The top stories today as told by SBC News 90 presenter Ellie Lynch.
Cyprus Sports Organisation has become Global Lottery Monitoring System’s first Sport Associate Member.
CSO is a semi-governmental non-profit organisation focused on the development and promotion of sport in Cyprus and internationally, and also oversees the country’s sport integrity platform.
Associate membership with GLMS will support the work undertaken by the organization to fight the manipulation of sport competitions in Cyprus.
The body, which has previously collaborated with GLMS, will now benefit directly from the various education, prevention and operation services that the monitoring system has to offer.
RecoverMe, a health app intended to empower individuals to manage gambling addiction, is being backed by English Premier League club Southampton.
By investing in the app, the Saints are helping to fund further development of the app, including additional features for assisting in recovery.
The club and RecoverMe will work together to improve awareness of the support that exists through the app for those struggling to manage their gambling habits, as well as boosting the reach of the app itself.
Sportradar is to deliver its risk management solution for operator 888sport’s tennis offering, as part of a new partnership with parent 888 Holdings.
Under the deal, Sportradar will supply its data and risk management solution, Managed Trading Services Return Guarantee, for the operator’s extensive tennis offering.
The service will support 888sport in growing its existing global sports betting proposition, with plans to roll out the offering across the operator’s international markets.