Category: US

36% More Americans Will Bet On The NFL This Season

Based on research released this week by the American Gaming Association (AGA), over 45 million Americans plan to place wagers on the NFL during the 2021 season. This marks a 36% jump from last season’s figures. Naturally, the increase is driven mainly by the growing legal sportsbook industry that makes legal and safe betting available to many more Americans across the country.

More Betting Operators Launching in Iowa

On Wednesday, Unibet announced that it had submitted its application for online sports betting in Iowa in partnership with Harrah’s Council Bluffs Casino.

Chicago-based operator Fubo Gaming also gets ready to launch in Iowa.

On Tuesday, the fuboTV subsidiary revealed that it had gotten approval from the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission to proceed with a market access partnership with Casino Queen that will see it provide advanced deposit online sports betting in Iowa.