US’ Online Sportsbook Revenue Reports for June Contain Mostly Good News

Most major domestic sports leagues remained shut down throughout June, but legal online sportsbooks in the US still found a way to thrive. Driven by sports like table tennis, international soccer, and golf, many states with legal online sports betting realized month-over-month revenue gains.

New Jersey’s online sportsbooks took in more than $12.7 million in revenue, while Pennsylvania’s mobile sports betting platforms earned more than $6.7 million in June.

Colorado’s sports betting industry continued to post solid earnings, bringing in nearly $3.5 million in revenue in the second full month of operations.

New Jersey Online Sports Betting Revenue June 2020

Retail OperatorOnline SkinsJune 2020 RevenueMonth-Over-Month ChangeYTD RevenueYear-Over-Year Change
New Meadowlands RacetrackFanDuel Sportsbook, PointsBet$6,162,503
+43.7%
$49,558,898
+9.8%
Resorts Digital GamingDraftKings Sportsbook, FOX Bet, Resorts$3,878,994
+3.0%
$33,289,961
+13.1%
Borgata Hotel CasinoBorgata Sports, BetMGM$881,435
+25.7%
$5,778,623
+3423.7%
Ocean Casino ResortWilliam Hill Sportsbook at Ocean Casino$691,135
+57.1%
$3,989,484
-33.8%
Darby Development (Monmouth Park)Monmouth Park Sportsbook by William Hill, SugarHouse, TheScoreBet$593,548
+27.3%
$6,182,250
-17.0%
Hard Rock Atlantic CityHard Rock, Bet365, Unibet$450,589
+95.9%
$1,329,129
+1672.1%
Bally’s Park PlaceCaesars Sportsbook, 888 Sport$43,561
-59.4%
$740,587
-45.4%
Golden NuggetGolden Nugget, BetAmerica$66,533
+22.2%
$381,314
+98.5%
Tropicana Casino & ResortWilliam Hill Sportsbook Tropicana Atlantic City$5,245
-77.7%
$150,253
+390.8%
Totals$12,773,543
+26.8%$101,400,499+12.8%

New Jersey’s Online Sportsbooks Keep Climbing

Overall revenue for New Jersey’s online sportsbooks gained for the second consecutive month. New Jersey’s nine retail operators realized more than $12.7 million in overall revenue across the state’s 19 different online sports betting platforms.

The gains represented a 26.8% increase in month-over-month revenue compared to May. New Meadowlands, powered by the FanDuel Sportsbook skin, continues to reign supreme in New Jersey, with nearly half of all year-to-date revenue in New Jersey so far in 2020.

Resorts Digital Gaming, with DraftKings Sportsbook as it’s main revenue driver, held position as the second-highest revenue-earning operator in the state.

Despite widespread hiatus in domestic and international sports leagues, New Jersey’s online sportsbooks are up 12.8% in year-over-year earnings. The breakdown of June 2020 revenue from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement can be found here.

Pennsylvania Online Sports Betting Revenue June 2020

Retail OperatorOnline SkinsJune 2020 RevenueMonth-Over-Month ChangeYTD Revenue
Valley Forge Casino ResortFanDuel Sportsbook$2,870,941
-0.1%
$24,970,568
The MeadowsDraftKings Sportsbook$1,366,999
+4.4%
$14,677,616
Parx CasinoParx Sportsbook$692,649

+123.8%
$5,332,694
Mount Airy Casino ResortFOX Bet$683,217
+63.9%
$3,827,299
Rivers PhiladelphiaSugarHouse Sportsbook$594,862
+12.6%
$6,004,329
Rivers PittsburghBetRivers Sportsbook$519,774
+60.2%
$4,978,430
Presque Isle DownsBetAmerica$16,519128.9%$154,212
Mohegan Sun PoconoUnibet Sportsbook$14,490
-90.4%


$1,374,924
Harrah’s PhiladelphiaCaesars Sportsbook-$25
N/A$1,029
Totals$6,759,426
+14.2%
$61,321,101

Upward Trend Continues For Pennsylvania

Much like in New Jersey, Pennsylvania online sportsbooks enjoyed an increase in earnings compared to the previous month. Mobile sportsbooks in the Keystone State were up 14.2% in revenue overall, taking in more than $6.7 million.

FanDuel Sportsbook cleared $2.8 million in revenue for the second straight month, and continues to hold the top spot among the state’s online sportsbooks. DraftKings Sportsbook maintained status as Pennsylvania’s second-most popular platform, with more than $1.36 million earned in June.

The Pennsylvania scene remains competitive after DraftKings and FanDuel. Parx Sportsbook, FOX Bet, SugarHouse and BetRivers all realized month-to-month revenue gains.

Pennsylvania’s online sportsbooks have earned more than $61 million overall in 2020. The June 2020 figures from the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board can be found here.

Indiana Online Sports Betting Revenue June 2020

Retail OperatorOnline SkinsJune 2020 RevenueMonth-Over-Month ChangeYTD Revenue
Ameristar CasinoDraftKings Sportsbook$1,600,537
-11.2%
$17,015,089
Blue Chip CasinoFanDuel Sportsbook$839,056
-20.5%
$8,496,514
French Lick ResortBetRivers Sportsbook$157,889


-6.4%
$1,725,865
Belterra CasinoBetMGM$132,133
+7.0%


$687,487
Hollywood LawrenceburgPointsBet$33,442
-55.2%
$168,751
Horseshoe HammondCaesars Sportsbook$3,658
+32.8%
$6,413
Rising Star CasinoBetAmerica$2,162
-78.5%
$19,641
Totals$2,768,877
-14.5%
$28,119,760

Indiana’s Mobile Sportsbooks Lose Traction In June

The trend of revenue gains seen in Pennsylvania and New Jersey didn’t carry over to Indiana. Overall revenue for mobile sportsbooks in the Hoosier State took a hit compared to May, with a 14.5% decrease in earnings.

BetMGM realized a 7% revenue gain, but most of the other online platforms in Indiana decreased in month-to-month revenue. DraftKings Sportsbook still holds as the top choice for online sports betting in Indiana, followed by FanDuel Sportsbook.

The revenue numbers for June reported by the Indiana Gaming Commission can be seen here.

Iowa Online Sports Betting Revenue June 2020

Retail OperatorOnline SkinsJune 2020 RevenueMonth-Over-Month ChangeYTD Revenue
Prairie MeadowsWilliam Hill Sportsbook at Prairie Meadows$239,182
-4.8%
$2,286,546
Wild Rose CasinoDraftKings Sportsbook$149,933

+105.0%
$333,514
Isle CasinoWilliam Hill Sportsbook at Isle Casino$127,527+20.0%
$1,019,647
Elite Casino ResortsElite Sportsbook$89,609
+166.4%
$765,580
Hard Rock CasinoHard Rock Sportsbook$19,931
+45.0%
$174,450
Lakeside Hotel CasinoWilliam Hill Sportsbook at Lakeside Hotel Casino$16,344
+14.7%
$91,431
Q CasinoQ Sportsbook$11,753
N/A$124,740
Catfish Bend CasinoPointsBet$7,776-59.4%
$105,933
Totals$662,055+30.7%
$5,307,300

Mobile Sports Betting Surges In Iowa

Led by William Hill Sportbook at Prairie Meadows, Iowa’s online sports betting platforms realized a 30.7% revenue gain overall from May to June.

DraftKings Sportsbook, licensed to Wild Rose Casino, saw a 105% increase in month-over-month revenue. Elite Sportsbook came in as another big gainer, realizing a 166.4% increase in June compared to May.

The June revenue reports from the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission can be found here.

Colorado Sports Betting Revenue June 2020

SportTotal WagersPayments to PlayersHouse Take/Loss
Table Tennis$9,148,983.78$8,613,560.58$535,423.20
Soccer$4,136,068.79$3,847,441.38$288,627.41
Golf$3,436,743.27$2,966,895.68$469,847.59
MMA$2,159,115.52$2,151,447.24$7,668.28
Tennis$1,336,627.89$1,276,160.05$60,467.84
Baseball$1,238,543.27$1,201,296.48$37,246.79
Motorsports$617,682.93$519,181.19$98,501.74
Basketball$442,545.77$331,842.40$110,703.37
Boxing$315,552.20$278,328.73$37,223.47
Football - Pro American$94,436.80$3,106.88$91,329.92
Parlays/Combinations$4,673,441.21$3,881,682.92$791,758.29
Other$10,537,237.73$9,581,991.02$955,246.71
Total$38,136,949.16$34,652,934.55$3,484,014.61

Colorado’s Sportbooks Off To A Solid Start

Legal sports betting in Colorado went live on May 1, 2020. In the second full month of operations for the industry, Colorado sportsbooks brought in more than $3.48 million in revenue.

Numbers from the Colorado Division of Gaming show that table tennis takes the top spot as the most popular sport for Colorado bettors in June. These numbers reflect reports on six online sportsbook and one retail sportsbook.

DraftKings SportsBook, FanDuel Sportsbook, and FOX Bet represent some of the mobile sportsbook choices for Colorado bettors.

About the Author

Geoff Fisk

Geoff Fisk is a San Diego-based writer, specializing in the poker and gambling industries. He’s written for numerous platforms and has traveled the globe as a live poker tournament reporter. Geoff’s interests include the legal online poker industry in the U.S. and abroad.