CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Fubo Gaminga subsidiary of the leading live sports TV streaming platform fuboTV Inc. (NYSE: FUBO), announced that it has secured market access agreements for Fubo Sportsbook in Mississippi, Louisiana and Missouri through Caesars Entertainment, Inc., bringing the company’s total to 10 states. The agreements provide statewide mobile access for sports betting, with the launch of Fubo Sportsbook subject to obtaining required regulatory approvals and, in some jurisdictions, the enactment of legislation.
This is Fubo Gaming’s second round of market access agreements with Caesars Entertainment, Inc., following its agreement with New Jersey and Indiana in March 2021. Other market access agreements include Arizona, Iowa, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Texas.
Fubo Gaming launched Fubo Sportsbook in Q4 2021 and is live in two states: Iowa and Arizona. Fubo Sportsbook is purpose-built to meet the growing demand for interactivity from US sports fans through an industry-first integration of an owned-and-operated sports betting platform with a live TV streaming experience. By integrating with fuboTV, the mobile app delivers personalized omni-screen experiences that turn passive viewers into active participants. Exclusive function of Fubo Sportsbook, Watch now, leverages first-party user data from fuboTV to engage participants by recommending relevant bets based on what they’re streaming, even when they change channels. Fubo Gaming intends to continue to iterate on the app, releasing additional features that will further integrate betting into the fuboTV platform, to create an even more immersive and personalized experience.
“We are excited to have the opportunity to expand our relationship with Caesars Entertainment as we expand access to Fubo Sportsbook in key markets across the United States,” said Scott Butera, President of Fubo Gaming. “Mississippi, Louisiana and Missouri all have passionate fan bases, particularly around college athletics, who will embrace our unique and immersive sports and betting entertainment platform.”
About Fubo Gaming
Launched in 2021, Fubo Gaming Inc. is a Chicago-based subsidiary of live TV streaming platform fuboTV Inc. (NYSE: FUBO), and developer and distributor of Fubo Sportsbook. Fubo Sportsbook is specially designed to integrate with fuboTV, creating a personalized omni-screen experience that turns passive viewers into active and engaged participants. Fubo Sportsbook officially launched in November 2021 and is currently live in Iowa and Arizona. Fubo Gaming also has market access deals in Indiana, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, and New Jersey through Caesars Entertainment, Inc., Ohio through the NBA’s Cleveland Cavaliers, Pennsylvania through The Cordish Companies and Texas through the Houston Dynamo Football Club. Fubo Sportsbook’s launch schedule in each state is subject to obtaining required regulatory approvals and, in some jurisdictions, the enactment of legislation. For more information, visit fubosportsbook.com.
With a mission to provide the world’s most exciting premiere live sports TV experience through the widest breadth of premium content, interactivity and in-app betting, fuboTV Inc. (NYSE: FUBO) is focused on achieving its vision of a streaming platform that transcends the industry’s current virtual MVPD model. fuboTV Inc. operates in the United States, Canada, Spain and, through its acquisition of Molotov, in France.
Leveraging its proprietary data and technology platform optimized for live TV and sports viewers, fuboTV Inc. aims to turn passive viewers into active participants and define a new category of interactive sports and entertainment television. . The company’s cable TV replacement product, fuboTV, offers subscribers over 100 live sports, news and entertainment networks and is the only live TV streaming platform with all sports channels classified by Nielsen (source: Nielsen Total Viewers, 2021). Subscribers can interact with fuboTV’s live streaming experience through predictive free games, which are integrated with select sports content.
Fubo Gaming Inc., a subsidiary of fuboTV Inc., launched Fubo Sportsbook, a next-generation mobile sportsbook specifically designed to integrate with fuboTV, in 2021.
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