FanDuel is on a roll! The gaming company recently announced Operator of the Year at the EGR Awards and recently signed a new partnership agreement with the Associated Press (AP). The operator is constantly expanding its horizons, offering players high-quality content and services in the United States.
Over the past North America Virtual EGR Awards 2021 FanDuel was voted Operator of the Year. The company was named a leading operator in the US market at the awards ceremony and recognized as an outstanding operator in key markets.
The award has been awarded FanDuel for outstanding activities in the country. The company was recognized for its overall development, as well as commitment to media development, as well as responsible gaming. FanDuel sets the bar when it comes to quality of operations and industry responsibility.
Associated Press Deal
The FanDuel Group also recently announced a new deal with the Associated Press. Under the agreement, the gaming company will become the sole sports course provider for AP's global sports report.
The terms of the contract will display the rates from FanDuel Sportsbook added to the daily AP betting sites, along with a preview of the matches. Bonus Sports Stories will also contain data when odds are mentioned. In the case of AP, the brand will retain editorial rights to any content posted.
There are plans to integrate FanDuel widgets with APNews sports pages. The agreement will also cover the distribution of FanDuel content via AP cable. Barry Bedlan, Global Director of Texts and New Markets for AP, commented on the new deal, stating:
“As sports betting becomes more and more common, our customers are asking for this information more and more. It's worth working with one of the largest reputable bookmakers in the United States to ensure a consistent, reliable benchmark for AP and its customers. "
Now that the deal has been announced, sports odds FanDuel are already visible in all AP content.
In addition to winning prizes and signing a new affiliate agreement, FanDuel was also busy working on opening new bookmakers. In March, the company announced the opening of a new facility in Bally's Casino in Atlantic City . Shortly thereafter, FanDuel launched a spot on the former Fairmount Park Racetrack . The new venue is called FanDuel Sportsbook & Horse Racing.
Both facilities are doing well, offering players a lot of great options when it comes to sports betting. Locations running just in time for March Madness, providing players with access to premium options in the NCAA Games tournament.