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New Jersey to accept first sports bet this week

New Jersey is all set to begin its sports wagering business this week, following a years long battle, after Governor Phil Murphy signed Assembly Bill 4111, following Delaware’s lead on Tuesday of last week (June 5). Allowing sports betting at the state’s casinos and racetracks for certain professional and collegiate sports or athletic events, local media is stating that Monmouth …

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Unanimous vote leaves New Jersey on brink of sports betting

New Jersey is on the cusp of having a fully legal sports betting framework, after its legislature voted unanimously to pass a bill that will regulate and tax sports betting at casinos and racetracks in the State. The decision now rests with the State’s Governor, Phil Murphy who is in a position where he must give final confirmation prior to the …

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Betfair rolls out ‘first stage’ betting exchange for New Jersey

Today will see Betfair US launch its first stage exchange wagering service for New Jersey in partnership with state licensed racing operator Monmouth Park. The Paddy Power Betfair (PPB) US subsidiary will likely launch a limited market service due to the paucity of live racing events. In April Betfair US announced that it had been granted permission to launch its …

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Betfair US launches New Jersey exchange in partnership with Monmouth Park

Paddy Power Betfair (PPB) subsidiary Betfair US has announced that it is set to launch its exchange wagering services for the state of New Jersey, in partnership with licensed racetrack operator Monmouth Park. The partnership sees the first launch of a betting exchange product in the US market, allowing for players to take odds by proposing or matching anonymous trades …

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Betfair gains first New Jersey exchange wagering license

FTSE listed Betfair has achieved a significant breakthrough for its US operations, by gaining the first ever exchange wagering license granted by the New Jersey Racing Commission (NJRC). Betfair US in partnership with Darby Development the racetrack operator of Monmouth Park had its wagering exchange services granted approval by the New Jersey Sports & Exposition Authority (NJSEA). Following a review …

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Monmouth Park announces fantasy partnership with FSN

New Jersey state race track Monmouth Park has announced a strategic marketing partnership with fantasy sport operator Fantasy Sports Network (FSN), which will cater for the white-label product Monmouth Park Daily Fantasy Sports. The Monmouth Park fantasy product has been plugged into the FSN network to allow customers to access thousands of fantasy sports leagues, attaining the race track operator …

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Churchill Downs appoints Travis Stone as lead commentator

US racetrack operator Churchill Downs has appointed Travis Stone as lead race commentator. The appointment will see Stone takeover as the firm’s official race commentator from Larry Collmus, who is set to leave his position in April 2015 Stone (30) had previously served as main race track commentator for New Jersey states Monmouth Park race track. A New York native, …

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