ACMA Urges Account Closures

ACMA Urges Australian Gamblers to Close Illegal Offshore Gambling Accounts ahead of Crackdowns

Today, the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) issued a warning to punters who use offshore gambling websites. Any Aussies using illegal offshore online gambling sites (unknowingly or not) have been encouraged to withdraw all money before the sites are blocked. In new crackdown measures revealed by the ACMA, they are tackling online casinos first. […]

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Sportradar Sportsbook Deal

Sportradar Buys Optima Sportsbook in Landmark Deal

Sports data companies like Sportradar usually don’t get involved in betting, until now. Sportradar has now acquired a sportsbook for a bargain price of £25 million (AUD47.5 million). Their new portfolio piece, Optima, is a Spanish sports betting platform. Sportradar will become a “global one-stop-shop” that provides all aspects of tech and services. The Switzerland-based […]

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Sportsbet & BetEasy Deal AU

Aussie Market Dominated by Sportsbet & BetEasy Deal

An upcoming merger between Sportsbet and BetEasy will result in a large part of the gambling sector being dominated by just two brands. The owners of Sportsbet (Flutter Entertainment) and BetEasy (The Stars Group) will soon own a large slice of the AU betting industry. Market research company Roy Morgan has researched the deal and […]

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AU October Sports Fixtures

All October Sports Fixtures & Betting

Ever wonder when the next scheduled match is in October? Well, we’ve listed some important 3 October sports fixtures to help. We’ve listed them by tournament with moneyline odds. These are taken from multiple bookies to make deciding on a wager easier for AU bettors. Check out our favourite bookies to place your bets! MLB […]

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SEN+ Facing Fines after ACMA Investigation into Gambling Ads

SEN+, a Melbourne-based online sports radio provider, has been found guilty of advertising gambling against current rules during the Australian Open. The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has revealed the findings following their investigation. According to the regulatory body, SEN+ aired a gambling promotion during coverage of the women’s quarter-final. These findings are extremely […]

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Australian National Sports Tribunal to Start Investigating Doping & Integrity Breaches

On Wednesday, Australia’s parliament passed legislation to create a National Sports Tribunal as an integrity body. However, the National Sports Tribunal will be operating on a two-year trial basis until it can prove to be effective. The organisation’s powers will include mediating team selection disputes, resolving doping allegations and dealing with any “integrity” breaches. According […]

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