Fanduel launches sportsbooks in Louisiana and Maryland

The sportsbooks are to open this week.
The sportsbooks are to open this week.

The sportsbook will launch at the Delta Downs Racetrack Casino & Hotel in Louisiana and Live! Casino & Hotel in Maryland.

US.- Fanduel will launch sports betting in Louisiana and Maryland this week, subject to regulatory approvals.

 In Louisiana, FanDuel, Boyd Gaming, and Delta Downs Racetrack Casino & Hotel have confirmed that the opening of the FanDuel Sportsbook at Delta Downs on Thursday, November 9, pending regulatory approvals.

The 2,000-square-foot FanDuel Sportsbook has three live betting windows, 30 self-service betting terminals, 22 video displays, and more than 40 seats. A ribbon-cutting ceremony will take place in the afternoon, and Football Hall of Famer Randy White will place a ceremonial first bet at the new sportsbook.

The next day, on November 10, FanDuel, Cordish Companies and Live! Casino & Hotel will launch legal sports betting in Maryland, again subject to regulatory approvals. The 14,000 square foot sports lounge features a 100-foot-wide media screen, two main bars, luxury viewing chairs, and VIP areas. The ribbon-cutting ceremony will feature Football Hall of Famer Ed Reed, who will place the ceremonial first bet during the morning.

See also: Two gaming venues approved for sports betting in Maryland

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