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An XI of the best World Cup players from Spain

Despite having participated in every World Cup since 1978, it is only recently that Spain have left their mark on the biggest football tournament on the planet. The masters of “tiki-taka” first competed in the World Cup in 1934 and hosted the finals in 1982 but have only triumphed once – in 2010.

Their triumph in South Africa came at the peak of their modern revolution although many do also forget that Spain finished fourth in the 1950 tournament in Brazil. With a rich history in the competition, many of Spain’s greatest players have competed multiple times on the biggest competition in world sport. But which Spain players would make their all time World Cup XI?

 

Spain all-time World Cup XI

 

GK: Iker Casillas

Undoubtedly one of the best keepers of his generation, Iker Casillas always shone between the sticks. His ability to pull off unbelievable stops at close range made him a phenomenal shot stopper and had lightning fast reflexes when he needed them. It was no surprise then that Casillas debuted at the 2002 World Cup and stayed in the Spain squad for another 3 tournaments.

It would be the 2010 tournament where Casillas was at his finest. Not only did he captain Spain to their maiden title but he set a joint record of 5 clean sheets in the tournament winning the 2010 Golden Glove and a spot in the 2010 World Cup Dream Team. It was the pinnacle of a career full of records including the all-time record for clean sheets in international records.

 

RB: Sergio Ramos

Nobody has been a mainstay for Spain in the 21st century more than Sergio Ramos. The versatile defender can play either at centre back or right back with almost no weaknesses in his all-round game. Spain’s all time record appearance holder has starred in no less than 4 World Cups from 2006-2018 and has shone at numerous tournaments.

In Spain’s 2010 win, Ramos played every second of the tournament and was a perennial threat down the right hand side earning a spot in the 2010 Dream Team. He also captained his side in the 2018 tournament where they reached the last 16 before losing to Russia. With 17 matches at the World Cup, Ramos has appeared in more matches than any other Spaniard showcasing his legacy as one of their best defenders.

 

LB: Miguel Angel Nadal

For much of the 1990s, Miguel Angel Nadal shone as one of Europe’s best defenders. The versatile player had enough speed and skill to function as a full back but had enough power and composure to anchor both the defence and midfield.

Appearing at 3 tournaments, Nadal often showed why Spain were always a strong squad to face with their run to the last eight at USA 1994 being his biggest highlight. Never to be outgunned, Nadal was always hard to beat and helped their defence shut out some of the world’s best attackers. An underrated but consistent performer for Spain on the global stage of the World Cup.

 

CB: Fernando Hierro

A revolutionary in his time, Hierro was a defender who could play like a midfielder. His powerful figure often overshadowed his technical skill that made him an adept playmaker and finisher. It was a major reason why Hierro captained La Roja at the 1998 and 2002 World Cup tournaments even if his team underperformed on both occasions.

Hierro also had a taste for goals scoring no less than four times in three tournaments – a joint fifth best for any Spanish player at the World Cup. This all-round skillset made him one of the best defenders of his era and his nation.

 

CB: Carles Puyol

Carles Puyol was the epitome of the modern defender for many years. An excellent tackler and powerful in the air, Puyol could also uncork spectacular passes when the time called for it. He starred in Spain sides that flirted with promise in both 2002 and 2006 but really came of age in 2010 World Cup.

As part of a defence that conceded only two goals, Puyol lead the backline superbly earning a nomination into the 2010 Dream Team selection. His experienced was vital for Spain in becoming a top threat and his 14 games at World Cups makes him one of Spain’s most experienced contenders on the grandest stage of them all.

 

CM: Xavi

Perhaps the best passer of his era, Xavi could destroy teams with a flick of his boot. Never one to rush his passes, Xavi could wait for the opportune moment to ping the ball to an attacker and provide key assists without any effort. One of the innovators of “tiki-taka”, Xavi’s style could be seen at no less than four World Cups – just one of 5 Spaniards to achieve that feat.

His passing played a big role in their 2010 World Cup win in a year that saw Xavi named World Soccer Player of the Year and appear in the 2010 Dream Team. He has played 15 times at the World Cup and is one of the best passers to ever grace football’s biggest competition.

 

CM: Andres Iniesta

Xavi’s partner in crime, Andres Iniesta provided more cutting edge than his tiki-taka cohorts. Capable of carrying the ball long distances and striking from long range, Iniesta was a threat both inside and outside of the box.

One of the best talents of the 2010 World Cup, Iniesta played a pivotal role scoring the winning goal for Spain in the World Cup final and earning a spot in the 2010 Dream team squad. Iniesta also played defining roles in Spain’s run to the knockout stages in 2018 and is one of 5 players to appear in 4 World Cup tournaments for Spain.

 

CM: Michel

A tricky winger on his day, Michel could be deployed on either flank and take it to teams singlehandedly. His best form undoubtedly came in on debut at the 1990 World Cup where he scored 4 goals in the tournament.

Despite Spain only reaching the last 16, it was still enough for Michel to win the Bronze Boot for the tournament. He also appeared in the 1994 squad that reached the quarter final stage but remains an underrated player in his time.

 

FW: Zarra

One of the first true great Spanish players, Zarra often carried a goal threat that few could match. A star in the 1940s and 1950s, Zarra was on his best form at the 1950 World Cup.

It was here that he scored 4 goals as Spain finished fourth in the tournament beating many of their contemporaries. The helped Zarra reach a record of 20 goals in 20 games for his country – a ratio that is unmatched by any other Spanish striker.

 

FW: Emilio Butragueno

For much of the 1980s and 1990s, Emilio Butragueno was the perennial threat for the Spanish frontline. Debuting at his home tournament in 1982, it would be the following tournament where Butragueno would shine.

In 1986, Butragueno would score 5 goals in the competition – winning the Silver Boot for his efforts as well as a spot in the 1986 World Cup All Star team. He would go on to captain Spain at the 1990 World Cup although they would be knocked out in the second round. A dynamic player for both club and country.

 

FW:David Villa

For much of the 2000s, nobody was as deadly a finisher as David Villa. Capable of stroking the ball home as well as lashing it home, Villa was the ultimate predator in the box.  He often rose to occasion on the biggest stage – none more so than World Cup.

He would score 9 times for Spain at the World Cup including a best of 5 goals in the 2010 tournament where they would win the trophy. It was here that Villa would win the Golden Boot as well as a spot in the All Star Spot. With 9 goals, he is Spain’s best goal scorer at the World Cup as well as being their overall record goal scorer. One of the best of his or any generation.

 


 

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2022 Lecomte Stakes at a Glance

2022 Lecomte Stakes at a Glance

New Orleans in the springtime primarily conjures thoughts of Mardi Gras. Yet the Crescent City also provides a nifty route to the Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve and the Triple Crown through a series of important prep races for 3-year-olds that culminates March 26 with the $ 1 million Louisiana Derby at a demanding 1 3/16-mile distance.

The series added a fourth race for the 2022 Triple Crown as the Dec. 26 Gun Runner Stakes kicked off four prep races at Fair Grounds that award qualifying points for the Kentucky Derby. The series continues Saturday with the Grade 3 Lecomte Stakes, a qualifying race that awards points on a 10-4-2-1 scale for the top four finishers and has been won by a couple of Preakness winners since 2013 in War of Will and Oxbow.

1. Surfer Dude (15-1 morning-line odds): In the Gun Runner Stakes, an ungraded prep for this race, he ran third behind fellow Lecomte starter Epicenter, finishing 8 1/2 lengths behind. His early speed could not carry him through the 1 1/16 miles in the Gun Runner and it’s unlikely to help here, even from the rail.

JOCKEY: Reylu Gutierrez; TRAINER: Dallas Stewart

2. Unified Report (15-1): The undefeated Louisiana-bred will get tested for class here. His speed figures are competitive with most of the entrants, but he’s not raced longer than seven-eighths of a mile and this looms a tough spot to make his debut at this distance.

JOCKEY: Corey Lanerie; TRAINER: Dallas Stewart

3. Pappacap (8-5): A highly productive 2-year-old season has him atop the Road to the Kentucky Derby Leaderboard with 12 qualifying points. He was second in the American Pharoah Stakes and TVG Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Presented by Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance and was given a brief rest to prepare for a 3-year-old season that starts in a race trainer Mark Casse has won in two of the last three years. He’s highly experienced at the distance and should be a major factor.

JOCKEY: Joe Bravo; TRAINER: Mark Casse

4. Trafalgar (5-1): He registered a highly useful allowance victory at Fair Grounds that should pay a dividend here. He was no match for a top 2-year-old in Classic Causeway and then reeled off maiden and allowance wins. He has improved with each start and can make his presence felt in this spot.

JOCKEY: Colby Hernandez; TRAINER: Al Stall Jr.

5. Epicenter (9-5): He should be a force here after a highly impressive win on this track in the Gun Runner. After tiring in his debut at seven furlongs and finishing sixth, he extended to a mile and 1 1/16 miles and won easily. Go figure. He’s in very good hands and that 6 1/2-length victory in the Gun Runner shows that he will be a major player here with jockey Joel Rosario returning to the saddle.

JOCKEY: Joel Rosario; TRAINER: Steve Asmussen

6. Cyberknife (6-1): He posted a pair of maiden wins, though the first one was wiped out through a disqualification. The second one took place at Fair Grounds, which bodes well for his chances. His trainer, Brad Cox, is in great position to win a second straight Eclipse Award for 2021, so he cannot be ignored here. Even a small step forward off his maiden win makes him a threat here.

JOCKEY: Florent Geroux; TRAINER: Brad Cox

7. Blue Kentucky (20-1): Another sprinter trying to stretch out. He’s experienced, with six starts and two wins. Yet a sixth-place finish in his lone race beyond 6 1/2 furlongs dilutes much of the interest in him.

JOCKEY: Jareth Loveberry; TRAINER: Wayne Catalano

8. Call Me Midnight (20-1): He needed five starts to break his maiden then won easily at Churchill Downs going a mile in a breakthrough performance. He then showed little in the Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes and was pointed to this stakes. He’s training sharply and will be inviting option for the exotics if the price is high enough.

JOCKEY: James Graham; TRAINER: Keith Desormeaux

9. Presidential (20-1): He has not raced since a decisive maiden win at Indiana Grand. His workouts evoke some interest but this seems a tough spot for a comeback, given the quality of the field and the outside post.

JOCKEY: Brian J. Hernandez Jr.; TRAINER: Steve Asmussen

THE PICK: Pappacap

LIVE LONGSHOT: Call Me Midnight

SUPERFECTA: 3-5-4-6

Illinois Casinos Win $1.1 Billion From Players In 2021

Illinois Casinos Win $1.1 Billion From Players In 2021

It was a strong 2021 for retail casinos in the state of Illinois.

Per figures from the Illinois Gaming Control Board, the properties won $1,187,308,323 off of guests across the year, up significantly from 2020.

The 11 casinos saw 7,684,535 in combined admissions during 2021, generating $296,763,261 from table games and $890,545,062 from the machines.

The state’s share was $248,688,721, while the local share was $67,022,120.

The Grand Victoria Casino was tops in the state with $143,262,740 in total winnings.

Additionally, the Illinois casinos and their respective tech partners won more than $70 million off sports bets in the year. A precise figure hasn’t yet been released.

According to figures from the American Gaming Association, Illinois casinos won $743,407,000 off gamblers in 2020 and $1,354,404,565 in 2019.

Also per the AGA, the market called Chicagoland, which includes casinos in Northwest Indiana, generated $1.12 billion in gaming win in 2020. That moved the Chicgaoland market to fourth best in the U.S., down from the third spot.

The Baltimore-Washington DC casino market, which trails only Las Vegas and Atlantic City, generated $1.31 billion in gaming win in 2020, and it will likely be ahead of Chicagoland again with Maryland casinos recently reporting record revenue.

 

 

 

Swintt names Per Hedén as Chief Product Officer

Swintt names Per Hedén as Chief Product Officer

By Simon Wright Jan 17, 2022

Swintt, the developer of chart-topping online slots that include titles such as Book of the East and Rock n Ways XtraWays™, and live casino content distributor, has added serious firepower to its senior management team after appointing Per Hedén as Chief Product Officer.

Hedén has more than ten years’ experience in senior management roles with responsibility for product as well as IT and marketing. He has worked across a wide range of sectors including health tech, e-commerce and data management, as well as online gambling.

His experience in the iGaming sector includes a two-year stint as Chief Product Officer at Yggdrasil Gaming and a period as a Senior Strategy Consultant at GAN. He first joined Swintt in October 2021 in a similar consulting role but has now been appointed to the full-time position of CPO.

Hedéns main responsibilities include developing ways to improve the player experience across the future games to leave Swintt’s production line. He has also been tasked with building out the product team with more top talent and to optimise product processes.

David Mann, Chief Commercial Officer at Swintt, said: “I am delighted to announce Per as our Chief Product Officer and for Swintt to continue to benefit from his unrivalled experience, knowledge and passion as we look to take our games to the next level, grow our product team and streamline our internal processes.”

“Per has been working with Swintt for several months and has already made an impact on our games and the experience our slots and live casino titles provide players. As CPO, he will continue to influence the direction in which we take to game development and how we elevate the player experience.”

Per Hedén, Chief Product Officer at Swintt, added: “I am delighted to be joining Swintt at such a pivotal stage in its growth journey and having recently been crowned Rising Star in Casino Innovation and Software at the SBC Awards.”

“I am looking forward to working closely with the talented team to create the best player experience possible while also driving Swintt into becoming a tier one developer that also leads the change for sustainability across the industry and, indeed, globally.”

Duncan Ferguson Moves Into Favourite For Everton Job

Duncan Ferguson Moves Into Favourite For Everton Job

Duncan Ferguson – Next Everton Manager

The chances of Duncan Ferguson being appointed next Everton manager have been slashed in the latest betting update as the race to replace Rafa Benitez heated up on Wednesday.

Everton parted company with the Spaniard after just six and a half months in charge following a run that has seen only one Premier League victory since September, and any plans to appoint Roberto Martinez appeared to hit a snag this week when the Belgian FA reportedly ruled out a dual role for their current manager.

The former Toffees boss has since been eased out to 7/1 from even money in the betting to return to Goodison Park and has now been overtaken as favourite by Ferguson, who has been placed in temporary charge for the weekend visit of Aston Villa.

He is now a 7/4 shot from 4/1 to be appointed on a permanent basis

..making him the new frontrunner for the job ahead of Derby County boss Wayne Rooney.

Everton are said to be lining up an interview with their former striker and he is now 5/2 from 9/2 to get the manager’s job, while Frank Lampard has also fallen in to 9/2 from 12/1 amid reports he is also on the shortlist.

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Everton vs Aston Villa Predictions & Betting Tips

Everton vs Aston Villa Predictions & Betting Tips


Who would say that Duncan Ferguson is once again going to be temporary head manager of Everton FC? Rafael Benitez finally got sacked after last weekend’s fiasco and another defeat, this time against table strugglers Norwich City. It is still unknown who is going to take charge of the Toffees but one other thing is certain – club will be in danger of relegation unless results start improving soon. The next game is scheduled for Saturday afternoon at Goodison Park where Everton welcomes Aston Villa. Read on our betting picks and predictions below.

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Tip Reasoning

  • Everton FC are no longer led by Rafael Benitez
  • He was sacked after last weekend’s shocking defeat to Norwich City
  • Duncan Ferguson knew how to motivate the team in the past

We see good value in backing the away win, as hosts are super-vulnerable right now

At the moment of writing this preview, bookmakers are offering identical 17/10 odds both on home and away win. The first head to head encounter this season took place on 18th September in Birmingham and many were surprised how easily Aston Villa defeated opposition 3-0. Leon Bailey was the MVP with one assist and one goal. Hosts also changed head manager recently, appointing Steven Gerrard from Glasgow Rangers. There is no doubt he will have big motive to defeat Toffees first time from coaching position. His defenders have to keep an eye on Richarlison who scored four goals in 12 EPL appearances so far, including the last weekend’s goal versus Norwich. He has zero support from Calvert-Lewin though who struggled with injuries for so much time in this campaign. We don’t think Everton can rise and stood against Aston Villa at this moment. Away win is our primary suggestion but stake shouldn’t be high.

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Carl Froch Cannot See Anthony Joshua Beating Tyson Fury

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It is fair to say partypoker Ambassador Carl Froch knows a thing or two about boxing. The four-time super-middleweight champion enjoyed a career spanning 35 professional fights, winning 33 of those, and 24 victories coming via a knockout. Froch is regarded as one of the United Kingdom’s greatest fighters, pound for pound.

With the New year now in full swing, and with some exciting fights on the horizon, the partypoker blog sat down with Froch and picked his brains about the upcoming boxing season, in addition to his poker plans and ambitions for 2022.

Two upcoming fights stand out from the crowd for different reasons. Josh Taylor takes on Jack Catterall while veterans Amir Khan squares off against Kell Brook. How does Froch see those fights going?

“Josh Taylor should win this fight comfortably. Taylor is a class act and proven at the highest level of championship boxing. Jack Catterall is confident and he deserves respect with his unbeaten professional record but there are no stand out names on his resume. In my opinion, he will be well beaten inside the distance.”

Khan and Brook are well past their best!

What about Khan versus Brook?

“Khan and Brook are both well past their best, so that’s why even though this fight is happening five years too late, it should still be a competitive fight. I can see how either fighter could win. Khan keeping it at distance and trying to beat Brook on points. But Brook using his natural talent and timing Khan’s attacks, walking him on to heavy punches, knocking him spark out.”

Boxing fans were hoping to see Tyson Fury take on Anthony Joshua but that is not happening after Joshua lost his belts to Oleksandr Usyk, and Fury was told he must fight Dillian Whyte. Many think a Fury victory over Whyte is a formality, but Froch is not so sure.

“Dillian Whyte is a handful for any of the top heavyweights. Tyson Fury would have to be in top shape to keep Whyte out of harm’s way for 12 rounds. This could be a surprisingly close fight.”

Joshua is void of confidence

The only likely way Fury and Joshua will step into the ring is for them both to win their respective matches. However, Froch does not see Joshua beating Usyk in this year’s rematch.

“I think AJ has lost his confidence. I can’t see him winning an immediate rematch with Usyk. He needs to rebuild under his new trainer. But he can’t really knock back the opportunity of the rematch and the chance of regaining all of the belts. With the exception of Fury’s WBC of course. If the fight happens AJ’s only chance is to go for the knockout from round 1!!”

“At the moment, I can’t make a case for AJ beating Fury. AJ’s defeats to Ruis & Usyk have exposed weaknesses that Tyson Fury will easily exploit.”

Sights set on KO Series glory

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Away from boxing, Froch is looking forward to playing plenty of poker in 2022, starting with the Grand Prix UK event at Dusk Till Dawn and the KO Series online at partypoker. What are Froch’s poker goals for 2022?

“To become a Champion of course! I mean, it would be amazing to win a tournament in one of the major series. But over the last couple of years and 2021 in particular I feel my game has really improved. I’ve had a couple of nice results especially in the knockout format tournaments and will be looking to build on those in the upcoming KO Series.

“However, most of all in 2022 I’m really hoping we can get back to playing some live poker. I’m heading down to Dusk till Dawn this week for the first partypoker LIVE event since before the pandemic, the Grand Prix UK. While this is only a small event with caps on entries, I’m really hoping for a big festival back at Dusk till Dawn soon. It will be great to see the room buzzing again after such a long time.”

“I’m also hoping to get back on the road for a partypoker LIVE event abroad as well…somewhere hot and sunny would be nice! So, watch this space for announcements on some more live events hopefully coming soon.”

Keeping with the KO Series, surely winning something from series of tournaments with a boxing theme has Froch’s name all over it, especially the Main Event.

“Yeah as mentioned I enjoy the knockout format events as they give you a chance to take some money home even if you don’t make it to the later stages of the tournament. Another thing I like about this KO Series is the majority of the tournaments are one-day events, so you don’t need multiple days to get involved.”

“As always I’ll be looking forward to the Main Event so you will see me in that, but I would also recommend trying the low stakes turbo events for someone who’s fairly new to poker and doesn’t have loads of time on their hands.”

Eubank couldn’t even beat Groves!

We could not let Froch get back to his daily routine without asking about the recent signing of Chris Eubank Jr by 888poker; 888 recently signed Eubank Jr as an ambassador. Would Froch beat Eubank Jr in the ring? What about at the poker tables?

“Eubank isn’t big enough for me, that was evident when he lost to George Groves, a man who I rendered unconscious in front of 80 thousand fans at Wembley Stadium! Although make no mistake, Eubank Jr is one hell of a fighter at Middleweight & I expect him to win a world title this year.”

“A heads up poker match between us would be brilliant. We are both very tough mentally, neither of us would want to fold so there would definitely be some luck involved for the eventual winner. Although, I think my experience in tournaments over my last 5-6 years as a partypoker Ambassador would make me a strong favourite.”

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FIA plans to further tweak rear flexi-wing tests despite all-clear

FIA plans to further tweak rear flexi-wing tests despite all-clear

The closing stages of the F1 campaign were marred by accusations from Red Bull that its title rival Mercedes was using flexi-wings to increase its straightline speed.

The suspicion was that Mercedes had found a clever way for its main plane to flex down at high speed to help reduce drag.

Red Bull even went as far as suggesting that marks seen on the Mercedes endplate were evidence of the wing moving, even though its rival was always adamant the marks were a red-herring.

In response to Red Bull’s concerns about the situation, the FIA launched a fact-finding mission from the Qatar Grand Prix to better investigate the behaviour and characteristics of the rear wings of all the teams.

While the new tests had no regulatory value, so were not to check on the legality of cars, it was hoped that they would provide some answers about whether or not the regulations needed to be tightened up for the future.

Speaking about what the FIA found in those examinations, F1’s head of single-seater matters Nikolas Tombazis explained that nothing out of the ordinary was uncovered.

However, he suggested that the governing body would be looking at ways to improve the manner in which wings can be checked going forward to help ensure teams were not finding clever ways to make wings flex.

Mercedes W12 rear wing detail

Mercedes W12 rear wing detail

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“In Qatar, there was no monkey business identified, or anything like that,” explained Tombazis. “We didn’t find something that was concerning.

“It was not a bad test, but it can be improved. So we’re thinking how to maybe make some improvements to it for next year [2022], potentially.”

Tombazis explained that one of the issues that needed looking at was the way in which the forces are applied to the main plane to help expose any clever aero elasticity characteristics that teams could be employing.

“The reason the test is not so good is technically the trailing edge of the main plane is going quite upwards,” he added.

“If you load it in the downward direction, it’s quite stiff, so we want to manage to load it in a direction that is normal.

“But then it’s a bit more difficult because we can’t use gravity. So we need to fine tune it, and it needs a bit more give to be prepared for it. It’s not impossible, of course.”

Greece Gambling Conference 2022

Greece Gambling Conference 2022

By Simon Wright Jan 17, 2022

In a little over six weeks on the 1st March, Athens will host the Greece Gambling Conference 2022 dedicated to various aspects of the gambling business in Greece, the prospects for development of the gambling market in the country and the specifics of its legislative regulation.

Situated in the Novotel Athens hotel with a fantastic view of the city will gather Greek and foreign experts: owners of gambling venues, casino operators and bookmakers, developers, lawyers, marketers, advertisers, webmasters, SEO specialists and many others.

What will be discussed at the conference?

Experts will make useful presentations, talking about the main industry trends in 2022. They will provide recommendations on the launch and development of land-based and online casinos, discuss the peculiarities and rules for obtaining a license and share international experience in regulating the gambling industry.

Meet the first four speakers:

  • Anastasios Vasios – Director of New Regulated Markets Compliance at SkillOnNet.
  • Lydia Veneri – TMT and Privacy Lawyer.
  • Stefanos Patsourakos – CEO at Bti.de.
  • Saksham Sharda – CIO and Creative Director at Outgrow.

Experts will speak on the following topics: methods of creating a high-tech gambling service, generating traffic, attracting new players, the latest approaches in keeping a gambling platform in the top of search engine results, the use of interactive marketing for promoting online games and more.

The full list of speakers and program are available on the official website.

Why Attend the Greece Gambling Conference 2022

Greece Gambling Conference 2022 is a unique platform that gives you an opportunity to become the first to learn all the insights and forecasts for the development of the Greek gambling market from the top experts in the industry.

By attending the event, you can establish contacts with representatives of the gambling industry, find new business partners and agree on mutually beneficial cooperation in a relaxed atmosphere. High-quality networking is an important component of the upcoming conference.

In the demo zone, leading Greek and foreign companies will present their products and services. Guests of the event will be able to discover advanced solutions, communicate with exhibitors and get advice from them.

A well-known betting company BetWinner that has been on the market for 15 years will become a Title Sponsor of the event. The betting operator offers a wide line of bets on more than 1000 events and a wide variety of games to suit all tastes. More than 400,000 users are placing bets on the betting website.

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