The state’s Division of Gaming has released Colorado sports betting figures showing that over $ 200 million was wagered just in September. That’s up 61% compared to the month of August.
Despite the American football season ‘kicking off’, baseball was the sport with the most money wagered. More than $ 47 million of bets were placed, with football second, basketball third and then followed by hockey.
The activity added nearly $ 70,000 in taxes to state coffers, the division reported. The sports gambling industry debuted in Colorado on May 1st, and amid a pandemic that put a hold on many professional sports.
You can read more on Colorado sports betting at the Yogo Net website.