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Bookies can be found across the globe and make up the most visited gaming establishments internationally. No wonder we have to know what's going on with land-based bookmakers around the world - they are as popular as casinos, bingo halls and poker rooms!

Terminal Agreement Between Playtech BGT Sports and Betfred Extended

Playtech BGT Sports (PBS) has arranged a deal with bookmaker, Betfred, in which the sports betting provider will supply self-service betting terminals as well as its mobile BetTracker product to the bookmaker. The recent agreement serves as an extension of an original deal between...

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Luxor to Open First Las Vegas eSports Venue

It has recently been announced that the Egyptian-themed Las Vegas hotel and casino, Luxor, is scheduled to open an esports venue, the FIRST of its kind in Las Vegas, early next year. The facility, now being referred to as the new Esports Arena Las Vegas, wi...

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There is something about women and horses. They have an invisible connection, a silver umbilical cord, that no one can see but which is always there. Two women in my life seemed to hold extraordinary powers when it came to horses. One was my then wife's younger sister, Linda. The other was my wife, Nan. The three of us were at Turf Paradise Race Track one...

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Betway Faces Biggest Loss in History

Betway Sportsbook, one of the world's leading betting and gaming companies, may have just earned the title for biggest individual market loss, ever. The online bookmaker began the season by giving the Leicester, recently named the Premier League champions, a ranking of 2,500/1. Things really began to go south back in October, after Betway placed a series of be...

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Leicester City Costs Bookmakers over £25 Million!

Leicester City has been known as the place my cousins live for the longest time. Now, they are known for being Champions of the English Premiere League. And perhaps one of the biggest Cinderella stories in sports ever! Leicester City is only 2 years removed from playing in the Champions League. When they won their way up to Premiere League status, no one expec...

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British Horseracing No Longer Sponsoring Non-Contributing Bookmakers

The British Horseracing Association (BHA) has put a stop to the sponsorship of off-shore bookmakers that do not put into the British Horseracing Levy saying 'British racing is losing out on an estimated sum of at least GBP 30 million a year in Levy or equivalent payments by offshore firms'. The decision, supported by Arena Racing Company (ARC) and Jockey C...

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Star Sports Receives UK Betting Point from BetVictor

Star Sports has recently turned its attention to its online company, in an effort to further establish its place within the online industry. Since making this decision to do so, the racetrack betting provider has compiled a portfolio consisting of 18 racecourse betting points from BetVictor. In response to the recent acquirement, owner of Star Sports, Ben Keit...

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Canadian Online Gambling Site Accepting Bets on the Oscars

The Oscars are coming up and will accept prop wagers on the awards show from Canadian punters in Manitoba. Regulator Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries will add to its list of gambling options in time to accommodate the 87th Academy Awards on Sunday. 'It's a great opportunity to capitalize on the excitement the entertainment and the thrill of wat...

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Premier League: They don't want to sack me, says Leicester boss

Leicester manager Nigel Pearson says the club do not intend to sack him. Last Sunday there were reports that he was already dismissed, but the club issued a statement denying they had taken such a decision. "They don't want to get rid of me," Pearson said after Tuesday's 2-1 defeat at Arsenal. "I'm here. I had lunch with the owners today. My relationship remai...

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Station Casino to Launch Sportsbook at Baldini's

As a result of a new deal between Station Casinos and Baldini's Sport Casino in Sparks, Station will open its second sportsbook outside of Las Vegas. Station will renovate Baldini's existing sportsbook bringing its own sports wagering technology, which will connect it to Station Casinos' Southern Nevada operations. Baldini's customers will be able to regist...

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Nothing but the Best for FanDuel World Fantasy Football Championship Participants

FanDuel put on its first World Fantasy Football Championship this week and announced that Scott Hanson topped 99 other entrants to win the $2 million first prize. Hanson was flown home from the Las Vegas event in a private jet in addition to the $7 million the company spent on the tournament. "We want to congratulate Scott Hanson for winning the FanDuel F...

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Betsid Opening Betting Shops and Planning to Enter the Online Market

Bookmaker Betsid has announced the opening of a betting shop in Blackpool and another planned for spring in addition to plans to enter the online sports betting market. Paul Kirkby, operations manager for BetSid said, 'There are not many independent bookmakers on the high streets of Britain any more but we are confident we have something to offer and things...

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Premier League: QPR set to relocate from Loftus Road

QPR owner Tony Fernandes insists the club must move from Loftus Road in order to develop and become a force in the Premier League. The current ground holds 18,439 seats, the lowest capacity in the top flight. The club is now hoping to relocate to a new 40,000-seater arena just three miles away from the old stadium. "We need to move if we are to sustain a top-f...

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Phone Bets Accepted for the First Time in Jamaica

elephone horse racing bets will be available for the first time in Jamaica at Caymanas Park on Wednesday. According to Caymanas Track Limited (CTL), punters will be required to set up a personal account with CTL in order to place wagers. Mobile betting will be available in the future via an app on the CTL website.

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Football Transfers: Patrice Evra joins Juventus Torino

Patrice Evra has completed a £1.2m move to Italian champions Juventus from Manchester United. The France left-back, aged 33, has signed a two-year contract with the Serie A giants, ending his eight-and-a-half-year spell at Old Trafford. "Playing for Manchester United has been a privilege, a dream come true, and my time there has been so memorable," he said. H...

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Sportech Partners with Bump

A partnership has just bloomed between Sportech Racing and Digital and Bump Worldwide Inc. Bump is specifically known for the electronic 50/50 raffles it provides for professional sporting events. The purpose of this new relationship is to raise cash that will go toward well-deserving charities sponsored by professional sports teams. As Sportech has a history of...

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Espanyol's Estadi Cornella-El Prat to Become Power8 Stadium

Power8 will now have rights to Spanish Liga football club Espanyol's stadium for the next seven years. The sports betting technology just recently closed a deal which secures their rights to the new space. In the past they have been recognized for relations with UK football clubs such as Everton and Fullham, which took place throughout the 2013-14 English Pre...

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Ladbrokes Reveals Mobile Improvements

Ladbrokes has revealed a few updates to its mobile apps and HTML5 mobile offerings. Among the improvements, the products support additional handheld devices, more deposit and withdrawal methods, real-time streaming visuals and better in-play action. 'We are committed to delivering the best mobile sportsbook experience to our customers and focus on feature...

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Transfer News: Tom Ince in talks with Inter Milan

Youngster Tom Ince has flown to Milan for talks over a move to Inter, but insisted he has not signed a contract yet. The England Under-21 international winger a free agent after his contract with Blackpool expired. The 22-year-old arrived in Milan on Sunday night with his father Paul, an England international who has played for Inter during the 1990s, to meet clu...

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Premier League Transfer News: Luis Suarez dismisses transfer speculation

Liverpool striker Luis Suarez has been quick to dismiss speculation linking him with a move away from Anfield this summer. The prolific forward has signed a new contract with the club in December and denied that a clause in the deal would allow him to join either Real Madrid or Barcelona this summer. "There is no clause that suggests a priority for a specific...

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