Resorts World Catskills opened up legal sports betting on September 5th in a move that will help that the once struggling casino that was bought out by Empire Resorts. They also announced partnerships with IGT and Betgenius as part of their new sportsbook venture.
Sportsbooks in the state of Delaware saw a 42% drop in their handle compared to August of last year. The dwindling numbers can be directly related to not having online/mobile betting options while neighboring states in close proximity do have it available.
Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear Jr. has promised to make sports betting legal in the state. The Democratic Gubernatorial hopeful does have a certain level of experience with this issue considering his father, former Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear attempted to do the same during his time in office back in 2015.
Casinos across the state of Iowa began offering legal sports betting as of August 15th. The early numbers are in and things got off to a bright start despite the low percentage of online wagers. Iowa sports betting took in $2.2 million in revenue with 43% of wagers coming from online/mobile.
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