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10th March 2022

Oregon online sports betting handle reaches $39.5m in February

Players in Oregon wagered $39.5m on sports online during February, while gross gaming revenue from sports betting reached $3.3m for the month. The amount spent…

10th March 2022

Caesars relaunches mobile sports betting in Illinois

Caesars Entertainment has announced the relaunch of its mobile sports betting application in Illinois following the state’s permanent switch to remote registration. The Caesars Sportsbook…

9th March 2022

Arizona falls just short of $500m sports betting handle in December

Players in Arizona bet a record $499.2m on sports in December 2021, though gross revenue fell 23.1% month-on-month. Wagering was up 7.0% month-on-month from $466.7m…

8th March 2022

Missouri sports wagering bills advance to committees

A number of new bills that would authorize sports wagering in Missouri have progressed in the state legislature. Senate Bills 643, 1046 and 1061 are…

8th March 2022

California cardrooms file lawsuit against tribal sports betting initiative

Two cardrooms, Hollywood Park Casino and Cal-Pac Rancho Cordova, have filed a lawsuit challenging an initiative that would legalize sports betting in California and allow…

8th March 2022

Betfred expands US presence with sports betting launch in Arizona

The Betfred USA Sports division of Betfred Group has launched mobile sports betting in the state of Arizona through a partnership with tribal facility the…

8th March 2022

BetMGM rolls out online sports betting in Illinois

BetMGM has further extended its reach in the US market by announcing the launch of its mobile sports betting app in the state of Illinois.…

8th March 2022

Rhode Island sports betting handle hits $58.6m in January

Consumers in Rhode Island spent $58.6m on sports betting in January, the second-highest monthly total since legalization in November 2018. The January figure was 47.2%…

8th March 2022

Bojoko secures Michigan and West Virginia licenses

Online gambling affiliate brand Bojoko has strengthened its position in the US after securing new licenses in Michigan and West Virginia. Players in both states…

7th March 2022

Internet Vikings continues US expansion with Indiana launch

Swedish igaming hosting business Internet Vikings has further extended its reach in the US market by launching in the state of Indiana. Internet Vikings went…

7th March 2022

BetMGM scores NHL MVP Connor McDavid as latest brand ambassador

BetMGM has signed Connor McDavid, captain of National Hockey League (NHL) team the Edmonton Oilers, as its latest brand ambassador. McDavid becomes the first active…

4th March 2022

Bill proposes increasing US slot tax threshold to $5,000

The US Congress is to consider a new bill that proposes increasing the country’s current slot tax threshold from $1,200 to $5,000. Introduced yesterday (March…

4th March 2022

Virginia smashes sports betting handle record in January

Consumers in Virginia wagered a total of $485.5m on sports during January, a new monthly record for the US state. The January figure surpassed the…

4th March 2022

888 secures igaming license in Ontario

888 has secured a new igaming license in Ontario ahead of the Canadian province opening its legal online gambling market next month. Issued by Alcohol…