A “flurry of M&A deals is expected after the outcome of a UK regulatory review due this month,” the Financial Times writes. Companies reportedly drawing up plans include GVC, Ladbrokes Coral, William Hill, Paddy Power Betfair, The Stars Group (formerly Amaya), 888 Holdings, Rank Group, and Jackpotjoy.

SKS365 Group’s Planetwin365 brand captured 14.9% of Italy’s online sports betting market in the month of September, eclipsing perennial front-runner Bet365, which slipped to second place with 13%.

EUROMAT will hold its next Executive Committee meeting at the ENADA Show in Rome on the 18th of October.

The eSports betting platform Unikrn is ready to expand their real money offering throughout Europe after receiving a gaming license from the Maltese Gaming Authority.

Meanwhile, US video on demand service Hulu will launch original eSports programming after entering a partnership with the Electronic Sports League.

Unibet has unveiled a new TV advert as part of a global campaign to challenge the stereotypes associated with bettors.

US DFS operator DraftKings has drawn up plans to expand into the Irish market.

A Unibet player has won €7.7m on Microgaming’s Mega Moolah online slot.