GLMS News

Lithuanian authorities agree new sports integrity pact

06.03.2020

Leading government bodies in Lithuania have signed a new cooperation agreement to help fight match-fixing and move towards ratification of the Macolin Convention.

Preliminary programme of the GLMS, EL and WLA Sports Integrity Conference unveiled

28.02.2020

Lausanne, 28 February 2020, As announced a few months ago, the Global Lottery Monitoring System (GLMS), the European Lotteries (EL) and the World Lottery Association (WLA) will host a... Read more

Cassandra Matilde Fernandes appointed as new Legal and Projects Manager of GLMS

24.02.2020

GLMS is pleased to announce the recruitment of Cassandra Matilde Fernandes as the new Legal and Projects Manager.  

GLMS President discusses the fight against Match Fixing and its best practices at the IntegriSport Erasmus + Conference in Lisbon

19.02.2020

GLMS President, Ludovico Calvi, attended the IntegriSport Erasmus + Conference on February 18th 2020 in Lisbon, Portugal. GLMS is a key partner of the project... Read more

FIFA to launch £12 million player salary protection fund

14.02.2020

FIFA has announced plans to launch The FIFA Fund for Football Players (FIFA FFP) a new platform designed for players who suffer from unpaid wages.

Match fix call from Gatto’s mate cost soccer coach his job, court told

14.02.2020

A tapped phone call between Mick Gatto’s son-in-law and an associate led police to investigate a Melbourne soccer game in a match-fixing probe that ended... Read more

Former international cricketer Nasir Jamshed jailed for T20 spot-fixing

11.02.2020

Following investigations by the UK’s National Crime Agency (NCA), former Pakistan international cricketer Nasir Jamshed has been sentenced to 17 months in prison after implementing spot-fixing... Read more

GLMS takes part in the Mid-term Steering Committee Meeting of Integrisport Erasmus+ Project in Budapest.

31.01.2020

Hosted by Rapid Response and Special Police Force – National Bureau of Investigation, GLMS General Secretary, Giancarlo Sergi, attended the 2nd Steering Committee meeting of the Integrisport Erasmus+ that was... Read more

Scott Kashket suspended from all football and football-related activities for 6 months.

27.01.2020

Scott Kashket has been suspended from all football and football-related activity for six months, fined £3,446.13 and warned as to his future conduct. 

Lifetime ban and $200,000 fine for Joao Olavo Soares de Souza after conviction on match-fixing charges

25.01.2020

31-year old Brazilian currently ranked 742 in ATP singles has been Provisionally Suspended from professional tennis since March 2019 Brazilian tennis player Joao Olavo Soares... Read more