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Sportradar to overhaul ICC’s data and streaming capacities

The International Cricket Council (ICC), the governing body of pro-cricket, has announced that Sportradar will serve as its new lead data and media rights distributor. The partnership will see Sportradar charged with the data and media distribution of 275 ICC syndicated matches including eight men’s and women’s tournaments – starting this month with the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup hosted by …

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Betway gains ‘prominent exposure’ in tennis sponsorship

Betway has agreed to sponsor the Stockholm Open, becoming the official betting partner of the tennis competition. Commencing on 6 November, following last year’s cancellation, the competition promises to give Betway association rights as well as ‘prominent’ courtside branding. Anthony Werkman, Betway’s CEO, commented on the sponsorship of the oldest Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) indoor tournament: “It’s fantastic for …

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TebWin prioritises responsible gambling in QPR partnership

TebWin has become the official betting partner of Queens Park Rangers (QPR) for the 2021/22 season. The collaboration sees the blue and yellow logo displayed around the Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium along with other promotional material. King J. Entertainment is the marketing company behind the Tebwin.com sportsbook, and Business Manager, Pearl Dougal, commented: “We are delighted to be able to …

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Betfred secures two-year extension to Super League sponsorship

Betfred has strengthened its presence and marketing in the European rugby league scene, having renewed its sponsorship arrangement with the top-flight Super League for a further two years. The contract extension will see the retail and online sports betting operator continue to cooperate with the league on the ‘Gamble Responsible’ campaign, currently promoted at Super League fixtures. Additionally, the renewal …

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Coral docu-series ‘Against the Odds’ to be broadcast on ITV

ITV has announced that it will broadcast ‘Against the Odds’ on Tuesday 19 October a new sports documentary series co-developed and funded by Coral.   The ten-part series will showcase unique insights on the individual journeys and experiences of athletes who have risen to the top of their sports.  Each episode of Against the Odds will be presented and narrated …

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Asiabet33 secures partnership with Fulham FC

Asiabet33 has been named as the official Asian betting partner of EFL Championship side Fulham FC, under the terms of a deal covering the 2021/22 season. The firm primarily focuses on providing ‘cutting edge technological’ solutions to industry incumbents across the Asia betting and gaming market, and is currently active in Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Japan. “Asiabet33 is thrilled to …

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Betclic promotes equality in Portuguese basketball sponsorship

Betclic has entered an agreement to provide The Portuguese Women’s Basketball League the same sponsorship pay as the men’s competition. Over the next three years, the partnership will see an investment of €3 million for both competitions, which comes from a partnership protocol signed between the Portuguese Basketball Federation and Betclic Portugal.  Pureza Sousa, Betclic’s Portugal Country Manager, commented: “It’s …

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Olybet boosts international development in Fiorentina partnership

Olybet has signed an agreement with ACF Fiorentina to become the Seria A team’s official regional betting partner, whilst strengthening company exposure at the Artemio Franchi Stadium. The collaboration sees OlyBet and OlyBet.TV branding become visible on the sideline LEDs throughout Europe and in the home games’ digital overlay technology that was adopted by the club at the start of …

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Fonbet nets Salavat Yulaev ice hockey sponsorship

Fonbet has linked with Russian ice hockey team Salavat Yulaev, as the betting company gains brand exposure through the team’s ‘largest advertising contract’. Over the next four years, the Fonbet logo will be shown ‘prominently’ on the Ufa teams’ kit, as well as around the Ufa Arena. Rinat Bashirov, Director General of Salavat Yulaev, commented: “We’re excited to have a long term agreement …

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