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Betfred becomes title sponsor of World Snooker Championship again

Snooker’s biggest tournament, the World Championship, will be title-sponsored by Betfred for the next three years. The prestigious event will be known as the Betfred World Snooker Championship until at least 2017. This year’s tournament will run from April 18 to May 4 at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, with the top 16 seeds joined by 16 qualifiers to chase …

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Betway becomes title sponsor of World Snooker Blackpool events

Online sports betting operator Betway has continued its coverage expansion by announcing that it has become title sponsor of World Snooker events, The Shoot-Out and World Seniors Championship. Betway agreed sponsorship terms (undisclosed by parties) with Snooker’s governing body, which will see the sports betting operator promoted at  the Blackpool Tower. The deal marks Betway’s first move into snooker sponsorship, …

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World Darts Championship: William Hill will donate for every nine-dart finish

William Hill will donate a total of£18,000 to two charities for every nine-dart finish at the World Championship. Haven House Children’s Hospice and Parkinson’s UK will be the beneficiaries if any players can register the perfect leg at Ally Pally over the Festive period. Haven House is the official charity of the PDC, and provides specialist care for young children with life-limiting …

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Dafabet extends Masters Snooker title sponsorship

Dafabet has announced that it will continue its title sponsorship of the Masters Snooker Tournament. The online betting operator confirmed that it renewed sponsorship terms for a further three years with tournament organisers World Snooker. Dafabet has sponsored the international Snooker tournament since 2014,  its association will now run until 2017.  The Masters Snooker is televised globally by UK public-service …

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666Bet scores Grand Slam of Darts betting partnership

666Bet are the new Official Betting Partner of the SINGHA Beer Grand Slam of Darts which will be held at the Wolverhampton Civic Hall from November 8-16, 2014. As the Official Betting Partner of the Sky Sports-televised tournament, 666Bet have branding displayed both on the stage and on each of the 32 competing players’ shirts, and have also secured the on-site …

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Betway becomes title sponsor of World Cup of Pool

Sports betting operator Betway has agreed terms with Matchroom Sport to become title sponsors of the upcoming World Cup of Pool (23-28  September, Mountbatten Centre Portsmouth) The ninth addition of the tournament will feature  32 two player teams competing in a six day straight knock-out tournament. Matchroom Sport sport has confirmed some of the biggest names in international pool will be competing, …

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William Hill announced as title sponsor of World Darts Championship at Alexandra Palace

William Hill Online haved announced an initial two-year deal with the Professional Darts Corporation (PDC) to sponsor the World Darts Championship at Alexandra Palace in London.The seven-figure deal will see Britain’s biggest bookmaker become the title sponsor of the event – which will now be known as the ‘William Hill World Darts Championship.’ The 72-player tournament, staged by the PDC …

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