WRC wagers on first betting partnership

Online gambling operator OneBet has entered into a partnership with the World Rally Championship motor-racing series.

Terms of the multi-year deal were not disclosed, but it was confirmed that the agreement will begin with Rally Sweden, the second event on the 2017 calendar.

OneBet will become the first official sports-betting partner of the series and will offer a range of pool, odds and live betting on its website.

Wagering options will be available from the start of the 2017 campaign, which begins tomorrow (Thursday) in Monte Carlo, Monaco.