BLOG | by YouGov Sport ... The FIFA World Cup is, as expected, gaining widespread attention among Britons. This rise in attention has been even more pronounced within the gambling community, YouGov SportsIndex data shows.
BLOG | by YouGov Sport ... Building brand loyalty and engagement is key in online bookmakers' success among monthly sports bettors in the UK.
BLOG | by YouGov Sport ... Soon after the legalisation of online sportsbooks in New York State early this year, the state became the largest market for sports gambling in the US. But has the legalization of mobile gambling influenced other gambling behaviours?
BLOG | by YouGov Sport ... Social media and online streaming have gained increasing popularity as mediums for watching sports over the last decade, but TV still remains king. YouGov Profiles data shows two-thirds of sports fans (64%) in the US watch live sports on TV.
BLOG | by YouGov Sport ... The odds given to teams in a match are not nearly as important to British punters as hunch or feel, according to a new YouGov survey shows betting intentions around the 2020 UEFA European Football Championship.
BLOG | by YouGov Sport ... The Super Bowl is the biggest American sporting event of the year – and arguably the biggest betting day in all of US sport, with nearly one in five Americans (19%) planning to place a wager on the big game. YouGov data shows who these gamblers are, their betting methods, and on which aspects of the game they plan to put their money.
BLOG | by Charlie Dundas ... With most sports back in full swing, we’re looking this week at how common betting is among different sports fan bases in the United Kingdom. So, which group is most likely to be making a bet? We found a little more than a quarterof UK adults who follow football have placed a bet in the last 12 months, but how about the other types of sports fans?
BLOG | by Charlie Dundas ... Winning trophies is no longer the only factor in winning fan affinity. For teams who are successful on the pitch there is no guaranteed public affection. In a world of globalised sports rights, athletes as brands and social media, fans have become more discerning than ever.
BLOG | by Charlie Dundas ... While there’s not the feast you would expect at this time of the year, there has at least been some sport for punters to get involved with over the past few weeks. We were interested to see what impact the return of Premier League football would have on bettors, given the size and significance of the market.
BLOG | by Charlie Dundas ... As the UK’s House of Lords is debating whether sports betting companies should be banned from football sponsorship, we thought it might be helpful to revisit some of the data around this subject.