Tag Archives: Golden Race

Industry giants headline shortlists for SBC Awards 2018

SBC Awards

Industry giant bet365 will be hunting a famous fifth consecutive Bookmaker of the Year title at this year’s SBC Awards, but an array of big hitters are ready to steal the show in front of more than 700 attendees at a stunning London venue – The Artillery Garden at the HAC. The shortlists for the 38 prizes were confirmed this …

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Golden Race’s 3D Horses enjoys visual effects transformation

3D Horses

UK licensed virtual sports developer Golden Race has transformed its 3D horse racing product into the “most realistic experience on the market” after updating the graphics and visual effects. The real backgrounds on 3D Horses, which is created through a hybrid system of Artificial Intelligence and reproduction of real races, have been shot and integrated with the latest cinematographic techniques …

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UKGC approval sees Golden Race enter the UK market

An award winning virtual sports developer is hoping to breathe fresh life into the UK betting market after obtaining a supplier licence from the Gambling Commission. Golden Race, which won last year’s SBC Award for Best Virtual Football Product, believes its product suite can revolutionise the UK market thanks to its development and low-cost distribution model. The virtual sports provider …

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Golden Race enhances portfolio with Euro Champions unveiling

Golden Race is looking to enhance its virtual football offering with the introduction of Euro Champions, a tournament product inspired by Europe’s top club football competition, the UEFA Champions League. Launching mid-September, it will comprise continuous matches played by 32 virtual clubs, reflecting real-team and real-player performance parameters. The competition is divided into different phases: group stage, knockout stage (with …

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Betting on Sports to welcome record number of exhibitors

Betting on Sports

Nearly 150 of the biggest sports betting operators, platform providers, affiliates and payments firms will be setting up camp in the biggest ever Betting on Sports exhibition. Held from 18-21 September at Olympia London, #boscon2018 will feature 6,300 sqm of exhibition space. This area has been expanded to house at least 140 exhibitors over two floors, while there will be …

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6 of the Best – Golden Race’s Martin Wachter

This week’s 6 of the Best comes from the CEO and founder of omni-channel virtual sports provider Golden Race. Martin Wachter is one of the industry’s most established figures, and the Austrian offers a glimpse of life of an international businessman. Best Holiday It would have been two years ago in Dubai – it was my first holiday since I …

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Golden Race World Cup “will be game of the year 2018”

Golden Race

Virtual sports developer Golden Race has launched its new football product ahead of the World Cup, with upgraded visuals and an enhanced betting experience designed to make it “feel more real for punters”. Mirroring the format of its Russian hosted counterpart, the new offering is to see 32 nations split into eight groups, with knockout rounds and a final following. …

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Virtual success in Europe points to bright future for Golden Race

Golden Race

Golden Race has predicted that revenues for virtual sports will eventually surpass those generated by real events, after referencing the concept’s growing popularity in Italy. Speaking to Gambling Insider, the firm’s CEO Martin Wachter said that the “numbers in countries like Italy show that virtual sports has become one of the most popular games next to sports betting”. He added: …

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Stamford Bridge to host the inaugural five-a-side SBC Global Championship

SBC Global Championship

Five-a-side teams featuring players from some of the sports betting industry’s leading operators, suppliers, affiliates and media organisations will be taking part in the inaugural SBC Global Championship at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday 22 May. Supported by headline sponsor Trustly Group, the eight-team tournament played out in Chelsea kits will be officiated by former FIFA and Premier League referee Dermot …

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Significant mobile upgrades for Golden Race’s online platform

Golden Race

Golden Race, the omni-channel virtual sports provider, has presented Mobile 2.0 and Desktop 3.0 versions for its online sportsbook. New features include additional customisation options for user layout, colour schemes and branding, as well as a newly improved user-friendly interface for both mobile and desktop. Golden Race’s online platform, which is fully compatible with all popular browsers, is available in …

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