BetMGM will launch an internet sportsbook with Revolutionary Racing Kentucky on September 28 and a retail sportsbook this fall within the Bluegrass State. [Image: Shutterstock.com]
When sports activities betting goes stay in Kentucky in a month, BetMGM might be one of many gamers available in the market. On Monday, the corporate introduced a partnership with Revolutionary Racing Kentucky (RRKY) that can permit BetMGM to function each retail and on-line sportsbooks within the Bluegrass State.
its on-line sportsbook might be able to go from day one
Legalized on the finish of March, retail sports activities betting will launch on September 7, a key date, because it marks opening day for the NFL season. On-line wagering is slated to come back three weeks later. BetMGM stated its on-line sportsbook might be able to go from day one.
Its 5,200 square-foot retail sportsbook at RRKY’s Sandy’s Racing & Gaming in Ashland can be anticipated to open this fall. Shortly thereafter, development will start on the state’s first quarter horse racetrack and equestrian heart on a 182-acre plot of land subsequent to Sandy’s. The primary races are anticipated to run in 2025.
All 9 of Kentucky’s horse racetracks are eligible for each retail and on-line sports activities betting licenses, as is the Kentucky Speedway. Every venue can associate with as much as three web operators, so there may very well be as many as 30 sports activities betting skins within the state.