Score Media and Gaming Inc has confirmed today that its subsidiary, Score Digital Sports Ventures Inc (theScore Bet), has received official authorization to offer mobile sports wagering services in Colorado

The green light, said the firm, follows on from having substantially demonstrated to the satisfaction of the Colorado Division of Gaming that its sports betting operation meets the requirements of Colorado sports betting rules and regulations. 

Founder and CEO John Levy welcomed the Division’s approval, saying: “We can’t wait to launch theScore Bet in Colorado later this month and showcase our incredible betting product to the passionate sports fans there.

“This regulatory approval is another significant step toward theScore Bet’s multi-state expansion as we roll out our uniquely integrated media and betting experience across the country.”

theScore Bet secured market access to offer mobile sports betting in Colorado via its previously announced agreement with a subsidiary of US gaming operator Jacobs Entertainment Inc. Jacobs, based in Golden, Colorado, operates two casinos in the Centennial state. 

The brace, located in Black Hawk, comprises flagship property The Lodge Casino and The Gilpin Casino, one of the first gambling venues to open in the city.