The South Dakota Commission on Gaming has reported that Deadwood casino visitors wagered $134.2m.
US.- Deadwood’s casinos saw their casino and sports betting gaming handle increase year-on-year in March. The South Dakota Commission on Gaming has reported that visitors wagered $134.2m, up 3 per cent compared to March 2022. It was the state’s highest monthly total since September 2022.
Players gambled $125.3m on slot machines and $7.9m on table games. The slot machine handle increased by 3 per cent and table game handle by 7.8 per cent when compared to 2022. Sports wagering generated a $923,904 handle, down 5.2 per cent year-on-year, led by wagers on NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament and the NCAA’s Men’s Basketball.
The South Dakota Commission on Gaming reported that Deadwood gaming operators rewarded players with almost $1m in free play in March, leaving taxable adjusted gross revenues of almost $11.8m.