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Delaware Online Gambling Sites Win $173K In July

Online Poker Revenue Up Over June's Total


The state of Delaware’s three online gambling operators won $173,096.40 from gamblers during the calendar month of June, according to figures released by the Delaware Lottery.

$31,397.57 of that figure came from online poker.

The $173,000 was lower than June’s $187,000 in overall Internet gaming revenue. The figure of more than $31,000 for poker was an uptick, as June’s web poker win was $25,607.60.

The best month for online poker in Delaware was December, when online poker revenue was $106,922.76. April’s overal I-gaming revenue of $240,762.63 is the best so far.

Online gaming in Delaware first began in November 2013.

The $25,000 from online poker play in June was the tiniest such total since launch.

Currently, three firms offer online gaming in Delaware—Delaware Park, Dover Downs and Harrington Raceway. Delaware Park had around 65 percent of the market in June.

For a bit of comparison, Nevada’s online poker industry was $1.037 million in June was a record. New Jersey had overall Internet gambling revenue of $10.07 million in July, of which $2.15 million came from web poker. Just these three states have online gambling.

The July numbers aren’t yet out for Nevada.