September 7th, 2017
UK betting giant Ladbrokes recently confirmed it will be the title sponsor of the Rugby League Ladbrokes Challenge Cup for one more season at least. Ladbrokes has also gone into partnership with the Ball Street Network of fan channels for the 2017/18 season!
August 25th, 2017
The world only has to wait until Saturday to finally see Floyd Mayweather take on Conor McGregor following months of hype and build-up. But the lads at Paddy Power are so confident in the outcome of the bout, they've already chose to pay out over a quarter million pounds early to punters that wagered on Money Mayweather!
August 25th, 2017
With the countdown to the long-anticipated mega fight that is Floyd Mayweather Jr versus Conor McGregor well and truly on, the betting public is starting to place their bets online. Unsurprisingly, so is 'Money' Mayweather, having recently revealed his plan to add to his payday by betting on a clear-cut Mayweather win!
August 17th, 2017
With many punters turning away from traditional ‘season long’ fantasy sports, it’s no wonder that the DFS (daily fantasy sports) battleground is becoming increasingly competitive. The two main protagonists, DraftKings and FanDuel, are constantly reviewing their product portfolio after a planned merger between the pair failed to materialise. Now, they are locked in a battle for supremacy!
August 16th, 2017
As if to prove that the incredible rise in the popularity of eSports is no passing phase, the co-president of the Paris 2024 Olympic bid has confirmed that he and his associates are considering adding gaming to the programme of events in seven years’ time!
August 15th, 2017
The popularity of eSports has exploded in the recent years, with Finland taking the lead in the boom. The Nordic country is undeniably a forerunner when it comes to eSports thanks to The Finnish Central Tax Board recently announcing a decision to officially recognize eSports players as athletes, securing Finland as the first ever country to make the distinction!
August 14th, 2017
Anybody needing proof eSports’ popularity is growing at an unchecked rate need only look at the latest three brands to join the movement. The BBC has signed on to show live eSports coverage while Disney has accepted two major eSports players onto its Accelerator Program and Madison Square Garden Company (MSG) has purchased a controlling stake in Counter-Logic Gaming!
August 10th, 2017
The two most popular lottery draws in the US, Mega Millions and Powerball, are well-known around the world for frequently featuring jackpots well into the hundred millions but never did this occur at the exact same time. That's right, players have a chance to play for more than a $350 million jackpot on either of the major US lotteries for the first time ever!
July 23rd, 2017
The 'land of the free' continues to inch closer to legalising sports betting. Betting on sports in the US has faced a hard and long road to legality, with restrictions still in place across most states, but the current NBA Commissioner believes the days of this wagering ban are limited and coming to end sooner than some might think!
July 19th, 2017
When it comes to women’s football, the bar is now constantly being raised. Gambling.com's "Raising the Bar" takes a look at the overall growth of women’s football among UEFA-registered nations through participation, investment, infrastructure and tournament size. The following article breaks down what all is in the detailed report and what it means for women's football moving forward!