Sports betting

Swedish Gambling Authority to ban player-specific betting markets from 2021

Regulator finalises match-fixing standards and confirms stance on penalties, red cards, bookings and under-18 player betting

The Swedish Gambling Authority (SGA) has confirmed new measures to combat match-fixing including a ban on operators offering markets on penalties, red cards and bookings. The new standards are designed to complement existing rules contained within the Swedish Gaming Act with a special emphasis on betting on football. Operators will now be barred from offering…

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