West Virginia’s sports betting market has reported revenue of $704,475.03 for the first five weeks of the state’s fiscal year, with Penn National Gaming’s Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races maintaining its leadership of the market.
Scout Gaming Group has launched player odds sportsbook, a new product that combines elements of daily fantasy sports contests with fixed odds betting elements, alongside a new promotional tool, Betflex.
Iowa will launch its regulated sports wagering and fantasy sports market next week after the Iowa Racing & Gaming Commission signed off on new rules for the US state. Regulated betting is due to begin at 12pm on August 15.
The Washington Redskins NFL American football franchise has linked up with a local NBC Sports affiliate to launch an interactive, predictive gaming live television presentation of its four pre-season games.
The Swedish Football Association (SvFF) has hit out at the country’s gambling regulatory body Spelinspektionen for not prohibiting licenced operators from offering betting on a domestic club football competition, despite its warning of suspected match-fixing.
The Formula 1 World Championship motor-racing series is to launch a live in-play betting offering via an agreement with sponsorship and data rights partner Interregional Sports Group (ISG) and Sportradar.
Online gambling operator Betclic Everest Group has struck a major partnership deal with French Ligue 1 football club Girondins de Bordeaux. Betclic branding will now feature on the back of players’ shirts.
US casino and racetrack operator Penn National Gaming has entered into market access agreements with DraftKings, PointsBet, theScore and The Stars Group, as well as a sports betting technology deal with Kambi.
Online betting and gaming technology provider GAN has cited ongoing growth in the US sports betting and igaming markets as the main driver of a 128.3% year-on-year increase in revenue during the second quarter.
Betdaq has rolled out a new fixed-odds sportsbook to support its exchange and online casino offering. Features include a shared Betdaq wallet, full and partial cash out, live streaming and in-play betting.
The Brazilian Ministry of the Economy has launched a month-long public consultation on sports betting regulation as it works to develop a legal framework for the vertical. Interested parties have until 31 August to submit comments.
The Nevada sports betting handle moved back ahead of New Jersey after the largest June intake in the state’s history, helping to bring total state gaming revenue back over $1bn for the first time since March 2019.