International Game Technology PLC’s sports betting kiosks have been installed at the newly opened Sportsbook 360, Resorts World Catskills Casino Resort’s sports gambling facility in Monticello, New York.
The installation of IGT’s sports betting kiosks comes right before the start of the football season to capitalize on the betting boom on football games.
In its statement to the press, the company has said that the new platform allows users to place pre-match and in-play wagers over the counter or via the venue’s 14 self-service betting kiosks.
“The continued expansion of IGT PlaySports’ footprint validates that we are serious about sports betting, and our ’50-state solution’ can service a diverse range of IGT customers spanning commercial and tribal casinos, lotteries and racetracks, ” Enrico Drago, IGT PlayDigital senior vice president, said.
Currently, IGT’s sports betting platform and peripherals are installed in eight U.S. states: New York, Iowa, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, West Virginia, Nevada, and Mississippi.
Recently, Rhode Island State Lottery has ordered Twin River Worldwide Holding which operates the two casinos in the state to remove 360 of its “underperforming” video slots. The gambling operator has Video slots provided by the gaming technology and services company IGT.