Betting group Scientific Games has announced that they've partnered with Italian gaming for, Sisal and will use their WAVE terminals to facilitate wagers in the market.
The deal will see SG terminals being offered using Sisal branding, allowing Italian punters to put in pari-mutuel bets on sporting events. The terminals will be deployed throughout the country beginning in 2020, at which time the service will be available. Sisal came out on top in the bidding war for Italian gaming services for SuperEnlatto, and this move is the latest step toward seeing that deal come to fruition.
Commenting on the deal Sisal managing director Marco Caccavale said, "The unique combination of Scientific Games' laser sharp operations team and their innovative product portfolio helped Sisal achieve the best technical score possible on the licence tender."
Scientific Games CEO Pat McHugh added: "This new agreement with Sisal demonstrates the value of our award-winning retail products in one of the largest and most competitive markets.
"We are honoured they chose us as their business partner. It also confirms that Scientific Games is on the right path to execute our global strategy to serve our gaming and lottery customers across multiple gaming verticals."