Tag Archives: rub90
- Russia wagering falls as ruble declines; junior hockey a betting magnet
July 1, 2016
Russia's sports bettors dramatically reduced the size of their average wagers in Q1 due to the sharp decline in value of the ruble. According to statistics compiled by Russian bookmaker Rub90, the average bet over the first three months of 2016 was worth $11.39, down $4.13 from Q4 2015. The...
- Russian betting slumps in 2015; gov’t mulls penalties for accessing blocked sites
February 29, 2016
Football’s share of Russia’s sports betting market fell in 2015 but the beautiful game remains by far the most wagered-on sport. According to figures released by Russian gambling firm First Gaming, which operates under the Rub90 brand, football accounted for 40% of all sports wagering expenditure in 2015, down from...
Russian betting industry icon Oleg Zhuravsky dies suddenly
March 17, 2017
Russia blocks Google over online gambling redirect
June 23, 2017
Marathon launch Russian-licensed sports betting site
July 21, 2017
Bitcoin touches $1,300 mark on Poloniex, Bitfinex
April 21, 2017