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South African Cricket Legend Dale Steyn Partners with Win Millions Lotto to Support Kevin Pietersen’s, The Legacy Experience Foundation

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Iconic fast bowler joins Win Millions Lotto’s esteemed cast of cricketing heroes in fundraising efforts for conservation projects in Africa and India.

Dale Steyn is the latest cricketing hero to sign up with Win Millions Lotto, joining some of his most storied former opponents in Dwayne Bravo, Andre Russell and Dinesh Karthik as the company’s partner.

South Africa’s all-time top wicket-taker will be asking his followers to play the world’s biggest lotteries on Win Millions Lotto through his social media accounts – offering them the chance to win life-changing sums of money.

Fans will also be able to enter future raffles where they can win “meet-and-greet” experiences with their hero, widely regarded as the greatest fast bowler of his generation.

In doing so, they’ll be helping protect endangered wildlife in Africa and India. As part of the partnership, a share of each lottery ticket sold will go to help Steyn’s charity of choice – Kevin Pietersen’s The Legacy Experience Foundation (TLEF).

TLEF, set up by England legend Pietersen in 2017, is a ‘non-profit organisation set up in Switzerland that promotes conservation and runs projects for the protection of the rhino and other endangered ‘keystone species’ in Africa and India.

Commenting on his new partnership with Win Millions Lotto, Steyn said: “I’m delighted to be working with Win Millions Lotto to help a conservation charity close to my heart. I love the work Kevin does with his Foundation and it’s great to be able to help in this fun and exciting way.”

“I’m asking my followers to play Win Millions Lotto’s lotteries through my Instagram page – and I’m looking forward to meeting some of them in the future over dinner where we can chat about all things cricket!”

“I’d heard about the work Dwayne, Andre and Dinesh were doing with their own chosen charities and knew I had to be involved.”

With Steyn joining Bravo, Russell and Karthik in Win Millions Lotto’s cricketing ‘dream team’, many more stars across the worlds of sport, music and film are set to join as partners over the next 12 months.

Win Millions Lotto CEO Sulim Malook added: “We are delighted to have Dale join our brilliant roster of cricketers and are so proud to not only offer his fans the chance to win life-changing cash prizes but also to meet one of the best bowlers of all time.”

“Our innovative model means high-profile personalities can use their social media for good – just like Dale is doing with The Legacy Experience Foundation. Lottery players tend to play their lucky numbers week after week, year after year. For as long as they keep playing, charities will keep benefitting.”

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Meridianbet (Golden Matrix Group) Granted South African Sports-Betting License

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Golden Matrix Group, a leading developer and licensor of online gaming platforms, systems, and gaming content, has announced that its subsidiary, Meridianbet, has been granted a sports-betting license in South Africa.

The Western Cape Gambling and Racing Board issued Meridianbet a Bookmaker License, a Bookmaker Premises License and a Manufacturer License.

These licenses will enable Meridianbet to operate online sports betting across South Africa, showcasing the company’s regulatory compliance and fit-and-proper status within South Africa’s stringent licensing regime. The Manufacturer License also permits Meridianbet to license its proprietary sports betting software within the Western Cape region.

Expansion into South Africa

“We are thrilled to enter the South African market, and this new license presents a significant opportunity for us to continue to scale our operations,” said Zoran Milosevic, CEO of Meridianbet. “Expanding our reach into South Africa will provide new opportunities to grow our user base in an entirely new jurisdiction, underscoring our ongoing commitment to growing our industry-leading brands around the world.”

A Growing Market

The South African digital gambling market has exhibited significant recent growth, with total revenue projected to reach $828.50 million by the end of 2024, according to Statista. The market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.77% from 2024 to 2029, resulting in a projected market volume of $1.1 billion.

Market Impact and Economic Contribution

This market expansion supports Meridianbet’s consistent operational growth and dedication to innovation within the global iGaming sector. The South African market is positioned as a significant player in the global landscape, with the sports-betting sector contributing significantly to the country’s economy, accounting for 50% of gross gambling revenue. In the 2023 fiscal year, gross gambling revenue (GGR) in South Africa totaled $2.42 billion, according to Moneyweb.

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INCENTIVE GAMES PARTNERS WITH ODIBETS TO RELEASE NEW SUITE OF CRASH GAMES

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OdiBets, one of Africa’s largest and most trusted betting operators announces new partnership with leading B2B games provider and acquisition and retention specialists, Incentive Games.

Through this collaboration, Incentive Games will integrate their bespoke Velocity crash games system to OdiBets’ platform, launching in the summer of 2024.

The launch will encompass a dynamic mix of gaming options, including:

  • Free-to-play Velocity crash game: This engaging format will allow players to experience the excitement of crash gameplay without financial risk.
  • Several pay-to-play crash games: OdiBets’ customers will have access to a selection of thrilling pay-to-play crash games, offering a chance to win cash prizes.

Incentive Games’ expert developers have meticulously crafted this suite to seamlessly align with OdiBets’ platform, guaranteeing a smooth player experience. Once live, the Incentive Labs team – a dedicated group of R&D, data, and AI specialists – will work behind the scenes to analyse user behaviour and preferences. This allows for ongoing optimisation and personalisation, ensuring OdiBets’ players receive the most engaging and rewarding crash game experience.

John Gordon, CEO of Incentive Games, said, “We are delighted to partner with OdiBets, a leading force in the African gaming market. Their commitment to providing an exceptional player experience aligns perfectly with our vision at Incentive Games. We’re confident that our innovative crash games will provide an entirely new level of entertainment and help solidify their position as a top gaming destination in Africa.”

Wilson Gichuki, Head of Product at OdiBets, said, “We are thrilled to join forces with Incentive Games. Their expertise in gamification will significantly enrich our platform, offering our users more interactive and enjoyable betting experiences. This alliance aligns with Odibets’ goal to deliver cutting-edge gaming solutions and diversify its entertainment options for its customers and the gaming industry.”

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Booming Games and Aardvark Technologies Announce Strategic Partnership

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Booming Games, a leading slot provider in the gaming sector, has announced a strategic partnership with Aardvark Technologies. This collaboration combines Booming Games’ innovative game creation approach with Aardvark’s expertise in commercial development to enhance the gaming landscape in Africa.

This partnership reflects our commitment to delivering exceptional gaming experiences to players. By integrating Booming Games’ cutting-edge titles into Aardvark’s platform, we aim to provide a diverse and immersive gaming experience for their customers.

The companies are dedicated to redefining the gaming experience and setting new standards of excellence. Together, they look forward to offering players a wide range of top-tier gaming content, ensuring thrills, excitement, and endless possibilities.

Arijus Denisovas, Commercial Director at Aardvark Technologies, expressed his enthusiasm for the partnership with Booming Games, stating: ‘Booming Games has showcased a remarkable commitment to innovation, a value that deeply aligns with our ethos at Aardvark. It’s crucial for us to consistently integrate high-quality and immersive content to provide our customers with the finest gaming experiences, enabling them to present top-tier games to their players.’ This collaboration underscores our collective dedication to elevating the gaming industry and delivering exceptional entertainment to players worldwide.

Solomon Godwin, Head Africa at Booming Games, said: “We’re thrilled to welcome Aardvark Technologies to our ever-expanding client base in Africa. Booming Games supply Casino games to leading operators in the most highly regulated markets in Africa. With players’ entertainment, protection and sustainability being top priorities for Booming Games, this partnership represents an excellent opportunity for us to expand our presence on the continent.”

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