New York-listed provider Scientific Video games has revealed a record-breaking efficiency by way of its OpenSports platform on the opening day of Royal Ascot this week.
The provider mentioned that its OpenSports platform generated report excessive account transactions throughout the opening day of Royal Ascot, regardless of the celebrated flat racing assembly being held behind closed doorways.
Attracting sturdy curiosity from bettors with a number of races happening on the primary day (16 June), Scientific Video games’ OpenSports recorded a 44 per cent improve in quantity of bets positioned in comparison with final yr’s occasion, and an 18 per cent rise in stakes positioned.
“Royal Ascot has all the time been an necessary fixture within the sporting calendar, however this yr’s assembly has held much more significance given the present local weather,” mentioned Keith O’Loughlin, senior vp of sportsbook, Digital at Scientific Video games.
“Our figures present that there’s pent-up demand from bettors for unmissable sports activities occasions akin to Royal Ascot. I’m delighted to report that OpenSports has delivered scale and stability for our prospects following this improve in wagering exercise.”
Shares in Scientific Video games Company (NSQ:SGMS) closed up marginally by 0.19 per cent at $15.80 per share in New York Wednesday.