Tag Archives: match-fixing
- BetStars joins ESSA and launches Leicester City #Callit promo
February 23, 2017
Amaya Gaming's sports betting arm, BetStars, has joined the fisticuffs against match-fixers by becoming a part of ESSA, and roll out another video in their #Callit campaign featuring Premier League Champions Leicester City. Amaya Gaming's baby, BetStars, has joined the growing band of goody two shoes over at the sports...
- Tennis Integrity Unit clears Australian Open players of match-fixing allegations
May 31, 2016
Tennis officials have identified no wrongdoing by players at a mixed doubles event at the 2016 Australian Open. This January, the New York Times published a report in which online sports betting operator Pinnacle Sports claimed it had halted wagering on a mixed doubles match at the Aussie Open based...
- Romania football body bans 17 in match-fixing game scandal
May 30, 2016
Romania’s football federation (FRF) has banned three coaches and 14 players at second division Gloria Buzau from participating in any football league due to to match-fixing allegations. Reuters reported that the FRF imposed bans between two years and two months against Coach Viorel Ion and assistants Marian Rosu and Romeo...
- Paradise Ent inks IGT technology deal, forces SHFL to cry ‘uncle’ in patent suit
May 7, 2016
The casino industry appears to have witnessed the end to one of the most contentious intellectual property disputes in its history. This week, Hong Kong-listed gaming device maker Paradise Entertainment Ltd informed the market that Macau’s Court of First instance had dismissed a patent infringement suit filed by the Asian...
- ESSA launch new anti-fixing campaign
February 11, 2016
A group comprising some of the European market’s largest online betting operators has launched a new campaign to stamp out match-fixing. On Wednesday, the European Sports Security Association (ESSA) announced a new campaign to “Kick Crime Out of Sport.” Secretary general Khalid Ali said the 18-month project marked the latest...
- StarCraft 2 world champion nabbed for alleged ties to match fixing
February 2, 2016
Another eSports player is being investigated for alleged involvement with match fixing, delivering yet another blow to the already embattled competitive gaming community. South Korea’s Lee Seung Hyun is the latest eSports player to join the police’s investigation list. Media outlets reported that the professional player—who goes by the name...
Legality of CS:GO Skin Gambling
February 23, 2017
Unikrn rolls out cryptocurrency for eSports betting
June 20, 2017
Worlds 2017 – the biggest LoL eSports tournament this year
September 22, 2017
CrownBet launches new TV ad, but won’t mention betting
September 26, 2016