Entain no longer sponsoring jerseys of Australian pro teams amid backlash against gambling ads

According to local news, Entain will no longer be sponsoring the jerseys of Australian professional teams. The latest announcement comes amid a growing backlash against gambling advertising in sports.  As per the announcement, Entain’s Ladbrokes and Neds brands will no longer appear on the shirts of athletes as part ofContinue Reading

“Since Sportradar launched ad:s in 2019, we’ve supported more than 100 sportsbook operators to deliver marketing efficiently”

In 2019, sports technology giant Sportradar launched ad:s, an omnichannel, digital marketing agency focused on sports fan engagement. The solution aims to help sportsbooks, as well as league and teams, to be more efficient and precise in their marketing spend and deliver positive ROI while also not oversaturating the marketingContinue Reading

Research Recommends Ban on In-Play Betting and Gambling Ads

Research on the impacts of sports betting in Massachusetts recommended the implementation of a number of restrictions, including bans on in-play betting and gambling advertising, as well as celebrity advertising endorsement. Bans on In-Play Wagering, Gambling Ads Commissioned by the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC), the research seeks to provide anContinue Reading

Ontario: Unibet fined K by regulator for alleged ads and inducement breaches

Ontario’s gaming regulator has issued CAD 48,000 ($36,856) in monetary penalties to Unibet for alleged advertising and inducement infractions. The fine was announced by the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) on Thursday. “In order to protect the public interest and ensure Ontario’s iGaming market operates responsibly and withContinue Reading

Ontario Regulator Fines Unibet Over Ads

According to a recent press release announced via a tweet on its official Twitter account, the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) has issued an Order of Monetary Penalty against Unibet. The Kindred Group-owned operator has received a CAN$48,000 ($37,051) penalty for allegedly going over a series of regulationsContinue Reading

UFC Legend Bans Gambling Ads In MMA Promotion

A former UFC star says gambling companies have no place anywhere near his upstart MMA promotion. Khabib Nurmagomedov, of Dagestan, said in an interview that his Eagle FC, a newly formed MMA organization with events in the U.S. and elsewhere, will never do business with gambling companies. According to Nurmagomedov,Continue Reading

Flutter Funds RGC’s Gambling Ads Research

Flutter Entertainment, the company behind operators such as Paddy Power and Betfair, has once again demonstrated its commitment to responsible gambling. This time, the Irish operator provided the Responsible Gambling Council (RGC), a Toronto-based non-profit organization, with funding to conduct research on gambling ads. RGC to Research Gambling Ads RGC’sContinue Reading