Gambling News

South Africa's National Gambling Board was suspended en masse after allegations of "irregular, fruitless and wasteful expenditure."

Imperus Technologies (formerly Isis Labs) acquires social casino outfit Diwip for $100m; social casino boss Barry Cottle exits Zynga.

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie signs sports betting bill into law, paving way for Monmouth Park to take sports wagers by Sunday, Oct. 26.

Former S Club 7 singer Tina Barrett discusses quarterly earnings reports from Rank Group, Sky Betting & Gaming and NetPlay TV.

Poker News

Just incase you couldn’t be bothered to read up on a single piece of poker news, Lee comes to the rescue w/ his mandatory weekly round-up.

Darren Woods has appeared at Sheffield Crown Court over allegations of fraudulent play on unnamed accounts between Jan. 2007 & Jan. 2012.

Scott Davies took the first prize of AU$850,136 in the Main Event, and Mike Leah took the first prize of AU$600,000 in the High Roller.

Pauli & Chen took the two biggest prizes in the EPT London Festival after Pauli took the title in the Main Event, & Chen in the High Roller.

Casino News

Japanese legislators seek to end week of rumor mongering by formally reassuring investors that local residents will be allowed in casinos.

Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal gets temporary reprieve after bankruptcy judge voids union contract but survival hinges on corporate welfare

Tony Fung’s Aquis Group extended the deadline for the completion of its $276M acquisition of Reef Casino Trust & its associated entities.

City of Revere files lawsuit against Massachusetts Gaming Commission for alleged favoritism toward Wynn Resorts over Boston casino license.

Sports News

Italy’s third-tier soccer division, Lega Pro, has topped-up on its existing partnership with match-fixing detection specialists Sportradar.

So here we are; two teams riding their own hot streaks, set to collide in what’s shaping up to be a real Fall Classic.

Betfect has launched a social betting network in partnership with Ladbrokes; Totesport's mobile offering launches sportsbook.

This week’s NFL got a full schedule of intriguing games that should get a lot of action from the public and sharps alike.

Conferences

Here are some of the reasons why you should attend SIGMA 2014.

Final day is always the slowest, with those manning their booths desperate for 3pm to arrive, the time when the expo hall officially closes.

CalvinAyre.com signed up as a media partner of SiGMA 2014 which will be held on Oct 30-Nov 2 at the InterContinental Hotel, St. Julian's.

Today’s overall vibe was electric, yet another indicator that the gambling industry in Las Vegas, America and beyond is on the upswing.

Videos

Angelia Ong bring us to the final round of Solar Sports Nations Challenge at the Solaire Resort and Casino.

Angelia Ong takes us to the WPT National Philippines Day 1 at the Solaire Resorts and Casino.

John Barnes shares why he thinks England's football team just been underperforming and what could have been the problem.

Former English Rugby Player Austin Healey shares what he thinks people can expect from the premiership this year with rugby.

Editorial

It’s easy to understand why Negreanu feels the feels the way he does. Recreational players are what keeps the poker economy running.

Gamblit Gaming is a technology provider that endeavors to engage the younger casino patron on-site and online.

Macau won’t sink never to rise again and Galaxy won’t die. It will rise again, but we’re not done with the sinking part yet.

HBO is free of the pressures that channels feel whenever they go anywhere near a controversial stance on any potentially sensitive topic.