betting

15th February 2022

NY mobile sports betting handle nears $2.0bn in opening 30 days

Players in New York wagered just under $2.00bn in the first 30 days since the state launched its legal online sports betting market. A total…

7th February 2022

New York takes less than a month to smash US monthly betting handle record

New York surpassed the all-time US monthly record for sports betting handle during the first 23 days of legal online wagering in the state, after…

28th January 2022

Louisiana prepares to launch online sports betting

Louisiana will today (January 28) open its legal online sports betting market, with a number of operators having been cleared to launch. Sports wagering was…

25th January 2022

Maryland bill aims to restrict betting licenses near sports venues

The Maryland Senate is to consider a bill that would restrict the awarding of sports betting licenses to facilities located close to a sports venue…

10th January 2022

New York launches mobile sports betting

New York officially launched its legal mobile sports wagering market on 8 January, with all four of the state’s approved operators going live on opening…

10th December 2021

Maryland launches legal retail sports betting

Maryland officially opened its regulated sports wagering market yesterday (December 9) after state Governor Larry Hogan placed the first legal bet at MGM National Harbor.…

7th December 2021

Sportradar pens five-year extension to long-term Kambi deal

Data provider Sportradar and sports betting supplier Kambi Group have signed a five-year extension to their long-term, wide-ranging wagering partnership. The deal re-establishes Sportradar as…

2nd December 2021

The Game Day targets further growth after $4.5m funding drive

The Game Day, a digital sports media business focused on delivering content to sports fans and sports bettors, has secured $4.5m in Series A financing.…

25th November 2021

DraftKings’ NH sportsbook enjoys record-breaking October

DraftKings’ offering in New Hampshire set new sports betting revenue and handle records during the month of October, state lottery figures reveal. Players staked $98.2m…

22nd November 2021

Addabbo files bill to expand mobile betting to NY racetracks and stadiums

New York Senator Joseph Addabbo has introduced a new bill seeking let the state’s racetracks and stadiums participate in the state’s mobile betting market. Senate…

19th November 2021

Maryland edges closes to sports betting launch as five licenses issued

The Maryland Lottery and Gaming Commission’s (MLGCC) Sports Wagering Application Review Commission (SWARC) has issued five sports betting licenses to land-based casinos. The state now…

18th November 2021

Mississippi sports betting handle hits all-time high of $83.5m in October

Mississippi consumers wagered a record $83.5m on sports in October, while the state’s revenue reached its highest total since October 2019. Revenue for the month…

16th November 2021

DC smashes handle record again in September but revenue struggles

Washington DC set a new sports wagering handle record for the second consecutive month in September after players in the market spent $26.3m betting on…

12th November 2021

BetMGM launches mobile-on-site betting with second Mississippi casino

BetMGM has expanded its presence in Mississippi by rolling out its mobile sports betting app at MGM Resorts International’s Beau Rivage. The launch will enable…