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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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Premier League clubs face £90m Asian betting clampdown

Asian facing football sponsorship  deals by sports betting operators have come under threat from the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC), as it ruled that from August it would grant licences only to operators that are “a British facing business and either currently transact with British consumers or have a clear business plan for doing so” Barclays Premier League football clubs may …

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Betting on Football feature: A history of shirt sponsorship in football

With the announcement of Manchester United’s record breaking initial £44.75m per year shirt deal with Chevrolet, a time when teams played without commercial association in just their club’s colours seems a world away from the modern game. You needn’t look back far however; it was not until 1977 that the FA lifted their official ban on kit sponsorship and today …

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