Football

31st January 2020

Stats Perform inks data deals with MLS and US Soccer

Sports data company Stats Perform have signed a deal with America’s leading soccer league, Major League Soccer (MLS), and football association US Soccer, to collect,…

30th January 2020

Nevada sets sports handle record for 2019

Sports bettors in Nevada wagered a record $5.32bn, up 6.1% from 2018’s previous record. The state’s casinos took in a total of $12.03bn in revenue…

23rd January 2020

Mississippi sportsbook revenue declines despite increased handle

Mississippi casinos made $3.5m in revenue from sports betting in December,  its lowest figure since August and down 43.7% year-on-year, despite handle rising 17.5% to $49.1m.…

6th January 2020

Genius Sports to support new American football league

The XFL, the new American football league that is set to launch in the US next month, has signed an integrity monitoring deal with sports…

6th January 2020

Nevada November sports betting handle reaches record $614.1m

Nevada’s sports betting handle reached a new high watermark of $614.1m as the state’s casinos took in a total of $937.5m in revenue. The state’s…

6th December 2019

Chris Halpin at Sports Betting USA

Chris Halpin, executive vice president and chief strategy & growth officer of the National Football League (NFL) talks about the NFL’s reaction to the first…

1st November 2019

NFL’s Philadelphia Eagles partner with Unibet

Unibet has signed a multi-year partnership with the National Football League’s (NFL) Philadelphia Eagles that will see Kindred Group brand heavily featured around the team’s…

21st October 2019

Mississippi sports betting handle skyrockets in September

Sports wagering revenue in Mississippi almost doubled month-on-month, and increased 19.2% year-on-year to $37.9m while the state took in $5.6m in revenue from sports bets.…

27th September 2019

August Nevada sportsbook handle remains behind NJ

Nevada’s sportsbook handle for the month of August remained behind New Jersey for August, despite a 22.1% increase to $287.8m, while overall casino revenue slipped…

19th September 2019

Football drives Mississippi sportsbook handle growth

Mississippi’s sports betting market bounced back in August after a weak July, as bettors placed $19.9m in sports wagers in August, up 48.5% month-on-month. The…

8th May 2019

How data can drive the future of betting

The level of data collected on US sports could prompt a major revolution in sports betting, which could have a knock-on effect on markets across…