Ohio’s sports activities betting regulator is rapidly shutting down a promo that noticed Fanatics merchandise prospects get entry to bonus sports activities bets. [Image: Shutterstock.com]
The Ohio On line casino Management Fee (OCCC) is rapidly placing an finish to a brand new Fanatics Sportsbook promotion. The operator was providing bonus bets for folks in Ohio who bought merchandise from Fanatics and opened a brand new sportsbook account. Folks on social media started speaking concerning the provide on Wednesday:
The OCCC didn’t clarify which regulation or rule the promo breaches. Fanatics Betting and Gaming CEO Matt King appeared on the SBC Summit North America final week and revealed that folks buying on the Fanatics web site would quickly see sports activities betting-related provides. He additionally defined that sportsbook customers may have an opportunity to win signed merchandise by way of sure sorts of participant prop bets.
trying to leverage its database of 95 million attire and merchandise prospects
Fanatics is trying to leverage its database of 95 million attire and merchandise prospects to realize a robust foothold within the US sports activities betting sector. Earlier this week, it introduced the acquisition of sportsbook operator PointsBet’s US belongings for $150m. This deal will present Fanatics with entry to greater than a dozen states.