BUSINESS announces partnership with Opta

TAGs: Opta,, the real-time online gaming site recently announced a partnership with Opta, a leading sports data supplier. The partnership will soon enable Passoker’s players to take advantage of instant feeds and updates.

Currently the offering gives its players the chance to win rollover cash jackpots in addition to sporting memorabilia by playing during live televised sporting action or non-live programs including: Match of the Day and Coronation Street.

Stuart Carr, Chief Executive Officer for commented on the agreement, “This agreement is a real seal of approval and adds enormous credibility to the product at”

“Opta is second-to-none in terms of speed of delivery and accuracy of information so partnering with it offers us a fantastic opportunity to continue to develop our product,” Carr added.

Simon Banoub, Marketing Director for Opta weighed in saying,“We are always looking for innovative products to help demonstrate the capability of our data and fits the bill perfectly… is already a very exciting concept and utilising Opta data should add a new dimension to the game.”

Opta generates a wealth of information, the company collects data on an estimated 60,000 fixtures each year spanning from over 30 sports in an estimated 70 different countries. The agreement will see Opta provide this wealth of data, statistics and information beginning early in 2011 for all of the live matches and events that covered by


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