IGT Secures Sports Betting Platform License in West Virginia
LONDON, U.K. – Aug. 22, 2018 – International Game Technology PLC (“IGT”) (NYSE:
IGT) today announced that the Company received an interim license by the West
Virginia Lottery Commission to provide its PlayShot integrated sports betting platform in
With this approval, casino operators in West Virginia now have the option to partner with
IGT to participate in the rapidly evolving U.S. sports betting market.
“Receiving approval from the West Virginia Lottery Commission to deploy IGT’s
PlayShot sports betting solution throughout the State continues IGT’s momentum in
pioneering sports betting across the U.S., and creates additional new market
opportunities for IGT,” said Enrico Drago, IGT Senior Vice President PlayDigital.
“This distinction acknowledges the reliability, security and market-readiness of IGT’s
PlayShot solution, and creates opportunities for IGT to further differentiate our sports
betting solution in the marketplace.”