Apostaganha and Betting News
December 14, 2011 at 17:17
That’s right! In the lead up to Christmas Paddypower have some very popular Money-Back Specials on the table.
One of this weekend’s fixtures Read More
July 9, 2010 at 10:53
Customers of the company’s LadyLuck’s consumer brand will from today be able to gamble for real money on three games from the Probability portfolio – Roulette, multi-hand Blackjack and Poseidon’s Slots, with a fourth game, Goldrush slots, scheduled for release during the summer.
Distribution is backed by AdMob, Read More
June 22, 2010 at 18:43
Right now the internet is providing millions of people all over the globe an opportunity to actually see the FIFA World Cup soccer tournament or for those who love tennis there is this year’s Wimbledon 2010. Professional tennis is a sport that many punters gamble on and especially online as they can watch it live on the net. Experts claim it is set to be one of the most exciting tennis Grand Slams ever. Read More
June 22, 2010 at 12:49
Google is continuing to relax its policies regarding gambling advertising with licensed operators now able to promote their online gaming services via the popular video-sharing website YouTube.com.
The site, which Google acquired in 2006 for $1.65bn, had previously banned all gambling related advertising. The change in policy follows Google’s lifting of a self-imposed blanket ban on gambling advertising in October 2008 which enabled UK and European licensed operators to target Read More
June 3, 2010 at 20:24
Having recently redeveloped its sports betting website, Gala Coral’s online betting brand Coral.co.uk has signed a three-year deal to become the official betting and gaming partner of the Football League, the national membership organisation for 72 football clubs in the UK.
Under the three-year deal which begins on July 1st 2010, Coral will also become the official online betting and gaming partner of FL Interactive (FLi), the digital arm of the Football League which manages and develops the online and mobile rights for 82 clubs from the Football League and Premier League.
Through the deal with FLi, Coral will be able to provide customers with access to bets Read More
June 2, 2010 at 14:59
The World Cup of Soccer 2010 is really exciting for many fans around the world and none are more patriotic about their home team than the British.
Bookmakers everywhere are going their level best to make the odds attractive but as some bookies have announced already they do have concerns about the so called worst case scenario if England beats Spain in the World Cup Final. Ireland’s biggest bookmaker Paddypower is publicly stating if the English Team wins against the favourite Spain then “We’re all basically stuffed,” said a spokesperson for the company. Read More
May 19, 2010 at 13:57
Bayern and Inter go head to head in the Champions League Final at Madrid’s Bernabeu Stadium in an attempt to clean up in the season’s trophy department. Inter are the favourite at 5/4 but it really is anyone’s game! Paddypower think it will go right to the end so we’re offering the following money-back special:
Penalty Points! Champions League Final
Saturday 22nd May Live ITV1, RTE 2 Read More
May 7, 2010 at 16:24
Full Tilt Poker has signed a sponsorship deal with Formula 1 racing team Virgin Racing ahead of this weekend’s Spanish Grand Prix, the companies have announced.
Team Full Tilt’s Chris Ferguson said:
“Full Tilt Poker.Net partnering with Virgin Racing is a brilliant culmination of a great deal of thought and effort on behalf of both brands.”
April 23, 2010 at 17:23
An unfortunate student lost his entire student loan betting on the African Cup of Nations earlier this month when he lumped a whopping £4,400 on Angola to beat Mali in the group stages – with the former team 4-0 up at the time.
To make matters worse, there were only 11 minutes remaining when the hapless punter made his fateful wager – which stood to reap a £44 return – but two goals from Seydou Keita either side of a Frederic Kanoute header set up a tense finale. Read More
April 23, 2010 at 17:18
According to the Association of Betting Service Providers Czech tax laws require gambling companies operating in the country to make charitable contributions of up to 20 percent of revenues on top of normal taxes.
This situation is giving licensed companies operating in Europe catering to Czech clients, a clear advantage. Read More
April 19, 2010 at 17:29
PartyGaming said the multi-year agreement with AB Groupe, its second B2B deal in France after PMU, will see AB Groupe launch a LuckyJeux branded poker site on Party’s French poker network alongside PMU and PartyPoker.fr. Read More
April 18, 2010 at 9:43
As reported on EGRmagazine, Barrière; Joagroupe, Tranchant and the Casinos de France trade union sued the four operators for “illegal competition” in February because the operators offered casino games such as slots, blackjack and roulette to French internet users.
The casinos alleged that offering the games is in contravention of current gaming Read More
April 15, 2010 at 11:51
Etienne Marique said that his country will be looking to find “legal clarity” on several issues within the industry, and encouragingly, Marique stressed that the member state will be staying well clear of the long-winded, hampering path of roundabout beaurocracy seen so many times Read More
April 15, 2010 at 1:07
Sky Bet, the interactive gaming division of British Sky Broadcasting (BSkyB), has announced the launch of a new mobile betting service specifically for iPhone customers through a partnership with mobile specialist mkodo.
According to Sky Bet, iPhone customers represent approximately one third of the total user-base of the company’s SkyBet.mobi site. The new mobile sportsbook service was launched last Friday ahead of the largest single betting day in the UK calendar, the Grand National horse race at Read More
April 14, 2010 at 2:27
The largest sports betting site in Portugal, apostaganha.pt, offers a News Service, Information, Picks, Tips, Predictions and Forecasts for national and international sports, only in Portuguese, until now.
With the launch of this English version, ApostaGanha.pt will now provide information to visitors from all around the world, allowing any visitor to use and enjoy ApostaGanha.pt Portal through the English version. Read More
April 13, 2010 at 19:35
Online bingo operator tombola has become the latest online gambling operator to join the ranks of Premiership football sponsors with the signing of a two-year agreement to become the official shirt sponsor of Sunderland AFC for the start of the 2010/11 season.
Under the initial agreement, tombola’s logo will be emblazoned on Sunderland’s new home and away shirts for the 2010/11 and 2011/12 seasons, with branding across key locations throughout the club’s 49,000 capacity Stadium of Light. tombola will replace the club’s current sponsorship agreement with Irish bookmaker Boylesports which ends at the end of this season. Read More
April 13, 2010 at 2:12
The cash sale price represents an 83% discount on the business’ quoted carrying value of £26.7m (€30.3m), as of 31 December 2009. Cogetech will assume responsibility for approximately €18m of guarantees currently provided by Ladbrokes.
The sale follows Ladbrokes’ appointment last month of Richard Glynn from pure online business Sporting Index to the post of chief executive, as Read More