Wednesday, August 17, 2022


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Cricket betting bust in West Bengal


West Bengal police nabbed three suspects engaged in a cricket betting scheme using mobile phones during a test match between India and Bangladesh held at Eden Gardens cricket ground in Kolkata, India.

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Fantasy cricket start-up receives $4 mln in funding


Delhi-based online fantasy gaming platform BalleBaazi has successfully raised $4 million in Series A funding round from two private equity funds based

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Head Digital Works launches sport content platform


Head Digital Works Private Limited (formerly Head Infotech Private Limited), the parent company of leading online rummy website Ace2Three, has announc

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Dream11 recruits India cricket hero


Fantasy sports operator Dream11 has roped in Indian cricket team wicket-keeper and former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni as its brand ambassador, Glaws

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Nazara Games snaps up casual gaming startup


India-based Nazara Games has acquired a majority stake in a Chennai-based gaming startup - NextWave Multimedia, local media reports. The deal represen

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ICC probes India match-fixing reports


The International Cricket Council has opened an investigation into allegations made by the U.K.’s Sun newspaper that the third Ashes test has been t

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On the road to regulation in India


In a move likely to give a much-needed and major boost to the gambling industry in India, the All India Gaming Federation, a body that intends to promote legal gambling among other objectives, was launched in Delhi last week, on Wednesday, August 3.

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Virtual sports becoming Asian reality


After a period of rapid growth in Europe, virtual sports are emerging as a viable product in Asia, with operators drawn to the regulatory flexibility, low-cost turnkey integration and high margins. But today’s virtuals - which let players bet on the...

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India’s cricket body says opposed to legalizing betting


The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has told the Supreme Court that betting on cricket matches is not feasible unless a central law to le

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Will legalization of betting curb match fixing or exacerbate; India debate


India’s BCCI General Secretary Anurag Thakur has called for the legalization of cricket betting, saying the government should consider it as an opti

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Five arrested in India for accepting bets on Asia Cup T20


Five people have been arrested for betting on the Pakistan and Bangladesh match in the ongoing Asia Cup T20 tournament, local media reports. After a t

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Lodha Committee recommends legalizing sports betting


A Supreme Court appointed committee headed by former Chief Justice of India RM Lodha on improving the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has

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