The City of Chicago has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for a sole casino resort license in the nation’s third-largest metropolitan market.
The Illinois Gambling [...]
Illinois’ regulated sports betting market surpassed $500m in wagers for the second consecutive month in February 2021.
The state’s licensed sportsbooks collected total wagers of $509.8m [...]
Illinois’ regulated sports betting market reached a new record high in January 2021 as total wagers surpassed $500m for the first time.
Wagers grew for the [...]
New York-listed Penn National Gaming has secured approval to launch its Barstool-branded online sports betting offering in Illinois.
The regulatory approval from the Illinois Gaming Board [...]
Illinois House Representatives Robert Rita and Jonathan Carroll have introduced legislation to authorise online gaming.
The Internet Gaming Act would allow the state’s casinos and racetracks [...]
Flutter Entertainment-owned FanDuel Group is poised to make a multi-million-dollar investment in Fairmount Park, which will see the Illinois racetrack rebranded as FanDuel Sportsbook and [...]
Illinois’ regulated sports betting market generated total wagers of $52.5m in its first month of operation in July.
There were just two operators live in July, [...]
Sydney-listed sports betting operator PointsBet is set to go live in Illinois next month in partnership with Hawthorne Race Course.
PointsBet was awarded a temporary operating [...]
The Illinois Gaming Board published emergency rules Thursday to allow sportsbooks to operate under different brands.
Illinois regulations previously only allowed internet and mobile sports betting [...]
The Illinois Gaming Board (IGB) has released further regulations regarding the conduct of sports betting, paving the way for the issuance of temporary operating permits [...]
The Illinois Gaming Board is accepting sports betting license applications under emergency rules released Thursday.
New York-listed Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has confirmed that its racecourse in Illinois will apply for a sports betting license in the state, but has [...]