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Will US bettors abandon their black-market bookies?

A recent survey found almost three quarters of US sports bettors would “shift some or all” of their betting activity to legal channels if they had the option, but is this a likely scenario or a tad over-optimistic?

When it comes to illegal sports betting, the US has perhaps the most entrenched black market in the world, after decades of prohibition in 46 of its 50 states allowed street bookies and unlicensed, US-facing offshore operators to thrive. The salient question now being pondered, though, is whether with the repeal of PASPA – the…

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