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Nate Diaz over Donald Cerrone at UFC 141. I was in Las Vegas at the time and saw my bet win while watching the fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
But Quebec is not following suit, at least not yet.
While the legislation still has a ways to go before it becomes law, the fact it has been introduced at all suggests operators could be in for further scrutiny and direction from lawmakers and regulators in the wake of the Times series.
Wagering at Virginia's sportsbooks cracked the $500-million mark for the first time ever in October, helped by a growing number of operators in the state.
Numbers recently released by the New York State Gaming Commission show sports betting sites handled approximately $429.3 million in wagers during the week ended November 27.
“In recent weeks, the AGCO has learned of publicized alleged incidents, including possible betting by UFC insiders, as well as reports of suspicious betting patterns in other jurisdictions,” the regulator said in a press release.
Thursday’s qualification hearings mean that two more online sportsbooks are poised to launch in Maryland in the near future, just a week after mobile wagering finally began in the state.
For a time, OLG’s site was the only legal source of online sports betting in Ontario. Now, though, it is facing increasing competition due to a regulated iGaming market in the province.
Horse racing offers online sportsbooks a way to acquire more customers and to cross-sell them on other offerings, such as wagering on other sports.
The Mohawk Council of Kahnawà:ke says their gaming business is being threatened by Ontario's iGaming market, which launched in April and is the first of its kind in Canada.
The Ronaldo miss and the response by bookmakers highlights the balance operators are trying to strike during such an important customer-acquisition event.
The long lag time for mobile sports betting in Maryland might partly explain the boom in demand when it was finally allowed.
The latest deadline in Ohio comes ahead of the fast-approaching start of legal sports betting on Jan. 1, 2023, in the Buckeye State.
Maryland regulators are set to weigh mobile sports betting license applications for Bally Bet, Betway, and WynnBET at their meeting this week.
Bet365 users have now been refunded around $15 million during this World Cup on account of the operator’s offer and the five scoreless ties thus far in the tournament.
The NFL remains king among sports bettors, and operators of online sports betting sites see another standalone game driving a healthy chunk of handle their way.
The latest numbers reported by New York regulators show the state's mobile and online sports betting sites handled $343.5 million in wagers for the week ended November 20, up slightly from the $339.9 million booked the week before.
Even though their clientele is American, several U.S. sports betting sites say that there is a good deal of money on England to beat Team USA in Friday's World Cup match.
Launching a new PGA Tour website and app with betting-friendly features is just one of the latest moves by professional sports organizations to strengthen ties with bookmakers.
Wisconsinites are slowly getting more and more options for retail sports betting and mobile wagering while on Native American reservations.
After another 0-0 tie in Qatar, bet365 has now refunded more than US$7 million (or C$9 million) to customers due to its "Bore Draw" offer that returns stakes if the match finishes 0-0.