Gambling News

Australian Casino Wars: Casino Strike Action!

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/10/2010

Bet365 Is Killing It

 

BetRankings.com placed Bet365.com as the number two most trafficked sports betting site in Europe.  Oddschecker.com this week said they were numero uno.  No matter which way you cut it, Bet365.com is faring mighty well in the world of online bookmakers, better than both Ladbrokes and William Hill, the number one and two biggest UK bookie firms, respectively. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/09/2010

Donald Trump to Buy Ground Zero Mosque Property in Cash Deal?

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/09/2010

Online Sportsbooks Betfair, Bet365, William Hill Remain On Top World Rankings

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/09/2010

Football Betting Action Rolls In At Fever Pitch

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/09/2010

German Gambling Laws Violate EU Rules

 

A European Union high court ruled that Germany’s betting restrictions contravened EU law.

The European Court of Justice declared that the rules for the German state betting monopolies were not “consistent and systemic enough” to uphold the argument that restrictions served to protect the public from gambling addiction, the Financial Times of London reported on Wednesday. 

In its ruling, the court said the German monopoly advertised extensively to lure customers, undercutting the argument of the states that their monopolies limited addiction.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/08/2010

Republican gambling executives endorse Harry Reid

 

Three Las Vegas Strip casino executives are among a group of Republicans backing Senate Democratic Majority Leader Harry Reid in his bid for a fifth term.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/08/2010

New iPhone, Blackberry, Android Platform a Hit for Bookmaker

 

Just in time for football, the oldest established online bookmaker in North America, Bookmaker.com, recently launched its new version of the mobile betting platform that is compatible with iPhone, Blackberry and Android.  Traffic has tripled since the introduction just three weeks ago.  The new offering is promised to improve customer’s experience while betting on the go.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/08/2010

Betsson Loses Battle With Sweden: Fights Over Svenska Spel Monopoly

 

The Swedish online gambling firm Betsson has lost a legal battle with the government of Sweden related to its monopoly Svenska Spel. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/08/2010

Australian Sporting Codes To Gamble With Integrity Officers

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/08/2010

Second Gaming Summit To Be Held In New Jersey

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/08/2010

Joe Francis Called “Rapist” and “Douche” in Lawsuit

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/07/2010

State Lottery Winners Getting Duped By Unscrupulous Clerks

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/07/2010

Gambling Prober Quits Over Porn Scandal

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/07/2010

UIGEA: What Impact If Any?

Dave Behr, Out Of The Storm News
Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/07/2010

Wagering on a horse to lose in California? You bet!

 

Ron Dicker, WalletPop.com

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/06/2010

Las Vegas Casino Bomb Threat A Hoax

  LAS VEGAS — A man claiming to have a bomb around his chest prompted an evacuation of a Las Vegas casino for several hours.
Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/05/2010

India May Legalize Sports Gambling After Cricket Scandal

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/05/2010

Australian Casino, Betting And Political News September 6, 2010

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/05/2010

Bookies Score Somewhat With Tar Heels Cover

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/05/2010

The Tiger Woods Effect: Could Wayne Rooney Antics Hurt Manchester United?

 

When Tiger Woods announced plans to play golf in all the Majors tournaments of 2010, oddsmakers offered the prop bet on how many Majors Woods would win.  Little did we know that Woods promiscuous sex antics were to eventually result in zero Majors wins.  Not only that, he played like an amateur. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/04/2010

Greg Tingle: Australian Pokies Reform Won't Work

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/03/2010

Internal Strife Threatens Future of Online Gambling Legislation

 

By CHUCK BLOUNT - Express-News

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/03/2010

No More Bets: Washington State Shuts Down Betcha.com

 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/02/2010

Breaking News

Handful of US States are poised to legalize sports betting

Handful of US States Are Poised to Legalize Sports Betting

The number of states allowing sports betting is poised to expand.  Governors in Montana and Iowa are considering measures that would allow residents to wager on sports, while Indiana lawmakers are scheduled to approve their own version as early as Wednesday.

Betting on Sports America Kicks Off Full Throttle Wednesday

The Meadowlands Exposition Center was adorned with banners for this week's Betting on Sports America. 

WalletHub: Most Gambling Addicted States

WalletHub: Most Gambling Addicted States

WalletHub.com has released its findings for the most gambling addicted US states.