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7th October 2019

Pennsylvania’s Parx Casino opens online sportsbook in NJ

Parx Casino, the Pennsylvania-based property owned by Greenwood Gaming & Entertainment, has launched its online sportsbook  in the neighbouring New Jersey market. Operating in partnership…

4th October 2019

Newgioco appoints Slicker to lead US operations

Betting technology supplier Newgioco has appointed industry veteran Kevin Slicker to lead its US sports betting operations and business development plan. In his new position,…

4th October 2019

Churchill Downs to acquire Kentucky’s Turfway Park

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has agreed a deal to acquire Turfway Park in Kentucky from Jack Ohio LLC, an affiliate of Jack Entertainment LLC and…

4th October 2019

DraftKings launches mobile and online sportsbook in Indiana

Sports betting and daily fantasy sports operator DraftKings has rolled out a new mobile and online sportsbook in Indiana. The service will enable players in…

3rd October 2019

Pennsylvania VGTs make $226,743 in first six weeks

Video Gaming Terminals (VGTs) in Pennsylvania brought in $324,710 in revenue on $3.4m worth of wagers between their launch on 16 August and the end…

3rd October 2019

BetRivers.com launches as first online sportsbook in Indiana

Rush Street Interactive and the French Lick Casino Resort have launched the first legal online sportsbook in Indiana. BetRivers.com will be available both online and…

3rd October 2019

William Hill sets US-first with Monumental Sports & Entertainment deal

The William Hill US division and Monumental Sports & Entertainment have announced details of a new partnership that will see the first sportsbook open inside…

3rd October 2019

IGT enters Arkansas sports betting market

International Game Technology (IGT) has extended its US sports wagering footprint into Arkansas by rolling out its IGT PlaySports technology at the Saracen Casino Annex…

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3rd October 2019

William Hill agrees sports betting partnership with NBA

William Hill has secured a deal to become an official partner and authorized sports betting operator of the National Basketball Association (NBA) in the US.…

2nd October 2019

NBA’s 76ers announce Parx as local betting partner

The NBA’s Philadeplphia 76ers have announced Pennsylvania’s largest casino Parx, based just outside Philadelphia, as its official local casino partner and “winning partner.” Under the…

2nd October 2019

bet365 pens US-facing cash out deal with Colossus Bets

Online gambling operator bet365 has signed a long-term licensing agreement that will enable it to utilise Colossus Bets’ cash-out patent portfolio in the US. Colossus…

2nd October 2019

Pennsylvania gambling revenue hits $3.29bn in 2018-19

State-wide gambling revenue in Pennsylvania amounted to $3.29bn in the 2018-19 financial year as the introduction of legal sports betting and higher income from slots…

2nd October 2019

Stars Group and Flutter Entertainment agree mega-merger

Flutter Entertainment, the parent company of Paddy Power Betfair, has agreed a deal to acquire all of the shares in The Stars Group (TSG) and…

2nd October 2019

Chicago sports teams call for greater sports betting exclusivity

Chicago’s five teams in the “Big Four” North American professional sports leagues called for greater enforcement of a proposed five-block exclusivity zone around stadia where…

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