MICROGAMING REPORTS ITS BIGGEST YET MOBILE WIN (Update)
2015-04-13

Microgaming has confirmed the April 9 Mega Moolah progressive jackpot hit reported late last week by InfoPowa, advising that Royal Vegas player MarkA will receive a full payment in one tranche of Euro 5,375,695.08.

The lucky player was spinning on his mobile phone when he hit the jackpot that has turned him into an instant multi-millionaire.

A spokesman for Royal Vegas has revealed that MarkA had only been a member of the online casino for a week hwn he struck gold.

"I dont think you could ask for a better start to playing at Royal Vegas," the spokesman said Monday. "One of our senior VIP executive hosts had the pleasure of phoning Mark to confirm the win and to congratulate him; to say he was elated is an understatement. Everyone here at Royal Vegas would like to congratulate Mark on this mammoth and historic win.




MANITOBAS NOVELTY BETTING PIQUES INTEREST
2015-02-23

BC Lotteries Corps online Play Now website is getting a fair amount of U.S. media attention with its recently introduced novelty b Apuestas Deportivas Apuestas Rusia 2018 Online Bingo Rooms Play Bingo online etting offer in Manitoba and British Columbia.

"It's meant to capitalize and bring that entertainment factor to more casual people that wouldn't normally wager on something like a regular sports bet," Chris Fairclough, senior communications officer with B.C. Lotteries Corp. told the Winnipeg Free Press.

Fairclough spoke about B.C. Lotteries Corps regulated offer as opposed to punters placing bets on unlicensed operators websites saying: These are sites that aren't legal in Canada but people play on them anyway. Instead of going the prohibition route and trying to shut all those places down, we're offering a product that is safe and secure and gives back to the people and repatriates the money. So if you are placing this type of wager, you're doing so in a safe, secure environment.

"Would you rather your money go back to paying for education and health care or would you rather it go to pay for someone's yacht in the Caribbean? We'll leave that to the players to decide."



SPORTRADAR TO CARRY GERMAN HANDBALL DATA
2015-01-26

Online sports betting content firm Sportradar has acquired the exclusive eight year rights to collect and distribute official German Handball League data to its betting industry and media clients following a partnership agreement signed last week.

The Sportradar agreement covers both the first and second divisions of the HBL, along with the DHB Cup, the Super Cup and the annual All-Star Game competitions.

As part of the agreement, Sportradar will furnish HBL with its Live Sports Centre product, a content visualisation tool with extensive live statistics which can be customised and implemented on all team websites.

The data company has also undertaken to develop an HBL mobile application for data visualisation across smartphones and tablets.

In a press statement this week, Sportradar m.d. for sports data and licensing, Johannes Ranke, said:

Handball is one of the most popular sports in Germany and I am very excited about the collaboration between Sportradar and the HBL for the coming years. It will be a great opportunity to develop cutting-edge data products and services and help to increase the awareness of the HBL and handball around Europe and the world.