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.