Heath Chick has been part of the gambling industry for close to 15 years as a writer, media representative and business owner, with deep roots in poker, sports betting and daily fantasy sports in Australia. Follow Heath on Twitter @_TassieDevil_
For years Twitch has been the number one website for live streaming online video games, but that dominance is now under threat from a number of different platforms who are prepared to throw big dollars at the industry's stars.
Conor McGregor is set for a big return to the octagon this Sunday as he takes on Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone in the main event of UFC 246. The UFC 246 lineup also features former champions Holly Holm, Anthony Pettis and Claudia Gadelha.
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.
The new season of the Big Bash League kicks off next week, and sports betting punters are warming to the star-studded Brisbane Heat to raise the BBL09 trophy. Check out our preview of the latest betting market for the BBL09 Outright Winner.
Shivine Abdine has defeated a high-quality field of 203 entries to win the $5,000 No Limit Holdem Event at the World Series of Poker International Circuit Event at The Star in Sydney. Abdine collected the gold ring and the top prize of $260,000.