Sports Betting News

6 Best Books That Ohio Sports Fans Must Read

August 8, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

For sports fans in Ohio there’s a lot to cheer for, and much to be proud of. Many of the greatest athletes (and most successful coaches) have hailed from the Buckeye State, which gives fans in the state a lot to read about. Columbus produced arguably the greatest golfer in history (Jack Nicklaus), and basketball’s […]

What to Expect from PlayUp Interactive Sports Betting App in Ohio

August 4, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

PlayUp Interactive is among the many sports betting companies that have applied for an operator’s license with the Ohio Casino Control Commission. The company could be approved later this year to offer its sports betting app, in time for the statewide Jan. 1, 2023 launch of the legal market. JACK Cleveland Casino is listed as the Proprietor […]

Officials: Ohio Sports Betting to Launch at Stroke of Midnight on New Year’s Day

August 3, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

Sports betting will launch in Ohio at the first possible moment, an Ohio Casino Control Commission official revealed in a meeting on Wednesday. As PlayOhio reported, OCCC executive director Matt Schuler stated during the Aug. 3 commission hearing that “Once the ball drops in Times Square, sports gaming can commence.” Following communication about the meaning […]

Pro Football Hall of Fame Visitor Guide

August 3, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

For many people, going to Canton means one thing: visiting the shrine to what many consider America’s true pastime — the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The Pro Football Hall of Fame honors the greats of the game but also serves as a museum that tells the story of the sport, which is woven into […]

Ohio Lottery Guides Businesses Making Sports Betting Kiosks Payouts

August 2, 2022 | By: Christopher Gerlacher

Ohio’s sports betting bill will allow small businesses to have sports betting kiosks in their establishments. So, Ohioans could find betting kiosks in local bars and restaurants. But those small businesses would need the money on hand to pay winnings immediately. The Ohio Lottery has released guidance about how to overcome this small business challenge. […]

What Will Out The Gate Sports Betting App Offer Ohio Sports Bettors?

August 2, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

In total, 22 sportsbooks have applied for a license to operate on Jan. 1, 2023, when the Ohio sports betting market starts accepting legal bets. Among that group is Out The Gate, Inc., an unfamiliar name in the industry. Out The Gate has applied for both a mobile and retail sports betting license, according to […]

Cleveland Browns Betting Odds Improve After Deshaun Watson Suspension Announcement

August 1, 2022 | By: Cody Kutzer

The Deshaun Watson suspension announcement was finally handed down Monday morning. Sue L. Robinson, a retired federal court judge who oversaw the disciplinary hearings, recommended a six-game suspension for Watson. The NFL has three days to appeal the decision, but sportsbooks have wasted no time adjusting the Cleveland Browns’ betting odds, including their odds for […]

Top 6 Ohio College Football Players Who Did Not Attend Ohio State

August 1, 2022 | By: Craig Williams

The state of Ohio has a rich football heritage spanning the Friday night lights through NFL Sundays. Of course that also includes the most popular of all: college football. Ohioans will be allowed to wager on college football when legal sports betting launches in the state on Jan. 1, 2023. While Ohio State University reigns […]

What Will the Gamewise Sports Betting App Bring to Ohio?

July 31, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

More than 20 sportsbooks have applied for a sports betting license to operate in Ohio, which opens its market on Jan. 1, 2023. Included in that group is Gamewise, which apparently would operate a sports betting app under its Betly brand. The Gamewise Sports Betting App, named Betly, is a joint venture between GAMING1 and […]

Will Cornhole Betting be Included on Ohio Sports Betting Apps?

July 29, 2022 | By: Dan Holmes

When sports betting launches in Ohio on Jan. 1, 2023, you’ll find college football and pro football games to wager on — as well as basketball and many other traditionally popular sports. But what about emerging sporting events like cornhole? Will professional cornhole leagues be on the list of approved betting wagers of Ohio sports […]