The Insider’s View: Uzbekistan - expectation versus reality

In the first edition of the insider’s view, 4H Agency's Ilya Machavariani and Ivan Kurochkin look at the state of play in Uzbekistan’s fledgling sports betting market and what to expect in 2021

Since 2007, sports betting, totalisator, and all types of gambling activities, except lotteries, have been banned in Uzbekistan. This is directly related to the local mentality, as Islam is the dominant religion in the country and prohibits any gambling entertainment. After taking office in 2018, the President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev declared the country's course…

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