Corporate Data / History
|Company Name||SB Players Corp.|
Research, planning, and information on solutions for public governments and public bodies, along with operational and management services for the same.
Research, planning, information, and services in the fields of local and international tourism.
|13F Kyobashi Edogrand 2-2-1 Kyobashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0031|
|Founded||October 3, 2005|
|Shareholder||SoftBank Corp. 100％|
As of April 1,2018
Corporate History of SB Players Corp.
|September 2005||Partnership with Iwate Keiba Kumiai (the horse racing association of Iwate prefecture)|
|October 2005||Establishment of SOFTBANK Players Corp.|
|December 2005||Establishment of Odds Park Corp. by the acquisition of D-net business.
Commencement of sales of betting tickets for horse racing events held by local governments
|April 2006||Launch of www.oddspark.com, a full- service site for local horse racing|
|August 2006||Launch of the "Yahoo! Sports - Local horse racing" website|
|December 2006||Partnership with Obihiro City to extend help to Banei Horse Racing|
|February 2007||Establishment of Odds Park Banei Management Corp., a provider of commissioned services for Banei Horse Racing.|
|January 2010||Launch of online sales of multiple-race betting tickets (the first undertaking of its type in the horse racing industry)
Launch of the Yahoo! Sports LOTO service
|July 2010||Launch of online sales of multiple-race betting tickets for Keirin (bicycle racing), the first service in the public racing industry to include the sales of betting tickets for different horse and bicycle racing games|
|April 2011||Launch of online sales of multiple-race betting tickets for Auto Race (motorcycle racing).|
|Aug 2011||Launch of online sales of betting tickets for Keirin (bicycle racing).|
|Aug 2011||Launch of the Yahoo! Sports KEIRIN service|
|March 2012||Odds Park Banei Management Corp. was merged into Odds Park Corp.|
|May 2012||Launch of online sales of multiple-race betting tickets(Pick Seven※) for Saga Horse Racing.|
|April 2013||Launch of online sales of betting tickets for Auto Race (motorcycle racing).|
|July 2013||The change of corporate name of SOFTBANK Players Corp. to SB Players Corp.|
|July 2014||Establishment of Satofull Co., Ltd.|
|Nov 2014||EDUAS Corp. shares acquired and made a subsidiary.|
|May 2015||Establishment of Tabirism Corp.|
|May 2017||Relocated corporate headquarters to Kyobashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo.|
※PICK SEVEN: To win the Pick Seven, you must pick the winners of seven designated races