Winners Announces Partnership with Palm Beach Kennel Club For $20,000 Handicapping Tournament Series

Wed Feb 20, 2013 9:00am EST

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Tournament Begins Saturday, February 23 for Winners' Venue and Telephone
NEW HAVEN, Conn.,  Feb. 20, 2013  /PRNewswire/ -- In partnership with Palm Beach
Kennel Club,  North America's premier greyhound racetrack, Winners is proud to
announce an exciting tournament for greyhound handicappers. The "Winners Palm
Beach Kennel Club Challenge" is a  $20,000  Handicapping Tournament series which
will consist of two individual events, each boasting a  $10,000  prize pool.   

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The first  $10,000  event will take place this  Saturday, February 23  at all 15
Winners locations throughout  Connecticut  and through Winners Telephone
wagering system. The second event will take place in  December 2013.

A  $20  entrance fee for the event can be made in person or over the phone. Fans
that register early for Saturday's event will get a free  $10  voucher or  $10 
into their account if telephone players. Early registration promotion ends 
Friday, February 22.

Ted Taylor, Sportech's Managing Director of the  Connecticut  business said, "We
set out to provide racing enthusiasts with exciting quality racing events
throughout the year.  Partnering with Palm Beach Kennel Club allows us to
provide our customers with a significant prize pool and an opportunity to
compete on the highest-quality greyhound racing in the country."

Dennis Bicsak, Director of Simulcast Sales, Palm Beach Kennel Club said, "As the
premier greyhound racetrack in  North America, we are pleased to renew our
partnership with Winners in offering this special event. We are dedicated to
offering great greyhound racing events that the fans of the sport so rightly

Winners Palm Beach Kennel Club Challenge is open to customers age 21 and over.  

Where is Winners?  Visit  for a listing of 15 Connecticut

Customers living outside  Connecticut  can participate in the contest by calling
(800) 468-2260 (toll-free). Winners offers a convenient telephone wagering
services to customers from the following states:   Arkansas,  Alabama, 
Connecticut,  Delaware,  Florida,  Indiana,  Louisiana,  Massachusetts, 
Minnesota,  Montana,  North Dakota,  New Hampshire,  Ohio,  Pennsylvania, 
Vermont,  Washington,  Wisconsin,  West Virginia  &  Wyoming.

About Winners

Winners  is a division of Sportech Venues, Inc., which is a subsidiary of
Sportech Plc (LSE: SPO).  Winners  is  Connecticut's exclusive home for wagering
on horse racing, greyhound racing and jai-alai, with a network of 15 off-track
and sports bar wagering venues and an account wagering service that offers
telephone wagering. In 2013,  Winners  will launch an Internet wagering service
to allow  Connecticut  residents ages 18 and over to wager over the Internet on
horse racing.  

Sportech holds the exclusive license to conduct off-track pari-mutuel wagering
on horse racing, greyhound racing and jai alai in the  State of Connecticut. A
portion of every dollar wagered at  Winners  contributes to the Connecticut
General Fund, to local municipal tax funds and to funds for responsible gaming.
For more information about Winners, please visit  

About Palm Beach Kennel Club

Palm Beach Kennel Club is recognized as a premier entertainment complex and 
Palm Beach County's #1 spectator sport. The Kennel Club features: the thrill of
live Greyhound racing; simulcasts from top facilities in the country; a
beautiful and newly renovated facility; the 64-table Poker room with
tournaments; a wide variety of dining options; millions of dollars in winnings
paid out and a busy schedule of stakes events, special promotions and giveaways.
For more information please

Winners Contact:

Paul Dionne
Director of Marketing  
(203) 946.3192

SOURCE  Sportech, Inc.

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