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Poker

Coronavirus Fears Start Wave of Poker Tournaments Cancelled in the US

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The World Poker Tour, Poker Central, and Wynn Las Vegas are the first to begin cancelling or postponing their poker tournaments as Coronavirus fear continues in the United States.
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PokerStars Cancels European Events as Coronavirus Fear Continues

PokerStars has followed in the footsteps of the WPT and Triton Poker in cancelling upcoming European Poker Tour tournaments in the wake of the Coronavirus outbreak.
2020 APL Million Kiavash Arbabi

Kiavash Arbabi Wins 2020 APL Million

The 2020 APL Million has been won by Kiavash Arbabi at The Star Sydney after he defeated James Broom heads-up to win the $315,000 first-place prize in the record-breaking Main Event.
2020 Global Poker Awards

Robert Campbell and Tim Duckworth Accept Awards at 2nd Annual Global Poker Awards

The 2nd Annual Global Poker Awards were held inside the PokerGO Studio on Friday night in Las Vegas with Australia's Robert Campbell winning 2019 Breakout Player of the Year, while The Double Down’s own Tim Duckworth accepted the Award of Merit on behalf of tournament reporters.
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Sports Betting

Formula 1 and NBA among Sports Cancelled due to Coronavirus

Following the lead of many sport organisations, Formula 1 and the NBA are the most recent high-profile sports cancelling or postponing their events as Coronavirus fear continues. The AFL and NRL are also considering their positions as the 2020 seasons kick off.

2020 NRL Season Kicks off Thursday Night

The race for the 2020 National Rugby League Premiership title begins this Thursday and we'll provide a full overview of the season ahead.
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2020 Formula 1 Season Kicks off with Australian Grand Prix

The 2020 Formula 1 season kicks off at Albert Park in Melbourne this weekend for the annual Australian Grand Prix! 
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Australia Favourites for Women’s T20 World Cup Glory

The 2020 Women's T20 World Cup has reached the final with Australia to take on India in front of a packed MCG this Sunday on International Women's Day. Can Australia bring home the trophy?
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Horse Racing

Fantasy Horse Racing Launches at Draftstars

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Draftstars are getting punters ready for a big Autumn racing carnival with the launch of their brand new fantasy horse racing product this Wednesday. There's $20,000 to be won!
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Alligator Blood Tops Voting for All-Star Mile

Queensland star Alligator Blood has once again led all the way to top the public voting for the $5 million All-Star Mile as the first ten runners have been announced.
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BetMakers Partner with Tom Waterhouse to Develop New Wagering Products

Australian horse racing data and analytics provider BetMakers Technology Group have signed a commercial agreement with Tom Waterhouse to develop new wagering products including a betting app.
Hong Kong Horse Racing

Hong Kong Jockey Club Cancel Races as Protests Escalate

Political protesting continues to escalate in Hong Kong, forcing the Hong Kong Jockey Club to cancel a second race meeting at Happy Valley amid safety concerns.
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Daily Fantasy Sports

Fantasy Horse Racing Launches at Draftstars

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Draftstars are getting punters ready for a big Autumn racing carnival with the launch of their brand new fantasy horse racing product this Wednesday. There's $20,000 to be won!

JayK123 Wins PGA Winter Classic for Six-Figure Pay Day at DraftKings

Australia’s number one daily fantasy sports player “JayK123” has done it again, landing another massive prize over at DraftKings this weekend.

DraftKings Strip Jade-Roper Tolbert of Millionaire Maker Winnings

DraftKings has made the decision to remove Jade Roper-Tolbert as the winner of the NFL Millionaire Maker DFS contest earlier this month.
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JayK123 Creates History in DraftKings Millionaire Maker

Australia's leading Daily Fantasy Sports player, "JayK123", has created history by becoming the first Australian to become a DFS millionaire after winning over US$1 million in the DraftKings Millionaire Maker contest.
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eSports

Brand New Esports Venue ‘Fortress Melbourne’ Launches Friday

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The Brand new esports and gaming complex 'Fortress Melbourne' will officially open its doors on Friday, the 13th of March with a massive launch party! 
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Better Collective Announce Acquisition of eSports Platform HLTV.org

One of the worldwide leaders in iGaming gambling ‘Better Collective’, has announced the acquisition of popular esports information website HLTV.org for a price of up to 34.5m Euro.
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Skrilla Rebrands to Picklebet

Australia's leading dedicated eSports betting and daily fantasy provider, Skrilla, have announced a rebrand. Moving forwards Skrilla will now be known as Picklebet.
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CryptoFights Set to Capitalize on the Growth of eSports

eSports is one of the fastest growing industries in the world and Kronoverse, the blockchain developer behind CryptoFights, are looking to take advantage of this with Bitcoin SV.
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Gaming

Minecraft Uncensored Library Makes Banned Information Available

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‘Reporters Without Borders’, a press freedom NGO have teamed up with users of the popular online PC game ‘Minecraft’ to create an unprecedented source of free and available information to citizens of authoritarian countries.  
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Brand New Esports Venue ‘Fortress Melbourne’ Launches Friday

The Brand new esports and gaming complex 'Fortress Melbourne' will officially open its doors on Friday, the 13th of March with a massive launch party! 

‘Call of Duty: Warzone’ Battle Royale Mode to be Released Wednesday

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is already one of the most popular games of...
Gaming Online

Could Streaming Services Negatively Impact the Gaming Industry?

The ‘Netflix of gaming’ is coming and it could ruin the gaming industry. Find out more about the potential effects of subscription services on the gaming industry.
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Cryptocurrency

CryptoFights Set to Capitalize on the Growth of eSports

eSports CryptoFights
eSports is one of the fastest growing industries in the world and Kronoverse, the blockchain developer behind CryptoFights, are looking to take advantage of this with Bitcoin SV.
Pornhub accepts Tether

Pornhub Adds Tether Stablecoin as New Crypto Payment Option

Leading adult entertainment website Pornhub has added a new cryptocurrency payment option, with Tether now an accepted form of payment, following the withdrawal of Paypal as a payment processing option.
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SportsCastr To Launch Cryptocurrency To Reward Viewers

Sports live-streaming service SportsCastr has announced a partnership with FanWide to launch its own cryptocurrency called FanChain that will encourage engagement and reward viewers.
Ethereum

Cryptocurrency Analysts Bullish About Ethereum in 2020

Cryptocurrency experts are typically bullish about Ethereum (ETH) in 2020, with signals indicating a possible rise from a two-year slump for the world's second-largest cryptocurrency asset.
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Business

Better Collective Announce Acquisition of eSports Platform HLTV.org

Better Collective HLTV
One of the worldwide leaders in iGaming gambling ‘Better Collective’, has announced the acquisition of popular esports information website HLTV.org for a price of up to 34.5m Euro.
Uber

Uber Rolls Out New Safety Feature to Verify Rides

Uber have announced the introduction of a PIN number feature to ensure passengers and drivers are being correctly matched to the right vehicle.
Wynn Casino Macau

Casinos in Macau to Re-Open on February 20th

Fears over the deadly Coronavirus appear to be easing with operations in casinos in Macau set to resume from February 20th.
Tom Waterhouse

BetMakers Partner with Tom Waterhouse to Develop New Wagering Products

Australian horse racing data and analytics provider BetMakers Technology Group have signed a commercial agreement with Tom Waterhouse to develop new wagering products including a betting app.

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Casino

Crown Melbourne Implements Social Distancing Policy

Crown Melbourne have resorted to adopting ‘social distancing’ techniques within their venue in a bid to remain active in the downturn. There will now be limits on people at gaming tables and pokie machines in the venue.
Wynn Casino Macau

Casinos in Macau to Re-Open on February 20th

Fears over the deadly Coronavirus appear to be easing with operations in casinos in Macau set to resume from February 20th.
Macau Casinos

Macau Government Suspends Casinos Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Global authorities continue to react to the Coronavirus outbreak with the Macau Government ordering the immediate closure of all Macau casinos in reaction to the global health emergency.
Triton Poker Series Postponed

Triton Poker Super High Roller Series Postponed Due to Coronavirus

The upcoming 2020 Triton Super High Roller Series at Jeju Landing Casino, South Korea, has been postponed until further notice as a consequence of the coronavirus outbreak.
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