Tag Archives: Rugby League
- Wigan Warriors Unveil 188BET as Official Main Sponsor
December 7, 2015
Wigan Warriors Rugby League Club have unveiled leading online bookmaker 188BET as the Club’s new Official Main Sponsor. The sponsorship will see the 188BET logo displayed on the front of Wigan’s new 2016 match and replica shirts which will be revealed shortly. This deal marks a succession of high-profile sponsorship...
- Ladbrokes secures Rugby League’s Challenge Cup sponsorship deal
January 8, 2015
Ladbrokes has been announced as the successors to Tetley’s as sponsor of the Rugby League Challenge Cup, which will be known as the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup. The Ladbrokes Challenge Cup kicks-off at the end of this month and culminates in the Grand Final scheduled to take place at Wembley Stadium...
- Indonesian soccer fans cause a riot; Australian rugby league lies
November 21, 2011
Indonesian authorities had a rude awakening this past weekend after fans trying to buy tickets went one better than expressing their discontent with rude chanting. Tickets selling out meant the tense atmosphere heating up so much that supporters started to throw…shoes. Before long, it escalated into what sounded like riotous...
- NRL unveils anti-corruption plans
March 4, 2011
Australia’s premier rugby competition have been approached by a former-gambling company chief executive to set up an anti-corruption unit. The plans will see a gambling protection unit set up by former high-ranking TAB-executive for the National Rugby League (NRL) and The Daily Telegraph reports that up to $1million could be...
- NRL jumps aboard gambling bandwagon Down Under
December 13, 2010
Since going public, Betfair has been in the eye of the scornful public more times than an England footballer during a World Cup year. Their appeal against the Australian District Court’s ruling in favour of Racing NSW will likely arrive shortly, but there’s another Aussie sport institution taking solace in...
- NRL game latest to be fixed?
September 1, 2010
After seeing the global exposure that can be gained from having a scandal take over your sport, especially one to do with betting, Australia’s rugby league competition the NRL are investigating a special exhibition game they put on once a year. Officials have got police involved after the Western Kangaroo...
CrownBet launches new TV ad, but won’t mention betting
September 26, 2016