Sportsbook Articles (Page 25)

Sportsbook Articles

The Federal Republic of Nigeria is the second wealthiest nation in Africa next to South Africa. After the country was granted full independence by Great Britain in October 1960, the fir...
The island nation of Sri Lanka has been continuously inhabited for some 30,000 years. Colonisation by the Portuguese and Dutch began in the 16th century and its monarchy was disestablis...
The Lottery Act (491/65) of 1966 is the basic statute governing gambling in Finland as a tripartite monopoly system. It classifies bingo, casino and slot machines offering money and com...
When the Soviet Union dissolved at the end of the Cold War in 1991, Ukraine gained its independence from centuries of Russian rule. But even during the Soviet era, Ukrainians had a lott...
Before the late 20th century, gambling was prohibited throughout South Africa. In fact, heavy restrictions had been in place since 1673, and a total ban was put into effect in 1965, wit...
Residents of the Netherlands enjoy a wide range of betting options, from wagering on sports and horse racing to lotteries, casino table games and slot arcades. Although the European Uni...
The United States of America is the largest market for gambling in the world. By some estimates, the industry generates over $80 billion in annual revenues. It is the source of some one...
Gambling in Poland is largely dominated by betting shop trade with the biggest three bookmakers, Totolek, STS and Professional operating over 1000 retail outlets between them throughout...
Australia arguably boasts one of the biggest betting industry’s on the planet both in terms of casino and sportsbook. Indeed, the current state of gambling in Australia in ...
Canada is extremely similar to the USA in terms of gambling laws, rules and regulations. Indeed, in the USA, Nevada is the only state where betting on single sporting events...
Not so long ago, most bookmakers confined their activities to racing and sports events, along with a few “exotic” markets such as award competitions and political elections. Despite the...
In order to wager on racing or sports at a betting shop, all that’s necessary is to tell a ticket writer what event one wants to back and the amount of the bet. The writer will enter th...