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Dafabet Official Logo.png.jpg
Type Private
Founded 2004
Headquarters Makati City, Philippines
Area served International
Industry Online gambling
Products Sports betting, poker, casino, games
Services Online betting & gaming
Employees 1000+
Website www.dafabet.com
Available in Multilingual

Dafabet is the flagship brand and subsidiary of AsianBGE.[1] It is a privately owned company which is licensed and regulated by Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (CEZA) and First Cagayan Leisure and Resorts Corporation (FCLRC). Dafabet operates a website that provides a secure service for customers to wager online.

Awards and achievements[edit]

eGaming Review Magazine releases an annual list of the top 50 e-gaming operators in the world and after recognizing its growth and fulfilling a set potential, Dafabet made the top-half of the list at number 21 in 2013, the first time since it launched in 2004.[2] In 2014, eGaming Review Magazine again announced their rankings of the top 50 e-gaming operators in the world and this time around Dafabet has landed in at number 19.[citation needed]


In 2011, footballer and TV pundit Alan Shearer signed as Asian Sports Ambassador for Dafabet and to introduce Shearer to the Asian sports community.[3][4]

New to the Premier League for the 2012/13 season, Everton[5][6] and West Bromwich Albion partners with Dafabet to bring the brand[7][8] to the Barclays Premier League at Goodison Park for further presence to the worldwide football audience.

Dafabet have been the principal sponsor of Players Tour Championship 2012/2013 – Finals, a professional ranking snooker tournament took place between 12–17 March 2013) [9][10] at the Bailey Allen Hall in Galway, Ireland.[11] The company continued its involvement in snooker by sponsoring the 2014 Masters tournament.

Dafabet are the main club sponsor of Aston Villa F.C. for the 2013–14 and the 2014–15 season and will have their logo on the front of the shirt as well as having the Dafabet brand on the surrounding advertising panels at Villa Park.[12]

Dafabet were the sponsors of the 2014 Masters (snooker) in Alexandra Palace, London England on 12–19 January 2014.[13][14] They also sponsored the snooker champion of champions 2014 held at the Richo arena in Coventry.

Dafabet are the sponsors of the 2014 World Snooker Championship (aka Blue Riband tournament) at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, England on April 19 – May 5, 2014.[15]

Dafabet will be the main club sponsor of Blackburn Rovers F.C. and Sunderland A.F.C. for three years beginning with the 2015-16 season and will have their logo on the home and away shirt. Furthermore, it was announced on 3 June 2015 that they will be the sponsors for the Welsh Premier League, the top division for association football clubs in Wales.[16]

On October 1st 2015, Dafabet entered a partnership with eSports giants Fnatic, which will see them become the head sponsor with their logo placed on the middle of player's shirts.[17]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Dafabet, AsianBGE's flagship brand". Dafabet, an AsianBGE brand. Retrieved 15 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "The eGR Power 50 Database – a business intelligence tool for the online gambling industry". The eGR Power 50 Database. Retrieved 4 March 2013. 
  3. ^ "Alan Shearer signs on as Asian Ambassador for Dafabet". AsianLogic Limited. Philippines. 28 April 2011. Retrieved 4 March 2013. 
  4. ^ "Newcastle legend gambles on ambassadorial status". SportsPro Media. Philippines. 28 April 2011. Retrieved 23 April 2013. 
  5. ^ "Everton FC sign up Dafabet as international betting partner". The Liverpool Post. UK. 23 August 2012. Retrieved 23 April 2013. 
  6. ^ "Everton sign on with Dafabet". iGaming Business. UK. 22 August 2012. Retrieved 23 April 2013. 
  7. ^ "News:West Brom and Everton sign on with Dafabet". Calvin Ayre. 17 August 2012. Retrieved 4 March 2013. 
  8. ^ "Dafabet signs Everton and WBA betting partnerships". EGR Magazine. UK. 17 August 2012. Retrieved 4 March 2013. 
  9. ^ "Dafabet Sponsor PTC Grand Finals". worldsnooker.com. Retrieved 23 March 2013. 
  10. ^ "PTC finals cue up major sponsor". galwayindependent.com. Retrieved 23 March 2013. 
  11. ^ "Tournament Calendar 2012/2013". Snooker.org. Retrieved 23 June 2012. 
  12. ^ "Dafabet announced as official main club sponsor". Aston Villa Football Club. 11 June 2013. Retrieved 19 April 2014. 
  13. ^ "Dafabet named new Masters sponsor". Clarion Events Limited. Retrieved 19 April 2014. 
  14. ^ "Dafabet Masters". Snooker.org. Retrieved 19 April 2014. 
  15. ^ http://www.worldsnooker.com/page/NewsArticles/0,,13165~2395611,00.html[dead link]
  16. ^ http://www.welshpremier.co.uk/news/WPL-announce-Dafabet-as-Headline-Sponsor/100183/ Announcement on the Welsh Premier League website
  17. ^ http://calvinayre.com/2015/10/01/business/dafabet-ink-partnership-with-pro-esports-organization-fnatic/

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CalvinAyre.com (press release) (blog)

CalvinAyre.com (press release) (blog)
Mon, 02 Nov 2015 19:45:00 -0800

Late last week, Dafabet announced it had inked a pact to become the new Official Betting Partner of the Football Association of Wales. The three-year deal, which will run through August 2018, will also cover the 2016 European Championships in France ...

iGaming Business

iGaming Business
Wed, 04 Nov 2015 07:44:54 -0800

Online betting and gaming firm Dafabet has moved to enhance its commercial activity in the Welsh professional sports sector by entering into a partnership with the Football Association of Wales (FAW) national governing body. The deal will run for three ...

Daily Mail

Daily Mail
Tue, 18 Aug 2015 10:58:57 -0700

Sunderland have been dealt another blow after their main club sponsor made them odds-on favourites for relegation from the Premier League. Dafabet were unveiled as the club's principal partner in June and their name is on the front of both the home and ...

Sunderland AFC

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Tue, 17 Nov 2015 03:13:44 -0800

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Thu, 01 Oct 2015 07:24:19 -0700

London-headquartered eSports organisation Fnatic have announced a new partnership with Asian betting and poker site Dafabet. The deal, which sees Dafabet become headline sponsor for all of Fnatic's eSports teams, also provides content and promotion ...


Wed, 19 Aug 2015 14:52:27 -0700

Sunderland has zero points after two matches in the Premier League, and the club is a favorite to get relegated. Out of those who consider the team a favorite to go down is the club's sponsor, Dafabet. Per The Daily Mail, The betting company's website ...

Sunderland Echo

Sunderland Echo
Mon, 01 Jun 2015 02:24:54 -0700

Since its foundation in 2004, Dafabet has grown its market share to become one of the leading global betting brands with their key markets being Asia and the UK, meaning the partnership affords Sunderland the opportunity to continue to grow its ...
iGaming Business
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 02:11:15 -0700

Online betting and gaming firm Dafabet has struck a deal to become an official sponsor of global e-sports organisation Fnatic. Under the agreement, the terms of which were not disclosed, Dafabet will raise awareness of regulated betting on e-sports ...

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