Tag Archives: Playtech Sports

Lockdown lift 2.0: Where do alternative sports fit into retail’s ‘digitised’ betting future?


Playtech Sports terminals took a quarter of a million bets on darts and table tennis totalling close to €6 million in the first month after the UK’s betting shops reopened from the first national lockdown in June. These numbers, said Lee Drabwell from Playtech Sports (pictured), show that the demand for these ‘alternative sports’ – which enjoyed such an unexpected …

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BetGames.TV poised for growth as Andreas Köberl named new CEO

Live dealer betting games supplier BetGames.TV has poised itself for the ‘next level of growth’ after confirming the appointment of Andreas Köberl as its new Chief Executive Officer. Köberl joins the firm from Playtech Sports where he started out as Commercial Director before leading the Trinity Bet Group, operating the Germany and Austria-facing sportsbook brand HPYBET. Celebrating his new role, …

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Playtech strengthens sports leadership team with three senior appointments

Playtech has moved to strengthen its sports betting senior management team, announcing a trio of leadership appointments, ahead of a set of large-scale ‘Playtech ONE’ projects and following its acquisitions sports software provider BGT. The FTSE-listed gambling technology provider has confirmed the appointments of Richard Andrew as new Playtech Sports Chief Operating Officer (COO), joining from The Hong Kong Jockey Club, …

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