Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort teams-up with Kambi for sportsbook drive

Arkansas has taken a unique homegrown approach, according to Brandon Walker, Head of Amelco USA, who believes that it will create an ‘innovative playing field’ for their casinos.

ArkansasOaklawn Racing Casino Resort has struck a sports wagering agreement with Kambi as the gaming establishment looks to deliver a premier experience across the state.

Under the terms of the agreement, the sports betting services provider will support the venue in launching its online sportsbook operations under the brand Oaklawn Sports.

This will be achieved through the provision of a range of digital betting solutions, such as Bet Builder, as well as the group’s same game and multi-game combinability product.

“We’re very excited to strengthen our relationship with Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort and imminently extend our partnership into the mobile space,” stated Kristian Nylén, Kambi Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder.

“The combination of Kambi’s advanced technology and Oaklawn’s reputation as one of the premier thoroughbred tracks and casinos in the US makes this an enticing sports betting proposition.”

Oaklawn, which has received Kambi’s retail sportsbook solution since 2021, also plans to use this new direct contract to expand its on-property wagering operations to deliver a heightened experience for its patrons.

Wayne Smith, General Manager of Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort, said: “Oaklawn has been one of the most trusted brands in Arkansas for more than 100 years and we are excited to now offer our loyal customers yet another great amenity with our much-anticipated mobile wagering platform. We look forward to delivering the best online sports wagering experience in Arkansas.”