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IS (Sports Information Services), the leading supplier of 24/7 betting services, has extended its agreement with the Singapore Pools (Private) Limited, as the distributor of live pictures and data from the Singapore Racecourse in Kranji, Singapore.

As part of a new two-year deal, SIS will continue to broadcast all 800 races from one of Asia’s most highly regarded racecourse, home to the Singapore Triple Crown Series

which culminates with the Dester Singapore Gold Cup in November.

The races will be made available to UK and Irish retail and online customers via the newly-launched SIS 24/7 Live Betting Channels, an end-to- end solution which

offers 24/7 betting events to retail and online operators, with a betting event every 3 minutes.

This latest partnership follows the supplier’s deal with Hipódromo Argentino de Palermo racecourse in Buenos Aires, further complementing its international horse racing offer, which also includes racing from the UK and Ireland, Dubai, Mauritius and Korea.

…in related news: SIS has also reached an agreement with award-winning sports pools operator and provider, Colossus Bets, to provide Colossus with British and Irish greyhound racing content.

SIS will provide Colossus with a market

Betway grows esports presence with BLAST Pro Series


eading online bookmaker Betway has agreed a one-year deal to sponsor BLAST Pro Series. Spanning eight events around the globe over the course of the year, BLAST Pro Series is one of the most exciting and well-attended CS:GO tournaments in the esports calendar.

The deal, which includes an option to renew for another year, will grant Betway extended ‘backstage’ access, VIP hospitality and a host of

branding both online and in stadiums. Three events – Sao Paolo, Miami and Madrid – kick-off the 2019 series, with more expected to be announced in the coming weeks.

This latest development continues a highly successful 2019 for Betway, having signed two separate deals in esports sponsorship – Berlin International Gaming (BIG) and ESL – since the turn of the year.

Leo Matlock, Head of Commercial Solutions at BLAST Pro, said: “Betway

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has been present in the esports community a long time and we are very excited to be collaborating with them. Betway prides themselves with sponsoring premium content so naturally we are thrilled that they want their brand associated with BLAST Pro Series, which is already an established and proven concept. It’s a grand validation for our product and we are looking forward to the partnership.”

leading portfolio of over 33,000 greyhound races per year. The premium greyhound content consists of more than 53 meetings per week from British tracks, including Central Park, Crayford, Doncaster, Harlow, Henlow, Hove, Monmore and

Romford, as well as Irish action from Curraheen Park, Kilcohan Park, Kilkenny, Limerick, Mullingar, Tralee and Youghal.

The agreement will enable Colossus to offer greyhound racing jackpots for the first time, together with live streaming of the races. These new jackpots will bring to a new audience the Colossus full set of USPs of big jackpot prizes, Cash Out and Syndicates ‘crowdbetting’ functionality.

Colossus’ CCO, Eva Karagianni-Goel, said: “Colossus jackpots will significantly upgrade the greyhound betting experience with unique product features never before combined with this content, which can also grow interest for the sport as a whole.”

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portradar AG, the global leader in analyzing and leveraging the power of sports data, has announced that its global customer care unit has received certification for the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) norm 9001:2015 from TÜV Thüringen.

portradar AG, the global leader in analyzing a leveraging the power of sports data, has

Sportradar AG’s customer care unit has been ISO-certified since 2014. The latest audit affirms that the Quality Management System (QMS) of Sportradar AG’s global customer care unit that delivers Customer Support, Certification Services and Technical Integration Support to Customers of Sportradar AG matches the ISO norm 9001:2015.

“Embarking in this direction and successfully passing the certification demonstrate our continued commitment to the highest global standards in customer service, operational excellence and quality management across all Sportradar entities,” said Daniel Rossmann, Director of Customer Care at Sportradar AG. “To be recognized with this internationally respected certification and have it renewed multiple times already demonstrates a great team effort which I am truly proud of.”

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