Sports betting

18th November 2020

PointsBet launches in US home of Colorado

Pointsbet has launched its online sports betting in Colorado, the fifth state where the operator is active. The operator’s main US office is based in…

18th November 2020

Mississippi sports betting revenue down 28.7% in October

The Mississippi Gaming Commission has reported a 28.7% year-on-year decline in sports wagering revenue in October, despite the state’s handle increasing by 27.5%. Revenue for…

18th November 2020

PA posts record igaming and sports betting revenue in October

Record online gambling and sports betting revenue in October drove overall market revenue in Pennsylvania up 12.9% year-on-year, according to new figures from the state…

17th November 2020

SBUSA Digital: Day 2 round-up

The second and final day of Sports Betting USA Digital began with Monumental Sports & Entertainment founder and chief executive Ted Leonsis, and also featured…

17th November 2020

FanDuel to invest in Illinois racetrack

Flutter Entertainment’s FanDuel Group has announced plans to make a multi-million-dollar investment in Fairmount Park Racetrack in Collinsville, Illinois. The financial terms of the arrangement…

17th November 2020

Tennessee punters stake $27.4m in first week of legal wagering

Bettors in Tennessee wagered $27.4m in the first seven days of legal mobile wagering, according to figures from the state’s Education Lottery, the body responsible for…

16th November 2020

Arizona casino partners with Phoenix Suns & Mercury

Arizona’s tribal-operated Gila River Hotels & Casino has announced a new partnership with National Basketball Association (NBA) team Phoenix Suns, and Women’s NBA (WNBA) team…

16th November 2020

US GGR improves in Q3 after commercial casino reopenings

The reopening of casinos across the US helped commercial gross gaming revenue (GGR) grow 293.0% quarter-on-quarter in Q3, but continuing novel coronavirus (Covid-19) restrictions on…

ICE North America Webinar Series – The Road Back

With American casinos beginning to reopen, questions still remain about the roadmap to long-term recovery. The Road Back four-part webinar series will examine measures and best practices to guide land-based operators and suppliers, as you work with your customers, your teams and your partners to provide a safe betting and gaming experience in the 'new normal' environment.

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16th November 2020

Illinois betting handle doubles but revenue declines in September

Illinois sportsbook handle jumped 117.9% to $305.1m, as FanDuel and DraftKings saw large amounts wagered, but generated little revenue in September. Retail betting handle grew…

16th November 2020

William Hill retains retail lead as D.C. market grows in October

Washington D.C.’s lottery saw stakes grow 27.8% month-over-month in October, though its city-wide mobile offering continues to be outstripped by William Hill’s retail sportsbook at…

16th November 2020

Record month for betting & igaming drive NJ revenue growth in October

Gambling revenue in New Jersey increased by 15.0% year-on-year in October, as the state posted record monthly revenue for sports betting and online casino. Overall…

13th November 2020

SBUSA Digital: Day 1 round-up

The importance of esports for the future of sports betting, and the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA)’s explanation of how its approach to legal betting…

13th November 2020

DraftKings raises 2020 guidance following Q3 growth

A third quarter in which revenue grew strongly has prompted DraftKings to raise its full year guidance for 2020, though the operator and technology provider’s…

13th November 2020

VA Lottery reviewing 25 betting license applications

The Virginia Lottery Board has revealed that it received 25 applications for the 12 mobile betting licenses that may be issued in the state. Though…

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