Gambling

3 Chair Umpires Banned for Life for Match-Fixing, Gambling

3 Chair Umpires Banned for Life for Match-Fixing, Gambling

Three chair umpires from Thailand have been banned for life from tennis after being found guilty of match-fixing and betting offenses.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Oct/08/2018

Authentic Gaming Live Dealer Casino Software Review

Authentic Gaming Live Dealer Casino Software Review

One of the worldwide leaders in software for live dealer online casinos, Authentic Gaming goes by the slogan: ’It isn’t Realistic – it’s Real".

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Oct/08/2018

Legalized Sports Betting in DC Coming to Fruition: Bars and Hotels Could Prosper

Washington, DC is on a fast track to legalized sports betting, so says D.C. Councilman Jack Evans, a Democrat who represents Ward 2.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Oct/07/2018

Books Make Out Like Bandits With McGregor Loss

Books Make Out Like Bandits With McGregor Loss

A historic fight between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor is in the books....for the books.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/07/2018

Our Sports Are in Trouble With Legalized Sports Betting

Our Sports Are in Trouble With Legalized Sports Betting

Thomas Boswell of the Washington Post writes: "Right now, everyone — from teams and leagues to state governments to the Supreme Court (which decided in May each state can decide if it wants to legalize gambling on pro and college sports) — wants you to run right out and place a bet on the Dodgers, Caps, Blue Devils or Pats."

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Oct/07/2018

Casino Catches Fire on Live TV

A casino outside of Las Vegas was forced to evacuate due to an apparent electrical fire, and this was all captured on live television.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Oct/05/2018

Boss Gaming Acquires Malta License

iGaming software developer BOSS. Gaming solutions are proud to announce about getting the new Gaming Service License from Malta Gaming Authority.

Submitted by Press Release on, Oct/05/2018

Double Sportsbook Profits With Live Wagering—Get Prime For $3/Head Now

Having the right sportsbook software will help online bookies stay profitable and consistently grow their sportsbook business.

When bookies offer premium live wagering to their clients, they have the opportunity to double, or even triple their profits.

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Submitted by Guest on, Oct/04/2018

Two More Casinos to Offer Sports Betting in West Virginia

Two More Casinos to Offer Sports Betting in West Virginia

Delaware North says in a news release it has chosen Miomni Gaming to handle sports books at Wheeling Island Casino in Wheeling and Mardi Gras Casino in Nitro.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/04/2018

Where Can I Watch, Bet the Khabib vs. McGregor Fight - Cincinnati

Cincinnati area bars and other venues will be showing UFC 229.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/03/2018

Per Head Service 24 Hour a Day

A per head service is a service that allows people to use their software in order to become a bookie and take action on sports.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/03/2018

Justice Finally as Adam Anhang Wife Found Guilty

A woman accused of killing her husband, an online gambling executive, has finally been found guilty more than a decade later.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/03/2018

NFL Players Union Concerned Over Last Week's House Hearing on Sports Betting Testimony

NFL Players Union Concerned Over Last Week's House Hearing on Sports Betting Testimony

The NFL Players Association expressed concerns over last week’s hearing on legalized sports betting in the U.S.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/03/2018

No Betting on UFC 229 at Wheeling Island or Mardi Gras Casinos

The highly anticipated sportsbook openings at West Virginia's Wheeling Island and Mardi Gras casinos will have to wait until after what is expected to be this year's most wagered on sporting event, UFC 229: Khabib vs. McGregor.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/02/2018

Largest Ever Online Gambling Payout Recorded This Past Week

Officials from the Guinness Book of World Records have confirmed that the largest ever online gambling payout has been made: €90 million ($103 million).

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Oct/02/2018

Russia Blocks 1500 Online Gambling Domains

Russia Blocks 1500 Online Gambling Domains

Russia's telecom watchdog reportedly blocked around 1500 online gambling domain names over the weekend and it was not immediately clear if more will meet the same fate.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/01/2018

Suspect Sought in Sunday Casino Robbery

Video surveillance of the man and vehicle have been released to the public.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/01/2018

The Future of Sports Betting in the USA With Wizards Owner Ted Leonsis

The Future of Sports Betting in the USA With Wizards Owner Ted Leonsis

Ted Leonsis sees a future in which his downtown sports arena will open in the morning and attract crowds during lunch hour, happy hour and into the night. The allure: legalized sports betting.

Submitted by Guest on, Oct/01/2018

Disney, Seminole Tribe Add $10M to Campaign to Limit Gambling

Disney, Seminole Tribe Add $10M to Campaign to Limit Gambling

Disney and The Seminole Tribe of Florida keep pouring money into a campaign to limit future casino gambling.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/29/2018

Sports Betting in Oregon to Move Forward

Sports Betting in Oregon to Move Forward

“Overall we see sports betting as an opportunity to increase our player base and sustainably grow our revenue.”

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/28/2018

3rd Deal to Sell Shuttered Atlantic City Casino Fails

3rd Deal to Sell Shuttered Atlantic City Casino Fails

Not even the third time was the charm for the former Atlantic Club casino in Atlantic City, which on Thursday saw the third attempt to sell it fall through in as many years.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/27/2018

Republicans Favor New Federal Regulation on Sports Gambling

Republicans Favor New Federal Regulation on Sports Gambling

House Republicans strongly favor new federal regulations on sports gambling after the Supreme Court allowed states to open sports books.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/27/2018

Choosing an Online Sportsbook - Where to Bet

When choosing an online sportsbook, it's all about options and reputation. 

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/26/2018

5 Questions Regarding the Future of Legalized Sports Betting in US: Watch Live

5 Questions Regarding the Future of Legalized Sports Betting in US: Watch Live

Since the U.S. Supreme Court threw out decades long prohibition of sports betting, ushering in a new era of all 50 states having the ability to offer the activity should they choose, questions remain.  Forbes answers five of these critical questions.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/26/2018

Man Who Fatally Punched Reno Casino Worker Guilty of Murder

A man with an extensive criminal history who fatally punched a Reno casino employee while trying to flee with gambling chips stolen from a blackjack table has been convicted of first-degree murder.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/25/2018

Professional Gamblers Let Down by Legalized Sports Betting in U.S.

A 30-something sports bettor shared his experience with the newly expanded legalized sports wagering market in the United States and he's not very embracing of its arrival.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Sep/25/2018

Gambling Monkeys Shed New Light on Risk Taking Behavior

Researchers at Johns Hopkins University's Mind/Brain Institute believe they have identified an area of the brain linked to the willingness to make risky decisions.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/25/2018

Dealer Faces Up to 5 Years in Prison for Cheating Casino Out of $1 Million

Dealer Faces Up to 5 Years in Prison for Cheating Casino Out of $1 Million

Ming Zhang, a Baccarat dealer from Alexandria, Virginia, is facing up to 5 years for his role in scamming a Maryland casino out of $1 million.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Sep/24/2018

Adelson's Anti-Online Poker Coalition to Join the Sports Betting Hearing Fray Thursday

A House hearing on how to better structure sports betting at the federal level is slated for this coming Thursday.  Among those in attendance will be the National Football League, American Gaming Association and casino billionaire Sheldon Adelson's anti-online poker coalition.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/24/2018

FanDuel Lounge Opens in Meadowlands

FanDuel Lounge Opens in Meadowlands

Gambling911.com has exclusive photos of the newly opened FanDuel Lounge in the Meadowlands.  This will be a great weekend to check it out as neither New York/New Jersey team is playing at home.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/22/2018

Breaking News

RI Senate Leader Worries About Casino Staffing for Sports Bets

RI Senate Leader Worries About Casino Staffing for Sports Bets

Rhode Island’s Senate president says there aren’t enough casino staff to take sports bets and he’s concerned about the state losing out on revenue.

Pennsylvania Casino Sees $1.4M in Sports Bets in 2 Weeks

Pennsylvania Casino Sees $1.4M in Sports Bets in 2 Weeks

The first two weeks of legal sports betting in Pennsylvania at a single casino saw just over $1.4 million in bets.

Surprise!  NBA and FanDuel Expand Partnership to Include Sports Betting

Surprise! NBA and FanDuel Expand Partnership to Include Sports Betting

FanDuel will become authorized gaming operator of the NBA