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Delaware Online Gambling Yields $173K In August

Three Sites Generate $38,654.69 From Online Poker


The state of Delaware’s three online gambling operators won $172,854.50 from gamblers during the month of August, according to figures released by the Delaware Lottery.

A total of $38,654.69 of that figure came from online poker (rake).

The $172,854.50 was slightly higher than July’s $172,496.41 in overall Internet gaming revenue. The figure of $38,654.69 for poker was the largest for Delaware since May.

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

Online gaming in Delaware first began in November 2013.

Currently, three firms offer online gaming in Delaware—Delaware Park, Dover Downs and Harrington Raceway. Delaware Park had around 70 percent of the market in August.