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Russian Sports Betting Sites Race Towards Year-End Launch

Three Russian sports betting sites are racing towards launching their products by year’s end. Once operational, the three bookmakers will represent a major step forward for regulated Russian sports betting. BaltBet.ru, Bingo Boom, and Bkolimpbet.ru are all in various states of readiness as 2016 closes, but all are expected to …

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LadBrokes and Digital Sports Tech Partner on Australian Prop Bet Deal

Ladbrokes is teaming up with Digital Sports Tech to bring custom prop bets to the massive Australian sports betting market. It’s a move that, if successful, could add a very profitable vertical for bookmakers worldwide. The new partnership will allow Ladbrokes to implement a new level of personalized sports betting …

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AGA Jumps in New Jersey Sports Betting Case

The American Gaming Association (AGA), along with five US states, have joined the State of New Jersey’s fight to legalize sports betting in the United States. It’s just the latest twist in an ongoing legal saga that’s taken on new dimension since the shock election of US leader Donald Trump. …

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Anti-Gambling Group Challenges NY Daily Fantasy Sports

A New York-based anti-gambling group is suing the State in hopes of stopping the daily fantasy sports business in its tracks. According to a lawsuit filed last week by a group called Stop Predatory Gambling, a deal struck recently by lawmakers that allowed the daily fantasy sports industry to continue …

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Canada Says ‘No’ to Regulated Sports Betting

Canadian lawmakers have said, “no,” to a bill that would have allowed regulated single game sports betting for citizens of America’s northern neighbor. The Safe and Regulated Sports Betting Act, was shot down in a 153-133 House of Commons vote that supporters of the bill say is a victory for …

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Survey Says: NFL Would Reap Rewards from Regulated US Sports Betting

A new study commissioned by the American Gaming Association (AGA) suggests that the NFL, the biggest enemy of American sports betting, could  reap major rewards if sports betting was legalized. The study, which was actually conducted by Nielson Sports, is titled Legal Sports Betting:What it Would Mean for NFL TV …

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Minnesota Indian Tribe Launches Daily Fantasy Sports Site

The Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Indians in Minnesota is launching a daily fantasy sports site that’s ready to go for the upcoming NFL season. This marks the first time that a tribal gaming interest has dipped its toes in the US-facing daily fantasy sports market. The new site is …

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Expanded US Sports Betting Market Could Be Worth $12 Billion

Expanding regulated sports betting into states where gambling is already legal could pump an additional $ 12 billion into the US economy. That’s the estimate given in a recent report from a group called GamblingCompliance Research Services. That $ 12 billion figure is roughly four times the entire UK sports …

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