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Bookmaker US Election Disaster  The 2016 US Presidential Election witnessed huge betting activity across the globe.  The obvious dislike between Donald Trump and Hilary Clinton fuelled the intense run-up to the election and caught the imagination of millions of people around the world. On the Sunday before the election took place, it was estimated that $130 million had been traded on who will become the next President of the United States.  This figure, is more than double the amount wagered on the 2012 US Election and with two days betting still to consider in the lead up to the announcement,

Premier League Teams Lead the Way with Gambling Sponsorship In the 2002/03 premier League season, Fulham became the first club in the Premier League, to feature a gambling company on the front of their shirt.  In 2006, the Gambling Act made gambling advertising legal on television, meaning both UK and offshore gambling companies could advertise during football matches and other sporting events in the UK. Fast forward to the 2016/17 Premier League season and gambling companies make up for 50% of all shirt sponsorship in the Premier League, an incredible figure.  Go back to the 2013/14 season and this was

Never Lose Out Due to Last Minute Goals Again Thanks to Unibet The Premier League, La Liga and Champions League are three of the most popular football competitions in the world.  They are the home to European football’s top clubs, such as Barcelona, Real Madrid, Arsenal, Manchester City. Bayern Munich and Juventus.  Not only that but the world’s best footballers ply their trade in these competitions, adding to the excitement. Therefore, it’s little surprise they are of such huge interest to those who enjoy betting on football.  Whether you like to bet on Barcelona vs Real Madrid to finish 1-1,

SugarHouse Joins The Ranks of New Jersey Online Casinos Online gambling is illegal for the most part in the United States of America, with only a few states legally allowing the practice. New Jersey was one of the first states to legalize online gambling, with casinos able to obtain licenses to operate within the state. The latest on the list of gaming operators to enter the New Jersey online gambling world is the famous Philadelphia SugerHouse Casino, whose online site will be operated by Rush Street Interactive and will play under the Golden Nugget’s already existing gaming license. SugarHouse Online

William Kassouf Causes Drama At The WSOP The World Series of Poker episodes have finally started airing on ESPN, and like most years before, they have brought us a host of colorful characters, fun poker hands, heartbreaking stories and exciting moments. While the big name pros may be the most fun to watch for the hardcore poker fans, for the majority of us watching, it was UK pro William Kassouf who made the biggest impression. Kassouf’s Colorful Character Similar to the likes of Jamie Gold or Hevad Khan who have entertained us during the previous WSOPs, William Kassouf is the

The Question of Japan Casino Legislation Active Once Again The soonest date we will have casinos Legalized in Japan is 2022. All eyes are being pointed to Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe. There were many attempts to legalize the casino industry in Japan, but the previous compositions of their governments were neither advocating nor showing interest to conduct the necessary steps and pass certain bills to make this happen. However, the situation is different now when Japan’s ruling LDP (Liberal Democratic Party) has the majority in Japan’s both houses of the legislature for the first time in the last