Tag Archives: sun bets
- Keeper’s pie consumption sparks UKGC, FA betting probes
February 21, 2017
A football goalkeeper’s consumption of a meat-and-potato pie on live television has sparked a UK Gambling Commission inquiry. This weekend, UK sports fans were treated to the sight of Sutton United reserve keeper Wayne Shaw riding the pine during his team’s FA Cup match against Arsenal. At one point late...
- Tabcorp profit tumbles thanks to Sun Bets launch
February 2, 2017
Australian gaming operator Tabcorp profits fell more than one-quarter in its fiscal H1 in part due to startup costs of its new UK-facing online betting joint venture. Figures released Thursday showed Tabcorp revenue rising 2.1% to A$1.16b in the six months ending December 31. Earnings rose 1.7% to $270.4m and...
- Tempobet Clinch Middlesbrough Deal; WBA & Coral Partnership; Sun Bets Launch #YouBetcha Ad
August 24, 2016
A trio of football related stories to get your teeth into after Tempobet agreed on a sponsorship deal with Middlesbrough; Coral does likewise with WBA, and Sun Bets launches 60-second #YouBetcha ad on Sky Sports. The Turkish-facing online gambling company Tempobet continues to focus a significant portion of its marketing...
- Tabcorp profit cut in half by AML probe legal fees, Sun Bets launch
August 4, 2016
Australian betting operator Tabcorp’s profit fell by nearly half in its most recent fiscal year due to legal troubles and the launch of its UK-facing online betting site. In the 12 months ending June 30, Tabcorp eked out a 1.5% revenue gain to A$2.19b (US $1.67b), while earnings posted a...
- William Hill’s Aussie business on the rocks due to ‘fierce competition’
June 10, 2016
Australia’s cutthroat online sports betting market has resulted in the growth of many operators, except for one—William Hill. According to Australian investment bank UBS, the UK bookmaker has been left in the dust amid the “fierce competition” in the online sports betting sector, web financial group Digital Look reported. Data...
- Tabcorp to enter UK gambling market in spring
February 22, 2016
Australian betting giant Tabcorp is ready enter the UK and Irish gambling markets in spring. Tabcorp, in partnership with Rupert Murdoch’s News UK, is scheduled to launch Sun Bets within six months, reported The Financial Times. “It is a natural step for us,” said David Attenborough, Tabcorp’s chief executive. “We...
Tabcorp hit with $35M fine in money laundering probe
March 20, 2017
After false starts, Western Australia pushes ahead with TAB sale
August 28, 2017