Betting World is a wholly owned subsidiary of JSE listed, Phumelela Gaming and Leisure Limited.
Phumelela Gaming and Leisure
Phumelela is the horseracing and/or tote betting operator in seven of South Africa's nine provinces and is recognised as a world leader in harnessing the latest technology to globalise horseracing.
Phumelela, based at Turffontein Racecourse in Johannesburg, operates five racecourses, five training centres, over 200 tote outlets, a telephone-betting centres and an online tote betting site.
Phumelela’s vision extended beyond the borders of South African horseracing from the outset and today the company through Phumelela Gold Enterprises (PGE), a joint venture with Gold Circle managed by Phumelela, is a significant player in the international arena.
Selected live racing from a host of countries, including the UK, Dubai, France, Singapore, Hong Kong, Australia, Mauritius and the USA, is imported daily and South African horseplayers are able to watch, and bet on, the cream of horseracing from around the globe from 10am daily.
Phumelela, under the PGE banner, also beams South African races to more than 25 countries daily on its Johannesburg-based Racing International TV channel.
The philosophy and culture of Phumelela is embedded in the traditions of modern thoroughbred horseracing and the company looks for growth and investment opportunities internationally that can sustain the industry whilst thriving to provide innovative products within the domestic market.
Visit www.phumelela.com for more information.