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Paddy Power Betfair, William Hill Australia and others shake market up in Australia
betting giants wrestle for Australia-wide and global domination of sports betting
sports, MMA - UFC and even pro wrestling aka sports betting sector may push along
traditional betting niches horse racing, boxing, NRL, AFL, NFL, NHL, soccer
companies interested in securing naming rights to some key Australian sports and
entertainment venues and arenas. Political hot potato
based reality television genre may open up additional exciting sports betting
elements for punters and business associates
Media owned, The Australian Financial Review, has advised that CrownBet and Paddy
Power Betfair subsidiary Sportsbet.com.au, are the two firms waging war for William
operators are reported to have confirmed their interest this week in pursuing
William Hills turbulent Australian business and will be permitted to perform
due diligence on the asset to prepare their formal bids.
sees Australias two biggest online bookmakers compete for William Hills
division which has been active in the Australian market since 2012, formed through
the acquisitions of Sportingbet Australia, Centrebet and the always in the news
a strategic review of its Australian business in January, William Hill is reported
to have invested AUS $700 million (€440 million) to date on its Australian
enterprise. Insiders have been speculating if their will see a true return on
commentators tip that William Hill governance will target an AUS $200 million
(€126 million) sale for its asset.
Paddy Power Betfair seeks to continue the strong momentum of its Sportsbet Australia
asset, which in 2017 became the outright market leader in online wagering with
an estimated 15% of market share.
by industry veteran Matt Tripp, a gentleman no stranger to the Media Man group,
this February CrownBet secured Toronto TSX The Stars Group Inc as its new majority
shareholder completing a €95 million investment in the operator.
Paddy Power Betfair and The Stars Group governances seek to expand further in
a rapidly evolving Australian online betting market, which has seen considerable
restrictions in credit-line betting and bookmaker advertising. In play betting,
exotic betting and a number of other betting operations have also been scrutinized
and in some cases outlawed completely in the Australian marketplace.
state legislators are assessing whether to impose further taxes on online betting
transactions, creating harsher terrain for market incumbents.
severe operational restrictions, industry analysts and commentators believe that
the Australian online betting market may contract to become a small field of players
from its current state, as European operators revise their market options.
States based operators are continuing to eye off Australia as the business of
sports continues to grow, with Vince McMahon lead XFL re-launching in 2020 and
the AFL taking its brand global with the AFLX. Mixed martial arts global leader,
the UFC continues to enjoy a strong following in Australia, which Bellator MMA
is looking to boost its public and media awareness down under on Australian soil.
Former UFC champion, Ken Shamrock and his business manager, Des. W. Woodruff have
been discussing the business of sport on their Podcast 'The World's Most Dangerous
Podcast. Multi-time pro wrestling champion Mike "The Miz" Mizanin is
also known to offering commentary on the business of sports betting, some of which
makes its way onto media platforms such as YouTube and TMZ from time to time.
Not to be outdone, Jim Ross aka JAR provides regular sports business news updates
via his media channels, and has enjoyed a long time brand endorsement deal with
DraftKings. In July last year DraftKings and FanDuel were set to merge however
anti-trust and FTC competitive concerns saw the merger deal canceled.
thing certain in life, business and sports is change, and there's plenty of changes
abound in the Australian and international sports betting sector at present. Stay
tuned to the Media Man network. You won't want to miss a second fans.
Poker and Aussie Millions Poker Champinship
is still going strong
Melbourne. Crown will do well to put some fire into its sports betting negotiations
after a turbulent couple of years
Perth. Perth has
a strong and passionate sports fan and sports punter base
- Daily Fantasy Sports
Fenech and Greg Tingle (Media Man Int
and Media Man Australia). Fenech is a multi time former Australian boxing champion.
World's Most Dangerous Podcast
Ross and Ric Flair have both dabbled in the sports betting industry. Ross with
DrafKings advertising on his Podcast and Flair fronted some North Carolina's Education
Lottery campaigns. Woooooo!
Ross official website - J.R's Place
Flair official website
Bischoff and Vince McMahon Bischoff has dabbled in sports betting and gaming related
ventures off and on for a decade plus. McMahon's bets on the WBF (World Bodybuilding
Federation) and first version of the XFL (Xtreme Football League) didn't pay off.
McMahon will be looking for strong success with his gamble on the second coming
of the XFL in 2020. The WWE Casino in Las Vegas was sold. What was once the Debbie
Reynolds Hotel and Casino is apparently now a parking lot. Hulk Hogan has a Hulk-A-Mania
themed slot machine circa 2008.
Bischoff official website
Hogan owns and operates the very successful Hogan's
Beach Shop. One in Orlando and the other at Clearwater Beach, Florida.
Hogan official website
entertainment business approaching fever pitch down under in Australia; WWE, UFC
others eyeing off major Australian sports stadiums; Potential sports betting opportunities;
William Hill, Bet365, other sports betting giants interested to secure naming
rights to Australian horse racing and motorsport tracks?
Nakamura win in WWE Royal Rumble 2018 is fan and business friendly; Shakes up
sports entertainment world and keeps things interesting in vs New Japan Pro Wrestling
battle says Media Man agency
on WWE PPV matches
and online poker battles for industry supremacy heat's up: Poker News Daily vs
PokerNews.com on one front; World Series of Poker vs World Poker Tour vs Aussie
Millions at Crown Melbourne and other start-ups
hot BBQ sauce and WWE Shop a winner for Australian fans; Brings back fond wrestling
memories, by Greg Tingle - May 2013
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