Baseball Dominates the Week at Sports Bet Montana

June 27, 2023 | Government

Sports Bet Montana rewards players, businesses

HELENA, Montana (June 26, 2023) – The Montana Lottery today released sports wagering data for the week ending June 24:

  • Handle: $641,086
  • Payout: $550,748
  • Gross Gaming Revenue: $90,338
  • Sales Agent Commissions: $19,200

The top three sports by percent of total handle were:

  • Baseball (79%)
  • Basketball (4%)
  • Golf (4%)

The Montana Lottery’s sports wagering product, Sports Bet Montana, launched after legislation passed in 2019 became law. To access an archive of Sports Bet Montana data, click here.

The Montana Lottery was created by 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.

Contact: Dan Iverson, 444 | 5809.

SOURCE: The Montana Lottery.