Sports betting

9th September 2021

Arizona sports betting market opens for business

Arizona has today (September 9) launched its legal sports wagering market, with DraftKings and BetMGM among the operators to go live in the state on…

7th September 2021

AGA research suggests record betting numbers for 2021 NFL season

Research conducted by the American Gaming Association (AGA) shows that a record 45.2m Americans plan to wager on the upcoming National Football League (NFL) season. …

7th September 2021

Arizona tribe fails in legal challenge over sports betting launch

A Superior Court in Arizona has ruled against the Yavapai Prescott Indian tribe’s bid to halt the planned launch of sports betting in the state…

6th September 2021

Arizona tribes fight to block anti-betting lawsuit

The Tonto Apache and Quechan tribes of Arizona are currently seeking to block a lawsuit brought forward by the Yavapai Prescott Indian tribe, to halt…

6th September 2021

Playmaker launches new betting venture as poker star Gross invests

Digital sports media business Playmaker announced the launch of a new content vertical for the sports betting and revealed renowned poker player Jeff Gross as…

3rd September 2021

IGT to power sportsbook at Oneida Casino, Wisconsin

International Game Technology (IGT) is to launch its PlaySports sportsbook platform in Wisconsin through an agreement with Oneida Casino, operated by the Oneida Nation. The…

3rd September 2021

Delaware sports betting slump continues in July and August

Results published by the Delaware Sports Lottery show that sports betting revenues in the state remained low over July and August, with both months’ figures…

2nd September 2021

Sports betting legalized in Washington after tribal compacts approved

Sports betting has officially been legalized in Washington after the US Department of Interiors approved nine tribal sports betting compacts yesterday (September 1). The approval…

25th August 2021

North Carolina sports betting bill passes first House reading

A bill that would legalize retail and online sports betting in North Carolina has passed its first reading in the state House of Representatives. This…

20th August 2021

North Carolina sports betting bill heads to House after clearing Senate

A bill aiming to legalize online and retail sports betting in North Carolina will progress to the state’s House of Representatives after being voted through…

19th August 2021

Tipico enters Colorado sports betting market

Sportsbook operator Tipico has announced that its mobile sportsbook app has gone live in Colorado after receiving a Colorado internet sports betting license. The app…

19th August 2021

North Carolina Senate approves sports betting bill in second reading

The North Carolina Senate has voted to approve a bill that proposes legalizing both retail and online sports wagering in the US state, with a…

13th August 2021

PointsBet launches sports betting in West Virginia

Australia-based sports betting operator PointsBet has launched in West Virginia after being approved by the state’s Lottery Commission. The state marks the seventh into which…

13th August 2021

Betsson turns to Canada with Slapshot Media investment

Online operator Betsson has acquired 28% of Canadian start-up Slapshot Media Inc, for a purchase price of CAD$3m. Slapshot specialises in creating localised sports content,…

iGB North America Magazine Issue 47

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