Sports information services (SIS), a leading multi-channel provider of sports betting services and solutions, has agreed to sponsor the National Grand Prize, a historic derby in Argentina. This decision aims to strengthen the presence of SIS in the region and to reiterate its commitment to horse racing.
The Gran Premio Nacional will take place at Palermo Argentinian Hipodromo racetrack in Buenos Aires on November 12. It is the oldest and most influential annual race in the LATAM country and attracts thousands of spectators every year.
SIS has an existing agreement with the Hipódromo Argentino de Palermo course and is its exclusive worldwide distributor of images and data. By supporting the largest event held at the racetrack, SIS will help the growth of racing in Latin America as a whole.
The racecourse hosts 69 Group races throughout the year, including many important Group 1 events, such as Gran Premio República, Gran Premio Polla de Potrillos y Potrancas and Gran Premio Selección. As a Palermo course partner, SIS covers all of these races through its 24/7 live betting services. The aforementioned solution provides vendor partners with a constant stream of on-screen images, data and graphics. This content helps sports bettors seize exciting opportunities and get the most out of their bets.
SIS is looking forward to the race
Hernan Fucile, director of simulcast operations at Hipódromo Argentino de Palermo, welcomed the expanded deal with SIS. He said his team was happy to deepen their relationship with the supplier, which Fucile says is one of the most reputable and trusted names in international horse racing.
Fucile praised SIS’s commitment to horse racing and praised its decision to support the upcoming race.
The Gran Premio Nacional is sure to entertain and delight racing enthusiasts, here on the course and those watching the action around the world.
Hernan Fucile, Director of Simultaneous Broadcasting Operations, Hipódromo Argentino de Palermo
Michele Fisher, Vice President of Content Services at SIS, added that the Gran Premio Nacional is a highlight of the racing calendar in LATAM country. For this reason, she is happy to be the sponsor of this year’s race.
Racing in Latin America has long been of great importance to SIS and we wish to continue to develop our existing engagements with our valued partners. We look forward to a highly competitive race that is sure to generate great interest around the world.
Michele Fischer, Vice President of Content Services, SIS
SIS already has a significant presence in LATAM through agreements with many local racetracks. The sports betting service provider offers more than 27,000 horse races a year in countries like Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Mexico and Uruguay.