Sports betting

8th September 2021

Stock-based costs cause Genius losses to rocket in H1

Data supplier Genius Sports saw revenue grow 76.3% to $109.6m in the first half of 2021, but net losses shot up to $464.2m because of…

8th September 2021

IGT splits business again with new digital and betting segment

International Game Technology (IGT) has established a new ‘Digital and Betting’ business, headed up by Enrico Drago and comprising the igaming and sports betting operations…

8th September 2021

MaximBet makes US debut with Colorado launch

MaximBet, a new online sports betting brand owned and operated by Carousel Group and presented by lifestyle magazine brand Maxim, has entered the US market…

8th September 2021

Genius Sports secures NFL partnership with WynnBET

Genius Sports has expanded its existing agreement with WynnBET to provide the operator with official National Football League (NFL) sportsbook data, content and fan engagement…

7th September 2021

NCAA’s Denver Pioneers signs SuperBook as first sports betting partner

National Collegiate Athletics Association team the Denver Pioneers has announced SuperBook Sports as its first corporate sports betting partner.  Through the multi-year agreement, brokered by…

7th September 2021

Caesars and Genius Sports sign data and fan engagement deal

Caesars Entertainment has signed a multi-year agreement with Genius Sports, through which it gains access to the sports betting supplier’s portfolio of official live data…

7th September 2021

AGA research suggests record betting numbers for 2021 NFL season

Research conducted by the American Gaming Association (AGA) shows that a record 45.2m Americans plan to wager on the upcoming National Football League (NFL) season. …

7th September 2021

Arizona tribe fails in legal challenge over sports betting launch

A Superior Court in Arizona has ruled against the Yavapai Prescott Indian tribe’s bid to halt the planned launch of sports betting in the state…

7th September 2021

888 launches Sports Illustrated sportsbook in Colorado

Online betting and gaming operator 888 has launched of a new sportsbook in the state of Colorado via its partnership with sports magazine Sports Illustrated.…

6th September 2021

BlueBet withdraws application for Virginia sports betting license

Australian mobile wagering operator BlueBet Holdings has withdrawn its application for a license in Virginia after being deemed ineligible for a permit. BlueBet had put…

6th September 2021

Arizona tribes fight to block anti-betting lawsuit

The Tonto Apache and Quechan tribes of Arizona are currently seeking to block a lawsuit brought forward by the Yavapai Prescott Indian tribe, to halt…

6th September 2021

Leadstar Media lands vendor license in Tennessee

Sports betting affiliate business Leadstar Media has secured a new vendor license in the state of Tennessee. The permit will enable Leadstar to offer its…

6th September 2021

Playmaker launches new betting venture as poker star Gross invests

Digital sports media business Playmaker announced the launch of a new content vertical for the sports betting and revealed renowned poker player Jeff Gross as…

3rd September 2021

Tampa Bay Buccaneers partner Esports Entertainment Group

Florida-based National Football League (NFL) franchise the Tampa Bay Buccaneers has signed a partnership with Esports Entertainment Group (EEG), which sees it become the team’s…