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PointsBet Joins Iowa Online Sports Betting Market

PointsBet Joins Iowa Online Sports Betting Market

Iowa bettors have two more online sport betting apps to choose from following the debut of PointsBet and Q Casino online sportsbooks this month. The PointsBet online betting product launched officially on Tuesday after getting the green light from the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission last week. The brand, which is owned by PointsBet Holdings […]

WADA Likely to Vote Against Russia for Tokyo Olympics

WADA Likely to Vote Against Russia for Tokyo Olympics

Russia will most likely not attend the Tokyo Olympics after the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) announced that it had evidence that the country had tampered with data submitted to international regulators, potentially inflicting even more damage to the reputation of Russian athletics. Now, WADA will meet on December 9 to decide whether any Russian athletes […]

FanDuel Rolls Out Shop in Iowa after DraftKings

FanDuel Rolls Out Shop in Iowa after DraftKings

FanDuel has become the second daily fantasy sports (DFS) operator to launch in Iowa, trailing DraftKings by a month. After DraftKings set-up shop in October, FanDuel expedited its own schedule to make sure it will start taking ground from its main rival in the United States. Both companies originally intended to open for business as […]

Kindred’s Unibet Goes Online In Pennsylvania

Kindred’s Unibet Goes Online In Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania bettors now have the luxury of choosing from seven online sportsbook brands, thanks to the rollout of the Unibet app by Kindred Group last week. The operator has been running a Unibet-branded, land-based sportsbook at Mohegan Sun Pocono since late September, and now they have the opportunity to serve a more extensive customer base […]

Leclerc and Vettel Summoned By Ferrari Boss Following Crash

Leclerc and Vettel Summoned By Ferrari Boss Following Crash

It has been revealed that Ferrari boss Mattia Binotto will speak to Charles Leclerc and Sebastian Vettel at the team’s Italian base this week after their crash in the Brazilian Grand Prix that cost the team a respectable finish in South America. The duo clashed as they fought for a fourth-place finish in the race, […]

DraftKings Extends Partnership Agreement With Sportradar

DraftKings Extends Partnership Agreement With Sportradar

Daily fantasy sports provider and sportsbook operator DraftKings Inc. has announced a long-term partnership extension with its sports data and content supplier, Sportradar. Under the terms of the contract extension, Sportradar will continue to supply DraftKings with official data feeds for several leagues, including the NBA, NFL, and MLB. In addition, DraftKings will utilize a […]

Colorado Sports Betting Passes Narrowly In Recent Election

Colorado Sports Betting Passes Narrowly In Recent Election

Sports betting is set to become a legal pastime for residents of The Centennial State following voter action in the recent Nov. 5 election. On Tuesday, Colorado residents voted to approve Proposition DD, which proposed the legalization of regulated wagering to generate additional revenue for the state. The referendum attracted more than 1.4 million voters […]

Michigan Sports Betting Bill Clears Second Committee

Michigan Sports Betting Bill Clears Second Committee

A stand-alone Michigan sports betting bill is on its way to the floor of the House following a vote of approval by the chamber’s Ways and Means Committee on Tuesday. The bill, HB 4916, was introduced by Rep. Brandt Iden on Sept. 5 and passed by the House Regulatory Reform Committee on Sept. 17. HB […]

FanDuel Launches In Indiana

FanDuel Launches In Indiana

The sports betting scene in the state of Indiana is heating up with another mobile application joining the party as FanDuel launches its platform. FanDuel Mobile Application Launch Sports betting became legal in the state of Indiana in September. At the time, only physical sportsbooks were taking wagers as mobile applications had not yet me […]

Pennsylvania’s Sports Betting Handle Nears $200 Million In September

Pennsylvania’s Sports Betting Handle Nears $200 Million In September

Pennsylvania’s sports betting handle increased by a staggering 78 percent last month. According to the latest revenue report published by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board last week, the state’s sportsbooks processed a total of $194.5 million in sports bets during September. This was about $85.5 million more than the record $109 million handle posted in […]

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