Colorado clears $50M in September sports wagering revenue, on $450M handle

Colorado clears $50M in September sports wagering revenue, on $450M handle

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  • Chris Altruda, Sports Handle
November 1, 2022 5:31 PM
  • Chris Altruda, Sports Handle

Much like the Denver Broncos, bettors in Colorado had plenty of problems generating wins in September.

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The Colorado Department of Revenue announced a record $51.3 million in gross sports wagering revenue for September, adding to the lengthy parade of states that have set monthly records in an unprecedented rout of the public in the post-PASPA era.

The September figure was nearly double August’s haul of $25.9 million and easily shattered the previous standard of $36.8 million established last November — the last time operators went on a rampage of this level nationally. Colorado became the eighth state this month to reach $50 million in revenue.