April 2020 - Latest Sports Betting News
With the current Coronavirus outbreak around the world, the majority of sports events have now been cancelled or postponed until a later date.
The Premier League has been postponed and looks unlikely to come back anytime soon, with early estimates of June seeming to have fallen by the wayside. Euro 2020 has now also been postponed until Summer 2021.
Below we have attempted to bring you a guide to what events are still running.
There are regular race meetings taking place over in Australia and US racing continues to run and is proving popular with UK betting fans.Greyhounds
A number of meetings are still taking place in Australia and North America.Soccer
The soccer has continued in Belarus despite almost every other league around the world stopping playing. This league has now gained a somewhat cult following with football fans needing a football fix.. Darts
The Icons of Darts Live League takes place in April and features a few household names and emerging stars playing from home in a round-robin format with a winner crowned Saturday 2nd May.
This should prove to be a popular event, stars taking part include:
o Five-time world champion Raymond van Barneveld, Paul Nicholson, Mark Webster, Andy Jenkins and Wessel Nijman.
o All matches are a best of nine legs.
o bet365 will be streaming all of the action throughout the tournament. Motor Sports
Such has been the popularity and success of the virtual Formula One races each Sunday a range of other virtual Motor Sports have now become available:
o Touring Cars
o All of the above three are taking place this week with a host of names set to take to the wheel in their respective discipline.Esports
- This continues to rise in popularity – the main areas of focus for the following titles are below:
o LOL (League of Legends)
- Major fixtures here where the most popular game modes are taking place can be found in the LCK Spring – LPL Spring
- Fixtures are taking place on the above two tournaments throughout the week
o CS:GO (Counter Strike:Global Offensive)
- The ESL Pro League is also a major event with the fixtures taking place tonight.
o DOTA2 (Defense of the Ancients)
o Rocket League