Luke Massey

Gala Coral Interactive executive joins Lottoland management

Lottoland, a specialist in offering licensed and regulated betting on the outcome of major lotteries worldwide, is pleased to announce the appointment of Rob Fell as Vice President of Product, which will include running its mobile offer. Joining from Gala Coral Interactive, where he was Head of Web & Mobile Product, Rob has been running a team of product managers, …

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BetConstruct announces partnership with National Lottery Bulgaria

BetConstruct, an award winning developer and provider of online and land-based gaming solutions, has announced a partnership agreement with the National Lottery Bulgaria. As part of this agreement, BetConstruct will provide its Sportsbook product to www.7777.bg, which will launch in Q1 2016. National Lottery Bulgaria is a market leader with over 90% market share in scratch tickets and fast growing number …

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Colossus Bets launches £1 Million free-to-play predictor game

Colossus Bets have announced the launch of ‘FreePlay6’, the world’s biggest free-to-play predictor game with a £1 million weekly jackpot prize. The correct score game follows a similar format to Sky’s popular ‘Super 6’ game, but includes the firm’s partial cash-out feature, enabling Colossus players to take cash profits on ‘live’ free tickets throughout the weekend. The game, which requires players to pick …

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SBTech set on pushing product innovation forward

Itai Zak, CEO of interactive sports betting solutions supplier SBTech, is planning on ‘pushing product innovation’ to its limit at the start of 2016 as the firm strives to offer ‘the best sportsbook product, with the right tools and extras to beat any challenge the competition may raise’. Zak intends to meet that challenge head on by showcasing its Chameleon360 iGaming …

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Tabcorp and German Tote to pool totalisators

Germany’s totalisator is the latest to join Tabcorp’s multi-billion dollar wagering pools, following an agreement completed between Tabcorp and German Tote. German Tote is majority-owned by French wagering operator Pari Mutuel Urbain (PMU), while German racetracks (BGG Betriebsgesellschaft der Galopp-Rennvereine mbH) also have a minority stake. The deal will involve the German Tote taking all Australian thoroughbred and harness racing and co-mingling their …

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Horse Racing Tipster Results – January 20th Lingfield

Team SBC kept the lead after round two of our Horse Racing Tipster, on a week where all four tipsters correctly predicted the same two races at Lingfield (AW). SBC, BettingExpert, Timeform and McBookie all picked Byron Flyer in the 1:00 and hot favourite Exhalted in the final race at 3.55. Seven exciting races, including two photo finishes, brought the following …

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Horse Racing Tipster – January 20, Lingfield

After an unpredictable day at Taunton last week, SBC News will be hoping to stay on top of the Tipster Leaderboard for another week. We are back with the second instalment of our Horse Racing Tipster at Lingfield! A quick reminder that, for the purpose of the competition, we will assume that all selections are backed with 1 point. Lost …

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Kirolbet confirms Real Sociedad partnership

Spanish-licensed bookmaker Kirolbet has added La Liga football club Real Sociedad to its growing list of partners. The San Sebastian based club will offer Kirolbet a range of opportunities to push their promotions at the Anoeta Stadium and across their digital channels. Financial terms of the agreement weren’t disclosed, but Kirolbet will become the official betting sponsor for Real Sociedad. The …

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Paysafecard predicts major trends for 2016

Members of Paysafe Group PLC, paysafecard, have predicted that prepaid payments will grow in importance and market share in 2016, as more and more people ask for quick, safe and convenient payment methods. This applies in particular to online purchases, especially for small amounts, when buying digital goods. The growing concerns about the risks that come with passing on credit …

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Anthony Cousins – Unibet targets UFC turnover records in 2016

With the media frenzy around the Aldo vs McGregor fight and Ronda Rousey’s surprise defeat, 2015 was certainly the highest profile year in the history of UFC. We caught up with Unibet’s Head of Sportsbook Anthony Cousins, to discuss their official betting partnership with UFC, reflect on a record breaking 2015 and look ahead to 2016. _____________ SBC: Anthony, as …

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