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Perform Group, Starlizard Integrity Services and TXODDS release Suspicious Betting Trends in Global Football 2018 Report

The Perform Group Integrity Unit in collaboration with Starlizard Integrity Services and TXODDS have released their Suspicious Betting Trends in Global Football 2018 Report. The report aims to provide fellow stakeholders in the sports integrity community, including governing organisations, public bodies, academia and the media, as well as the general public, with a meaningful and…

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Perform and Kwese Sports further increase capacity for content distribution

  Perform Group, the digital leader in global sports media, has today announced that it will build on the existing Perform Sports Cloud infrastructure in partnership with pan-African broadcaster, Kwesé TV, to enhance and increase live content delivery, through the broadcaster, to millions of fans across Africa. Perform will also be responsible for the delivery…

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Opta launches World Cup Amazon Alexa Quizzes

Do you think you know everything there is to know about the World Cup? Do you think you’ve got what it takes to take on OptaJoe? Put yourself to the test with our new Amazon Alexa World Cup quiz. The OptaJoe World Cup Alexa Quiz: How it works  Utilising Opta’s market-leading database the Opta team…

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Infront and Perform Group seal long-term partnership with Nordic Entertainment Group for distribution of European handball events

New media rights agreement includes all EHF club and national team competitions involving Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Finland with special focus on free TV coverage. Zug, Switzerland, 12 June 2018– Infront and Perform Group have today unveiled a new agreement with Nordic Entertainment Group(NENT Group), for the distribution of all EHF club and national team…

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Twitter And Goal Launch First Sports Live Show in MENA, called #YallaGoal

Twitter And Goal Launch First Sports Live Show in MENA – #YallaGoal – During 2018 FIFA World Cup™ Rani, Unilever and Infiniti Commit as Show’s First Sponsors; The Show Premieres on June 11 DUBAI – 7 JUNE 2018 –Twitter and Goal today announced that they are kicking off the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ with the…

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A Vision for US Sport and Betting Integrity – Collaboration not Competition

The potential changes to the US sports betting landscape have led to significant debate as to the necessary characteristics of an efficient and effective integrity ecosystem to sit alongside a newly regulated environment. Jake Marsh, Head of Integrity Operations at Perform Group outlines a vision for how US sport and betting can collaborate rather than…

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US Supreme Court overturns federal sports betting ban

At Perform Group, we welcome the decision by the Supreme Court of the United States to overturn the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act 1992 and allow New Jersey and other states the opportunity to enact laws that will allow sports betting in the US. Perform Content CEO, Ross MacEacharn, has been following the process…

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Perform Group appoints John Skipper as Executive Chairman

New York,  May 8, 2018 – Perform Group, the global sports media company based in the UK, announced today the appointment of John Skipper as Executive Chairman. Skipper previously served as President of ESPN Inc., where he worked for 20 years across all areas of the business. Skipper, based in New York, will oversee all…

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Perform Group announcement

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