Fans and players at Unibet Online Casino have recently received an added boost to their gaming power with the popular New Jersey online casino adding a full range of sportsbook services all accessible through the one site on a single platform.
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World’s Best Sportsbook now in New Jersey
Following the launch of the Unibet Online Casino just three months ago, Kindred Group (previously Unibet Group) has now launched its first U.S. online sports betting offering under the Unibet brand, and we’re blessed that the global brand to launch what is widely known as the ‘World’s Best Sportsbook’ in the Garden State.
The Unibet sportsbook launch begins a significant marketing push focused on the start of the new NFL and NBA seasons. Combined as part of the partnership with Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City and follows the launch earlier in 2019 of a full suite of superb online casino services and casino games. The Kindred Group first secured a Casino Service Industry Enterprise License in NJ in partnership with Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City in 2018 and have since been preparing for this important drive into online sports betting through the online casino platform ever since.
Senior Vice President of Kindred U.S., Manuel Stan remarked:
“We are very excited to launch our first sportsbook in the US and being able to give our customers in New Jersey a first-class sports betting experience. To be able to do this in partnership with a brand as strong as Hard Rock Hotel & Casino who share our vision to be a leader in the US market is a great feeling”,
“We are also very pleased to extend the strong bond we have with Kambi as our sportsbook supplier, who we have worked closely with for the past 22 years in Europe and in Australia. We have been preparing very thoroughly for this moment for a long time and are ready and excited to become a part of what most likely will become the largest betting market in the world”, says Stan.
Superb European online gaming giants, Kambi, acts as software provider for the new platform, which is accessed on your browsers through the site, and also through a quality mobile app available through both the Android and iOS (Apple) stores.
Other than using the great Kambi software, the Unibet Online Sportsbook also uses its partnership with SG Digital to facilitate their industry leading Open Platform System (a player account management platform) and their Open Gaming System (a game aggregation technology).
Unibet spreading its wings to Pennsylvania too
Kindred USA’s Manuel Stan, went on to say that the Unibet online brand could soon become available for players in the neighboring state of Pennsylvania, thanks to Kindred’s existing partnership with the Mohegan Sun Pocono land-based casino in the Keystone State. Timelines have not been released at this stage; however, sources expect the launch of the Unibet online sportsbook before the end of new NFL season.
Mohegan Sun’s 1130-square-foot sportsbook is a 75-person-capacity venue located next to Molly O’Sheas Pub & Eatery featuring a video wall, 7 sports betting terminals and 3 teller booths. The land-based sportsbook at the Mohegan Sun was opened just two weeks ago, and the online sportsbook expected to follow as the systems are tested through the land-based technology, just as they were in NJ at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City.