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Kindred expands footprint in the US, strikes deals in Illinois & Ohio

Kindred expands footprint in the US, strikes deals in Illinois & Ohio

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Malta-based online gaming operator Kindred is further expanding its presence in the United States. The company has inked an agreement with Penn National Gaming which is likely to provide market access in Ohio and Illinois for operating both, online gaming and online sports betting, pending applicable laws being enforced and both parties gaining proper access to all necessary gaming licenses. 

As per sources familiar with the knowledge of the matter, earlier, Kindred had successfully established its presence in Indiana, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. Now, with the signing of this deal, the online gaming operator has added Ohio and Illinois to the list. As per the terms

Olympic rings removed for maintenance purpose from Tokyo Bay

Olympic rings removed for maintenance purpose from Tokyo Bay

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The five Olympic rings installed on a barge in Tokyo Bay for the 2020 Summer Games have reportedly been removed for maintenance purposes. However, the officials have stated that the iconic Olympic symbol will be coming back for next year’s games. A small tugboat was used to steer out the barge with the rings.

The Tokyo Olympics game which was originally scheduled to take place between 24 July and 9 August 2020 has been postponed due to coronavirus pandemic and is now rescheduled to open on July 23, 2021, next year.

Though the organizers are confident that the Olympics will take place next year, they have given no specifications on how the same will take place during a pandemic. The delay will cost an estimate of $2