wagering

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…

22nd April 2021

Churchill Downs Incorporated returns to profit in Q1

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) returned to profit in Q1 of 2021 as revenue grew 28.2% year-on-year to $324.3m, thanks to the acquisition of new race…

21st April 2021

DraftKings becomes official partner of Professional Fighters League

Online operator DraftKings has become the first official sportsbook and daily fantasy partner of mixed martial arts (MMA) organization, the Professional Fighters League (PFL). The…

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…

7th April 2021

New York set to legalize mobile betting following budget agreement

Governor of New York Andrew Cuomo has agreed the FY 2022 New York State Budget, which includes the introduction of mobile wagering in the state.…

15th March 2021

NY State Assembly proposes licence system for mobile wagering

The New York State Assembly has published its 2021-22 Budget Proposal, which includes a licensing fee and tax structure, as well as projections for the…

29th January 2021

Minnesota introduces retail and online sports betting legislation

A bipartisan bill allowing for the regulation of sports wagering at racetracks and casinos, as well as online, has been introduced in the Minnesota State…

29th January 2021

New bill proposes legal online and land-based sports betting in Alabama

Legislators in Alabama are to run the rule over a new bill that seeks to legalize online, mobile and land-based sports betting in the US…

26th January 2021

Genius Sports Group receives Michigan supply license

The Michigan Gaming Control Board has granted an online sports betting supply license to sports betting supplier Genius Sports Group. The license allows the group’s…

19th January 2021

Mississippi to revisit online sports betting in new bill

Lawmakers in Mississippi are to consider a new bill that seeks to legalize online sports betting in the US state. Introduced by Senator Scott DeLane,…

15th January 2021

AZ Governor eyes sports betting in “modernized” gaming compact

Arizona Governor Doug Ducey has called on legislators in the US state to pursue a new “modernized” tribal gaming compact, outlining how this could open…

4th January 2021

Penn National opens Barstool sportsbooks in Indiana & Michigan

Casino operator Penn National Gaming (PNG) has opened three Barstool-branded sportsbooks, at the Hollywood Casino Lawrenceburg and Ameristar East Chicago Casino & Hotel in Indiana,…

4th December 2020

fuboTV acquires Balto Sports to enter online sports betting market

US-based live TV streaming platform, fuboTV, has acquired fantasy sports supplier Balto Sports, marking its first move into the online sports wagering market. Balto Sports…

27th November 2020

Miomni Gaming to introduce exchange betting product to US

Sports betting supplier Miomni Gaming is set to introduce a new exchange betting product, MiOffer, to the US market in 2021. The product, which has…