Sports Bet Montana Paid Out Over Million Dollars in the Last Week
Football trumps this week’s handle with 57 percent.
HELENA, Montana (September 14, 2022) — Sports Bet Montana paid out over $1,000,000 to Montana bettors in the last week while retailers earned more than $38,000 in commission.
Football trumps this week’s handle with 57 percent. Baseball falls behind, totaling 31 percent of total bets wagered. Boxing and soccer each end the week with a 3 percent handle.
Bettors pocketed $1,006,181 in the last week while retailers saw over $38,700 in commissions.
Sports Bet Montana, powered by the Montana Lottery, was launched after legislation passed in 2019 became law. Sports Bet was designed to benefit Montana players, Montana businesses, and Montana citizens.
The Montana Lottery was created by a citizen’s referendum in 1986. Since then, it has paid over $774 million in prizes and returned approximately $302 million to the State of Montana and $83 million in retailer commissions.
SOURCE: The Montana Lottery.Sports Bet Montana, Baseball falls behind, Football