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888 bets on the US

The recent repeal of a sports betting ban in the US has prompted UK-listed gambling companies to seek growth in the American market. 888 (888) is no different. The gambling company bought the remaining 53 per cent stake in the All American Poker Network for $28.5m (£21.8m). 888Sport launched in New Jersey in September and 888.com will soon sponsor the New York Jets, an American football team. 888Sport reported a 6 per cent increase in overall sales last year.

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