betting

27th May 2021

William Hill opens first stadium sportsbook at DC’s Capital One Arena

Caesars Entertainment-owned William Hill has opened its full Washington, DC sportsbook at the Capital One Arena, marking the first sportsbook opening in a professional US…

13th May 2021

Sportradar signs data and content partnership with NBC

Sports betting data provider Sportradar has signed a new data and content partnership with media conglomerate NBCUniversal’s Sports Regional Networks. As part of the deal,…

7th May 2021

Fox Corporation to acquire digital media platform Outkick

Media giant Fox Corporation has brokered a deal to acquire Outkick Media, a digital media platform founded by US sports journalist and media personality Clay…

30th April 2021

BetRivers becomes betting partner of Indy Eleven soccer team

Rush Street Interactive (RSI)-owned online sportsbook and gaming operator, BetRivers, has signed a multi-year agreement with Indiana-based United Soccer League (USL) Championship team, Indy Eleven,…

23rd April 2021

New Hampshire sports betting revenue rockets 979.3% YoY in March

Sports wagering revenue in New Hampshire hiked 979.3% year-on-year in March after a 404.6% jump in the US state’s handle for the month. Gross gaming…

22nd April 2021

Arizona regulator begins drafting sports betting and fantasy rules

The Arizona Department of Gaming (ADG) has begun drafting rules for the introduction of fantasy competitions and sports wagering in the state, following Governor Doug…

12th April 2021

Overdrive Marketing acquires TheRX.com

Texas-based Overdrive Marketing Inc. has acquired longstanding online sports wagering portal TheRX.com, in a deal worth $2.4m. In addition to offering marketing, content and SEO…

6th April 2021

US Congress to consider repealing 0.25% federal handle tax

The United States Congress is to consider a new federal bill aiming to remove a national 0.25% excise tax on sports wagering handle. HB2350, also…

23rd March 2021

Gambling.com launches new affiliate site in Virginia

Gambling.com Group has launched its third sports betting affiliate website in the US state of Virginia. VirginiaIsForBettors features a range of content specific to Virginia,…

19th March 2021

Mississippi sports betting revenue more than doubles in February

The Mississippi Gaming Commission has reported a 119.1% year-on-year rise in sports betting revenue in January to $4.6m, while handle in the US state also…

19th March 2021

XLMedia raises $33.5m to fund Sports Betting Dime deal

Affiliate business XLMedia has raised £24.0m (€28.1m/$33.5m) under a placing and subscription to help fund its acquisition of US-focused sportsbook review website Sports Betting Dime.…

16th March 2021

Delaware igaming revenue rockets 131.2% in February

The Delaware Lottery has reported a 131.2% year-on-year increase in igaming revenue for February, while consumer spending more than doubled during the month. Revenue reached…

10th March 2021

Penn National approved to launch Barstool Sportsbook app in Illinois

Penn National Gaming has secured approval from the Illinois Gaming Board to launch its Barstool Sportsbook mobile application in the US state. The operator said…

10th March 2021

Caesars set to complete William Hill acquisition by 1 April

Caesars expects to complete its proposed acquisition of William Hill by 1 April after the bookmaker confirmed all necessary regulatory approvals should be obtained in…