Sports Betting Media Releases

Recent Releases

April 28,2023- Colorado Division of Gaming released March Sports Betting Figures 

April 3, 2023- Colorado Division of Gaming Releases February Sports Betting Figures

March 9, 2023- Colorado Division of Gaming Statement on WWE Wagering

March 2, 2023- Super Bowl Wagering and January Sports Betting Numbers Released by Colorado Division of Gaming

February 23, 2023- Division of Gaming Distributes Over $1.5 Million In Grants Organizations Addressing Problem Gambling in Colorado

January 31, 2023- December Brings $2.5 Million in Sports Betting Taxes

January 3, 2023- Sports Betting Numbers for November Released by Colorado Division of Gaming

December 2, 2022- October Sports Betting Figures Continue Upward Trend

November 1, 2022- Football Season Prompts a 55% Increase in Sports Wagers for September

October 4, 2022- Sports Betting Numbers for August Released by Colorado Division of Gaming

September 15, 2022- Gaming Commission Approves $11.4 Million Distribution to Colorado Water Plan from Second Year of Sports Betting

September 1, 2022- July’s Sports Betting Numbers Released by Colorado Division of Gaming

August 2, 2022- Hockey Wagers Increased by 177% Despite a Decrease in Total Wagers for June 2022

June 30, 2022- May’s Sports Betting Numbers Released by Colorado Division of Gaming

May 27, 2022- April Sports Betting Numbers Released as Colorado Closes in on $7 Billion Lifetime Figure

April 27, 2022- Colorado Sports Betting Numbers Receive an Assist from March Madness

March 31, 2022- February’s Sports Betting Numbers Released by Colorado Division of Gaming

March 4, 2022- Division of Gaming Suspends All Sports Betting on Russian and Belarussian Leagues, Players, and Events

March 1, 2022- January Hits New Sports Betting Record with $573 Million in Wagers

January 31, 2022- Colorado Bettors Have Wagered Over $5 Billion Since Sports Betting Legalization

January 3, 2022- Colorado Division of Gaming Releases November 2021 Sports Betting Figures

Previous Media Releases


November 30, 2021- Colorado Sports Betting Continues Upward Trend with Another Record-Breaking Month

October 29, 2021- September Sports Betting Figures Set Another Record with Return of Football

September 27, 2021- Colorado Division of Gaming Releases August 2021 Sports Betting Figures

September 23, 2021- $8.5 Million Given to Beneficiaries in the State’s First Distribution of Sports Betting Tax Revenues

September 2, 2021- Colorado Division of Gaming Releases July 2021 Sports Betting Figures

July 27, 2021- Colorado Division of Gaming Releases June 2021 Sports Betting Figures

June 25, 2021- Colorado Division of Gaming Releases May 2021 Sports Betting Figures

May 25, 2021- Colorado Collects $6.6 Million in Taxes from Sports Betting in the First Year

May 10, 2021- Colorado Closes Out the First Year of Sports Betting With Over $2.3 Billion in Wagers

April 27, 2021- Colorado Hits $2 Billion Mark in Sports Betting Wagers

March 30, 2021- CORRECTION NOTICE: Optimistic Outlook for Colorado Sports Betting Continues Despite Slight Decrease in February Wagers 

March 29, 2021- Optimistic Outlook for Colorado Sports Betting Continues Despite Slight Decrease in February Wagers

February 25, 2021- A New Year, A New Record-Setting Month for Sports Betting 

January 25, 2021- Sports Betting Caps Off 2020 with Over $1.1 Billion in Total Wagers


Media Release 12/22/2020: Colorado Sees Another Lucrative Month of Sports Betting Wagers 

Media Release 11/30/2020: Colorado Tax Revenues from Sports Betting Hit Record Total

Media Release 10/23/2020: Colorado Sports Betting Wagers Continue to Climb with Football's Return

Media Release 9/23/2020: Colorado Sports Betting Wagers See a 117% Increase in the Fourth Month of Legalization

Media Release 8/26/2020: Colorado Sports Betting Surged in July with the Return of National League Sports

Media Release 7/28/2020: June 2020 Figures for Sports Betting Wagering Released

Media Release 7/13/2020: Colorado Department of Revenue Releases Initial Revenue Report for First Month of Sports Betting Wagering


Media Release 11/7/2019: Colorado voters pass Proposition DD allowing for legalized sports betting in Colorado


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