Feb 9, 2024 - News

Charted: Virginia's sport betting handles in 2023

Data: Legal Sports Report; Chart: Axios Visuals
Data: Legal Sports Report; Chart: Axios Visuals

Virginia's sports betting handle — the amount gamblers wager both online and in person — reached $5.6 billion last year.

Be smart: Temptation will be high during Sunday's Super Bowl.

  • Set a budget, know the odds and bet cautiously, the state's Council on Problem Gambling recommends.

The American Gambling Association estimates a record-shattering $23.1 billion will be bet on this year's Super Bowl, up from $16 billion last year, the group predicted.

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