International Game Technology PLC (IGT) has announced that its PlaySports platform is powering the recently launched FanDuel Sportsbook mobile app in Michigan. IGT PlayDigital PlayCasino games such as Fortune Coin, Cleopatra, Game King, and IGT Blackjack can now be enjoyed by online players throughout Michigan via FanDuel Casino.
This PlaySports platform deployment in Michigan marks the ninth state where IGT and FanDuel Group have teamed up to deliver best-in-class mobile sports betting, the sixth state where the companies have partnered in delivering an omnichannel sports betting solution, and the third state where IGT PlayDigital casino games are featured on FanDuel Group-operated online casinos.
“IGT’s PlaySports technology and experienced team have helped FanDuel Group continue to grow in the U.S. and maintain its position as America’s #1 Sportsbook. With the launch of FanDuel Sportsbook app in Michigan, sports fans throughout the State have added choice and convenience for when and where they engage with their favorite sports teams and online casino games,” Niall Connell, Senior Vice President and General Manager of FanDuel Sportsbook, said.
“Aiding FanDuel Group’s expansion in Michigan via our proven PlaySports platform and entertaining PlayCasino games that span slots, video poker and table games is an exciting start to 2021 and another key achievement in the IGT-FanDuel relationship. Michigan is projected to be one of the most lively sports betting and iGaming markets in the U.S. and our retail and mobile PlaySports technology and world-renowned PlayCasino games will enable FanDuel Group to scale its offering for the opportunities of today and the future,” Enrico Drago, Senior Vice President of IGT PlayDigital, said.