DraftKings’ NH sportsbook enjoys record-breaking October

| By Robert Fletcher
DraftKings’ offering in New Hampshire set new sports betting revenue and handle records during the month of October, state lottery figures reveal.

Players staked $98.2m (£73.7m/€87.5m) on sports during the month, surpassing the previous record of $68.1m, set in the month prior. This represented a 108.5% year-on-year increase, from $47.1m in October 2020.

Amounts wagered on the DraftKings mobile sportsbook alone reached $68.1m, a 69.4% increase from the prior year. Retail stakes, via the operator’s three betting locations, came to $30.1m.

After player winnings were paid out, gross gaming revenue for the month amounted to $5.4m. This too set a new record, surpassing the previous high of $4.8m from November 2020. The total was also 134.8% higher than October last year and 42.1% up on September of this year.

Read the full story on iGB North America.

Subscribe to the iGaming newsletter

softswiss banner