and digital sports betting solutions launch in Pennsylvania

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Las Vegas-based gambling company Scientific Games Corp. (NASDAQ: SGMS) has partnered with British bookmaker, Betfred, to provide full retail and digital sports betting solutions at Wind Creek Bethlehem in Pennsylvania. Chosen to be the sportsbook operator’s technology provider, the Nevada company will launch retail solutions at the former Sands Bethlehem in the first half ...

Fixed-odds betting alliance for New Jersey’s Monmouth Park Racetrack

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Australian wagering technologies firm, BetMakers Technology Group Limited, has announced the signing of a deal that is to see New Jersey’s Monmouth Park Racetrack begin offering a range of fixed-odds horserace betting services. The Sydney-listed innovator used an official Wednesday filing (pdf) to declare that the agreement represents ‘the first of its kind for ...

$2.31 million-plus wagered on Super Bowl LIV via New Hampshire’s new online sports betting program

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Sports fans in the Granite State placed more than $2.31 million in wagers on Super Bowl LIV on Sunday, in what was the New Hampshire Lottery’s very first month of sports betting. According to a Monday news report, upwards of 34,800 registered users in the state have bet more than $20.8 million since mobile ...

BtoBet to exhibit new Neuron 3 betting platform at next month’s ICE London

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Online casino and sportsbook platform developer, BtoBet, has announced that it will be utilizing next month’s International Casino Exhibition (ICE) London extravaganza to debut its new Neuron 3 player-centric betting advance. The Gibraltar-headquartered firm used an official Thursday press release to detail that ICE London is set to run from February 4 to 6 ...

Michigan to wait for online sports betting until 2021; state’s three casinos could see retail product for March Madness

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After a four-year-effort, in December 2019, the state of Michigan finally legalized retail and online sports betting, however, it could take up to a year for the latter to actually launch in the Great Lakes State. According to a Wednesday statement from the Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB), while this spring may see sports ...

Taiwanese law enforcement officials break up illicit betting operation

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Law enforcement officials in Taiwan have reportedly shut down an illegal gambling operation that is believed to have allowed local gamblers to transfer well over $462.7 million between the island nation and China. According to a Friday report from the Taipei Times newspaper, the Chiayi District Prosecutors Office coordinated raids in 72 localities including ...

William Hill to operate sports betting facilities at Circus Circus Casino

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Late last week, William Hill revealed that they are taking over the sports betting operations at the Circus Circus Casino. The announcement was made at the same time as Phil Ruffin closed on the purchase of the property, with a $825 million deal. Ruffin bought the property from MGM Resorts International. Renovations Coming:  After ...