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Andy Newton

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Horse racing, sports betting tipster and journalist that uses key trends and stats to find winners, plus new betting angles for readers. Andy Newton has leading industry contacts, including with some of the best horse racing stables in the UK with his long association with TrainersQuotes and FromTheStables. Has written for GeeGeez and BetBright, plus was the former sports betting editor of odds comparison site Easyodds and Juicestorm. Has also appeared on betting podcasts for MatchBook and has featured in the popular Weatherbys Cheltenham Festival Guide. Andy's ghost written for former top jockey Richard Dunwoody too and has a monthly column in the Racing Ahead horse racing magazine. Now a regular on SportsLens, giving his views, trends and tips mainly on horse racing (US & UK) and football (soccer), plus specializes in long form SEO sports betting content for news, tips and all things betting on any sport. If there's a stat to be explored and it's a sport, Andy will find a betting angle.

Articles by Andy Newton (12)


It was announced on Wednesday 28th February that the Florida Senate agreed to pass legislation that will see increased penalties for any person or gambling sites operating illegally. This latest enhancement on the illegal gambling industry in Florida saw the upper chamber pass Senate Bill 1046, which proposes higher penalties for any breaches involving slot …

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Player Budget is the name of a new piece of software released by Acres Manufacturing that will help with customer ratings and spending habits. Acres have said Player Budget’s aim is to assist casino operators with individual player’s spend routines and flag anything alarming that might relate to problem gambling. While this information is also …

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Spillemyndigheden, who are the Danish Gambling Authority, have been approved a court order to allow local internet service providers to place blocks on over 80 gambling sites that are unlicenced. In total, 83 illegal gambling sites in Denmark have been targeted by the court order, who have been operating illegally – with this original request …

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SCCG has announced a partnership with Black Box Intelligence and will roll out globally the AI-powered SmartRack analytics provider for casino player behaviour and chip counting. The new deal was announced on 23rd February 2024 with its main focus allowing casino floor management access to real-time data and technology that is AI/ML-driven – giving casinos …

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rory mcilroy

Speaking to InstantCasinos.com, Chandler said: Rory McIlroy’s U-Turn stance shows he’s preparing to join LIV Rory becoming the defender of the PGA was a terrible move Childish PGA brainwashed everyone to hate LIV but it’s going nowhere and people are starting to see why Rory’s Champions League idea is nothing new – Greg Norman came …

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Following on from consultation feedback, the UK Gambling Commission has announced they will run a pilot scheme for enhanced tier checks that are being proposed by the government ahead of the ongoing affordability debate. This latest development comes in the week before the big Westminster Hall debate, which is on Monday 26th February, and due …

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ONLINE casino(1)

Wyoming is still in the state of ‘sticking’ when it comes to the legalization of online casinos as the latest House vote rejects the proposal. State representatives refuted the opportunity by a vote of 25-36-1 to agree an iGaming legislation in 2024. Therefore, this means the House Bill 120, which was filed in early February …

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NFL fan experience casinos

On Tuesday (20th Feb 2024) the American Gaming Association (AGA) disclosed that the 2023 commercial revenue from casinos and sports betting – including riverboats, racinos, iGaming – reached a new annual level of $66.5 billion. This high constitutes a 10% premium year-over-year and a third year of record growth.  AGA President and CEO Bill Miller …

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fan duel(1)

Popular iGaming startup BeyondPlay has revealed it has been purchased by FanDuel. The undisclosed deal will mean the BeyondPlay’s jackpot management system, plus its multiplayer software will be consolidated into the online casino offering at FanDuel. This ‘jackpot management system’ gives the green light for casino brands to showcase mouldable and more targeted jackpot campaigns. …

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