Sports betting

23rd September 2019

NCRG launches Fund to Support Research on Sports Wagering

The National Center for Responsible Gaming (NCRG) has launched the Fund to Support Research on Sports Wagering, which will issue grants to researchers studying the…

20th September 2019

Hard Rock to launch Iowa sportsbook with GiG

Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) has agreed to extend its partnership with Hard Rock International and support the casino operator with the launch of its new…

20th September 2019

NASCAR launches in-race betting at Las Vegas playoff race

The National Association for Stock Car Racing (NASCAR) launched in-race betting Sunday, at the first race of the NASCAR Cup playoffs in Las Vegas. Bets…

19th September 2019

State of the Union: NJ, MS, DE, PA and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers the latest revenue figures from a number of regulated markets, as well as…

19th September 2019

Tabcorp becomes NFL’s Australian partner

Tabcorp has become the official wagering partner of the National Football League (NFL) in Australia as it seeks to tap into the growing popularity of…

19th September 2019

Kambi extends into Ohio with casino operator JACK

Kambi Group is to provide its multi-channel sportsbook technology to properties owned by JACK Entertainment in the US. Kambi will again team up with GAN…

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…

18th September 2019

Michigan sports betting bill passes first committee stage

The Michigan House Regulatory Reform Committee has approved a bill that would allow for legal sports betting in the state, passing the bill to the…

17th September 2019

Fox Bet hails US launches as Super 6 audience grows

Fox Bet has hailed its early progress, which has seen real-money wagering launched in two key states, and the nationwide rollout of a free-to-play predictions…

17th September 2019

KY Governor candidate reveals gambling expansion plans

Democratic Gubernatorial candidate Andy Beshear has announced plans to significantly expand Kentucky’s legal gambling market by legalizing commercial casinos, sports betting and online gaming if…

17th September 2019

Delaware sports betting continues to struggle in August

Delaware’s sportsbooks endured another difficult month in August, with amounts wagered dropping 42% year-on-year. Delaware Park, Dover Downs and Harrington Raceway took just $4.4m (€4.0m/£3.5m)…

17th September 2019

New Jersey iGaming Dashboard – September 2019

iGaming Business and Ficom Leisure are pleased to present the New Jersey iGaming Dashboard, providing revenue and product metrics on the state’s regulated market. The…

17th September 2019

Unibet partners with New Jersey’s NHL team

Unibet has marked its entry into the New Jersey sports betting market by becoming a partner of the state’s National Hockey League (NHL) ice hockey…

17th September 2019

Pennsylvania sees betting and online casino soar

Pennsylvania saw more than $100m spent on both interactive gaming and sports betting during the first full month of operations. A total of $111.8m was…