One of the most open secrets in our country is that people gamble on sports, even though it is illegal. Gamblers and bookies in turn try to improve the odds in their favour by persuading players to “throw” games by under-performing. This is corroding, if not destroying, sports in our ...
February 2, 2019admin
Introduction of the Sports (Online Gaming and Prevention of Fraud) Bill 2018 in the Lok Sabha is a step to maintain integrity in sports, said All India Gaming Federation (AIGF). On Friday, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor introduced a bill, seeking setting up of an effective regime to maintain the integrity of ...
December 30, 2018admin
Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli enjoys massive popularity across the nation for his astounding achievements on the cricket pitch. He is arguably one of the best batsmen ever to have played the game and has been remarkable as a captain for India. As he celebrated his 30th birthday on ...
November 6, 2018admin
In a major development, PokerStars India, one of the biggest brands in Poker has come on board as an All India Gaming Federation (AIGF) Member. This further establishes AIGF’s cause of assembling credible and responsible stakeholders from the Gaming industry to create an open and transparent Skill Gaming sector. PokerStars India ...
August 20, 2018admin
In the move to regulate the Skill Gaming sector which comprises Poker, Rummy and Fantasy Sports, the All India Gaming Federation (AIGF), an apex body for Gaming in India recently launched the Skill Games Charters. With the unprecedented rise of the Gaming operators as well as the players in all the ...
August 8, 2018admin
AIGF, which is a not-for-profit organization is constantly putting efforts in assembling credible and responsible stakeholders from the Gaming industry to create a structure to the ever growing Gaming industry in India. AIGF will closely work with all its members to develop a regulatory framework that will ascertain all Gaming operators ...
June 22, 2018admin
Rummy has always been one of the most famous card games in India. In recent times, the popularity of the game has reached another level, thanks to the online medium and the access that it provides to the multitudes. In the wake of many innovative, strategic & constructive developments taking ...
June 21, 2018admin
The Law Commission of India has assured the All India Gaming Federation (AIGF) that they will submit their recommendations before 31st August 2018 wherein they will advocate legalising the Sport Betting industry to the Supreme Court of India and the Indian Government. The All India Gaming Federation (“AIGF”) had submitted a white paper ...
June 9, 2018admin
The expansion of the gaming market has revolutionized the gaming laws in the country. Amidst the introduction of novel and forward looking legations like the Nagaland Games of Skill Act, 2016 which legalizes the online games of skill and prevents gambling, the State Government ...
June 9, 2018admin
The rise of Skill Gaming, more specifically Fantasy Sports, has been phenomenal in recent times. NostraGamus, with its innovative approach, aims to radicalize the way fantasy sports is played and perceived in India.In a strategic move, the company has also entered into an association with All India Gaming Federation (AIGF) ...
June 5, 2018admin