The Confederate Tribes of the Colville Reservation, which extends Three 12 Tribes Colville Casinos in central washingtongo now provide sports betting in its facilities after signing a new contract with International Gaming Technology (IGT).
12 Tribes Colville Casinos COO Tony Posey spoke in an official press release about this new alliance and said: “Through IGT, we are confident in our ability to offer our customers an exciting and secure sports betting environment, and we look forward to opening our doors to sports enthusiasts”.
No time frame was given when sports betting would be available at 12 Tribes Colville casinos.
The legalization of sports betting on all federally recognized Native American tribes in Washington March 2020after Governor Jay Inslee signed the bill. Earlier this month, a The DC federal judge has decided to transfer a lawsuit filed by the operator of the gambling hall to the Western District of Washington Maverick game accusing officials of allowing Native American tribes to hold a decades-old monopoly on gambling rights. Maverick’s lawsuit challenges the Washington tribes’ exclusivity over a number of gambling activities, including sports betting recently legalized.
12 Tribes Colville Casinos operates the 12 Tribes Lake Chelan Casino in Manson, 12 Tribes Omak Casino Hotel in Omak, and the 12 Tribes Coulee Dam Casino at Coulee Dam.
In October last year, 12 Tribes Colville Casinos announced new names for their properties in Omak and Manson. 12 Tribes Omak Casino Hotel, formerly known as 12 Tribes Resort Casino; and 12 Tribes Lake Chelan Casino, formerly known as 12 Tribes Mill Bay Casino, are now renamed based on their locations.
As for IGT, not only does it continue to grow in territorial terms, but the jurisdictions and vertical markets conquered have also translated their success into the recent launch of the company. first quarter 2022 financial resultsshowing revenue of $1.1 billion, up 4% from the same period in 2021, driven by Global Gaming product sales.
The company also announced in May that it had recently signed a multi-product systems technology agreement with Harrington Racecourse and Casinoin Delaware, to further optimize its gaming floor and rewards options for players through a variety of IGT solutions. Harrington Raceway and Casino will modernize its gaming hall by deploying the latest version of the IGT ADVANTAGE casino management system.