LAS VEGAS – March 22, 2022 – Today, Global Payments Gaming Solutions announced 888 Holdings PLC has selected Global Payments’ iGaming solutions to advance its payment offerings for SI Sportsbook.
Founded in 2021, SI Sportsbook leverages the world-class proprietary and scalable technology of 888 Holdings, one of the world’s leading online betting and gaming companies, with Sports Illustrated’s iconic brand to create a unique value proposition for sports fans. It has been purpose built for the US market with competitive odds and lines for all major sports, including football, basketball, baseball and hockey. Through the implementation of Global Payments’ iGaming Solutions, SI Sportsbook is positioned to deliver a frictionless funding experience directly to the sportsbook’s users via their smart devices.
Global Payments’ sports betting technology enables SI Sportsbook to tap a multi-channel approach, connecting online and brick-and-mortar gaming players. Global Payments’ VIP Preferred Online ACH system powers funding and withdrawals for online sports betting, while the VIP Preferred® ACH network enables users to quickly access funds from their on-file checking account.
“At Global Payments, our top priority is providing industry-leading solutions that our partners can leverage to create a safe and secure sports betting experience for patrons,” said Christopher Justice, president, Global Payments Gaming Solutions. “We are pleased to partner with SI Sportsbook to help them launch innovative online betting solutions for sport fans.”
“Delivering a first-class betting and gaming experience is what SI Sportsbook was created for, and a key part of this is offering players a diverse suite of payment options,” said John Atkinson, Director of Business Development at 888. “Partnering with Global Payments Gaming Solutions enables us to enhance the player experience and further the position of SI Sportsbook as a cutting-edge platform in the market.”
SI Sportsbook currently operates in Colorado with plans to launch in additional states soon, including Virginia.
About Global Payments Gaming Solutions
Global Payments Gaming Solutions, a division of Global Payments, enables the world’s gaming entertainment leaders to create amazing consumer experiences and maximize spend across all of their physical and digital properties. Our complete suite of payment solutions enables safe, secure and trusted cash access at the cage, on the casino floor, or online. Learn more at www.globalpaymentsgaming.com.
About SI Sportsbook
Sports Illustrated Sportsbook is a digital sportsbook offering a premium online sports betting experience. Founded in 2021, SI Sportsbook leverages the world-class proprietary and scalable technology of 888 Holdings, one of the world’s leading online betting and gaming companies, with Sports Illustrated’s iconic brand to create a unique value proposition for sports fans.
SI Sportsbook offers highly competitive odds and lines on all major sports, including NFL football, NBA basketball, MLB baseball, NHL hockey, and more. SI Sportsbook makes sportsbetting online accessible, fun and safe for everyone with thousands of live in-game and pre-game betting options at great odds.
For more information visit sisportsbook.com.