TORONTO, October 11 - Starting today, HPIbet customers will be able to purchase Daily Racing Form (DRF) Past Performances directly through their HPIbet accounts.
The DRF is celebrated as the go-to resource for racing news and handicapping information in the horse racing industry since 1894. HPIbet customers will be able to purchase DRF Past Performances on a daily basis from major racetracks across North America, directly on the HPIbet.com site using their HPIbet balance or reward points.
“DRF has built a strong relationship with Woodbine through our shared commitment to providing players with the highest quality handicapping tools to accompany Woodbine’s highest quality racing," said John Hartig, CEO of the DRF. "The addition of DRF Past Performances to HPIbet’s wagering service is a natural extension of that partnership. We’re excited to offer Canadian players a seamless path to handicapping with DRF, directly through the HPIbet platform.”
HPIbet is currently celebrating its 20th year in operation serving thousands of active daily users connecting remotely from racetracks and off-track betting locations across Canada, via Smartphone, Tablet or PC.
"This is a big win for HPIbet customers providing instant access to a valuable handicapping resource at their fingertips," said Kevin Maharaj, WEG’s Director of Business & Product Development. "We're proud to partner with the DRF on this new initiative as we continue to enhance the HPIbet platform."
About Woodbine Entertainment Group (www.woodbineentertainment.com)
With roots dating back to 1881, Woodbine Entertainment Group is the largest horse racing operator in Canada, showcasing world-renowned horse racing at Woodbine Racetrack (Toronto), home of the iconic Queen’s Plate, and Mohawk Racetrack (Milton), host of the storied Pepsi North America Cup. WEG is the leading member of the Standardbred Alliance and the single operator of Teletheatres and Account Wagering, available through www.HPIbet.com, in Ontario.