BetMGM is on board as the brand new title sponsor of Premier League Darts. [Image: Shutterstock.com]
The World Darts Championship acquired a whole lot of consideration over the latest vacation interval, attracting a whole lot of new viewers. Flutter Leisure-owned Paddy Energy led the sponsorship for the profitable occasion that concluded on Wednesday.
BetMGM is now getting in on the motion, saying on Thursday that it will likely be the brand new model behind Premier League Darts. It has entered an settlement with the Skilled Darts Company (PDC) to cowl this yr’s motion.
eight gamers will initially battle it out for the £1m ($1.3m) prize pool
The BetMGM Premier League will start in February and final till Could, protecting 17 nights of reside motion largely across the UK. Simply eight gamers will initially battle it out for the £1m ($1.3m) prize pool, with the competitors ultimately narrowing to simply 4 gamers.
It will likely be the 20th season of Premier League Darts and BetMGM UK Director Sam Behar spoke in regards to the pleasure of partnering with the PDC, saying that he’s wanting ahead to “an action-packed 2024.”
Darts is a well-liked sport within the UK, a market through which BetMGM launched for the primary time in August. The playing operator is co-owned by Ladbrokes mother or father firm Entain and US on line casino big MGM Resorts Worldwide.