FanDuel smashes New York weekly mobile handle record

FanDuel smashes New York weekly mobile handle record

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  • Chris Altruda, Sports Handle
November 5, 2023 9:47 AM
  • Chris Altruda, Sports Handle

The New York State Gaming Commission reported Wednesday that FanDuel accepted $274.7 million worth of wagers through online betting and its mobile betting app for the week ending Oct. 29, an all-time record for weekly action since New York mobile sports betting launched in January 2022.

Caesars Sportsbook previously held the record at $229.7 million, which it set the week ending Jan. 23, 2022. That was the third week of mobile betting in the state, which came at a time when Caesars made a bold splash in the Empire State with sportsbook bonus offers of $300 in free wagers and initial deposit matches up to $3,000.

It also had been the only instance of weekly handle topping $200 million among any of the state’s nine mobile books.