Tag Archives: xpressbet
- Xpressbet targeted by ‘DDO-ISIS’ attacks; Texas historical racing showdown
August 26, 2015
Online horse betting site Xpressbet.com was knocked offline this weekend following a “sophisticated, malicious” distributed denial of service (DDOS) attack. The Stronach Group-owned advance deposit wagering site posted a notice on Monday explaining why both its online and telephone operations had been out of commission for a couple hours on...
- Churchill Downs inks California online poker partner, sues Daily Racing Form
May 22, 2015
Horseracing and online betting operator Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has reportedly lined up a brick-and-mortar partner for California’s anticipated regulated online poker market. On Friday, OnlinePokerReport reported that CDI had reached a tentative online poker deal with Oceans 11, a Rat Pack-themed cardroom located in Oceanside, just outside San Diego....
- TwinSpires, XpressBet ignore Illinois ADW edict; Green Day pisses off horses
January 20, 2013
Illinois never seems to do anything the easy way when it comes to gambling. In 2009, Illinois passed a law okaying advance deposit wagering (ADW), i.e. the betting on horse races via online and telephone, as permitted by the federal Interstate Horseracing Act. (The hypocritical approval of online horse bets...