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sportradar mlb data distribution european debut

Sportradar was the best positioned to meet all of the “data distribution needs” for Major League Baseball (MLB), according to the league’s EVP of Gaming and New Business Ventures Kenny Gersh. Kenny was speaking as part of a media round

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report finds female jockeys outperformed the men at cheltenham festival

Research on over 1.6 million horse races over an 18-year time frame has found that female jockeys given odds of 9/1 are statistically as likely to win a race compared to a male ridden horse at odds of 8/1. The

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6 of the best rightway compliances neil tyson

This week’s 6 of the Best comes from Neil Tyson, Director at Rightway Compliance. In the latest addition, we hear about an a truly indulgent trip to Canada and Alaska, and which Christmas classic tops the list of Neil’s favourite films. Best Holiday

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digitain appoints simon westbury as international sales lead

Industry multi-channel platform and systems provider Digitain has moved to enhance its commercial development capacities, confirming the appointment of Simon Westbury as Head of International Business Development. A seasoned executive in gambling technology sales and commercial strategy, Westbury most recently

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melissa riahei joins sbtech us as president

Sports betting and gaming technology provider SBTech US has strengthened its leadership offering with the appointment of Melissa Riahei, who will take up the role as President. Riahei, who has considerable experience across the gaming and lottery industries, will oversee US operations

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2018 losses see france galop back pmu revitalisation programme

The executive committee of France Galop, the governing body of French horseracing, has reported group-wide losses of €21 million as part of its 2018 accounts. France Galop, who shares ownership of French racing operator PMU alongside counterpart Le Trot Francais, details

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marathonbet scores principal partner deal with sevilla fc

Online bookmaker Marathonbet has been confirmed as the principal partner and front-of-shirt sponsor for Sevilla FC, as part of a new two-year agreement between the duo, with the deal set to begin at the start of the 2019/20 season. The five-time

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bha launches report analysing chinese influence in uk racing

A new report published by the British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has been released, which has revealed a rapidly growing interest in UK horse racing across China, which may offer a huge trading and influencing opportunity for the UK. The report,

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fair play gvc holdings outlines year of wholesale csr change

FTSE100 gambling group GVC Holdings has this morning published its 2019 ‘Fair Play – Corporate Social Responsibility Report’ outlining the multiple changes governing the company’s long-term corporate sustainability objectives. In the report’s forward statement, GVC Independent Non-Executive Director Virginia McDowell

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william hill takes segunda gamble amid imminent spanish shake up

William Hill Plc will significantly expand its Spanish market coverage and profile, as Spanish news reports detail that the FTSE bookmaker will sponsor seven La Liga 2 (Segunda) football clubs. This weekend, the management of UD Las Palmas and UD

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