Multi-network 2020 NFL Draft will help fund COVID-19 battle

ABC, ESPN, and the NFL Network will present the 2020 NFL Draft from April 23 to 25. This marks the second straight year that...

NFL Draft remains on course but will be televised behind closed doors

The NFL has confirmed this week that its hotly anticipated Draft will go ahead as scheduled on April 23 to 25, but as a...

Coronavirus brings US betting, gaming and sports to a grinding halt

The US gaming and betting industry has all but ground to a halt this week as the COVID-19 pandemic continues its rapid spread. Statements...

Paul Fox: NFL’s new stance on stadium betting lounges a ‘progressive move’

Paul Fox, CEO of international gaming company LeTou, has described the decision taken by the NFL this week to facilitate sports betting lounges at...

NFL allows stadium betting lounges but retail sportsbooks are off limits

Effective from the start of the upcoming 2020 season, the NFL has announced that teams may accept sportsbook operator sponsorships and that a select...

Trump signs clemency order for former 49ers owner DeBartolo Jr

An executive order has been signed by President Donald Trump which grants clemency to the former San Francisco 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo Jr.  DeBartolo, who...

Kambi report finds NFL half-time betting is double that of UK soccer

The percentage of betting turnover at half time for NFL games was almost double that of the Premier League (UK soccer) and NBA, according...

BetAmerica launches $1m Big Game Challenge for Super Bowl

Churchill Downs-owned sportsbook BetAmerica' has launched a promotion for this weekend’s Super Bowl. The Big Game Challenge is described as the ultimate test for...

PlayUSA predicts $400m in Super Bowl bets with more states now legal

In a week that has seen several big predictions around the levels of betting on this year’s Super Bowl final, analyst PlayUSA has added...

DraftKings study shows significant shift towards legal football betting

In advance of the biggest game on the NFL calendar - Sunday’s Super Bowl final - DFS and sports betting firm DraftKings has revealed...

Event News

SBC Digital Summit North America launches Pay It Forward – Invite A Furloughed Friend...

SBC Events is giving all delegates at the upcoming SBC Digital Summit North America virtual trade show the chance to invite a furloughed or...

FIFA kicks off SBC Digital Summit Latinoamérica

Delivering the event keynote at the SBC Digital Summit Latinoamérica, FIFA’s Head of Integrity Ennio Bovolenta talked of the measures carried out by the...

SBC Digital Summit North America unveils big-name speaker roster

The SBC Digital Summit North America will feature a stellar speaker line-up with Jay Snowden (CEO, Penn National Gaming), Virginia McDowell (Board Member, GVC...

FIFA and CONMEBOL to deliver SBC Digital Summit Latinoamérica keynotes

SBC Digital Summit Latinoamérica is to open with keynotes from both FIFA and CONMEBOL, as the governing bodies use the virtual conference and exhibition...