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FanDuel to discontinue service in the United Kingdom

FanDuel to discontinue service in the United Kingdom

posted on August 01, 2017 by

Daily fantasy sports site FanDuel announced on Friday that it would discontinue service in the United Kingdom. The move comes on the heels of word that FanDuel and DraftKings, the two major U.S. operators, have ended merger plans.

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Delaware becomes 14th state to legalize, regulate DFS

Delaware becomes 14th state to legalize, regulate DFS

posted on July 31, 2017 by

Delaware became the 14th state to legalize and regulate Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) when Gov. John Carney’s signed enabling legislation last week.

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New Jersey casino launches daily fantasy sports

New Jersey casino launches daily fantasy sports

posted on July 19, 2017 by

New Jersey’s first casino has become the first in Atlantic City to let patrons play daily fantasy sports contests. Resorts Casino Hotel launched FastPick, a daily fantasy sports game in which customers choose head-to-head player matchups of real-world athletes. 

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Proposal to merge fantasy sports leaders DraftKings, FanDuel no more

Proposal to merge fantasy sports leaders DraftKings, FanDuel no more

posted on July 14, 2017 by

The proposal that would merge the two daily fantasy sports leaders, DraftKings and FanDuel, is no more. Thursday, leaders from each side said the decision to call off the planned merger was mutual.

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All-Star fantasy options; UFC running strong throughout summer

All-Star fantasy options; UFC running strong throughout summer

posted on July 11, 2017 by

The Takeover | With the MLB All-Star break many people might be taking the next few days off, but you don’t have to.

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US Fantasy Sports MLB All Star Game Propositions

US Fantasy Sports MLB All Star Game Propositions

posted on July 11, 2017 by

USFantasy Sports, the only legal daily fantasy sports platform in Nevada, continues to knock it out of the park with unbeatable baseball props for the 88th All-Star Game taking place on Tuesday, July 11 at Marlins Park in Miami.

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UFC Fight Week takes over Las Vegas; Pacquiao-Horn no robbery

UFC Fight Week takes over Las Vegas; Pacquiao-Horn no robbery

posted on July 04, 2017 by

The Takeover | Somehow in the doldrums of summer sports, it’s actually about to get busy. First up is UFC International Fight Week, a yearly gathering here in Vegas that runs this year July 5-8, ending with UFC 213 at T-Mobile Arena. Here’s a rundown of the events.

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Three fantasy companies licensed in Indiana

Three fantasy companies licensed in Indiana

posted on July 04, 2017 by

The Indiana Gaming Commission last week approved three paid fantasy sports operators for Indiana. State legislators had officially made the activity legal in Indiana in 2016, and agreed to regulate it.

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Summer betting boredom leads to CFL success

Summer betting boredom leads to CFL success

posted on June 27, 2017 by

The Takeover | Sometimes even I get bored with the sports I bet on. I’m not a big baseball bettor but love the future market. I love watching hockey but I am not crazy about betting on it, though I do mess with the occasional over bet. I don’t bet basketball. So I have been a bit bored. 

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FTC seeks to halt merger of DraftKings and FanDuel

FTC seeks to halt merger of DraftKings and FanDuel

posted on June 21, 2017 by

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission said it will seek to halt the merger of DraftKings and FanDuel, because the merger would create one company controlling more than 90 percent of the U.S. market for paid daily fantasy sports contests.

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Big USF plans include a wagering app, eSports

Big USF plans include a wagering app, eSports

posted on June 20, 2017 by

The Takeover | I had a chance to sit down with the crew from USFantasy and they have some big things on the horizon. First thing to discuss that is very exciting is the USFantasy App. It has all the features you’d expect from a phone app. Every sport is on there, the functionally is super easy and it is quick to place your bets.

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Who says fantasy betting isn’t alive and well in Vegas?

Who says fantasy betting isn’t alive and well in Vegas?

posted on June 15, 2017 by

If you are one of those folks who was head over heels in love with fantasy sports betting and are still pining away at the early departure of those mega-fantasy sites, keep in mind that there’s still fantasy in Vegas.

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Warriors paid 7-1 for those that bet USFantasy

Warriors paid 7-1 for those that bet USFantasy

posted on June 06, 2017 by

The Takeover | While the Warriors covered the nine-point spread in a 132-113 Game 2 victory in the NBA Finals some people actually made more than -110 on the Warriors blowout. USFantasy had six props available for Game 2 including the Warriors by 16 or more points.

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Reports indicate latest effort to legalize fantasy sports in Texas a dead end

Reports indicate latest effort to legalize fantasy sports in Texas a dead end

posted on May 31, 2017 by

Reports from Texas indicate the latest effort to legalize for-profit fantasy sports leagues statewide appears to have reached a dead end.

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Aldo vs. Holloway highlights UFC 212 and USFantasy will have wagering

Aldo vs. Holloway highlights UFC 212 and USFantasy will have wagering

posted on May 30, 2017 by

The Takeover | UFC heads back to a hotbed of MMA fans as UFC 212 takes place Saturday in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The headliner is for the UFC Featherweight Title as Champion Jose Aldo takes on Interim Champion Max Holloway to prove who’s the real 145 pound champ.

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U.S. fantasy sports has yet to open up properly

U.S. fantasy sports has yet to open up properly

posted on May 19, 2017 by

The U.S. fantasy sports market, worth an estimated hundreds of million of dollars according to Paddy Power Betfair (PPB), may prompt the company to expand its reach in this country.

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Best mixed with bounce back players for fantasy football season

Best mixed with bounce back players for fantasy football season

posted on May 16, 2017 by

Fantasy Football | Granted, it is only the middle of June but if you are like me your league is a year round franchise. I have already had a rookie draft, franchise tags and a restricted free agency period.

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The best mixed with bounce back players for fantasy football season

The best mixed with bounce back players for fantasy football season

posted on May 16, 2017 by

The Takeover | Granted, it is only the middle of May but if you are like me your league is a year round franchise. I have already had a rookie draft, franchise tags and a restricted free agency period.

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Massachusetts refining fantasy sports rules

Massachusetts refining fantasy sports rules

posted on May 16, 2017 by

A Massachusetts legislative panel is currently refining rules for fantasy sports. The rules impact companies such as Boston-based DraftKings and New York-based FanDuel and others. 

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Ohio lawmakers attempting to revise rules on fantasy sports

Ohio lawmakers attempting to revise rules on fantasy sports

posted on May 13, 2017 by

Ohio lawmakers are once again attempting to revise the state’s rules on fantasy sports. Last year the attorney general’s office advised lawmakers to update its rules on fantasy sports.

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