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28th June 2019

Parx completes online sportsbook roll-out in PA

Greenwood Gaming & Entertainment’s Parx Casino has confirmed the official launch of its new online sportsbook in Pennsylvania, powered by technology partners GAN and Kambi.…

28th June 2019

California Assemblymember files sports betting proposal

California Assemblymember Adam Gray has filed a constitutional amendment to clear the way for the state to regulate sports betting, provided it is ratified by citizens…

27th June 2019

Nevada sportsbook handle falls below NJ in May

Nevada’s sports betting handle rose 0.6% year-on-year to $317.4m in May, though total gambling revenue for the month was down 6.0% to $981.8m.  May marks…

27th June 2019

MLS opens up to gambling sponsorship

North America’s Major League Soccer (MLS) has updated its commercial policies to allow its teams to enter into shirt sponsorship deals with companies in the…

26th June 2019

SBTech hires Melissa Riahei as president of US business

Sports betting technology provider SBTech has appointed experienced lottery and gaming executive Melissa Riahei as president of its US subsidiary.  In her new role she…

26th June 2019

Newgioco launches new mobile wagering platform

Betting technology supplier Newgioco has rolled out a new flagship mobile web platform for use in sports betting markets around the world, with an emphasis…

26th June 2019

Workers’ union voices concerns over Eldorado-Caesars deal

US hospitality workers’ union Unite Here has pledged to fight any wave of redundancies that may result from the merger of Eldorado Resorts and Caesars…

25th June 2019

Rush Street launches second PA sportsbook app

Rush Street Interactive begun the final launch process for its second online and mobile sportsbook in the Pennsylvania market. The BetRivers.com app has been launched…

25th June 2019

NJ Senate weighs bill to allow Golden Nugget to take NBA bets

A bill that would lift the prohibition on casinos that share an owner with a professional sports franchise from taking bets on leagues involving the…

25th June 2019

Parx begins PA live test of online sportsbook

Greenwood Gaming and Entertainment’s Parx Casino has become the second Pennsylvania licensee to begin a live test of its online sportsbook, ahead of a full…

25th June 2019

William Hill strikes tribal partnership in New Mexico

William Hill US is to enter the New Mexican gambling market through a new partnership with the Mescalero Apache Tribe, operator of the state’s Inn…

24th June 2019

AGS names Anthony Abrahamson as interactive chief

Gaming technology supplier AGS has appointed Anthony Abrahamson as the senior vice president in charge of its online free-to-play and real-money B2B and B2C gaming…

24th June 2019

Eldorado Resorts and Caesars merge to create US gaming giant

Eldorado Resorts and Caesars Entertainment Corporation have entered into a definitive merger agreement that will create a new market leader in the US gambling sector. …

24th June 2019

bet365 launches Mexican igaming offering

bet365 has entered the Mexican online gaming market through a partnership with Ganador Azteca, a subsidiary of multimedia conglomerate TV Azteca. The Stoke-based operator has…

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