Average Brazilian spends R$58 monthly for betting, Premier League launches multi-billion pound auction for UK media rights, and DraftKings claims US betting market lead. Here’s our weekly Review!
Average Brazilian spends $11 on betting monthly
Brazilians spend R$58 ($11) per month on some kind of game or bet, be it table games, scratch cards, lottery, slots, among others.
According to a study carried out by Instituto QualiBest in partnership with ENV Media, three out of four bettors claim to have also tried online betting.
The driving force behind betting stems from the emotions it provides, with 38% of respondents saying that they engage in betting activities at least once a week. Read more
IBIA detects 50 suspicious betting cases in Q3 2023
In the third quarter of 2023, the International Betting Integrity Association (IBIA) uncovered a total of 50 betting cases that raised suspicion.
These incidents were identified across the expansive global operations of IBIA members. The investigation encompassed over 125 sports betting brands with an annual turnover exceeding US$137 billion. Notably, football and tennis were responsible for 56% of these alerts in Q3. Read more
Premier League launches multi-billion pound auction for UK media rights
The Premier League remains committed to its current broadcast rights partners until the 2024-25 season, the league is already working on its upcoming set of agreements.
The Premier League has started an auction to secure the broadcasting rights for its games in the UK, introducing a new approach that encompasses five packages, collectively featuring around 270 games per season. Read more
NBA inks broadcasting deal with TNT Sports for UK and Ireland
Top American basketball league, the National Basketball Association, has unveiled a long-term broadcast collaboration with TNT Sports, a collaborative enterprise involving media giants Warner Bros. Discovery Sports Europe and BT Group.
This partnership is set to bring a wealth of NBA content to fans in the United Kingdom and Ireland, offering them exclusive access to over 250 live games and a variety of NBA programming, all to be showcased solely on TNT Sports’ platforms. Learn more
DraftKings overtakes FanDuel to claim US betting market lead
Study conducted by the research firm Eilers & Krejcik Gaming has revealed that DraftKings has seized the top position in US online gambling, securing 31% of the overall gross gaming revenue, surpassing FanDuel’s 30%.
FanDuel had maintained a dominant position in the American market for several years, making this shift a notable development. Read more
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