Coral loses TV ad ban appeal

Operator’s TV advert to remain banned for suggesting that gambling on sport is more exciting than watching it

Coral has lost an appeal to have an advertising ban overturned on one of its TV adverts from April. The ad featuring stylised clips of footballers playing the game, was originally banned by the regulatory body in July last year. The action was shot against a dramatic soundtrack as the voiceover stated: “The beautiful game-…

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