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TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 19: Jose Berrios #17 of the Toronto Blue Jays delivers a pitch to Jorge Polanco #11 of the Minnesota Twins in the fourth inning during a MLB game at Rogers Centre on September 19, 2021 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images/AFP (Photo by Vaughn Ridley / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / Getty Images via AFP)

Legalized sports betting is coming to Ontario on Monday, April 4, 2022.

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Though parlays have long been legal through provincial lotteries, the federal government voted to legalize single-game wagering after introducing bill C-218 in 2021.

After passing through the House of Commons, the bill sat idle in the Senate. However, it finally passed Parliament on June 23, and preparations began.

We know 25 operators have received their iGaming licenses with the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario and approved to launch April 4, including the following sportsbooks.

It's important to know that not all operators with licenses will be launching on April 4. Some operators are allowing pre registration though including:

BetRivers.ca

theScore Bet (App Now Available)

PointsBet Ontario

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888sport Ontario

Unibet Ontario

Coolbet Ontario

BetMGM Ontario

FanDuel Sportsbook Ontario

PointsBet Ontario

bet365 Ontario

theScore Bet Ontario

LeoVegas Ontario

Many operators have applied and are awaiting confirmation of licensing.

Some notable operators that could receive their license soon include:

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With many other sportsbook operators expected to enter the marketplace in the coming weeks and months, SBR will keep you updated with the latest news and insights regarding the expansion of legal sports betting in Ontario.

Make sure to keep an eye on our Live Odds page throughout the week to get the best lines possible and connect with others in the SBR community on our popular sports betting forum.