The US Supreme Court is considering an appeal by the state of New Jersey which could pave the way for legalised sports betting in the States. British bookmaker Paddy Power is poised to take advantage of the move with plans for a dedicated TV channel.
Could artificial intelligence help gamblers to beat the sports betting companies? The virtual Grand National correctly predicted the winner of this year’s race. Is this a sign of things to come?
Eldorado Resorts acquires seven casino properties via $1.85b deal with Tropicana Entertainment, including the Tropicana Casino in Atlantic City.
European success story Italy has announced a new self-exclusion policy to help vulnerable gamers, allowing customers to give themselves a fixed ban from all gaming providers.
GambleAware is using its partnership with the Premier League’s Crystal Palace FC to showcase additional support that’s available for people with gambling addictions.
Free-to-play online casino game providers face more legal action in Washington State in the wake of the Big Fish Casino appellate reversal.
UK Gambling Commission announces its new CEO appointment, following on from their mandate to ensure gambling can be enjoyed responsibly by even the most vulnerable.
Tabcorp, trading as Sun Bets, has been fined £84,000 ($114,000) by the UK Gambling Commission for failing to manage the risks associated with novelty bets and allowing more than 100 customers who had self-excluded to open new accounts and start gambling again.
Ladbrokes joins its partner Coral by offering an enhanced guarantee for lay-to-lose bets in horse racing. This now includes up to £2,000 per day on Class 4 racing.
The World Series of Poker reshapes the points formula it will use to calculate its annual Player of the Year award. The changes will sharply increase the points awarded to each event’s winner.