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Betting partnership could see greyhound punters win as big as the bookies

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Maltese owned brand BettingGods.com are “delighted and honoured” to go into business with a 24Dogs.com, a UK company owned brand that is bringing an end to the practice of closing the accounts of punters who become too successful.

Darren Moore, director of Betting Gods Malta Ltd, says its new strategic partnership with UK based E-Tote Ltd – owner of greyhound betting site 24Dogs.com – also has the scope to raise the profile of greyhound racing for generations to come.

Betting Gods has been providing professional betting tips on Greyhound racing since 2015 and other sports since early 2014.

Mr Moore says his company’s new partnership with 24Dogs, a UK Gambling Commission licensed sportsbook operator, which was founded in 2001, comes at a time when a positive shift in the betting industry is taking place.

He believes this shift will bring about more openness and fairness to customers, putting punters on a par with bookies in terms of their potential for higher returns on their bets.

Punters are becoming increasingly fed up of being restricted by how much they can stake or win online,” said Moore.

Year upon year bookies are reporting multi-million pound profits, but the average punter who dares to win more than he or she loses has their accounts closed or restricted.

We’re delighted and honoured to partner with 24Dogs, who state they will never limit customers other than in accordance with responsible gambling practices.

It is a clear sign and positive shift in the betting industry. We hope that other companies can learn from this openness and willingness to be fair to all customers.

Describing the new partnership with 24Dogs as a positive step forward for greyhound racing, the Betting Gods boss added: “It is also great for the industry of greyhound racing.

The dedicated betting platform of 24Dogs has the scope to drastically raise the profile of the sport for current and future generations.

Moore believes the approach of 24Dogs in not imposing limits or restrictions on the amount punters can win, except in accordance with responsible gambling guidelines, is a real breath of fresh air.

Both Betting Gods and 24Dogs are dedicated to “improving the betting experience” of gamblers looking to make gains from greyhound racing.

The 24Dogs.com site has recently undergone a dramatic overhaul of its website and branding, which it hopes will enhances its customers’ online experience.

The 24Dogs.com website boasts live streaming of greyhound races throughout the week, with racing fans able to reclaim the cost of a £5 day pass to view the races against bets.

When it was formed in 2001, 24Dogs.com was one of the first online licensed betting websites, and today, it remains the UK’s only Greyhound racing Tote betting site.

The Betting Gods website, at www.bettinggods.com, boasts a membership of at least 94,000 punters, who receive free and paid tips and previews from professional tipsters every day.

Horse racing, boxing, tennis, golf and football betting tips are also amongst the sports its tipsters advise punters on.

Both websites have excellent readability and a smart, clear and responsive interface, making it easy for all punters to navigate their way through the pages they require.

The 24Dogs.com site makes it easy to identify the tracks you want to make your selections from and place a bet within seconds once you are signed up.

24Dogs and the tracks have an equally supporting role working together to help promote the industry with their on line presence

Chris Aldworth, Operations Manager at 24Dogs says: “Our punters have gained massive value over the years by betting on the tracks totes with us.  Teaming up with Betting Gods is a perfect partnership as we want our punters to win.  Betting Gods is an extremely exciting opportunity for us to help our customers maximize their profits, they have an extremely professional and honest approach and we are looking forward to a long successful partnership.”

Source: European Gaming Media and Events

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Hard Rock International Announces Collaboration with Clean the World

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Hard Rock’s motto of “Save the Planet” rings true as currently participating properties begin efforts to recycle hygiene products for worldwide distribution

Hard Rock International announces an impact collaboration with Clean the World (CTW), a leader in global health dedicated to WASH (water, sanitization, and hygiene) and global sustainability. The brand continues to live up to its “Save the Planet” creed as participating HRI hotels will implement the immediate collection and donation of recycled hotel soap and bottled in-room amenities such as shampoo, conditioner, body wash and lotion, to help fight the global spread of preventable diseases through the distribution of sanitized hygiene kits crafted with these recycled materials.

With headquarters in Orlando and recycling centers in OrlandoLas VegasHong KongPunta Cana and Amsterdam, Clean the World is a social enterprise dedicated to saving millions of lives around the world while simultaneously diverting hotel waste from landfills. On average, more than 3,600 children die every day from hygiene-related illnesses, primarily pneumonia and diarrheal disease, which are two of the top killers of children under the age of 5. This program aims to eliminate the aforementioned crisis, while sustainably discarding waste from participating hotels.

Along with contribution of soaps and recycled amenities, Hard Rock International will implement Clean the World’s “hygiene kit building program” as a group and community engagement activity offered at participating Hard Rock Hotels across the U.S. This hands-on program allows meeting professionals and event planners to incorporate an eco-friendly exercise that promotes team building and group cooperation, while giving back to impoverished individuals and reducing waste.

“The Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos brand is a true leader in CSR through their ‘Save the Planet’ initiative, and we are thrilled to partner with them for a Clean the World Hygiene Kit building event,” says Shawn Seipler, founder and CEO of Clean the World. “These kits give event attendees the opportunity to make a positive impact in the community by serving our local neighbors in need and providing them with necessary hygiene supplies to stay clean.”

“We’re incredibly excited to offer such a positive and philanthropic team-building initiative to the MICE community,” says Danielle Babilino, senior vice president of global sales and marketing for Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos. “One of Hard Rock’s founding mottos is ‘Save the Planet.’ This is an extension of how we live our brand creed through giving back to the communities that our properties reside in.”

Clean the World provides all of the guidance and materials, so attendees can build hygiene kits and donate them to local organizations. Each standard hygiene kit contains soap, shampoo, conditioner, lotion, toothbrush, toothpaste, razor, wash cloth and an inspirational card, however, CTW offers a variety of specialty kits, including a women’s, children’s and veteran-specific hygiene kit. Once completed, the Clean the World Hygiene Kits are donated to a local charity of the property’s choice.

Hard Rock Hotel Daytona and Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos in Tampa and Hollywood were some of the first properties to contribute to the Clean the World’s efforts, with the rest of Hard Rock’s international portfolio finalizing contribution arrangements.

As leaders in gaming, hospitality and entertainment, the iconic Hard Rock brand plans to announce more Save the Planet initiatives, including partnerships with key charity partners sharing the values of the business to help protect the earth’s natural resources and environment.

Source: Latest News at European Gaming Media
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The Stars Group’s PokerStars Caribbean Adventure and PokerStars Players No-Limit Hold’em Championship Combine for a $63 Million Prize Pool

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The Stars Group today announced the success of the annual PokerStars Caribbean Adventure (PCA), which immediately followed the first ever PokerStars Players No-limit Hold’em Championship (PSPC), two major live poker tournaments sponsored by its flagship poker brand.

Combined, the PCA and PSPC, which both took place at the Atlantis Resort & Casino in the Bahamas, awarded a total $63 million over 11 days of competition.

“Together, the PCA and PSPC have set a new standard for live events of this kind,” said Rafi Ashkenazi, Chief Executive Officer of The Stars Group. “These tournaments created many winning moments and exciting stories for our players and staff, particularly for Ramon Colillas, who won over $5 million from a free entry. It’s a great start to the year.”

The PSPC took place from January 6 to 10 and was the largest $25,000 buy-in poker tournament in history with a field of over 1,000 players from and a total prize pool of $26.5 million, including $1 million added to the prize pool by PokerStars for first place.

Spanish poker player Ramon Colillas took home the $5.1 million PSPC first-place prize and was one of six millionaires made during the event. Colillas qualified for the PSPC for free as one of 320 PokerStars customers who won a PSPC Platinum Pass during 2018, which in addition to the $25,000 buy-in covered travel and hotel accommodations.

The PCA ended on January 16 and awarded a total prize pool of $36.3 million. The event attracted over 1,600 players representing 79 countries and generated over 11,000 entries. The $10,300 buy-in 2019 PCA Main Event attracted 865 entries, with a total prize pool of $8.4 million and Main Event first place prize of $1.6 million.

The next major live poker tournament on the PokerStars 2019 calendar is the PokerStars-sponsored European Poker Tour (EPT) Sochi, which takes place in Sochi, Russia from March 20 through 29 and is the first stop of the 2019 EPT.

Source: Latest News at European Gaming Media
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Wynn Resorts Once Again Outranks All Other Casino Resorts On FORTUNE Magazine’s 2019 World’s Most Admired Companies List

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Wynn Resorts today was once again honored as the highest ranking casino resort on FORTUNE Magazine’s 2019 World’s Most Admired Companies list in the hotel, casino and resort category, ranking fourth overall among internationally distinguished hospitality companies. Wynn Resorts ranked first overall in the category of Quality of Products/Services among all international hotel companies, and received high marks for Innovation, People Management, and Global Competitiveness.

FORTUNE works with top industry executives and analysts to rate companies based on nine categories that range from financial soundness to social responsibility. Each year, FORTUNE Magazine conducts a survey to compile the World’s Most Admired Companies list, the definitive report card on corporate reputations in a variety of fields including consumer products, power, natural resources, and hospitality. For more information on methodology and to view the complete list, please visit: www.fortune.com/worlds-most-admired-companies.

Wynn Resorts, Limited  is traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the ticker symbol WYNN and is part of the S&P 500 Index. Wynn Resorts owns and operates Wynn and Encore Las Vegas (wynnlasvegas.com), Wynn Macau (wynnmacau.com), Wynn Palace, Cotai (wynnpalace.com), and is currently constructing Encore Boston Harbor in Everett, Massachusetts (encorebostonharbor.com), scheduled to open summer 2019. With a collective 16 Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Awards, Wynn Resorts is the highest rated independent hotel company in the world.

Source: Latest News at European Gaming Media
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