Kentucky online poker, sports betting and fantasy sports bill back in play

Kentucky Senator David Yates has introduced a bill that would license and regulate online poker, sports betting, and fantasy sports contests in the commonwealth.

The bill [...]

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Kentucky Lottery enjoys solid start to new financial year

The Kentucky Lottery has reported a 12 per cent increase in total lottery sales to $269.5m in the first two months of its new financial [...]

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Flutter Entertainment settles Kentucky online poker dispute for $300m

London-listed betting and gaming operator Flutter Entertainment has agreed a settlement with the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

The settlement relates to the activities of PokerStars in Kentucky [...]

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Churchill Downs

CDI adds Aristocrat to historical racing machine supplier roster

New York-listed racing and gaming operator Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has expanded its roster of historical racing machine (HRM) suppliers through a new partnership with [...]

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Flutter Entertainment to continue Kentucky PokerStars fight

Betting and gaming operator Flutter Entertainment has failed in its bid to challenge a $1.3bn judgement before the Kentucky Supreme Court.

The judgement relates to the [...]

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Konami to roll out historical racing machines in Kentucky with CDI

Following the re-legalisation of historical horse racing in Kentucky last month, gaming supplier Konami has agreed a deal to provide its historical racing machines (HRMs) [...]

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IGT seals expanded iLottery deal in Kentucky

New York-listed International Game Technology (IGT) has signed a four-year extension to its iLottery supply deal with the Kentucky Lottery Corporation.

The agreement will enable IGT [...]

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Kentucky online poker and sports betting bill reintroduced

Kentucky Representative Adam Koenig has once again introduced legislation to legalise and regulate sports betting, fantasy sports and online poker.

The bill introduced on January 9 [...]

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Churchill Downs

Mike Anderson named president of Churchill Downs Racetrack

New York-listed Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has appointed Mike Anderson as president of Churchill Downs Racetrack, home of the Kentucky Derby.

Anderson boasts 24 years of [...]

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Flutter vows to fight $1.3bn PokerStars judgement in Kentucky

The Kentucky Supreme Court has reinstated an $870m judgement against online poker operator PokerStars, which is now owned by Flutter Entertainment.

The case dates back to [...]

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Kentucky Supreme Court rules against historical horse racing games

Racetrack and gaming operator Churchill Downs Inc. recorded a near 10 per cent fall in its share price Thursday after the Supreme Court of Kentucky [...]

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Mary Harville appointed Kentucky Lottery CEO

Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear has appointed Mary Harville as the Kentucky Lottery Corporation’s new president and CEO.

Harville becomes the sixth CEO of the Kentucky Lottery, [...]

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