Tuesday, July 31, 2018

MGM Springfield offers first look at M life Rewards

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MGM Springfield offers first look at M life Rewards
New England's first integrated luxury resort and entertainment destination is inviting the public to experience the excitement of joining M life Rewards, MGM Resorts' loyalty program.

IGT Q2 revenue stagnates after DoubleDown sale

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IGT Q2 revenue stagnates after DoubleDown sale
IGT's revenue almost flat-lined for the second quarter of 2018, due to the sale of its DoubleDown social casino subsidiary and jackpot expenses

Boathouse Asian Eatery debuts first Las Vegas location

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Boathouse Asian Eatery debuts first Las Vegas location
The restaurant joins the recently opened next generation Feast Buffet on the new casino floor. Boathouse Asian Eatery serves up lunch and dinner and features authentic Asian cuisine with an innovative dining experience.

SoftGamings and SA Gaming announce partnership

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SoftGamings and SA Gaming announce partnership

SoftGamings and SA Gaming today announced the availability of SA Gaming online casino gaming software on the SoftGamings platform. SoftGamings is an online casino developer and gaming systems aggregator, which is growing fast and adding quality content to its products portfolio regularly. The company has signed an agreement with SA Gaming, a veteran of developing casino games, to offer a ...

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MGM, Boyd teaming up to offer online gaming

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MGM, Boyd teaming up to offer online gaming
MGM Resorts International and Boyd Gaming are teaming up to offer online gaming. The initiative, which includes sports betting, poker and other casino games, will allow the companies to ...

Monday, July 30, 2018

Bally’s, Harrah’s Launch Sportsbooks This Week In Atlantic City; Online To Follow Soon

Bally’s, Harrah’s Launch Sportsbooks This Week In Atlantic City; Online To Follow Soon
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NJ sports betting begins at Bally's and Harrah's in Atlantic City this week. Caesars is rolling out sports betting at its properties in New Jersey and Mississippi with online sports betting next up.

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September entertainment at Cannery Casino

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September entertainment at Cannery Casino
The Las Vegas casino will bring soul and R&B stars to The Club, including soul music legends The Stylistics, Harold Melvin's Blue Notes, Heatwave and Eddie Holman for the ‘70s Soul Jam.

Quickspin launched Eastern Emeralds slot

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Quickspin launched Eastern Emeralds slot

Quickspin introduces its latest game release: Eastern Emeralds slot. The 1680x bet win multiplier available in Eastern Emeralds slot will give players the chance to choose from a range of different free spin options. Those with fewer spins will carry a higher risk, but equally have the potential for a higher win. Eastern Emeralds slot offers a design set in ...

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Saturday, July 28, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Controversy At FanDuel Sportsbook Leads To Questions, Concerns As NFL Season Nears

Controversy At FanDuel Sportsbook Leads To Questions, Concerns As NFL Season Nears
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A couple late MLB games lead to confusion and disgruntlement at FanDuel Sportsbook at the Meadowlands this week, but football season is just around the corner.

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Massachusetts regulator delays Brockton casino talks until September

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Massachusetts regulator delays Brockton casino talks until September
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC), which voted against a $677m casino-and-hotel complex for Brockton two years ago, said it will reconsider the project later this September

Friday, July 27, 2018

Union, casinos continue to reach labor agreements

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Union, casinos continue to reach labor agreements
Casinos in Las Vegas and unionized workers continue to reach labor agreements two months after thousands of housekeepers, bartenders and others threatened to go on strike. Members of the Culinary Union on Monday reached a tentative deal with Four Queens and ...

Ocean Resort Casino's upcoming events

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Ocean Resort Casino's upcoming events
The Atlantic City casino features a line-up of events, entertainment and guest amenities cater to a wide-range of interests.

Mega jackpot at Resorts Casino Hotel

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Mega jackpot at Resorts Casino Hotel
On 25 July, one lucky guest hit the Let It Ride Poker Progressive Jackpot at Resorts Casino Hotel. Walking away with excitement after receiving the Royal Flush Mega Jackpot of $368,326.

Golden Entertainment's August player promotions

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Golden Entertainment's August player promotions
There will be promotions at several of the company's hotel-casinos in Nevada, including: Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower, Aquarius Casino Resort, Pahrump Nugget Hotel & Gambling Hall, Arizona Charlie's Boulder and Arizona Charlie's Decatur.

Betsoft Gaming releases Dragon Kings slot

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Betsoft Gaming releases Dragon Kings slot

Feel the power of the four seas in Dragon Kings slot, the new, feature-packed, video game from Betsoft Gaming.  A remix of an ancient legend, Dragon Kings brings Chinese mythology to life with a crisp, modern aesthetic Asian-inspired music, and a collection of special features. Offering tiered, progressive jackpots and free spins, Dragon Kings slot has many unique features lying ...

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Thursday, July 26, 2018

Bookies may be entitled to VAT refund worth over 100m

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Bookies may be entitled to VAT refund worth over 100m
Highstreet bookmakers across the country may expect to receive billions of pounds in VAT refunds from HM Revenue & Customs

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Land-based casino industry engages with key topics for future development in Europe at annual forum in Monaco

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Land-based casino industry engages with key topics for future development in Europe at annual forum in Monaco

Promoting equal career opportunities and tackling money laundering were the key issues at the annual industry forum organised by the European Casino Association (ECA) and Monte-Carlo Société des Bains de Mer at the Casino de Monte-Carlo and Hôtel Hermitage Monte-Carlo.

KamaGames Reports More Strong Results For H1 2018

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KamaGames Reports More Strong Results For H1 2018

KamaGames, the largest European social mobile poker operator, today announced its half year results for H1 2018. The results show continued growth and success by every metric with DAU (Daily Active Users) increasing 2-fold in H1 2018 compared to H1 2017 and gross revenue growing by 53% in the same period from an already strong base of $57.5 million as ...

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Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Union, casinos continue to reach labor agreements

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Union, casinos continue to reach labor agreements
Casinos in Las Vegas and unionized workers continue to reach labor agreements two months after thousands of housekeepers, bartenders and others threatened to go on strike. Members of the Culinary Union on Monday reached a tentative deal with Four Queens and ...

Melco Resorts revenues decrease by 5 in Q2

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Melco Resorts revenues decrease by 5 in Q2
Hong-Kong listed casino operator Melco Resorts & Entertainment Ltd saw its net revenue decrease by 5% between April and June to approximately $1

The NJ Sports Betting Market Is A Little More Crowded Now

The NJ Sports Betting Market Is A Little More Crowded Now
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Six casinos submitted applications for sports betting before the deadline, putting the total number of N.J. casinos who are already running sportsbooks or have applied to run a sportsbook at eight of nine.

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The Affiliate Grand Slam Kiev

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The Affiliate Grand Slam Kiev

The Affiliate Grand Slam series is all about relationship-building in the best possible environment for deal-making handshakes. Great relationships are at the very centre of the affiliate sphere in iGaming. It is nigh on impossible to be successful in affiliation without maintaining healthy bonds with key collaborators, and forging new ones. This is especially true in iGaming, a very interdependent ...

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Tuesday, July 24, 2018

VELUX EHF Champions League signs BETANO as regional betting partner

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VELUX EHF Champions League signs BETANO as regional betting partner
EHF Marketing GmbH has confirmed a new regional betting partner on the German market for the upcoming season

CasinoFlex Systems announces first installation in Spain

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CasinoFlex Systems announces first installation in Spain

“Perfect systems solution with the service to match”

Offshore operators increase spend in Norway

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Offshore operators increase spend in Norway

The Norwegian Gaming Authority has announced its termination of supporting new regulations to limit the impact of unregulated gambling after an increase in advertising from offshore operators. International operators spend about €91m on TV ads in the country last year as a way of getting around the Norwegian gambling monopoly. The Norwegian Gaming Authority said the total represents an increase ...

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Monday, July 23, 2018

BetChicago prepares for legalized sports betting market with Sportradar partnership

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BetChicago prepares for legalized sports betting market with Sportradar partnership
NEW YORK – CHICAGO - JULY 23rd  2018 – Sportradar AG – global market leader in betting technology and services – and BetChicago, the go-to source for Chicago sports betting news and analysis, announced a formal multiyear partnership

NBA Betting Ban Could Cost Golden Nugget Owner Millions in New Jersey

NBA Betting Ban Could Cost Golden Nugget Owner Millions in New Jersey
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Golden Nugget will be getting into NJ sports betting, but it will be facing a big disadvantage over other sportsbooks in the state.

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SBTech makes US play with Golden Nugget deal

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SBTech makes US play with Golden Nugget deal
SBTech will be the omni-channel sports betting provider for operator Golden Nugget’s online casinos

SBTech partner with Golden Nugget Casinos

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SBTech partner with Golden Nugget Casinos
SBTech has expanded its position in the US by entering into a partnership with online casino operator Golden Nugget Casinos

Sunday, July 22, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

NCAA to study possible effects of widespread legal wagering

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NCAA to study possible effects of widespread legal wagering
The NCAA announced Thursday it will create a working group of "subject matter experts" to assess areas such as officiating, NCAA rules, federal and state laws ...

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Poker’s Chris Moorman says move to Las Vegas good for his game

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Poker’s Chris Moorman says move to Las Vegas good for his game
Chris Moorman, a native of England, cut his poker teeth on the online sites Poker Stars, Full Tilt and 888poker before competing in the World Series of Poker. With more than $15 million in online earnings, he holds the record for ...

Louisiana gaming revenue up by 5 in June 2018

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Louisiana gaming revenue up by 5 in June 2018
Last month, revenue at Louisiana’s gambling venues grew by 5% as revenue increases in Lake Charles and New Orleans casinos helped off-set a 15

Looking At The Long-Term Roles For Hard Rock And Ocean Resort In AC

Looking At The Long-Term Roles For Hard Rock And Ocean Resort In AC
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Industry experts Rummy Pandit and Bob Ambrose offer their explanations as to why Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City and Ocean Resort Casino are poised for success after strong opening-weekend revenue numbers.

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Friday, July 20, 2018

Menopause: The Musical at Harrah's Las Vegas celebrates 5,000th performance

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Menopause: The Musical at Harrah's Las Vegas celebrates 5,000th performance
The landmark show was welcomed by Las Vegas celebrities and VIPs who walked the red carpet before the show, including The Bronx Wanderers, Katie Kenner (Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man), Tenors of Rock, cast members from The Miss Behave Gameshow and Clint Holmes.

Gambling Business Group announce priority issues and extend open invitation to new Secretary of State

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Gambling Business Group announce priority issues and extend open invitation to new Secretary of State

Strategic body, the Gambling Business Group, (GBG) has contacted Jeremy Wright QC congratulating him on his appointment as Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) and identifying a list of priority issues impacting the development of the industry as a socially responsible provider of gambling entertainment.

 

The Venetian Resort restaurants donate nearly 120,000 meals to Three Square Food Bank

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The Venetian Resort restaurants donate nearly 120,000 meals to Three Square Food Bank
The Venetian and The Palazzo Resort's donated a record number of meals as part of the citywide Restaurant Week, the annual program held for at the end of June in Las Vegas.

Dedicated live bet on poker table in land-based casino

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Dedicated live bet on poker table in land-based casino
Within the framework of the Vbet Russian Poker Tour, BetConstruct creates a unique experience for players by bringing the live casino from studio to Senator Casino in Tsaghkadzor, Armenia

Thursday, July 19, 2018

GAN Joins FanDuel’s Growing List Of Sports Betting Partners

GAN Joins FanDuel’s Growing List Of Sports Betting Partners
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It's getting tough to keep track of The Meadowlands' sports betting partners. The latest deal brings on GAN to work with FanDuel for online sports wagering.

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Betway agrees to Super Saturday sponsorship at Galway Festival

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Betway agrees to Super Saturday sponsorship at Galway Festival
Online bookmaker to sponsor three races at this year's prestigious Galway Summer Festival

FanDuel Group to launch online sports betting and casino

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FanDuel Group to launch online sports betting and casino
FanDuel Group says it will launch online sports betting and an internet casino, hopefully in time for the start of football season. FanDuel, which is mostly owned by Ireland-based Paddy Power Betfair, will provide online ...

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

10Bet signs shirt sponsorship deal with Blackburn Rovers F C

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10Bet signs shirt sponsorship deal with Blackburn Rovers F C
10Bet has signed a major three-year partnership agreement with EFL Championship side Blackburn Rovers, becoming the club’s Official Principal Sponsor

Thought leaders welcome 2019 launch of ICE North America

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Thought leaders welcome 2019 launch of ICE North America

Clarion Gaming has announced the 2019 launch of ICE North America, which will bring together GiGse and ICE Sports Betting USA into a single consolidated event for the interactive gaming industry

Leagues Respond To NJ Sports Betting Lawsuit: We Don’t Owe Anything

Leagues Respond To NJ Sports Betting Lawsuit: We Don’t Owe Anything
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The brief filed with the US District Court of New Jersey opposes NJTHA's claim of $150M in damages owed and outlines four reasons why the NJ sports betting lawsuit "must be denied."

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Tuesday, July 17, 2018

International Game Technology PLC to Host Second Quarter 2018 Results Conference Call on Tuesday July 31 2018

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International Game Technology PLC to Host Second Quarter 2018 Results Conference Call on Tuesday July 31 2018

International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE:IGT) will host a conference call and live webcast to discuss second quarter 2018 results for the period ended June 30, 2018 on Tuesday, July 31, 2018.

Invitation Kambi Group plc s second quarter 2018 result

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Invitation Kambi Group plc s second quarter 2018 result
Kambi Group plc's result for the second quarter (April-June) 2018 will be announced on Wednesday, 25 July 2018 at 07

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Golden Entertainment to purchase two Nevada casino resorts

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Golden Entertainment to purchase two Nevada casino resorts
Golden Entertainment is to acquire two new casinos in Laughlin, Nevada from fellow operator Marnell Gaming

Monday, July 16, 2018

State gets 5 more sports betting applications

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State gets 5 more sports betting applications
New Jersey regulators have received five additional applications from gambling companies seeking to start offering sports betting before football season starts in September ...

Make That Four: Meadowlands Joins NJ Sports Betting Crowd With FanDuel Sportsbook

Make That Four: Meadowlands Joins NJ Sports Betting Crowd With FanDuel Sportsbook
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Meadowlands Racetrack took its first sports bets at the new FanDuel Sportsbook on Saturday, joining a growing list of NJ sports betting operators.

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SBTECH and Fresh8 agree advertising platform partnership

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SBTECH and Fresh8 agree advertising platform partnership
London, UK – 16 July 2018 SBTech is pleased to announce its latest technology partnership with Fresh8, the leading advertising automation platform provider to the sports betting sector

BetVictor customer wins £1,000,000 to conclude exciting Million Pound Bet campaign

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BetVictor customer wins £1,000,000 to conclude exciting Million Pound Bet campaign

Customer lands an incredible 17,042/1 #PriceItUp bet and nets £1,000,000

Sunday, July 15, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

John Cynn wins World Series of Poker Main Event after marathon heads-up battle

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John Cynn wins World Series of Poker Main Event after marathon heads-up battle
The 33-year-old from Illinois outlasts Tony Miles, taking home $8.8 million and his first WSOP Gold Bracelet in dramatic fashion in Las Vegas.

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Off-Strip Westgate casino, union reach tentative labor deal

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Off-Strip Westgate casino, union reach tentative labor deal
Unionized workers in Las Vegas have reached a tentative labor agreement with the Westgate casino-resort a week after guests and others encountered picket lines outside ...

Cordial atmopshere at WSOP Main Event final table is a welcome change for players

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Cordial atmopshere at WSOP Main Event final table is a welcome change for players
This year's World Series of Poker Main Event final table has been absent of past bitterness and tanking, which has been embraced by every player involved.

WSOP Main Event final table format changes with the times

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WSOP Main Event final table format changes with the times
With the November Nine a distant memory, the World Series of Poker Main Event final table has scaled back the theatrics in exchange for world-wide exposure and live coverage on ESPN.

CMA inspects Stars Group s SkyBet takeover

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CMA inspects Stars Group s SkyBet takeover
The UK's Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has issued an initial enforcement order to launch an investigation into the Stars Group's £3

Friday, July 13, 2018

Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) Showcases Industry-Leading iGaming Expertise at iGB Live! 2018

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Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) Showcases Industry-Leading iGaming Expertise at iGB Live! 2018

GLI’s veteran team of iGaming experts eager to share nearly 30 years of interactive gaming experience