William Hill To Launch Sportsbook Offering With Ocean Resorts Casino In New Jersey
As we have reported the floodgates for legal sports betting in the US have opened following the overturning of the PASPA Act by the US Supreme Court.
The major gaming companies were already expecting the changes to come into effect and were planning the groundwork for a quick launch wherever legally possible. These include the like of SBTECH, Paddy Power Betfair who acquired FanDuel etc.
The latest major sports betting company to cement their position in the market is William Hill who announced that they will provide a sportsbook for the new Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey which is set to open its doors on June 28. This new site is set to feature a 7,5000 sq ft sportsbook in the centre of the gaming floor where players will be able to wager on major sports like Baseball, American football, football, tennis and Hockey.
Chairman of AC Ocean Walk Bruce Deifik commented on the deal and said,” Ocean Resort Casino is thrilled to partner with William Hill, the best name in sports betting, to establish a truly unique sports betting experience in the centre of our resort and in Atlantic City. From real-time betting to exclusive hospitality for major events, the sports book will be second-to-none.”
CEO of William Hill Joe Asher was delighted with the partnership and said,” We have had great success working with Ocean’s senior management in Las Vegas, and we are excited to have the chance to do so in Atlantic City at what will be the best sports book in town.”
Willian Hill already operate in Nevada where they are the market leader with a 57 percent market share.