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William Hill – Sol Campbell 20/1 to become Tory London Mayor candidate

SBC News William Hill - Sol Campbell 20/1 to become Tory London Mayor candidate

Having announced his intention to run as a Conservative Party candidate for London Mayor, former England and Arsenal FC footballer Sol Campbell has been priced at 50/1 by William Hill to win the mayoral race. The former England defender will take part in a hustings event with other candidates for the Tory nomination on 4 July. Campbell who has acknowledged …

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Top Champions League tipper predicts both teams to score in final

SBC News Top Champions League tipper predicts both teams to score in final

One of the most successful tipsters on this season’s Champion’s League competition believes that both Barcelona and Juventus will score in normal time during tomorrow night’s final in Berlin. bettingexpert.com, a free tipping network that has members all over Europe, has been displaying tips on the competition all season and is expecting some of its best members to have their …

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William Hill withdraws services from Romania

SBC News William Hill withdraws services from Romania

William Hill management has withdrawn its online betting and gaming services from Romania, citing that the withdrawal was made due to recent regulatory developments within the market. On June 2 the operator had suspended all Romanian account activity on their digital platforms, William Hill has sent player communications advising customers to withdraw any funds and to clear balances with the …

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Spain welcomes new operators & licensed slots play

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A major update by the Spanish gambling regulator, La Dirección General de Ordenación del Juego (DGOJ), has seen the awarding of 10 new operator licenses for entry into the Spanish regulated market The DGOJ confirmed that European companies Eurobet, Merkur Interactive, SKS365 and Net Ent were amongst the operators and service providers granted license approval for market entry. The update …

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Inspired boosts William Hill omni-channel gaming content

SBC News Inspired boosts William Hill omni-channel gaming content

Inspired Gaming provider of virtual sports content , mobile games and SBG video lottery terminals, has confirmed the launch of two new HTML5 mobile games to be added to client William Hill omni channel portfolio. The blockbuster omni-channel hit game “Centurion” and the innovative episodic HTML5 mobile game “Spirit of the Samurai.” Centurion is Inspired’s biggest bonus game to date. Set …

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William Hill – Labour leadership market backs Liz Kendall

SBC News William Hill - Labour leadership market backs Liz Kendall

William Hill recorded a substantial backing for Leicester West MP Elizabeth ‘Liz’ Kendall to become the Labour Party’s next leader. Early UK betting markets on the Labour leadership, had not marked Kendall as a main contender for leadership, with bookmakers pointing to a three horserace between Chuka Umunna, Andy Burnham and Yvette Cooper. Yesterday William Hill announced that Kendall’s had …

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William Hill CEO Henderson joins Responsible Gambling Trust as Trustee

SBC News William Hill CEO Henderson joins Responsible Gambling Trust as Trustee

Gambling charity the Responsible Gambling Trust has confirmed the appointment of William Hill Chief Executive James Henderson as its Trustee. James will take the place of former Ladbrokes Chief Executive Richard Glynn on the Board of Trustees. The appointment means the Responsible Gambling Trust will maintain a balance between industry and independent Trustees on its Board, and will continue to benefit from …

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Crispin Nieboer – William Hill aims to ramp up product innovations

SBC News Crispin Nieboer - William Hill aims to ramp up product innovations

William Hill is set to ramp up its innovation projects and in-house development competencies as the operator looks to reinvigorate the sports betting and igaming markets. Speaking to advertising news source TheDrum at the Shoreditch Digital Festival, Crispin Nieboer William Hill’s Director of Corporate Development and Innovation detailed that the operator would look to launch up to 10 new innovations …

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Bookmakers fail to call UK General Election result

SBC News Bookmakers fail to call UK General Election result

The betting market’s reputation as the best political outcome poll/indicator has taken a bit of a beating,  with the Conservative Party winning a slight majority after yesterday’s General Election. Throughout the build up to the 7 May General Election, political betting markets had favoured a Hung Parliament which would be led by a Labour Minority. Bookmakers William Hill, Coral and …

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William Hill to showcase latest innovations at Digital Shoreditch

SBC News William Hill to showcase latest innovations at Digital Shoreditch

William Hill Innovation Directors Crispin Nieboer and Jamie Hart will be displaying the operators latest innovation mechanisms at the Digital Shoreditch Festival (London – May 11 -24). The operator who runs an innovation lab in Shoreditch London, will be showcasing its prototype for its “Get in The Race” app for Google Cardboard. The app which has been created in partnership …

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