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Court Denies Jontay Porter’s Request To Play In Greece

Jontay Porter, who was banned from the NBA over sports betting fraud, has been denied a motion to get his passport back before his sentencing. Filed yesterday, July 16, the request sought to allow the player to play basketball in Greece. Porter requested four things, namely to have his passport back, to be allowed to […]

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Colorado Authorities Raid Illegal Gambling Dens

The authorities in Pueblo, Colorado, have raided an illegal gambling venue, seizing thousands of dollars in cash and dozens of illegal gambling machines. The operation aligned with Mayor Heather Graham’s vow to crack down on crime in the city. According to the announcement, the Pueblo Police Department executed search warrants on several local businesses believed […]

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UKGC Considered Allwyn’s Ties With Russia Irrelevant To The National Lottery Bidding

The United Kingdom’s Gambling Commission (UKGC) did not believe that Allwyn’s indirect ties to Russia were relevant to The National Lottery licensing process. Responding to a freedom of information request by gambling news outlet NEXT.io, the regulator released previously undisclosed details of the lottery giant’s approach to this issue. Allwyn’s parent company KKCG, for context, […]

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Tom Aspinall Vs. Curtis Blaydes UFC 304 Odds, Time, And Prediction

Tom Aspinall’s only loss in the UFC happened against Curtis Blaydes two years ago after the Englishman injured his knee after only 15 seconds from the first bell. He’s bounced back from the injury, even winning the UFC Interim Heavyweight title since. On July 27, he’s defending it against his old foe Blaydes. Tom Aspinall […]

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Carlos Alcaraz Vs. Novak Djokovic 2024 Wimbledon Odds, Time, And Prediction

The crowd at Centre Court doesn’t like him, but their boos seem to make Novak Djokovic thrive. The bad boy of tennis is determined to shush his critics with a win over Carlos Alcaraz in the final of the 2024 Wimbledon. Carlos Alcaraz vs. Novak Djokovic 2024 Wimbledon Odds MoneylineOddsCarlos Alcaraz-154Novak Djokovic+138*Odds taken from BetOnline […]

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Curaçao Gaming Control Board Reopens Licensing Portal Amid Regulatory Changes

The Curaçao Gaming Control Board (GCB) has announced the reopening of its online licensing portal on 15 July 2024, at 00:01 local time, allowing new applications under the current National Ordinance on Games of Hazard (NOOGH) legislation. This development comes as the GCB continues prioritizing applications submitted during the previous application window, which ended on […]

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Petersburg Reaches Vital Milestone For Casino Project

Petersburg’s bid to host a casino has taken a significant step forward with the approval of the state Lottery Department. The authority certified Petersburg as a casino host city and granted permission to proceed to a local referendum. The next step in the process requires approval from the Petersburg Circuit Court. If things go as […]

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Vermont Democrats’ Debit Card Illicitly Used For Sports Betting

The Vermont Democratic Party faced an unfortunate accident, experiencing a fraudulent charge of $925 on its political committee debit card, with the funds later deposited into an account on the sports and fantasy gambling site FanDuel. While political fundraising committees are a prime target for criminals, this is the only known case where stolen money […]

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Rummy Leader Passion Gaming Reacquires Shares From Rank Group

Bobby Garg and Priya Kumar, the co-founders of Indian rummy operator Passion Gaming, have re-acquired all company shares from their investors and are back in control of the company. The company’s shareholders included global gambling giant Rank Group. Rank Group, through its Stride Investments subsidiary, had invested $5 million in Passion Gaming shares, comprising of […]

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China Cracks Down On Macau Money Exchange Gangs

In a continued effort to dismantle criminal networks, China’s Ministry of Public Security recently convened a critical meeting in Beijing to discuss the persistent issue of Macau’s “money exchange gangs.” Officials emphasized the necessity of maintaining a stringent, high-pressure crackdown on these illicit groups, which have long plagued the region and violate the country’s strict […]