eSports Betting Banned in SA

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Recently, responsible gambling experts have expressed concerns about the eSports industry, and how gambling has become increasingly prevalent. This has led to further concerns about underage gambling among eSports spectators – and, SA lawmakers are taking preventative measures to discourage young people from wanting to wager on eSports events. The South Australian government has recently […]

Pokie Spending on the Rise in Victoria

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Poker machine spending continues to be a major issue across all Australian states. Each year, Victoria has been pokie spending increase and 2016 has seen an incredible jump. Over the course of the past year, Victoria residents spent $43 million more on pokies than they had in 2014/2015. This totals $2.6 billion in pokie gambling […]

Cricket Australia Bans Players For Betting

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Gambling corruption is an issue that is taken very seriously in sports leagues across Australia. Regulatory bodies are committed to cracking down on insider betting, and it is not uncommon for them to hand out bans to players who are found to be violating the rules. Recently, two women’s cricket players have been handed bans […]

PokerStars to Offer Social Pokies

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PokerStars is working hard to branch out into almost every facet of the online gambling market. Over the course of the past year, we have seen the company launch a sportsbetting product and online casino games; now, PokerStars will be adding social slots and pokies to its existing mobile app. Jackpot Poker by PokerStars will […]

No More Live Betting From Ladbrokes for Aussie Punters

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For months, the Australian government has been trying to stop locally licensed sportsbook from offering players the ability to place in-play bets. Lawmakers are finally beginning to make some headway, as Ladbrokes becomes the first Australian betting operator to ban live betting among punters across the country. Several major betting operators that are licensed in […]