Sports betting

11th July 2019

North Carolina betting bill set for full House vote

A bill to legalize sports betting at tribal gaming venues could soon be headed to Governor Roy Cooper should it pass a vote in the…

10th July 2019

Intralot granted DC Lottery sports betting contract

The Washington, DC Council has awarded Intralot a five-year contract to power the city lottery’s sports betting offering, despite mounting concerns over the manner in…

10th July 2019

Washington to hold public hearing on sports betting regulation

The Washington State Gambling Commission is seeking public input on the future of sports gambling in Washington, including discussion of three bills that were introduced…

10th July 2019

North Carolina bill passes House committee

A bill to legalize sports betting in tribal casinos has begun to progress through the North Carolina House of Representatives, passing through the chamber’s Commerce…

9th July 2019

The Stars Group strikes NY betting and market access agreement 

The Stars Group has entered into an agreement with the Akwesasne Mohawk Casino Resort that will see the PokerStars operator enter New York’s sports betting…

8th July 2019

West Virginia sports betting revenue plummets in June

Sports wagering revenue in the regulated West Virginia market plummeted by around 148.2% month-on-month to $377,552 in June, while total handle also dropped by 13%.…

5th July 2019

State of the Union: California, Illinois and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers Illinois Governor signing a wide-ranging gaming expansion bill into law, as well as…

5th July 2019

Legal wagering heads to New Hampshire

House Bill 480 is awaiting New Hampshire Governor Chris Sununu’s signature to pass into law. The bill’s sponsor Representative Timothy Lang explains how a willingness…

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4th July 2019

Maine sports betting on hold until 2020

Hopes for the launch of sports betting in Maine have suffered a setback after the state’s Governor Janet Mills failed to sign legislation into law…

4th July 2019

Puerto Rico legislature passes sports betting bill

A bill to regulate sports betting in Puerto Rico is headed to Governor Ricardo Rosselló Nevares to be signed into law after passing the unincorporated…

3rd July 2019

Indiana launches public consultation on sports betting regulations

The Indiana Gaming Commission has launched a public consultation on the state’s sports betting regulations, with stakeholders and members of the public able to submit…

3rd July 2019

Nascar launches free-to-play prediction game

North American stock-car racing series Nascar has linked up with NBC Sports and Boom Fantasy to launch a new free-to-play game where players can predict…

3rd July 2019

PointsBet strikes racetrack deal to move into Illinois

Australian sportsbook operator PointsBet has secured a 20-year partnership with Chicago-area racetrack Hawthorne Race Course, providing it with a route into the Illinois sports betting market.…

2nd July 2019

Sports betting launches at Arkansas’ Oaklawn Racing

Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort has become the first venue to launch sports betting in Arkansas, the ninth state to begin taking bets since the Professional…

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