The International Betting Integrity Association (IBIA) has seen the number of alerts for suspicious wagering activity fall 17% year-on-year for the three months to June 30, 2019. Tennis continues to account for the bulk of alerts generated.
Online gambling operator 1xBet has named English Premier League club Chelsea as its latest commercial partner in the professional football market, while Paddy Power has signed a shirt sponsorship deal with Championship side Huddersfield Town.
US sports data company Stats has completed its acquisition of digital content provider Perform to create a new entity that will operate under the Stats Perform name. The companies completed the regulatory and closing requirements to close the deal agreed in April today.
The Indiana Gaming Commission has issued 12 temporary sports betting permits to casinos and off-track betting facilities in the state, ahead of the anticipated launch of its legal sports wagering market later this year.
Land-based casino win helped push revenue in the regulated New Jersey gambling market up month-on-month to $283.8m (£225.7m/€251.6m) in June, despite the state seeing declines in both sports betting and online gaming revenue.