West Virginia sports betting revenue rockets in May

11 June 2019

Regulated sports betting revenue in West Virginia rocketed by 69% month-on-month in May to $937,065 (£736,725/€827,996), while amounts wagered rose 4%.

Consumers in West Virginia placed $10.7m in bets between May 4 and June 8, compared to $10.3m in April, while player winnings also increased from $9.5m to $9.6m.

The Penn National Gaming-operated Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races remains the leading venue in the state by some distance, generating $672,070 in revenue from $7.64m staked.

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