Clubs Bank on Betting Revenues - 29th January
The Cronulla Sharks and Newcastle
Knights are the latest NRL clubs to announce joint
ventures with Betezy.com.au after the hugely successful
Titansbet.com.au was launched in October last
Betezy.com.au website here)
deals are now with the NRL for final approval,
and sources report are likely to be followed by
another group of high profile clubs within a week.
and Knightsbet.com.au, should they be approved,
will offer fans the full range of sports and racing
with guaranteed better odds via online 24/7 or
Rugby League clubs will receive advertising based
commissions based on turnover which could generate
millions of dollars for the clubs over the next
increased state taxes on pokies and smoking bans
having major impacts on Leagues clubs that have
traditionally funded many Football clubs, Football
clubs are actively searching for new revenue streams,
which in many cases will be needed to fill their
League's Club funding drops.
Sharksbet and Knightsbet websites also include
inducements for fans to become members of their
clubs by offering increased odds for members.
General Manager Ryan Kay said, "The huge
success of the TitansBet.com.au venture has demonstrated
that all Clubs can achieve a major income stream
from sports betting."
are extremely happy to announce the launch of
Knightsbet.com.au and Sharksbet.com.au. Both clubs
have very loyal fans, who by moving their betting
turnover to their club's betting site can help
ensure the success of their club."
will be able to be bet online or by phone in a
very personal service where they are no longer
treated like a number."
the Titansbet venture the new ventures have agreed
to ensure a high percentage of profits is contributed
to the Clubs charities and community projects."
also stressed that maintaining the integrity of
rugby league would be a major priority for all
of the new ventures. "We will be continually
looking at integrity issues. We will be working
with the NRL and the Sporting bodies to make certain
there is always integrity in the sport,'' said
Kay. "One thing we are very resolute about
is making sure there are never any illegal gambling
activities in the sport and we will work with
everyone involved to ensure this is achieved."
of both the Sharks and Knights are sure to accept
this venture with open arms - you bet they will!