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LaLiga: Atletico Madrid's Kieran Trippier banned for 10 weeks for breaching FA betting rules
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LaLiga: Atletico Madrid's Kieran Trippier banned for 10 weeks for breaching FA betting rules

The FA said an independent regulatory commission proved four of the breaches, which also saw Trippier fined £70,000 ($94,000), but dismissed three allegations during a personal hearing.

FIFA open to fund anti-corruption agency for sports to look into financial corruption and match-fixing
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FIFA open to fund anti-corruption agency for sports to look into financial corruption and match-fixing

“Never again. Never again corruption in football,” said Infantino, who is himself under investigation in Switzerland over meetings he had with then-attorney general Michael Lauber.

In absence of cricketing action due to COVID-19 crisis, Vanuatu becomes hot bed for betting
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In absence of cricketing action due to COVID-19 crisis, Vanuatu becomes hot bed for betting

Vanuatu, a volcanic archipelago of around 80 tiny islands in the south Pacific Ocean, is probably the only nation which has not been hit by COVID-19. Yet tourism, its main stay, has been severely crushed by world-wide travel restrictions.

PCB receives apology from media rights partner for allowing live stream of PSL 2020 on betting website
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PCB receives apology from media rights partner for allowing live stream of PSL 2020 on betting website

The Pakistan Cricket Board on Sunday said it has received a formal apology from its media rights partner for subletting live streaming of PSL 5 to a UK-based betting company, which had kicked up a controversy, according to sources.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Belarus plays on despite COVID-19 threat; football and hockey seasons in full swing
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Belarus plays on despite COVID-19 threat; football and hockey seasons in full swing

'It's better to die standing than to live on your knees', said Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko defending his decision to not implement isolation measures

After being banned for breaching betting rules, England striker Daniel Sturridge says placing bets on players moving clubs must be stopped
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After being banned for breaching betting rules, England striker Daniel Sturridge says placing bets on players moving clubs must be stopped

Sturridge was accused of passing on inside information about his potential transfer moves away from Liverpool in January 2018 to friends and relatives that was then used for betting

FA Cup: Football Association to review decision allowing betting firms to air matches after copping flak
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FA Cup: Football Association to review decision allowing betting firms to air matches after copping flak

The English Football Association is reviewing its decision to allow broadcast rights for FA Cup games to be sold for streaming by betting companies.

Inside Edge 2 showrunner, director, cast on raising the stakes in second instalment of their Amazon Prime Original
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Inside Edge 2 showrunner, director, cast on raising the stakes in second instalment of their Amazon Prime Original

Inside Edge 2 is a step-up on the first instalment, by mixing politics into the blend of franchise cricket and entertainment.

US PGA to roll the dice on gambling in golf next year, says Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan
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US PGA to roll the dice on gambling in golf next year, says Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan

The US PGA Tour is ready to roll the dice and unveil gambling at golf tournaments "from next year" to tap into new audiences, Commissioner Jay Monahan has revealed.

Karnataka Premier League team Belagavi Panthers owner arrested in connection with betting
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Karnataka Premier League team Belagavi Panthers owner arrested in connection with betting

The police claimed to have busted an international cricket betting scandal with the arrest of Belagavi Panthers owner.

Sri Lanka sports minister Harin Fernando says people involved in betting firms will be barred from SLC
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Sri Lanka sports minister Harin Fernando says people involved in betting firms will be barred from SLC

Sri Lanka's cricket has been mired in corruption scandals in recent years, including claims of match fixing ahead of an international Test against England last year.

Sports betting is wrong morally, culturally
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Sports betting is wrong morally, culturally

Morality condemns dilution of household income in a game of chance

India can’t afford to remain an ostrich
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India can’t afford to remain an ostrich

For lawmakers to look away as clandestine betting flourishes is a disservice to sport

Former World No 6 badminton star Joachim Persson banned for 18 months over 'irregular results'
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Former World No 6 badminton star Joachim Persson banned for 18 months over 'irregular results'

Persson, a former World No 6, was found guilty of "four violations of the code of conduct in relation to betting, wagering and irregular match results".

AFC Asian Cup 2019: To watch Qatar vs Japan final, some fans had to pay betting sites
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AFC Asian Cup 2019: To watch Qatar vs Japan final, some fans had to pay betting sites

The rights deal in Britain was the result of a lack of interest from broadcasters and concerns from the AFC that streaming the tournament on YouTube would make it too easy for a feed to be pirated in regions where rights are valuable — particularly the Middle East.

BPL 2019: 20 punters expelled from Sher-e-Bangla Stadium for illegal betting, banned from attending games for remainder of season
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BPL 2019: 20 punters expelled from Sher-e-Bangla Stadium for illegal betting, banned from attending games for remainder of season

A special temporary courthouse at Dhaka's main cricket stadium expelled 20 punters for placing illegal bets during the first three days of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), an official said Wednesday.

Cricket betting racket busted by Hyderabad Police; Rs 41 lakh cash seized from three bookies
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Cricket betting racket busted by Hyderabad Police; Rs 41 lakh cash seized from three bookies

Police also seized a television set, set-top box and six mobile phones from the accused, it added.

Four major US professional sports leagues could see $4.2 billion annually from legal betting, according to survey
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Four major US professional sports leagues could see $4.2 billion annually from legal betting, according to survey

The four major US professional sports leagues could reap a combined $4.2 billion annually as a result of legal sports betting, most of it indirectly from increased fan engagement, according to a casino industry survey

Law Commission denies recommending to Centre that betting and gambling be legalised in India
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Law Commission denies recommending to Centre that betting and gambling be legalised in India

Law Commission on Friday clarified that it had ‘strongly and categorically’ recommended to the Centre that ‘legalising betting and gambling in the present scenario is not desirable and that a complete ban on unlawful betting and gambling must be ensured’.

The revenue argument is a powerful clincher in favour of legalising sports betting and gambling
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The revenue argument is a powerful clincher in favour of legalising sports betting and gambling

Sports betting and gambling, if legalised, would fetch for the government a 30 percent plus tax from winners in addition to a conservative 18 percent GST.