WEARSIDE online gamblers are among the least worst performers in the UK, according to a new study.
Data released by CastleCasino.com claimed that players from Sunderland had an average loss of £164.10.
That was the third lowest amount in the country, after Ipswich and Birkenhead.
Punters from Liverpool racked up the highest average amount lost, at £482.42 per person.
They were followed by website casino players from Middlesbrough, Worthing, Southampton and Bristol.