The Illinois Gaming Board will launch a new competitive selection process on November 1 for the state’s three online-only sports betting licenses.
The new licensing round [...]
Illinois’ regulated sports betting market saw total amounts wagered increase by 60.5 per cent year-on-year to $789.6m in December 2021.
December handle generated by the state’s [...]
Illinois Governor J. B. Pritzker has signed legislation amending various bills related to sports betting, horse racing, casinos and video gaming terminals.
The adopted legislation will [...]
New York-listed gaming operator Full House Resorts has been selected by the Illinois Gaming Board to develop and operate a new casino and entertainment destination [...]
Illinois’ regulated sports betting market has seen total amounts wagered soar by 186 per cent to $400.4m in August 2021, with the comparable period last [...]
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, [...]