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DAZN sells European football assets to new IMC venture 

Global OTT sports broadcaster DAZN Group has confirmed that it will divest its shareholdings in European football assets Goal.com, SPOX and VoetbalZone to newly-formed digital sports publisher Integrated Media Company (IMC).  DAZN has secured terms on a ‘definitive agreement’ for IMC to take control of the majority stakes in its football assets for a combined deal of $100 million. Limited …

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Inside Edge: Goals, goals and more goals… but no draws

goals - Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha (back centre) scores his side's third goal of the game during the Premier League match at Old Trafford, Manchester.

Over the next few months, Form Labs – a division of Bettorlogic – will be looking at the best of the weekend’s sporting activity. This time, it takes more of a ‘lessons learned’ approach now that the ‘Big Five’ football leagues are all back in action. Can the goalfest really continue? Why are we seeing no draws? And are the …

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Ladbrokes launches 5-A-Side accas as lead Premier League offer

Ladbrokes has launched a ‘first-of-its-kind’ accumulator bet, available to its football punters, which will allow them to build their own 5-A-Side team for any Premier League match day.  Delivering a new innovation to its accumulator offers, Ladbrokes will enable its players to choose from one of six team formations and pick five from nine types of player to build a …

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BoyleSports bets big on PDC darts raising its UK profile

BoyleSports has confirmed that it will maintain title sponsorship of the PDC’s ‘Grand Slam of Darts’ tournament set for its November showcase at Wolverhampton’s Civic Hall (14-22 November).  The Irish bookmaker will continue to serve as title sponsor of the 32-player event – which this year will feature reigning champion Gerwyn Price who defends his title against a world-class field …

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Inside Edge: Rose to mount Bayern challenge in the Bundesliga

Bundesliga - xnjx 17.09.2020 Mönchengladbach 1. Fussball-Bundesliga Pressekonferenz Borussia Moenchengladbach vor dem Spiel bei Borussia Dortmund Marco Rose Trainer Gladbach Gemaess den Vorgaben der DFL Deutsche Fussball Liga ist es untersagt, in dem Stadion und/oder vom Spiel angefertigte Fotoaufnahmen in Form von Sequenzbildern und/oder videoaehnlichen Fotostrecken zu verwerten bzw. Verwerten zu lassen. DFL regulations prohibit any use of photographs as image sequences and/or quasi-video. Moenchengladbach *** xnjx 17 09 09 2020 Mönchengladbach 1 Football Bundesliga Press conference Borussia Moenchengladbach before the game at Borussia Dortmund Marco Rose Trainer Gladbach According to the DFL Deutsche Fussball Liga regulations it is prohibited to use photographs taken in the stadium and/or during the game in the form of sequence images and/or video-like photo series or to have them used DFL regulations prohibit any use of photographs as image sequences and or quasi video Moenchengladbach.

Over the next few months, Form Labs – a division of Bettorlogic – will be looking at the best of the weekend’s sporting activity. This time, our attention turns to the start of the road in Serie A and the Bundesliga, where Bayern Munich are primed for more domestic (and European) glory, as well as the likely US Open contenders …

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Parimatch nets highest Serie A coverage with Juventus

Parimatch has been revealed as Juventus’ official betting partner for the upcoming season with the deal expected to create ‘unparalleled entertainment experiences that resonate and inspire’. According to Juventus’ chief revenue officer, Giorgio Ricci, Parimatch will have a brand presence on TV broadcasts outside of Italy following the implementation of a new digital overlay that has been fitted to the …

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IPL cricket: RPM Gaming on why ‘lazy’ traders need to keep Pace

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As IPL T20 cricket returns this weekend, albeit with a new home, we pick the trading brain of William Stephenson, Head of Data & Trading Feeds at RPM Gaming, whose new PACE feed promises the fastest and most accurate data and pricing for the sport. SBC: The Indian Premier League returns this weekend, but how much uncertainty still remains? WS: …

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Sportsbet.io signs official betting partnership with Arsenal

Arsenal - File photo dated 01-08-2020 of Arsenal's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Sportsbet.io, part of the Coingaming Group, has secured a three-year official betting partnership with three-time Premier League (PL) winners Arsenal FC. Sportsbet.io, already a shirt sponsor for fellow PL team Southampton FC, is a sportsbook combining “cutting-edge technology with cryptocurrency expertise”. This latest partnership will focus on creating exclusive experiences to reward Arsenal’s large global fanbase and Sportsbet.io customers. The …

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W88 remains as Leicester City betting partner for 2020/21 campaign

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W88 has renewed its deal with Leicester City Football Club meaning that the Asian betting company will continue as the Premier League side’s official betting partner for the 2020/21 campaign.  As a result of the renewal, W88 will continue to gain brand exposure during Leicester City match days via the club’s pitch-side LED advertising boards. Moreover, the firm will be …

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Toals upgrades NI shops to Racing Post BSD systems

Northern Irish bookmaker Toals has confirmed plans to ‘accelerate its print-to-digital transition’ by upgrading its betting shop displays (BSD) to Racing Post Digital systems.  The upgrade will see all Toals NI betting shops fitted with Racing Post’s interactive touchscreen displays, offering customers in-depth and accurate data, information and content across all sports and horseracing fixtures (UK and international). Further in-store …

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