Posts From: May 2021

Record month in Illinois as sports betting wagers hit $634m

Illinois set monthly records in both sports betting revenue and handle for the month of March according to figures released by the state’s Racing and Gaming Commission. Illinois reached its highest monthly handle of...

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Arizona Diamondbacks Launch Sportsbook with Caesars

Caesars Entertainment has partnered with the Arizona Diamondbacks to launch mobile sports betting in Arizona and build a first-class sportsbook and bar concept on the plaza adjacent to the team’s home, Chase Field. “We...

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FanDuel joins Scientific Games OpenSports platform

Scientific Games has strengthened its partnership with FanDuel Group, a Flutter Entertainment subsidiary, by deploying its industry-leading sports betting technology in Illinois and Indiana.  The dual launch follows on from earlier...

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BetRivers open sports lounge at Pittsburgh Penguins Arena

Pittsburgh hockey fans and sports enthusiasts alike, there’s a new branded, hi-tech addition to PPG Paints Arena. Last fall, Rivers Casino Pittsburgh and Rush Street Interactive’s BetRivers.com announced an exclusive deal with...

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Kindred approved to offer mobile sports betting in Virginia

Kindred Group goes into the next phase in the US and adds Virginia to the list ofsuccessful entries in the fast growing US gambling market. Unibet will soon offer customers in Virginia a first-class online sportsbook...

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Arizona governor signs bill legalizing sports betting

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has signed a bill that allows a major expansion of gambling, providing a potential revenue windfall for the state and for tribes that will be allowed...

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Illinois sportsbook revenue hits $509.8m in February

llinois sportsbooks posted a month-over-month decline in betting volume for the first time since launching in late July, continuing what was a national trend in February. But the state still...

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Scientific Games sees record betting volume during UK’s Grand National

Scientific Games OpenSports technology delivered over 50 million bets and a seamless experience for its long-term sports customers in an historic horseracing encounter that was run behind closed doors for...

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