Sports brand of The Stars Group, BetStars, is now the first international sports betting operator to launch services in the Czech Republic. BetStars was granted licensing by the Czech State Supervision of Gambling and Lotteries in November, with players of the site having access to over 20 sports and specialist betting selections.

According to a press release on the launch of, the sports betting site is available via desktop, web and mobile devices. Android and iOS devices can be used to place wagers at BetStars. The announcement of the brand, comes almost a year after PokerStars, the flagship brand of PokerStars, launched casino gaming and poker options online in the Czech Republic.

In the press release, BetStars Managing Director, Zeno Ossko commented on the launch by stating: “It is a great honor to be the first international sports betting operator to launch in the Czech Republic. The BetStars team have worked very hard to make this a successful launch, and we hope customers in the Czech Republic will enjoy the range of betting options available.”

BetStars is the new online betting service provided by PokerStars. Players who access the online sports betting site will be able to find the best odds for football, tennis, horse racing and other major sports.