London-listed betting and gaming operator Ladbrokes Coral Group has reported a 1 per cent increase in net revenue to £1,198.0m for the first half of 2017, driven by strong growth in Digital.

On a proforma basis (as if Ladbrokes and Coral Group were merged last year and excluding results from the 360 shops sold), Digital revenue was up 17 per cent, offsetting declines from the operator's UK Retail and European Retail businesses.

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