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SkyCity New Zealand Launches Digital Casino Based in Malta

The SkyCity Entertainment Group has launched a digital casino based in Malta. The online gaming site is a joint venture with Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) under the URL Tapping into the digital gaming market has been in the making for SkyCity New Zealand since May, with the rollout taking place on Friday 9. The […]

Brisbane Broncos Players Gambling Night Before NRL Final

Reports are coming out amid Brisbane Broncos’ humiliating 58-0 finals loss to the Parramatta Eels. The NRL club’s officials are conducting an investigation into the what happened. It is alleged that senior Broncos players went out the night before the game to play pokies at Harpoon Harry’s in Sydney. While the players were not drinking, it […]

Self-Exclusion System Made Compulsory by UKGC

British casino regulator, the UK Gambling Commission has approved a self-exclusion scheme set to be rolled-out nationwide. Under the system, casino gaming websites in Britain are obliged to register with GAMSTOP. GAMSTOP is a free service designed for gamblers to bar themselves from internet casino platforms as means to reduce problem gambling. There will be […]

Christchurch Casino Poker Player Wins NZD$107,000

New Zealand poker player, Jon Pye hits the jackpot with an NZD$107,000 win at Christchurch Casino’s Main Event. The NZ casino hosted a poker championship and Pye defeated Scott Hamilton-Hill who landed a cool NZD$66,000 as the runner-up. The poker tournament took 29 hours of play to complete, broken down into three days. Christchurch Casino […]

1XBET Closes Website After Investigation into their Business Practices

Russian-owned gambling site 1XBET has come under fire for unsavoury activities conducted by their UK-based sportsbook. The allegations were brought to light by British newspaper The Sunday Times after they conducted an investigation. The betting site has been reported to have accepted bets on sports matchups that feature under-18s along with facilitating cockfighting betting options […]