In the emerging landscape of sports betting in the US, the tribal nations are important players. In some instances, a state’s regulation permits sports betting only on tribal lands.
During the recent Continent 8 Leaders and Legends panel, one of the speakers wanted greater collaboration between gambling regulators and for there to be more synchronisation of regulation. This would allow regulators to get the best from their new gambling markets, it was argued.
The mass market has contributed the majority of Macau’s baccarat revenues for the first time, although it has taken an extraordinary year for it to happen.
Funding and prize money in UK horseracing is the focus of attention again. Several events have combined to cause concern for the future of the sport.
The 2020 World Gaming Executive Summit (WGES), which was held online in December 2020, mirrored the main trend of 2020 – going digital.
Getting back to normal is going to take longer than people think. The best shot for a bounce back in the economy would be improvements from April.
As a species, we have survived by being able to adapt to change. 2020 has proven our collective adaptability.
The UK online poker sector benefited from the first national lockdown to halt the pandemic. But the boost was only temporary and ended when the lockdown was lifted.
The performance of Macau’s casinos in 2020 highlights the challenge the land-based gambling sector faces to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.
DraftKings will begin taking bets on drone racing, starting with the championship of the Drone Racing League. GBGC first wrote about drone racing and its potential as a sport upon which to bet in 2016, describing it as “betting for the Star Wars generation”.