Betfair passes on renewing Blue Square football sponsorship

From SBR Forum On April 2nd, SBR reported that Betfair (SBR rating A-) acquired Blue Square Bet online (SBR rating B+) for £5 million. Blue Square players were redirected to their new accounts at Betfair. More than 120,000 new customers were acquired in the deal, as well as brand assets. Betfair has since made one…

BetVictor Offers World Series of Poker Buy in Back

From Card Player All eyes are turning to the biggest poker event in the world, the World Series of Poker, and as players begin to look for ways to get to the Las Vegas mecca for June and July’s tournaments BetVictor Poker is launching an unprecedented promotion – Risk Free World Series of Poker. The…

BetRevolution.com Confiscates Players Funds: Claims ‘Syndicate’ Play

From Gambling 911 Online sportsbook BetRevolution.com has come under fire in recent days for reportedly confiscating $26,908 from two players citing syndicate betting, according to the website SportsBookReview.com. According to the SBR site: The first player opened his account with BetRevolution in December 2011. He deposited $5,209 through six transactions for $3,870 in cash bonuses,…

Fantasy Football 2013: Who Will Rob Gronkowski’s Injury Affect Most?

From Rant Sports It was recently released that the New England Patriot’s star tight end Rob Gronkowski will require a fourth left forearm surgery to remove the plate inserted in the arm in order to ensure an infection is no longer there. This is huge news for an array of different people. One of those…

Massachusetts Man Wins $10 Million In No-Skill Poker Tournament

From Card Player Even lotteries are taking an interest in Texas hold’em. A Massachusetts man won $10 million in a no-skill poker tournament on Saturday. The prize was larger than every World Series of Poker main event payout except one. The event, which was electronic-based and thus did not have any live dealers, started with…