SportXction Expands into Turkey
WEST PATERSON, New Jersey – (PRESS RELEASE) -- Interactive Systems Worldwide Inc. (Nasdaq: ISWI) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Global Interactive Gaming Limited (GIG) has expanded its agreement with SportingBet, one of the world's largest Internet sports betting companies. ISWI's SportXction(TM) play-by-play sports betting service was incorporated into their Turkish wagering website http://www.superbahis.com on December 21, 2004. On this new website, GIG will offer wagering on the same range of sports that are currently offered on SportingBet's other UK and international web sites, which include: soccer, tennis, golf, cricket, rugby and snooker.
Bernard Albanese, President of ISWI, stated, "We are pleased to extend this relationship with SportingBet, one of the world's most popular Internet sports betting and gaming companies. Only a few weeks ago we added Spain, and now we can add Turkey to our growing list of countries that also include the UK, Greece and Ireland, where our service is available. Our multi-currency and multi-language enhancements to the system have allowed this expansion and we will continue to increase our coverage of international events to meet the needs of our global partners."