GVC Holdings posts enviable Q2 earnings thanks to 2014 FIFA World Cup, which also produced significant increases in new customer ranks.
Tom Waterhouse appointed CEO of William Hill Australia; Hills settles TomWaterhouse.com acquisition earnout ahead of schedule.
Thailand military junta celebrates over 5k arrests during FIFA World Cup, backs down after botched attempt to cap lottery ticket prices.
Poker player Paul Phua one of eight individuals arrested for operating an illegal World Cup betting ring out of Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.
Everyone who believes football is the ultimate team sport were vindicated when Germany won the 2014 World Cup, beating Argentina at 1-0.
Both official Asian sports lottery sales and illegal betting arrests spike as 2014 FIFA World Cup draws to a close.
Vietnamese authorities bust biggest online World Cup wagering ring; internet fame whore Guo Meimei busted after bragging about online bets.
No foul for gambling ads in 'debt hell' TV show; tobacco-style warnings in Europe online gambling ads; Singapore anti-betting spot backfires
Vietnam busts sports betting rings tied to M88.com, bóng88.com; Shanghai arrests 32 and Guangdong sentences 68 for online gambling.
According to the Bangkok Post, World Cup fever has coincided with some of the biggest gambling busts in Thailand.