LONDON, April 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE: IGT) announced today that it recently signed an agreement with Circa Sports LLC, a Nevada limited liability company ("Circa Sports") to power the Circa Sports Colorado mobile sports betting app with the IGT PlaySports platform. Earlier this year, Circa Sports announced plans to launch its mobile app for Colorado in partnership with Century Casinos.
"We look forward to introducing patrons and sports fans in Colorado to the excitement of Vegas-style sports betting through the Circa Sports Colorado mobile app," said Derek Stevens, CEO Circa Sports. "IGT is the ideal partner for our sports betting expansion. The IGT PlaySports platform continues to prove its ability to support world-class sports betting operations across the U.S., and I am confident it will enable us to quickly differentiate Circa Sports in Colorado and beyond."
"Together with Circa Sports, IGT will expand its PlaySports footprint into Colorado, another U.S. state with compelling sports betting growth opportunities for IGT and our customers," said Enrico Drago, IGT PlayDigital Senior Vice President. "Circa Sports is a forward-thinking sports betting provider and we look forward to helping them realize their vision of entertaining users with leading multi-state sports betting experiences through our PlaySports technology and services."
IGT PlaySports is currently powering sports betting across 11 U.S. states and at venues ranging from commercial and tribal-run casinos to lottery-run destinations and a high-profile racetrack.
To learn why winners choose IGT PlaySports visit IGT.com.
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About Circa Sports
Helmed by casino owner and Downtown Las Vegas developer Derek Stevens, Circa | Sports is blazing a new trail in the gaming industry by combining a customer-first approach to business with a team of the country's top oddsmakers. Circa | Sports boasts one of the most competitive wagering menus and leads in future betting options. Following the company's launch at Golden Gate Hotel & Casino and the D Las Vegas, Circa | Sports will open its multi-level, stadium-style sportsbook at Circa Resort & Casino in 2020.
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