Tag Archives: BBC
- Lottoland CEO slams Camelot’s “antiquated” offering
November 24, 2016
The BBC is axing live television broadcasts of National Lottery draws, banishing the former institution to the Beeb’s digital platforms. The National Lottery live drawing has been a BBC1 staple for 22 years now but the axe has swung following a new three-year deal between the broadcaster and National Lottery...
- Sportradar, ESL ink eSports betting deal; BBC to livestream eSports tournament
October 8, 2015
The Electronic Sports League (ESL) has teamed with sports data specialists Sportradar to provide anti-fraud support to the world of eSports betting. The deal will see Sportradar employ its Fraud Detection System at 450 betting operations around the globe to detect “suspicious betting patterns and behaviors” on eSports tournament play....
- Coral betting shop features in BBC One’s new ‘Britain at the Bookies’ TV series
July 10, 2015
UK bookmaker Coral is the subject of a new BBC documentary series set to air later this month. Plans for the show – dubbed Britain at the Bookies – were first announced last August. The series, set to debut on BBC One on Monday, July 20 at 9pm, focuses on...
- Coral to feature in new BBC documentary series on retail betting shops
August 2, 2014
UK bookies Coral are to be the subject of a new television documentary series that aims to shine a light on the behind the scenes goings-on at a high street bookmaker. The three-part BBC One series, tentatively titled The Bookies, hasn’t yet been given an air date. The series is...
- Betfair to Sponsor the 2013 World Snooker Championship; Rank Group CEO Gets Angry With UK Politicians
April 4, 2013
With revenue dipping 4% to £90.5m in its fiscal year quarter ending Jan 31, and departures from the shores of foreign countries more numerous than Phileas Fogg, Betfair CEO Breon Corcoran told the world that they were going to refocus on Betfair’s “sustainable” home markets in the UK & Ireland....
- Bradley Wiggins the overwhelming favorite to be named BBC’s Sports Personality Of The Year
December 13, 2012
Tennis star Andy Murray became the first British player to win a tennis grand slam in 76 years. In any other year, he would've been a cinch to win the BBC's Sports Personality of the Year Award. This year, he's been priced by oddsmakers from anywhere between 12/1 to 18/1....
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Lottoland CEO slams Camelot’s “antiquated” offering
November 24, 2016
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