sports wagering

Virginia Lawmakers Expected To Consider Bills On Sports Betting

State lawmakers in Virginia plan to file bills in the commonwealth’s General Assembly to legalize sports gambling, according to the Richmond Times-Dispatch. It’s considered unlikely the General Assembly will pass anything allowing sports gambling at first, but as other states vote to allow it, the state may eventually be forced to keep up. Gov. Ralph […]

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Monmouth’s Sports Wagering App Now Online, On Mobile

Monmouth Park Racetrack’s sports wagering App is now available on line and on mobile devices, with first-time customers receiving $50 in their account after the first $50 is bet when they use the special promotion code MP50. For mobile users, the App is available on Android and on iPhones on Apple devices in the App […]

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Meadowlands’ FanDuel Sportsbook Refuses To Pay $82,000 Ticket

The new FanDuel Sportsbook at Meadowlands Racetrack has at least one very unhappy customer. Late in the Oakland Raiders-Denver Broncos game on Sunday, Anthony Prince placed a bet on the Broncos, who were behind by two points, although in position to kick a short field goal that would likely win the game. According to FanDuel, […]

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Thayer: Sports Betting Bill On The Horizon In Kentucky

Kentucky Senate Majority Leader Damon Thayer expects a sports gambling bill to be introduced during the next legislative session early in 2019. Thayer laid out the likely plans during Thursday’s symposium on sports betting at Keeneland. He said a sports betting bill would need to include guaranteed subsidies for the racing and breeding industries, horsemen […]

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The Friday Show Presented By The Match Series: Gambling On The Future?

In recent years, racetracks across the country have pursued supplemental revenue sources in various forms — slot machines, casino gaming, historical racing and now sports betting. In this week’s edition of The Friday Show, Scott Jagow and Ray Paulick discuss the backstory and latest developments with historical racing and share their thoughts on where sports […]

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TVG Adds Sports Betting Show To Sunday Morning Lineup

Today, TVG, America’s national horse racing network and an affiliate of FanDuel Group, announced the launch of its first ever live, integrated Sunday morning sports betting pregame show, More Ways to Win, and the premiere of Barstool Sports new syndicated program, The Barstool Sports Advisors. “The expansion of our Sunday morning programming, including our partnership with Barstool Sports, will bring […]

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KEEP: Sports Betting Holds ‘Great Potential’ For Kentucky, Racing Industry

Today, the Kentucky Equine Education Project (KEEP), Kentucky’s equine economic advocate, released a white paper outlining KEEP’s position on legal sports wagering in Kentucky. The white paper details what will be critical to allow for a successful implementation of sports wagering in Kentucky, following the Supreme Court of the United States’ ruling in May that […]

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Breeders’ Cup, BloodHorse To Present Sports Wagering Symposium Sept. 6

BloodHorse and Breeders’ Cup Ltd. announced today that they will present a “Sports Wagering and Impact on Horse Racing” symposium on Thursday, September 6, in the Keeneland Sales Pavilion in Lexington, Ky. Other sponsors of the symposium include Keeneland, the Kentucky Thoroughbred Association, Sportech, Equibase, and the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association. Additional promotional support […]

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Analysis: Gaming Stocks See ‘Statistically Significant’ Jump After Sports Betting Ruling

It’s still unclear what dominos are next to fall as legalized sports gambling ramps up, but according to an analysis from a University of Louisville economist, investors believe there will be a positive and significant impact on companies that operate casinos, racinos and sports books. In his report, Dr, Steven Vickner, an assistant professor in […]

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‘This Is The Industry’s Infancy’: New Jersey Sportsbooks Handle $40.7 Million In July

New Jersey’s sportsbooks did not disappoint in their first full month of operation, increasing wagers dramatically in June while nearly doubling the number of open sportsbooks to five. Such an increase was to be expected and a sign of what lies ahead, according to analysts for PlayNJ.com. “Considering the rate at which sportsbooks are opening in […]

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