Online gambling operator Betclic Everest Group has struck a major partnership deal with French Ligue 1 football club Girondins de Bordeaux. Betclic branding will now feature on the back of players’ shirts.
Kindred Group has been forced to pull out of a proposed commercial partnership with the Norwegian Chess Federation (NSF) after the organisation’s Congress voted down the deal following a warning from the country’s gambling regulator.
Online betting operator CasadeApostas.com has secured deals to sponsor four leading football teams in Brazil. The agreement covers top-tier Campeonato Brasileiro Série A clubs Bahia, Botafogo, Cruzeiro and Santos.
English Premier League football clubs Wolverhampton Wanderers and Burnley have both agreed new shirt sponsorship deals with Asian online gambling operators, while Championship side Birmingham City has struck a deal with Boylesports.