Tag Archives: Sports Betting

Will US Sports Betting Decision Affect South African Gambling?

This week, the US Supreme Court made a dramatic and far-reaching decision. It ruled to overturn a 25 year ban on sports betting, which will make it legal to bet on sports across the country (if a state wishes to … Continue reading

Lucky Kenyan Player Wins R20 Million in Football Betting

Samuel Abisai, a 28-year old Kenyan, was at a petrol station when he received the shocking news from the SportPesa CEO. Abiasi was told that he had won an R20 million (Sh221,331,602) football betting jackpot which is the biggest payout … Continue reading

Durban July Betting Favorite Has Wide Draw

Selections for South Africa’s hottest racing event, the Durban July, were made this week, and – as expected – there were no grand surprises. A total of twenty horses were chosen for the final field of the R3.5 million Durban … Continue reading