Tag Archives: Shanghai
- By the numbers: Ben Askren
August 29, 2017
This is a guest contribution by Carlos Cinco. If you would like to submit a contribution please contact Bill Beatty for submission details. Thank you. American stalwart Ben Askren needed less than four years to conquer ONE Championship and become the biggest star in the constantly-growing world of martial arts....
- ONE championship announces full bout card for inaugural event in Shanghai
August 17, 2017
17 August 2017 – Shanghai, China:The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced its inaugural event in Shanghai, China, which is set to take place on 2 September, at the Shanghai Oriental Sports Center. The bustling metropolis will play host to ONE CHAMPIONSHIP: SHANGHAI,...
- Asia’s cross-border gambling ring busted
November 28, 2016
Chinese authorities busted a “cross-border gambling ring” with illegal operations extending to Laos and Myanmar. Reuters reported the syndicate were allegedly responsible for smuggling 400 Chinese national out of the mainland and into Laos and Myanmar, which is in violation of the Chinese law. The smuggled Chinese nationals were either...
- One Championship Set to Electrify Shanghai on 1 September
July 24, 2015
Igor Svirid to Defend One Middleweight World Championship Against Vitaly Bigdash in Main Event 24 JULY 2015 – SINGAPORE: Asia’s largest and the world’s most exciting mixed martial arts organization, ONE Championship™ (ONE) has announced its second event in China this year which takes place in the vibrant city of Shanghai....
- Vietnam sentences M88 defendants; Korean soap opera leads to illegal casino bust
May 21, 2015
Vietnamese authorities have handed down stiff sentences for those 59 individuals connected with online gambling site M88.com. On Tuesday, a Ho Chi Minh City court sentenced 52 defendants to lengthy stints in prison, while seven other defendants received suspended sentences. The 59 defendants were caught up in the January 2013...
- China lottery sales up 28% in August; Shanghai begs winner to call hotline
September 19, 2014
China’s lottery revenue rose by more than a quarter in August despite sports lottery sales retreating from two months of record highs thanks to 2014 FIFA World Cup betting. Figures released Wednesday by the Ministry of Finance show China's overall lottery sales topped RMB 31.5b (US $5.1b), up 28.1% year-on-year...
AGTech inks online lottery deal with China’s Alipay
March 24, 2017
China only pretending to fight bitcoin
September 12, 2017
Bitcoin recovers from price slump after China’s ICO ban
September 8, 2017