16 Sep

LIVE BLOG: Wisconsin vs. Alaska Anchorage Game 2

first_imgWelcome to the Badger Herald live blog. I’m Brett Sommers, Statistics Editorat the Badger Herald, alongside Sports Content Editor Kelly Erickson. We will bebringing you all of tonight’s Game 2 action between Wisconsin and Alaska Anchorage from the Kohl Center.Friday night the Badgers (11-10-1, 6-9-2 WCHA) controlled the game throughout against the Seawolves  (6-13-2, 3-13-1 WCHA), scoring in every period on the way to a 4-0 victory. The biggest story of the night was another lock down performance by UW freshman goalie Joel Rumpel, who secured his second shutout in three games. After being quiet on offense recently the top two Wisconsin offensive weapons, junior defenseman Justin Schultz and sophomore center Mark Zengerle, each tallied three points in the victory. Each finished the game with one goal and two assists. Heading into tonight’s game, Wisconsin looks to reach two games above .500 for the first time all season in an effort to climb higher in  the WCHA standings.Stay tuned for all of tonight’s action.<a href=”http://www.coveritlive.com/mobile.php/option=com_mobile/task=viewaltcast/altcast_code=fa21935c04″ >Wisconsin vs. Alaska Anchorage Game 2</a>last_img read more

30 Aug

GVC Holdings eyes Bwin Russia market entry

first_img Share Ilya Machavariani, Dentons – CIS regional dynamics will come to play prior to gambling take-off July 31, 2020 Share Submit Related Articles Duma approves overhaul of Russian sports betting laws  July 23, 2020 Russian business news sources are reporting that GVC Holdings’ European sports betting subsidiary Bwin is preparing to launch a licensed Russian sportsbook property Bwin.ru in partnership with Digital Betting LLC.The Bwin project is said to be supported by Russian billionaire financier Alexander Mamut, whose investment firm owns Russian bookmaker Digital Betting LLC which will act as licensing partner in the arrangement.The partnership will see FTSE-listed GVC supply Bwin.ru with its proprietary platform and software provisions. Bwin.ru will be further supported by Mamut’s technology and marketing firm Rambler & Co which has multiple media assets withing the Russian market.Russian news sources report that Digital Betting LLC CEO Dmitry Sergeyev will serve as a GVC market advisor, as stakeholders look to quickly establish Bwin.ru as leading Russian betting brand.Jay Dossetter Head of Media Relations is reported to have confirmed the firm’s project for the Russian market, but as yet GVC governance has made no official comment regarding the firm’s market ambitions.Under the supervision of media regulator Roskomnadzor, Russia has one of the strictest regulatory environments, in which a number of international betting operators have been blacklisted and banned from the country.At present, Russia has only six licensed online betting operators,Liga Stavok, Winline, 888.ru, 1XBet, Leon.ru and BKfon.ru who have agreed to comply with all Roskomnadzor and government regulations. StumbleUpon Fonbet builds betting experience through ‘Alice’ voice assistant July 7, 2020last_img read more