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Oddschecker: Interesting trends amidst Royal Ascot breakdown

SBC News Oddschecker: Interesting trends amidst Royal Ascot breakdown

Royal Ascot arrived last week amidst its usual fanfare, as people flocked in their droves to the Berkshire racecourse for what Oddschecker describes as “a fairly standard affair” on the face of it, with the trend of the previous two year continuing with seven winning favourites. From a margin perspective it is detailed bookies enjoyed a successful week, with Friday’s …

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Ladbrokes – Bookmakers face £5m Russia 2018 goalfest torpedo

SBC News Ladbrokes - Bookmakers face £5m Russia 2018 goalfest torpedo

Entering the last round of FIFA World Cup group matches, UK bookmakers fear a ‘significant payout should Russia 2018’s goalfest continue’. The tournament has broken the record for the longest stretch of games at a World Cup without a goalless (0-0) draw. Thus far 32 Russia 2018 matches have been played featuring 85 goals (ratio – 2.6 goals per match). …

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Ladbrokes launches ‘Bettors of Britain’ under new creative guidance of Cravens Newcastle

SBC News Ladbrokes launches ‘Bettors of Britain’ under new creative guidance of Cravens Newcastle

Ladbrokes (GVC Holdings) has launched its first multi-channel advertising campaign ‘Bettors of Britain’, under the guidance of new creative and brand development agency Cravens Newcastle. In time for the start of World Cup Russia 2018, Ladbrokes debuts ‘Bettors of Britain’ starring iconic British thespian Brian Blessed. “For the World Cup, national treasure and owner of Britain’s biggest voice, Brian Blessed can be seen …

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‘Our Man in Moscow’ – Ladbrokes recruits Lee Dixon as Russia 2018 Ambassador

SBC News ‘Our Man in Moscow’ – Ladbrokes recruits Lee Dixon as Russia 2018 Ambassador

Ladbrokes marketing has confirmed the appointment of former Arsenal and England defender Lee Dixon as ‘World Cup Russia 2018 Ambassador’. Dixon who will a Russia 2018 lead pundit for ITV Sports and NBC Soccer will be providing Ladbrokes with exclusive content and opinion on World Cup 2018 matches, proceedings and team updates. Undertaking his first duties as Ladbrokes World Cup …

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GVC may face battle to pass pay deals at AGM

SBC News GVC may face battle to pass pay deals at AGM

The Board at GVC may face a battle to pass two resolutions at its AGM next week regarding executive pay after shareholders were advised to vote against the proposals. GVC, which operates the betting brands Ladbrokes, Coral & bwin, intends to award CEO Kenny Alexander and chairman Larry Feldman huge share option packages, worth £45m and £22.5m respectively since 2016. While …

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Ladbrokes becomes official betting partner of Monumental May

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The Vanarama National League Play-offs, or ‘Monumental May,’ has received British based betting and gambling firm Ladbrokes as its official betting partner. The partnership coincides with a brand new play-off format across The National League’s competition, which it states is “excited about the exposure it will bring.” Michael Tattersall, Chief Executive Officer of The National League, said: “We are proud …

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Bookmakers make a last stand to Matt Hancock warning of ‘catastrophic FOBTs consequences’

SBC News Bookmakers make a last stand to Matt Hancock warning of ‘catastrophic FOBTs consequences’

The BBC has this weekend reported that UK betting bosses have penned a letter to Matt Hancock, Secretary of State for Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS), urging the government to drop its plans of implementing a £2 wagering limit on FOBTs machines. The letter to Hancock leader of DCMS, is supported by the leadership of GVC Holdings, William Hill, Betfred, Scotbet …

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Betting Gods: Creating a World Cup Paradise for tipsters and affiliates

SBC News Betting Gods: Creating a World Cup Paradise for tipsters and affiliates

Betting Gods provides a network for a host of sports betting tipsters, allowing punters to choose between a variety of both free and premium options when looking to get informed on the latest betting markets.  The upcoming World Cup will undoubtedly provide an unrivalled opportunity for Betting Gods to grow its audience, as new punters are aiming to become informed …

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