888 Holdings Reportedly Eyeing William Hill

Ben Hamill - March 23, 2021

So magnificently successful a year did 2020 emerge to be for online gaming and entertainment giant 888 Holdings, that it is reportedly eyeing a couple of big-money M&A targets in 2021. And though as of yet unconfirmed, rumour has it o...Read More

888 & Caesars Extend Poker Partnership

Ben Hamill - January 20, 2021

Following the successful extension of a multi-year B2B Poker link-up between casino and entertainment giants Caesars Interactive Entertainment and 888, the World Series of Poker online Poker rooms get to enjoy the best online gaming tech ...Read More

Fabrizio Gonzales Wins Big In 888poker Event

Ben Hamill - September 15, 2020

It’s the biggest online Poker festival ever to be hosted by online Poker platform 888poker – and the good news is that Millions Superstorm officially got underway on September 10. The $8 million+ guaranteed prize pool-event w...Read More

888casino Signs Up With NetEnt Live Casino

Ben Hamill - July 16, 2020

So popular have live casino games become, that 888 Holdings’ 888casino brand has decided to add a whole new range of games to its online gaming menu. And, as an added plus, the games are developed by none other than online casino en...Read More

888 Holdings Strikes Gold With Playzido Deal

Ben Hamill - June 27, 2020

Casino games brand giant is recognised as a global leader in the Bingo and iGaming industry. And following the successful conclusion of a series of recent high-profile deals and partnerships, the operator has managed to boost even more i...Read More

888poker To Host 11 Days Of XL Inferno

Ben Hamill - April 27, 2020

2020 certainly is shaping up to be quite the year for online Poker. Since the majority of us are currently under unofficial house arrest, most major sports events and competition events have been either postponed or outright cancelled. h...Read More

888 Reports Record 2019 Revenue Year

Ben Hamill - April 16, 2020

has been gunning for gold and it now seems as if all of its hard work is beginning to pay off. The operator has released a report tracking its highs and lows for 2019 and the comparative year-on-year study delivered some surprising resul...Read More

888casino Announces New Skywind Deal

Ben Hamill - January 07, 2020

World renowned Gibraltar-based online casino giant 888casino has officially joined forces with Skywind Group, a provider of top casino content as well as a superb range of player engagement tools in multiple licensed m...Read More

888Poker Launches Brand New Event

Ben Hamill - November 13, 2019

There’s a great deal of excitement happening on the world-wide Poker front and in between 888Poker’s upcoming launch of a brand new series; the PKO Series; and the World Series of Poker’s exciting satellite event...Read More

888 Study Shows Women Are Better Gamblers

Ben Hamill - October 01, 2019

Women aren’t only the fairer sex, but also the sex more likely to win at gambling, a recent study conducted by 888 Holdings shows. Age too, according to the study, plays a rather significant role in the general outcome of things, w...Read More

Bookies Reveal Emmy Awards Odds

Ben Hamill - July 24, 2019

Betting is so much fun that it would be absolute folly to stick to horses only. And so of course, we don’t. We bet on everything from newborn royal baby names to when next Trump will come up with a brand new word on Twitter. And of ...Read More

2019 WSOP Crowns Its First Female Champion

Ben Hamill - July 15, 2019

The 2019 World Series of Poker has crowned its very first female champion and event-winner. Veteran player Sue Faber (71) not only won her first career bracelet by having been the last player to leave the Event #71 $500 No-Limit Hold&rsqu...Read More

888 Holdings Reports 6% Increase In Revenue

Ben Hamill - June 14, 2019

Casino group 888 Holdings has just released its latest financials, and things definitely appear to be looking up for the operator. The group has reported a 6% increase in revenue for the period January 1st to May 18 when compar...Read More

888 Acquires Costa Bingo

Ben Hamill - May 03, 2019

888 Holdings has acquired Costa Bingo thanks to their willingness to put up £18 million in cold hard cash. The purchase price will be paid to soon-to-be-former owner Jackpot Joy Group (JPJ) in two instalments; £12 million as a...Read More

Pennsylvania To Issue 2 More Betting Licenses

Ben Hamill - April 12, 2019

Operating a sportsbook in the newly regulated US state of Pennsylvania doesn’t come cheap. But according to the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) this doesn’t appear to be slowing anyone down in their quest to obtain a ...Read More

Andrew Neeme Live In Canada On The Weekend

Ben Hamill - March 29, 2019

Canadian Poker players and fans are in for a special treat this coming weekend. Andrew Neeme, who is known for his popular in-person meet-up game events, will be hosted by 888poker in Canada. Thanks to the initiative, Neeme will have the ...Read More

Poker’s Big 3 Under The Looking Glass

Ben Hamill - March 27, 2019

The Big 3 online Poker brands have been in constant competition with one another, and PokerStars, partypoker and 888poker each had its own story to tell when the revenue figures for the latest close of year were recently released. One can...Read More

888 Integrates Realistic Games Bingo

Ben Hamill - March 26, 2019

In a time troubled by the uncertainties of Brexit and British trade-offs, its never been more important than what it is at present to pool resources with truly visionary partners.  888 Holdings has shown itself to be exactly such a p...Read More

888 Launches First Phase Of Poker 8 Platform

Ben Hamill - March 26, 2019

Poker 8 is the name of a brand new Poker platform soon to be launched by the highly regarded developer-operator 888 Holdings. The new platform will be rolled out in various stages, with the first expected to be launched soon. Once launche...Read More

888 Now Licensed In Malta

Ben Hamill - March 22, 2019

The fact that Gibraltar falls under British rule may mean that it too will soon cease to be part of the European Union. Brexit, volatile as what the voting process has been so far, will in all likelihood go ahead as planned and may even c...Read More

888 Posts Record Figures Despite Decline

Ben Hamill - March 18, 2019

Big time global casino games operator 888 Holdings may have experienced a slight decline in revenue income during 2018, but such was the nature of its landslide success, that it still managed to post record figures for the most recent fin...Read More

888 Acquires Bingo Trilogy From JPJ Group

Ben Hamill - February 26, 2019

If one thing is for certain, then it’s that Bingo is worth its weight in gold. 888 Holdings must have cottoned on to the fact, as the operator-supplier has announced that it has acquired a bundle of Bingo-brands from the Jackpotjoy ...Read More

888 Poker Launches Brand New Pick’em8

Ben Hamill - December 31, 2018

The pre-release information, in the style of any pre-release information worth its salt, has leaked before its official release. 888 Poker, according to mentioned leaked pre-release, will soon be unleashing Pick’em8 into the ether. ...Read More

888 Holdings Acquires Remainder Of AAPN

Ben Hamill - December 17, 2018

Make no mistake: the US has its own unique set of challenges. No country is exempt from having to fight its daily battles. But for all purposes worthy of public mention, the United States is and remains a land of promise and massive poten...Read More

Xuan Liu Moves Into the World of eSports

Ben Hamill - November 30, 2018

It has been more than 18 months since Canadian poker star Xuan Liu cashed in a live tournament. This may seem odd considering that she has cashed six-figure wins in four different years since 2011 and has earned nearly $2 million in her c...Read More

November 18 A Memorable Day for Canadian Poker

Ben Hamill - November 21, 2018

November 18 was a huge day for online poker tourney grinders. Some immense scores were achieved by players from all around the world, and as per usual, it was PokerStars’ Sunday Million that generated the biggest prize pool and thre...Read More

UK Regulation Hurts 888 Revenues

Ben Hamill - October 05, 2018

Not even a $60m profit was enough to distract 888 from an 18% drop in UK market revenue year-on-year. The online casino and sports betting provider blamed the lower figures on the country’s tough regulatory environment, which requir...Read More

888 Profits From US Expansion

Ben Hamill - October 03, 2018

has brought about a change in fortunes for the online gambling operator. Its Q2 report showed 2017’s $17 million pre-tax profit loss turned into a gain of $60.1 million this year. The new market also meant 24% and...Read More

DDoS Attacks Hit 888Poker Before XL Series

Ben Hamill - September 18, 2018

The notorious group of women and men donning ‘fsociety’ masks struck again this week, this time hitting 888Poker with a series of catastrophic DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attacks. The saga has rocked the online gambli...Read More

888sport Moves In To New Jersey

Ben Hamill - September 12, 2018

888 Senior Vice President Yaniv Sherman has officially been relocated to the firm’s New Jersey office to spearhead its new expansion plans across America after its 888sport brand was launched recently in the Garden State. With 888&...Read More