PointsBet passed over for Arizona licence as state awards sports betting permits

DraftKings, FanDuel and BetMGM among major US operators to receive first 18 licences awarded by Grand Canyon State regulators

PointsBet’s ambitious US expansion plan was dealt a hammer blow over the weekend after the operator missed out on a highly coveted sports betting licence to operate in Arizona. Regulators from the Arizona Department of Gaming (ADG) unveiled the first 18 recipients of a sports betting licence in the state, which did not include PointsBet…

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