Maryland

29th November 2022

Maryland records 16.5 million geolocation transactions in first five days

More than 16.5 million geolocation transactions were reported during the opening five days of Maryland’s newly regulated online sports betting market. Data published by geolocation…

23rd November 2022

Maryland’s regulated sports betting market officially opens

Maryland’s online sports betting market is officially live, with seven operators now active in the state as of today (November 23). Barstool, BetRivers, BetMGM, Caesars,…

16th November 2022

Caesars launches sportsbook app in Maryland ahead of market opening

Caesars Entertainment has announced the launch of its mobile sportsbook app in Maryland in preparation for the state opening its regulated market. The Caesars Sportsbook…

26th September 2022

Maryland aims to speed up online betting licensing with rolling approvals

The Maryland Sports Wagering Application Review Commission (SWARC) has agreed to award licenses for mobile sports betting on a rolling basis, in an effort to…

9th September 2022

PointsBet launches retail sports betting in Maryland

Sports betting operator PointsBet has launched retail sportsbook operations in the US state Maryland. PointsBet processed its first retail bet in the state yesterday (8…

7th September 2022

Maryland opens mobile sports betting applications

The Sports Wagering Application Review Commission (SWARC) has officially opened applications for mobile sports betting in the state of Maryland. The application period opened yesterday…

1st August 2022

BetRivers launches retail sportsbook in Maryland

Rush Street Interactive (RSI) has partnered with Bingo World to launch the BetRivers retail sportsbook in Maryland today. The 3,000 square foot sportsbook features 12…

8th July 2022

Betfred partners Long Shot’s for Maryland sports betting launch

Betfred’s sports arm, BetFred Sports, has agreed a market access deal in Maryland with off-track betting facility and restaurant Long Shot’s of Frederick. Under the…

9th June 2022

GiG signs first US deal since Sportnco merger with Maryland’s Crab Sports

Sports betting and igaming provider Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) has announced a head-of-terms agreement with US sports betting brand Crab Sports. The deal with Crab…

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 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.…

8th December 2021

PointsBet signs first sports betting deal with Big Ten Conference program

PointsBet has signed a multi-year deal with the University of Maryland Athleics organization. This marks the first-of-its-kind sports betting partnership within the Big Ten Conference. 

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…

22nd October 2021

Maryland Gaming Commission approves two more sports betting licenses

Maryland Lottery and Gaming Commission has granted two additional sports betting licenses to Hollywood Casino in Perryville and Ocean Downs Casino in Berlin.  The pair…