Sports Gambling Sets Record In Virginia

December 6, 2023 Virginia News

Apparently, we here in Virginia like to place bets on things. According to new numbers just released by the Virginia Lottery, sports betting has set a record in Virginia, where more than a half a billion dollars was wagered in October alone. This October, Virginians wagered $571.4 million, the highest since legal sports betting began in 2021. As for how those bets paid out… well, gamblers in Virginia took home $507.4 million in winnings in October.