Sports betting startups selected for Las Vegas pitch competition


LAS VEGAS, September 30, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Five sports betting startups have been selected to share their business plans with industry executives and investors at the upcoming Global Gaming Expo (G2E) conference. showcase Las Vegas.

A jury of representatives Gymnast sport, NASCAR, Sportradar and Sharp Alpha Advisors listen to pitches and conduct brief question-and-answer sessions before the prizes are awarded.

Turner Sports’ VP of Emerging Media and Innovation Peter Scott will join Lloyd Danzig and Sportradar from Sharp Alpha Neale Deeley when evaluating startups. NASCAR managing director for sports betting Joseph Solosky will also join the expert jury.

The prizes to be awarded include, among others $ 25,000 Cash investment and one year access to Sportradar’s accelerator program. Gymnast sport will offer a founder behind the scenes access to a sports event in the media company’s marquee. A startup wins a VIP trip to Phoenix Raceway for the NASCAR Cup Series Championship and the opportunity to showcase its product to NASCAR executives in a luxury box at the event.

Founders from the following companies take part in the competition:

  • HedgePay, a B2B solution that enables users of any online gaming platform to automatically top up their accounts by rounding up loose change
  • SharpRank, a software-based rating agency that reviews and rates the performance of professional sports bettors and handicappers
  • Tallysight, a publishing platform that helps sports betting, media teams and content creators monetize their sports betting audience
  • Bettor Fantasy, a platform that allows fantasy sports players to bet on their league’s matches and results
  • Juice Reel, a betting tracking app that is automatically synced with users’ sports betting accounts

“The quality of the applicants and jurors involved in this competition is proof of the size of the possibilities in and alongside sports betting,” said Lloyd Danzig, Managing Partner of Sharp Alpha Advisors and organizer of the event.

The competition will take place on Wednesday October 6th at 3:00 p.m. PT in the Innovation Lab at G2E, which is located in the Venetian Expo Center in. takes place Las Vegas.

Conference attendees are invited to attend the pitch competition free of charge.

For more information on Sharp Alpha Advisors, see For more information on Sportradar’s accelerator program, visit More information about G2E can be found at

About Sharp’s Alpha Consultants:
Headquarters in New York City, Sharp Alpha Advisors is a venture capital fund and advisory firm specializing in the sports betting industry.

SOURCE Sharp Alpha consultant

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