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Welcome to the news section of Bet & Win! Here you will find the latest news and information about online sports betting, lotto, slots and games from South Africa and all around the world. Sports betting and lotto news from South Africa and around the world

Welcome to the news section of Bet & Win!

We are passionate about sport, lotto and games we enjoy sharing our views and opinions. We aim to provide our visitors with an unbiased view on the latest sports betting, lotto and games news as well as mayor events in the world of South African sport. Furthermore we give you constant updates on what is happening across the best betting and casino sites.

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Get ready for the world's biggest sports celebration as the Paris 2024 Olympics light up the City of Light! Athletes from around the globe will descend on Paris, bringing their best to a spectacular array of events. Picture...
22 July 2024 |
July Lucky Draw - Springboks
In the competitive world of online betting, Playa Bets stands out as a beacon for sports enthusiasts across South Africa. Established with a keen understanding of the local betting landscape, Playa Bets has quickly become...
10 July 2024 |
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7 July 2024 |
Currie Cup 2024
Hey rugby fans, it's that time again! The Currie Cup is back and ready to bring you some of the most exhilarating rugby action South Africa has to offer. This isn't just any tournament, it's been thrilling fans since 1891....
5 July 2024 |
Hollywoodbets Durban July 2024 Article
The Hollywoodbets Durban July 2024 is almost here! The countdown is on, and the excitement is electric as we gear up for Durban's most spectacular race day. Imagine a sunny winter's day in Durban, South Africa. Excitement...
4 July 2024 |
Spina Zonke Race July
The Spina Zonke slot games at HollywoodBets are among players' favourite slots now a days. Furthermore Hollywoodbets runs regular promotions that all players who love spinning these slot machines can participate...
3 July 2024 |
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3 July 2024 |
2024 Sport Previews July
July is setting up to be a huge month for sports enthusiasts and betting fans alike, and we're here to serve you the lowdown on what's hot. Rallying under the winter sun, South African pride is at an all-time high as our...
2 July 2024 |

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News 1: The emergence of live games and lucky number betting games

If you are a regular online bettor, you would have noticed more and more South African betting sites are adding live games. What are live games you may ask. Game providers such as Evolution, BetGames, Jika Sports, Global Bet and Ezugi are some of the more popular names.

You can now place bets online on virtual horse racing, motor racing or greyhound races. If you are a fan of Texas Hold’Em poker, why not try your luck on Bet on Poker or 6+Poker by BetGames.

Ezugi, a subsidiary of Evolution Gaming. recently entered the South African market with their live dealer games specifically developed for its Indian customers. This includes the popular Andar Bahar card game as well as poker variations Bet on Teen Patti and Teen Patti.

There is currently no bigger name in the online gaming marketing for live dealer content than Evolution. Evolution live dealer content is rated as one of the best in the world and South African punters can now legally play some of these games.

Apart from standard roulette and blackjack titles, they are well known for their Game Show games. If you enjoy Dice, Wheel of Fortune or Spin and Win type games, look no further. Titles such as Dream Catcher have been exciting players for years. The recently added Crazy Time game is probably one our favourite live dealer games and definitely one to try.

Be sure to read our honest reviews of all live dealer and lucky number style games. We also add recommendations of licensed operators you can play the games with. Moreover our betting news always include updates about this area.

News 2: Finally… slots have arrived

Having slots on licensed betting sites is big. Currently slot games by Habanero, Yggdrasil, NetEnt, Red Tiger, Pragmatic Play as well as more and more other providers are available. Most bookmakers have already added them to their portfolio and our news articles give you all there is to know so you can enjoy betting on them. For many slots including Hot Hot Fruit, Starburst, Gonzo’s Quest or Gates of Olympus amongst others we provide you detailed reviews as well as demo functionality.

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