Gambling News 13th March, 2017

The news service here at provides content from respected news sources across the gaming industry. The news is sourced from dedicated reporters responsible for gathering content across related verticals, including current news on gamblibg legislation, land-based gambling, games development, software licensing, casino, bingo and sports/bookmaker news. For specific poker news, check out the Bluffed Poker website.

The news is updated instantly on the website or in the case of third party news items, within minutes of the report being received to our dedicated Newscenter mailbox. There is also an RSS feed containing all new stories.

For more information, please contact the news editor by telephone on (UK) +44 845 833 0462 (9am - 5pm GMT) or by email to editor [a@t] azonlinecasinos .com with any queries. * Please do not use this email address for advertising requests * (see contact page).


13th March, 2017 at 21:45:05
One of the United States' biggest betting events is being used by the AGA to promote the idea of more widespread legalised sports betting.

The American Gaming Association is using the growing excitement around this years' National Collegiate Athletic Association men's basketball tournament - better known perhaps as March Madness - to add momentum to its national campaign for the wider legalisation of sports betting in the USA.

Full Story: March Madness Excitement Building »


13th March, 2017 at 21:45:05
Serious competition for DraftKing's equivalent offering.

DraftKings and FanDuel may be seriously negotiating a merger, but that has not stopped the two daily fantasy sports giants from continuing to compete vigorously in the market, and this week FanDuel has gone live with its rival fantasy golf product ahead of the major portion of the pro golf season.

Full Story: Fanduel Live With Its Fantasy Golf Product »


13th March, 2017 at 13:44:19
Compliant with Internet Responsible Gambling Standards.

International Game Technology (IGT) was commended for its commitment to responsible gambling and player protection following receipt of the Internet Responsible Gambling Compliance Assessment Program (iCAP) Re-Certification.

Full Story: Igt Achieves Icap Re-certification »


13th March, 2017 at 13:44:19
For data-driven Italian marketing push.

Sports technology provider BetGenius has been chosen by to deliver a contextual marketing push through digital partner, Sky Sport Italia, aimed at boosting customer acquisition, engagement and retention.

Full Story: Skybet Select Betgenius »