Roskomnadzor (Russain telecom watchdog) has blocked 7180 gambling sites from October 1 to October 31. The calculation was done by Betting Business Russia based on the registry on the Rublacklist website.
The largest number (1055) of blocked «mirrors» are related to Fonbet brand. 532 blocked domains used Parimatch brand. The other blocked domains were related to the following brands: 374 -Marathonbet, 334 – Leonbets, 322 – Zenitbet, 290 – 1xBet, 166 – Olimp, 66 – Liga Stavok, 58 – Betcity, 56 – Winline, 36 – Baltbet.
In October Roskomnadzor has also blocked 3704 sites with online casinos, online lotteries and poker rooms. Moreover, 187 sites have been added to the register of blocked domains that host information for bookmakers, casinos, slot machines, and sweepstakes.
In total, Roskomnadzor has blocked 30k sites with online casinos since the beginning of this year.