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Sports betting technology and software supplier Kambi has announced that it is to supply its online sportsbook to to the national lottery operator of Latvia.Signing a long term agreement with SJSC Latvijas Loto (Latvian Loto), a provision of its full managed sportsbook and services is to follow, which is set to be offered through digital channels.The Government owned Latvian Loto is to integrate the offering into its player management platform, which is pencilled in to take place later this year. Jānis Pone, a Latvijas Loto member of the board, commented: “With this deal, the Latvian national lottery company expands its product portfolio with sports betting games, offering quality products for playing in a legal and controlled way and also shifting profits to the public interest.”Becoming the first deal with a public lottery customer, Kambi states the agreement was reached due to its European Lottery and World Lottery Associations accreditation, with its expertise in risk management and local sports trading key intricacies for the Latvian Loto. Kristian Nylén, Kambi Chief Executive Officer, said: “To meet the standards required by Latvijas Loto, Kambi had to demonstrate the highest levels of compliance and security, as well as showcase a market-leading sports betting product.“Having proven ourselves to be the secure and quality choice, we’re delighted Latvijas Loto has selected Kambi as its Sportsbook supplier and we look forward to building a strong and lasting partnership.” Related Articles Kambi takes full control of LeoVegas sportsbook portfolio August 26, 2020 Kambi and DraftKings agree on final closure terms July 24, 2020 Share StumbleUpon Share Submit Kambi takes control of Churchill Downs BetAmerica sportsbook August 28, 2020
by Tracy McCue, Sumner Newscow â€” Just like the NCAA basketball tournament, most contestants have been eliminated from competition in the Pig and Cow Tournament Bracket contest after week No. 2.There are just three entries left that could get the $200 supplied by the Pig Shack. And there are nine entries still in competition for the $50 and $25 Pig Shack Barbecue.Have you heard the saying: it’s not how you start but how you finish? Nothing rings more true than this contest. If you pick the national champion, you are getting 32 points which is equal to all the picks in the other rounds.Going into this weekend, Brian Lewellen, Erianne Adams and Courtney Wiens are still in the running for the top $200 prize. Yet all three of them could be out of the top three in the end if their teams don’t win (with the exception of Adams).There is also three top entries for each potential national champion, excluding Syracuse, that could win some prizes. Let’s do some analyzing:Â Total points after week #295 Â – Erianne Adams Â – National Championship pick: Oklahoma.91 – Brian Lewellen – National Championship pick: North Carolina.82 – Dillon Hay – National Championship pick: Oklahoma.82 – Austin Dunn- National Championship pick: North Carolina.79 – Courtney Wiens – National Championship pick: Villanova.78 – Tim Hay – National Championship pick: Villanova.78 – Macy Norris – National Championship pick: North Carolina.77- Melanie Cox – National Championship pick: Oklahoma.75- Casey Weir – National Championship pick: Villanova.Analysis:Adams wins $200 if: Oklahoma wins or Syracuse wins and Oklahoma qualifies for championship. Her Final Four includes: North Carolina over Michigan State, Oklahoma over Villanova in semifinals. Oklahoma over North Carolina in championship.Lewellen wins $200 if: North Carolina wins, or Syracuse wins and Villanova qualifies for championship. His Final Four include: Villanova over Oklahoma, North Carolina over Virginia. North Carolina over Villanova in championship.Wiens wins $200 if: Villanova wins. Her Final Four includes: Villanova over Oregon, North Carolina over Virginia in semifinals. Villanova over North Carolina in the championship.Second and third place potential winnings, is a plethora of combination too numerous to list here.Please note: IN CASE THERE IS A TIE, THE TIE WILL BE BROKEN WITH A DRAWING FROM A BOWL AT PIG SHACK INVOLVING AN OWNER OF THE PIG SHACK.