Royal Sabah Turf Club Selects Sportech Racing // Digital Betting Technologies

Dec 07, 2015, 11:50 ET from Sportech

ATLANTA, Dec. 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sportech Racing // Digital, a division of Sportech PLC, (LSE: SPO) is pleased to announce that it has been selected by the Royal Sabah Turf Club of Malaysia to provide a new central betting system and associated technologies for its Tambalang Racecourse and off course betting centers.

Sportech will provide the Royal Sabah Turf Club with a new central pari-mutuel betting system and 300 WAVE® teller-terminals. 

Royal Sabah Turf Club stated, "The adoption of new betting technologies from Sportech is key to the Royal Sabah Turf Club's strategy, including offering new betting opportunities to our players, expanding the distribution of the Turf Club's racing to off track sites, and delivering fast, accurate customer service at the point of sale.  We look forward to a productive and beneficial business relationship with Sportech."

Andrew Gaughan, President of Sportech Racing // Digital said, "We are happy to welcome the Royal Sabah Turf Club to Sportech's growing list of customers, and are very pleased to announce this expansion of Sportech's global market presence into Malaysia.  We expect that our technologies will elevate the overall player experience in Malaysia, and help Royal Sabah Turf Club expand the distribution of their betting products."

About Sportech Racing // Digital:
Sportech Racing // Digital, a division of Sportech PLC, is a leading global provider of wagering technology solutions to licensed racetracks, off-track betting networks, Internet wagering operators and casinos.  Sportech's footprint is truly international in scope.  The company is a leading provider in North, Central and South America and in the Caribbean, and is the dominant independent provider of pari-mutuel betting technologies and services in Europe.  In addition to the software, hardware and services that facilitate land-based pari-mutuel wagering, the division provides customized Internet, phone and mobile technologies and services as one of the largest digital wagering technology providers and operators in the U.S.  Through the Bump 50:50 division, Sportech Racing and Digital now provides technologies and services to allow charitable foundations affiliated with professional sports teams to design, manage, execute, and promote 50/50 raffle programs.  For more information about Sportech Racing // Digital, please visit

About Sportech PLC:
Sportech PLC is one of the world's leading operators and suppliers of pools betting services, occupying a unique position in the highly regulated and emerging gaming markets worldwide.  We focus on highly regulated markets worldwide, with our largest activities in the US.  Globally we process over $13 billion in bets annually, with a presence in 30 countries, including customers in most US states that permit such betting. The Group operates through 3 divisions: Sportech Racing and Digital, Sportech Venues, and The Football Pools, providing betting technology and operating systems and retail venues for betting on football (soccer), horseracing and greyhound racing. Headquartered in London, England, the company also has operational offices in Connecticut, Atlanta, Toronto, California, New Jersey, Liverpool, Bristol, Netherlands, Germany, and Ireland.  For more information about Sportech PLC, please visit

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