New Hampshire surpasses 1m sports bets in first six weeks

24 February 2020

The New Hampshire Lottery has revealed that it processed more than one million sports bets during the first six weeks of regulated sports wagering in the state.

Since the Lottery and partner DraftKings launched legal online and mobile sports betting on 30 December 2019, more than 36,923 registered users wagered over $28.6m (£22.1m/€26.4m) on sports.

The Lottery also revealed that the landmark one-millionth wager was placed on 8 February, with the overall total to date standing at approximately 1.15m bets.

“When it comes to sports betting, New Hampshire is carving out its status in granite as New England’s premier destination,” New Hampshire Governor Chris Sununu said.

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