Tag Archives: crownbet
- Tabcorp hits back at CrownBet with NSW hotels wagering deal
April 10, 2017
Australian betting operator Tabcorp Holdings has hit back at rival CrownBet’s invasion of its New South Wales retail turf. In February, CrownBet made headlines by signing a 10-year official digital wagering partnership with Clubs NSW, providing punters with an in-venue online betting alternative to Tabcorp’s TAB betting windows at Clubs...
- Nine network spanked for airing CrownBet ads during kids’ movie
March 31, 2017
Australia’s Nine television network has become the first local media outlet to fall afoul of new restrictions on airing betting adverts during programming principally aimed at children. On Friday, the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) issued a report into whether General Television Corporation Pty Ltd (Channel Nine) breached the...
- CrownBet invades Tabcorp’s turf via Clubs NSW online betting deal
February 6, 2017
Australian online sports betting operator CrownBet has reportedly taken a bite out of Tabcorp’s in-venue betting monopoly by scooping an official digital wagering partnership with Clubs NSW. On Monday, multiple Australian media outlets reported that CrownBet, the online betting arm of casino operator Crown Resorts, had inked a 10-year deal...
- SportsBet snags AFL sponsorship deal with Seven West Media
January 18, 2017
Australian online sports betting operator Sportsbet has signed on as the new sponsor of broadcaster Seven West Media's Australian Football League television coverage. On Wednesday, the Australian Financial Review reported that Sportsbet, a division of UK betting powerhouse Paddy Power Betfair, had reached a deal with Seven to sponsor the...
- CrownBet launches new TV ad, but won’t mention betting
September 26, 2016
Sports betting operator CrownBet is unveiling a new advertising campaign on Australian television—one that doesn’t mention actual betting. The ad campaign will launch during Monday night’s telecast of the Australian Football League’s Brownlow Medal on Seven West Media, the Australian Financial Review reported. In the TV ad, former Australian cricket...
- Seven West Media inks deal to bring Australian DFS to free TV
September 14, 2016
Daily fantasy sports is coming to free-to-air audiences in Australia. Reports recently surfaced that online betting operator CrownBet and News Corp Australia’s Fox Sports are negotiating a partnership with Seven West Media in hopes of bringing daily fantasy sports to free television. Now, The Australian is reporting that Seven West...
Why the DraftKings & FanDuel merger may not go ahead
March 24, 2017