The English Football Association (FA) has handed a six-month ban to Wycombe Wanderers player Scott Kashket after he was found to have breached its rules and regulations by placing 183 bets on football matches.
The Football Supporters’ Association (FSA), and GambleAware have created an online ‘safer gambling hub’ that contains resources to inform football fans about the risks of impulsive betting, as part of its ongoing BeGambleAware campaign.
The Council of State, the highest administrative court in the Netherlands, has ruled in favour of national gambling regulator the Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) in a case concerning the use of text-based promotions for online games of chance.
The European Gaming and Betting Association (EGBA) has spoken out over the introduction of Germany’s new draft State Treaty for Gambling, welcoming the regulation as a “positive development” for the country’s market, despite raising concerns about some of its proposed measures.
Interwetten boasted of the “most successful year in the company’s history” in its latest trading update, as gross gaming revenue (GGR) increased 25% to €99.5m in 2019, while turnover came to more than €2bn, up 30% year-on-year.