LPGA has entered into a long-term contract with BetMGM. Under the agreement, the sports betting and entertainment leader has been appointed Official Betting Operator and LPGA Partner.
LPGA Names Official betting operator of BetMGM
LPGA announced on Wednesday that BetMGM is the official operator and betting partner . Under the multi-year agreement, BetMGM will be offering LPGA courses alongside the European Tour, PGA Tour and other global leagues and events. Moreover, partnership grants BetMGM the right to use the logo of an official tour partner when necessary for the promotion and advertising of their sports betting services and products.
BetMGM, through its partnership with MGM Resorts, has access to already existing sponsors with many of the leading members of the LPGA Tour. Belong to them Michelle Wie West , Natalie Gulbis , Cristie Kerr , Alison Lee and more famous athletes.
Prior to the deal, MGM Resorts teamed up with LPGA Tour for the Bank of Hope LPGA Match-Play event. It was the first LPGA match-play event of the LPGA tour since 2017. The Hope LPGA Match-Play event was hosted by Shadow Creek.
BetMGM looks forward to working with LPGA
Matt Prevost , BetMGM's chief financial officer said that the company is looking forward to working with LPGA . In addition, he admitted that BetMGM has advanced technology that LPGA fans are offering trouble-free and user-friendly operation and lots of betting options.
" We look forward to working with LPGA and engaging its fans through our market-leading products. "
Matt Prevost, Revenue Director, BetMGM
Senior Vice President of MGM Resorts for Sport and Sponsorship, Lance Evans he shared his excitement. He revealed that while MGM's commitment to golf is second to none, it is now further enhanced by a new partnership with LPGA . Moreover, Evans said some of the world's top athletes belong to the LPGA and some of them are also MGM Resorts golf ambassadors. Overall, he said that, working with BetMGM, the company looking forward to creating exciting experiences for guests and sports fans.
LPGA is happy to cooperate with BetMGM
LPGA Vice President, Global Media Distribution, Brian Carroll , said BetMGM is already a proven supporter of women's golf and a leading operator of sports and entertainment betting. He added that digital games and sports betting " are key elements for the future of sport ". Moreover, Carroll emphasized that "BetMGM is at the forefront of both possibilities" . In conclusion, he said that LPGA is happy to cooperate with BetMGM and is looking forward to providing exciting opportunities for sports fans.