Single wagers are gaining momentum

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The legalization of single game betting in Canada has been gaining some momentum in the last few years, but has ramped up recently for a number of reasons. Many lawmakers and candidates for office in Canada have made legalizing the practice a part of their platform, pointing toward the loss opportunities for revenue and the fact that many people in ... Read more

Sportradar, PrizeLogic join forces for new collaboration

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Sportradar is joining forces with the well-known incentivized engagement powerhouse company PrizeLogic in an effort to completely reimagine what's up for grabs in terms of sports wagering. This agreement between the two companies will make it possible for an even larger audience to take advantage of the real-time information that Sportradar provides. Companies across the globe are continuing to be ... Read more

New Wave Esports acquires Even Matchup Gaming

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The Esports world is about to experience some change and possible expansion in Canada. That's because New Wave Esports Corp. has entered into an agreement to purchase Even Matchup Gaming. The purchase price of $1.23 million will be split between shares and cash ($550,000) paid out over six months. At the end of that timeframe, NWE will own all of ... Read more

Single wagering is in the hands of the government

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There are many laws on the books in Canada and other countries that were created years ago for valid reasons. Today, though, society seems to have outgrown some of these laws, and many are pushing to change them. One of those laws makes it illegal to wager on the outcome of a single sports game. In Canada, it is only ... Read more

DraftKings is authorized wagering operator for NBA

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A landmark agreement was made recently when DraftKings became an Authorized Sports Betting Operator of the National Basketball Association. The agreement will give DraftKings full access to official data from the NBA that it will use in its betting platform on both desktop and mobile devices. The company is also able to use the NBA league marks in all of ... Read more

World Women’s Handball Championship betting & odds – 2019

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Teams from around the world are gearing up for the 2019 Women's Handball World Championship, set to take place this year in Japan. The competition, dubbed as the world cup of women's handball, is held every two years on odd-numbered years. This year, the favorites entering the tournament are Norway, France and Russia, although there are certainly plenty of people ... Read more

PDC World Darts Championship betting & odds

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The PDC World Darts Championship is one of the sport's most prized competitions throughout the year. It began way back in 1994 and has been taking place annually ever since. Known now as the William Hill World Darts Championship, it is easy to see that this event is very popular for betting. It's held every year in late December, commencing ... Read more

Younger generations changing the nature of sports gambling

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Sports betting has been around for ages, but the way in which people bet on sports -- and which sports they are betting on -- is changing rapidly. There once was a time when sports such as horse racing and boxing led the charge in terms of sports gambling. People would flock to arenas and tracks to watch their bets ... Read more

FIFA Club World Cup betting odds 2019

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The FIFA Club World Cup is one of football's largest events outside of the World Cup itself. The competition is hosted every year, and pits some of the world's best club teams against each other to name a champion. This year's competition will be held from Wednesday, December 11 to Sunday, December 22 in Qatar. Real Madrid from Spain is ... Read more

Experts predict huge market

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It's no secret that sports betting is popular around the world. For years, people in Europe, Asia and in some parts of North America have been able to bet legally on single game sports. It was difficult to truly gauge the potential of the sports betting market, though, because some of the world's largest regions -- including Canada and the ... Read more