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Vermont Sports Betting Bill Tabled by State Senators

Vermont Sports Betting BIll

The Vermont sports betting Bill was pre-filed by the State’s senators earlier this week. Should the sports betting bill be introduced as law, that would mean that mobile sports betting would be legal in the Green Mountain State. Senators, Richard Sears as well as Michael Sirotkin, told the media that the law that relates to […]

Santa Anita Park Cleared of Criminal Charges Regarding Horse Deaths

Santa Anita Park

The Santa Anita Park management is pleased to find out that they won’t be criminally charged for the deaths of more than three dozen horses in the previous year. The District Attorney in Los Angeles County, Jackie Lacey, announced on Thursday that the district attorney office would not lay any charges against the park. A […]

New Jersey Sports Betting Handle Reaches New Record in November

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New Jersey sports betting operators reached new levels of success after collectively processing more than US$562.6 million in bets in the month of November. The figure eclipses the previous record of US$487.9 million, which had been set in October, which suggests that the activity is definitely on the rise in the Garden State. It has […]

DraftKings Announces Partnership with National Council on Problem Gambling

DraftKings Announcement

DraftKings has formally announced a new partnership with the National Council on Problem Gambling in an effort to promote responsible gambling. In a press release the popular betting platform, DraftKings, stated that the intention of the partnership was to assist the council on their current efforts. One of the initiatives that have been implemented by […]

IGC Gives FanDuel Approval to Launch Sports Betting App

Fanduel Sports Betting App Launch Indiana

On Tuesday, FanDuel launched its sports betting app in Indiana after it got approval from the Indiana Gaming Commission (IGC). However, it is not their first entry into the state. They already have a retail sportsbook, which was launched last month. The IGC awarded FanDuel the license that will fall under the Blue Chip Casino, […]

UEFA Seeks Assistance to Fight Match Fixing

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The Union of European Football Association (UEFA) published a post recently stating that they would require assistance in fighting match-fixing in soccer. As a result, one of the leading football leagues in the world then launched a program that would find a person to conduct a possibility study. The main reason for this was to […]

New Full House Resorts Partnership for Mobile Sports Betting

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Full House Resorts is gearing up to start offering mobile betting in Indiana and Colorado alongside Wynn Resorts. The casino operator is hoping to increase their rapidly-growing share prices through the partnership. Today, the Las Vegas-based entity confirmed that the two mobile betting services were officially signed and sealed. Their deal is with WSI US […]

MLB Makes Fox Bet Fourth Official Partner

Fox Bet becomes the fourth official partner for MLB

Fox Bet joins FanDuel, DraftKings and MGM Resorts to become the official partner of Major League Baseball (MLB). MLB announced on Tuesday that Fox Bet will now be an Authorized Gaming Partner in the US. However, the details of the deal were not disclosed, but it is known that the gaming provider will use MLB […]

Churchill Downs Inc. to Buy Turfway Racetrack in $46M Deal

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On Thursday, October 3, Churchill Downs Inc. announced that it had reached an agreement with JACK Entertainment and Hard Rock International for the buying of Turfway racetrack. The company will pay a cool US$46 million in cash for the Kentucky racetrack. The purchase of Turfway by Churchill Downs Inc. is some what of a peace […]

Pay to Play Student Law Coming in California

Pay to Play Laws USA

A new “Pay to Play” bill has been signed into law to allow college football players to receive endorsement money. Despite only starting in 2023, the controversial bill is already ruffling feathers. Legalized sports betting could also be affected by Senate Bill 206. Moreover, universities will no longer eb able to punish players who accept […]

College Athletes in California to Benefit from New Senate Bill

California’s college athletes will soon be allowed to make money via sponsorships at collegiate level. The governor of the Golden State is intent on making this into a reality. Governor Gavin Newsom has signed a “Pay to Play” bill which seeks amongst other things to protect college athletes against what he describes as a “bankrupt […]

Indiana Mobile Sports Betting Launches This Week

Indiana Mobile Sports Betting Launches

This week, life will no longer be the same for Indiana residents. The state will be launching its very first online sportsbook, giving sports fans an opportunity to bet on their favorite teams. On Wednesday, the Indiana Gaming Commission announced that it approved the mobile app launch for the first sportsbook operator, Rush Street Interactive, […]

Hard Rock International Brings Sports Betting to Iowa

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Hard Rock International, Gaming and Hospitality Company based in Florida have expanded its sports betting function beyond the shores of New Jersey to include Iowa. On Friday the company launched its over-the-counter sports betting facility at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City in Iowa. The new sportsbook operation is owned by European sports […]

Iowa Bookies Improve Casino Traffic

Iowa Bookies Improve Casinos Traffic

It has been less than a month since sports betting was legalised in Iowa, and already casinos are reaping the benefits of oddsmaking. Since the legalisation on Aug 15, bettors wagered more than $8.5 million on their favorite sports, with most of the traffic coming from local college sports. The introduction of sports betting operations […]

Boyd Gaming and FanDuel Launch Sportsbooks in Indiana and Iowa

Boyd Gaming and FanDuel announced their partnership back in August of 2018. They are now working together to introduce sports betting services to the states that Boyd Gaming has licenses. Their latest sportsbooks launch happened at Indiana and Iowa.  The sportsbooks will be located at four casinos with two in each state. They plan to […]

DC Lawmakers Questioning Intralot Gambling Contract

DC Sports Betting Halted over Intralot Contract

An allegedly dodgy contract has been awarded to a Greek gambling operator, Intralot, in Washington DC. Instead of the usual bidding process, the operator was given the contract by the city. Of course, this goes against the law and two legislators are calling for an investigation. DC is planning to legalize sports betting later this […]

Iowa’s Prairie Meadows Casino Fined for Underage Gambling, Again

The Prairie Meadows Casino based in Iowa has just been slapped with another fine for allowing underage gambling at its premises. According to recent documents released by the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission, the casino allowed a 19-year-old teenager to gamble and order alcohol at the casino in April, without asking him for identification. This […]