January 2010

Sportingbet Signs with Evolution

Evolution Gaming, the pioneer of live dealer gaming, has signed an agreement with Sportingbet, one of the world's largest online gaming companies, to provide its customers with live roulette, blackjack and baccarat.

The deal means Sportingbet will have a dedicated branded blackjack table at its disposal, where users will be able to play games with real dealers using real cards.

Dominic Bourke, Head of Casino and Games. of Sportingbet, commented: "We believe that choice is key when it comes to online gaming, and our customers can now do everything from betting on premiership matches to playing casino games with professional croupiers and fellow gamers in real-time. 

"Live Dealer Gaming will be a key driver in helping us to grow our hugely popular casino business."

Fredrik Osterberg, sales and marketing director at Evolution Gaming, said: "The move towards live dealer gaming has steadily gathered pace over the past two years as gambling operators have accepted its potential to help attract new players, re-activate existing ones and compared with traditional RNG, increase player lifetime.

"By using highly qualified dealers and a best-in-class TV studio, we are able to offer our customers something our competitors can't - a fully immersive gambling experience."

For more about live, TV-quality gaming, visit www.evolutiongaming.com