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ITIA hands Slovenian tennis official 10-year ban for data manipulation

SBC News ITIA hands Slovenian tennis official 10-year ban for data manipulation

Marko Ducman, a Slovenian tennis official, has received a ten-and-a-half-year suspension from the International Tennis Integrity Agency (ITIA). Ducman admitted to four breaches of the Tennis Anti-Corruption Program (TACP), which included engaging in tennis match wagering as well as manipulating match data for betting purposes. He has also been fined $75,000, with $56,250 suspended and – during the suspension – …

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Entain exits talks to acquire Športna Loterija Slovenia 

SBC News Entain exits talks to acquire Športna Loterija Slovenia 

Entain Plc has pulled out of negotiations to acquire a majority stake in Slovenian monopoly sportsbook operator Športna Loterija.  The FTSE100 gambling group confirmed to STA, Slovenia’s Press Agency, that it had ended  negotiations with the Ministry of Finance. The announcement comes after the Ministry of Finance stated on Friday that all applications to acquire a stake in Športna Loterija had …

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Slovenia’s Parliament shows no love for online gambling

SBC News Slovenia's Parliament shows no love for online gambling

Slovenia’s move towards regulating online gambling services has been derailed, as the government’s proposed bill failed to secure parliamentary support. Throughout 2017, policymakers had been working on the provisions of Slovenia’s first digital gambling framework, seeking to revamp 1995 industry laws. Had the bill been approved by parliament, the Slovenian government would have moved to introduce a new licensing system …

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Win Systems boosts Gaming Arm with Reig & Aranda executive hires

SBC News Win Systems boosts Gaming Arm with Reig & Aranda executive hires

Gambling multi-product systems provider Win Systems has strengthened its executive management team by confirming the appointments of Carlos Reig as Corporate Director of Operations (Gaming) and Jose Luis Aranda as Managing Director of Gold Club Gaming in Slovenia. The Barcelona-based firm confirms the senior appointments, in order to continue its strong commercial momentum recorded during the past twelve months. A …

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Pinnacle exits Slovenia market ahead of regulatory makeover

SBC News Pinnacle exits Slovenia market ahead of regulatory makeover

Updating its player base, Curacao and Malta-licensed online sports betting operator Pinnacle has informed that it has stopped its services for the market of Slovenia. As of the 3 March, the bookmaker has stopped processing wagers made by Slovenia players, and has moved to refund and close Slovenian customer accounts. Pinnacle has sent out a short communication of its decision to …

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Celtic reprieve causes problems for bookmakers

SBC News Celtic reprieve causes problems for bookmakers

Celtic Football Club’s unexpected reprieve from Champions League elimination is causing some bookmakers a headache as curious punters get in touch to see if their previously losing bets are now, in fact, winners. Celtic lost on Wednesday night 2-0 to Legia Warsaw in the CL qualifier, with an embarrassing 6-1 loss on aggregate. However the Polish side brought on a …

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