Online betting surges during COVID-19 shutdown | ABC News

The amount of people opening online sports betting accounts has surged during the coronavirus pandemic. The closure of the country’s retail outlets is forcing many punters online, and it’s a trend that has some experts worried.

Read more here: https://ab.co/2YcdKO5

For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY
You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1

Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ab.co/1svxLVE
Go deeper on our ABC News In-depth channel: https://ab.co/2lNeBn2
You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/abcnews.au
Or follow us on Instagram: http://instagram.com/abcnews_au
Or even on Twitter: http://twitter.com/abcnews

In This Story: Covid-19

Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

Symptoms of coronavirus

The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

  • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
  • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
  • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

Latest News about Covid-19

Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

  • Advice for caregivers of people with dementia during COVID-19
  • Assessing the Brand Value of the Indian Premier League
  • Melbourne on track for easing restrictions as 14-day COVID-19 case average drops below 35 | ABC News
  • Leave a Comment