Tag Archives: monmouth park
- New federal sports betting bill intro’d as New Jersey preps ‘nuclear option’
May 25, 2017
As New Jersey prepares its ‘nuclear option’ for legal sports betting, one of the state’s federal representatives is taking another run at lifting the US betting ban. On Thursday, New Jersey Rep. Frank Pallone Jr. introduced the Gaming Accountability and Modernization Enhancement Act of 2017, aka the GAME Act. The...
- Betfair US, Monmouth Park to launch New Jersey exchange wagering site on May 10
April 21, 2016
The US division of UK-listed online gambling operator Betfair will launch America’s first exchange wagering site next month. Betfair US, now part of the Paddy Power Betfair behemoth, along with their Darby Development partners at New Jersey’s Monmouth Park racetrack, announced this week that exchange wagering would officially commence in...
- Betfair celebrates as New Jersey issues America’s first exchange wagering license
November 21, 2015
New Jersey has become the first US state to issue an exchange wagering license, ending a long and often frustrating journey for the US division of UK-listed betting exchange Betfair. On Wednesday, the New Jersey Racing Commission held its latest executive session, at which it formally approved an application by...
- Monmouth Park inks DFS marketing deal; DFS endgame is real-money sports betting
February 24, 2015
New Jersey’s Monmouth Park racetrack has struck a marketing partnership with the Fantasy Sports Network (FNTSY) to promote the track’s new daily fantasy sports product. Monmouth biz-dev VP Bill Knauf said the partnership encompassed brand cross-promotion and development of an on-site presence at the track. Louis Malone, chief strategy officer...
- Indiana sports betting bill intro’d; Canada MP pleads NHL to rethink betting stance
January 10, 2015
A member of Indiana’s state House of Representatives has introduced a bill to authorize legal sports betting at state casinos (land-based or riverboat), racinos and off-track betting sites. House Bill 1073 has no official name, but it should be called the We Can’t Do Squat Until The Feds Say It’s...
- Monmouth Park to offer fantasy sports as it awaits New Jersey sports bet appeal
November 23, 2014
New Jersey’s Monmouth Park racetrack wants in on the burgeoning fantasy sports betting business. On Saturday, adviser Dennis Drazin said the track was still mulling the potential legal ramifications of such a move given Friday’s summary judgment against the state’s real-money sports betting plans. But Drazin said “on its face,...
Why the DraftKings & FanDuel merger may not go ahead
March 24, 2017
Maine legalizes daily fantasy sports
August 3, 2017
Law panel leans towards regulating gambling in India
March 20, 2017