Cryptocurrencies, especially bitcoin (BTC), are increasingly accepted in the world of sports. In the United States, some NFL (National Football League) teams accept them for large recurring purchases. One such team recently decided to let their fans pay for tickets in bitcoin (BTC).
Houston Texans accepts bitcoin (BTC) for ticket purchase
According to tweet from Bitcoin Archives on August 16, “Houston Texans now accept bitcoin for ticket sales“. They are thus the first NFL team in history to authorize the purchase of tickets with BTC. They have chosen BitWallet as their official bitcoin service provider. Note that BitWallet is a payment method that can be used as a digital wallet for individuals and businesses.
That being said, supporters of the Houston Texans team will now be able to buy unique game rooms in bitcoins. And thanks to BitWallet, converting bitcoins into fiat during the purchase will be done easily. NFL Team President Greg Grissom said:We are proud to partner with BitWallet to provide our fans with an exciting option to enjoy Texans games in one of our rooms.“.
“BitWallet is a great collaborator as we continue our efforts to advance our group in new and revolutionary ways.“, he said. Meanwhile, BitWallet CEO John Perrone said:I am honored that BitWallet is the first to provide this service to Texans fans.“.
The Houston Texans NFL team has decided to accept bitcoin (BTC) for ticket sales. From now on, fans will be able to purchase game rooms using BitWallet as a payment method. For the CEO of BitWallet, “digital currency exchange is a major payment technique and, by partnering with BitWallet, the Texans are showing the way forward for the NFL”.
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