Industry News of the Day for July 8, 2021

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New York: 

  • Play NY, 7.7.21; Gaming Commission Misses RFA Deadline, Putting Launch Timeline In Doubt 
    • The New York State Gaming Commission (NYSGC) has missed the deadline to issue a request for applications (RFA) for parties interested in offering online sports betting in the Empire State. 
  • Action Network, 7.7.21: New York Online Sportsbook Hopefuls’ Wait Continues 
    • It’s been nearly a week since New York officials were scheduled to release application details for the state’s limited online sports betting licenses, prolonging what remains one of the critical developments of the early years for legal U.S. wagering. 




  • NASCAR, 7.7.21: Colorado Sports Betting Numbers Show Positive Signs For Motorsports 
    • Motorsports returned to the top 10 most bet sports in Colorado in May, according to a report released by the state’s Department of Revenue. The month of April marked the first time since February auto racing did not appear on the list of top 10 sports by handle in the Centennial State.