Paddy Power Removes BetDash From Gaming Options
Social sports betting is one of the most popular forms of social gaming. Although only played for prizes and not money the excitement of betting on your chosen team is as close to real money gambling as you could get. It is for this reason that many real money gaming companies like the Irish Paddy Power have invested heavily in their social sports betting platform.
It comes therefore as a surprise that Paddy Power announced the removal of their sport betting game – BetDash front their gaming offerings. Anyone visiting the BetDash.com website will be greeted with a “down for scheduled maintenance” sign which has been up for several weeks.
The word is that the powers that be at Paddy power are rethinking their entire social gaming strategy. BetPal was the the BetDash social betting product that was launched in 2012. The plan was to make Paddy Power a force to be reckoned within the ever growing social gaming market. They were even the recipients of awards from EGR and Igaming. The return date of its social sports l gaming platform is unknown but there remains a lot of questions around the sudden closing of the site.