William Hill to operate a sportsbook at Circus Circus after the refurbishment of the property. The setting of the sportsbook at Circus is expected to attract more bettors in the venue. A statement issued by the operator confirmed that the venue would be renovated after the Super Bowl and the opening to be done ahead of the 2019/2020 March Madness College Basketball Tournament.
William Hill-Circus Circus’ venture is not the first one on the City of Sin. On the other hand, the operator has several retail sportsbooks in Vegas, Cosmopolitan, Venetian, Palazzo, and Tropicana. The operator also announced the acquisition of Palms and Silverton from CG Technology though the terms of sale are yet to be disclosed. This is not the first time that William Hill is partnering with Ruffin; the two are working together at Ruffin’s racebook in Miami.
Circus Circus Acquisition
According to Casino.org, Ruffin acquired Circus Circus at the cost of $815 million. $662.5 were paid in cash, while the remaining $612.5 million will be paid by the end of 2024. Ruffin announced that the renovation could commence any time in the future.