Scientific Games has launched its sports betting product in Michigan through a partnership with the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi (NHBP)’s Firekeepers Casino, the first tribal casino in Michigan to offer sports betting.
Online gambling operator MansionBet has agreed to become the new main shirt sponsor of English Championship football club Bristol City, while sports trading platform Football Index signed a similar deal with Queens Park Rangers (QPR).
Australian gambling trade association Responsible Wagering Australia (RWA) has called upon operators in the jurisdiction to remove any players engaging in the online abuse and harassment of athletes from their platforms.
South African racing operator Phumelela Gaming and Leisure Group has published its business rescue plan, which could see it sell its horse racing business as it struggles with debts of up to ZAR1.17bn.
The Darts Regulation Authority (DRA), the global regulatory body for the sport, has suspended two players after suspicious betting on matches they played in was flagged by the International Betting Integrity Association (IBIA).
Free-to-play games provider SportCaller announced it will integrate its full portfolio of free-to-play games into Scientific Games’ OpenMarket content aggregation platform, with a view to expanding its reach globally.
The latest figures from the Mississippi Gaming Commission show the state’s sports betting market recovered from June’s losses in July, growing revenue year-on-year despite a decline in amounts wagered.
State-owned Swedish operator Svenska Spel has announced a new partnership alongside the Swedish Ice Hockey Association and Swedish Esports Association (SESF), to become the sponsors of the 2020 Swedish eHockey Championship.
Poland’s regulated sports betting industry has seen its tax contribution fall 10% to PLN343.4m in the first six months of 2020, after the sporting calendar was significantly reduced and betting shops closed due to the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.
Puerto Rico has taken a step towards launching legal sports betting over a year after legalizing the vertical, beginning a 30-day consultation on sports betting regulations developed in partnership with Gaming Laboratories International (GLI).