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Kambi pens Michigan sportsbook deal with Saginaw Chippewa Gaming Enterprises


Kambi Group plc has formed a multi-channel sports betting partnership with Saginaw Chippewa Gaming Enterprises, the Michigan-based tribal operator of venues including Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort.

Kambi will provide Saginaw Chippewa Gaming Enterprises with online and on-property sportsbook technology and services.

Kambi will provide its sportsbook products and services to Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort in Mt. Pleasant and Saganing Eagles Landing Casino & Hotel in Standish. In addition, Kambi and Saginaw Chippewa Gaming Enterprises will launch an online sportsbook.

Melinda Coffin, chief executive of Saginaw Chippewa Gaming Enterprises, said: “We are thrilled to announce our partnership with Kambi Group. Our loyal guests and Soaring Eagle team have been anxiously looking forward to sports betting at our casinos. We look forward to working with Kambi Group and providing a great experience for our guests.”

Saginaw Chippewa Gaming Enterprises is owned and operated by the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe. The Tribe will benefit from Kambi’s product portfolio, including “Bring-Your-Own-Device” technology and its bet builder product.

Kristian Nylén, Kambi chief executive officer, said: “A key part of Kambi’s strategy has been to partner with market leaders and local heroes, and Saginaw Chippewa Gaming Enterprises certainly fulfils that criteria.

Through its popular Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort and Saganing Eagles Landing Casino & Hotel properties, Saginaw Chippewa Gaming Enterprises has established a formidable brand and a large customer database in Michigan.

“At Kambi, we know what it takes to create a leading sportsbook product and we look forward to helping Saginaw Chippewa Gaming Enterprises deliver exciting sports betting experiences to its patrons.”