Arizona Department of Gaming Releases January
Sports Betting & Fantasy Sports Figures
PHOENIX – Bettors in Arizona wagered over $591 million on sports in January of 2023, according to a new report by the Arizona Department of Gaming.
“We saw another substantial month of sports betting in Arizona to kick off 2023, with nearly $600 million wagered during January,” said Jackie Johnson, Director, ADG. “I look forward to monitoring how wagering progresses throughout the rest of the year.”
Event wagering privilege fees totaled over $2.8 million in the month, resulting in over $37 million in privilege fees collected by the state since the start of legal operations. Fantasy sports also had a strong month, with a new record of approximately $8.8 million in collected in-state entry fees and over $80 thousand in privilege fees collected by the state. You can view the full January event wagering & fantasy sports reports on the ADG website: LINK
Established by the Arizona State Legislature in 1995, ADG is the state regulatory agency for tribal gaming, racing and pari-mutuel/simulcast wagering, event wagering/fantasy sports and unarmed combat sports. ADG also provides and supports education, prevention and treatment programs for people and families affected by problem gambling through its Division of Problem Gambling and 24-hour confidential helpline, 1-800-NEXT-STEP.