“Parlay-Mania” Starts at Delaware Park with Opening of Delaware Park Race and Sports Book

Delaware Park is a multi-faceted gaming facility offering guests live

seasonal thoroughbred racing, year-round simulcasting from around the

globe, nearly 3,000 exciting slot machines on two spacious levels, one

of only three sports parlay betting venues on the East Coast and White

Clay Creek Country Club, featuring a world class 18-hole championship

golf course. Delaware Park is located minutes south of Wilmington and

the Delaware Memorial Bridge and just north of the Maryland state line

on I-95 at exit 4B. today, Chuck Rudd of Newark, Delaware, approached the counter

at the newly opened Delaware Park Race and Sports Book and did something

that isn’t legal anywhere else east of the Rockies–he placed a bet on

NFL games.

“It feels good to be the first bettor,” said Rudd, who stands to pocket

$110 if his selected teams win. For more information on Delaware Park, visit www.delawarepark.com

About Delaware Park

Bill Fasy, president of Delaware Park, hosted a press conference to mark

the opening and said he is optimistic that parlay sports betting will be

popular with sports fans.

Delaware Park offers parlay sports betting (parlay cards and

off-the-board parlays) on NFL games in the ultimate gaming facility,

featuring state-of-the-art, floor-to-ceiling video screens with displays

of sporting events throughout the nation and a board with updated

information. “As a sports fan, I never thought sports

betting would be legalized outside Nevada, but it’s a great new offering

to bring to the state of Delaware that will give citizens an exciting

new entertainment option.”

. Parlay bets are accepted on a minimum of three NFL games.

Parlay cards will be available in the Delaware Park Race and Sports Book

area each Thursday by noon.

Photos/Multimedia Gallery Available: http://www.businesswire.com/cgi-bin/mmg.cgi?eid=6047546&lang=en

Delaware Park (www.delawarepark.com),

along with the other two Delaware casinos, recently gained approval to

offer parlay sports betting on NFL games and with his $20 wager on the

Eagles, Ravens and Colts, Rudd became the first person to make a sports

wager at the casino’s state-of-the-art sports book.

“In the last week, the excitement has been building,” Fasy said during

today’s press conference. The entire staff at Delaware Park has

worked hard to ensure we provide the very best atmosphere and customer

service for our guests to watch and wager on NFL games.”

For more information on parlay sports betting at Delaware Park, visit www.delawarepark.com.

WILMINGTON, Del.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–At 10 a.m. In fact, with all the inquiries we have been getting, we have

started calling it, Parlay-Mania. “We think NFL fans will embrace parlay sports

betting

Leave a Reply