You asked: Can you sports bet on DraftKings in Illinois?

Illinois became the 15th state to legalize sports betting on June 28, 2019. Anyone who is at least 21 years of age, has a valid United States Social Security Number and is physically within the state of Illinois can bet with DraftKings Sportsbook there.

Does DraftKings sportsbook work in Illinois?

Yes! Retail sports betting is live in Illinois at our sportsbook at DraftKings at Casino Queen. Visit our retail location to place a bet in person.

Why can’t I bet on DraftKings in Illinois?

If you’ve done any legal sports gambling in Illinois, you may be wondering why BetRivers, FanDuel, DraftKings, PointsBet and William Hill don’t accept bets involving Illinois colleges and universities. The answer is it’s illegal.

Can I bet on sports online in Illinois?

Illinois sports betting is legal and live online, but as of April 4, 2021, bettors must complete online registration in-person at a retail casino.

Is DraftKings legal in IL?

Illinois became the 15th state to legalize sports betting on June 28, 2019. Anyone who is at least 21 years of age, has a valid United States Social Security Number and is physically within the state of Illinois can bet with DraftKings Sportsbook there.

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Can you bet on Illinois If you live in Illinois?

Online sports betting and in-person sportsbooks are now live in Illinois. As of April 2021, you must visit a retail casino in Illinois to complete the sign-up process for an online sports betting account. Governor J.B.

Can I bet on college sports in Illinois?

Illinois is among a handful of states with legalized sports betting that have “carveouts” prohibiting wagering on games involving in-state colleges and universities.

How many states is DraftKings legal?

First off, yes, playing daily fantasy sports online on sites like DraftKings is legal in all but ten of the 50 states (more on that below).

What states is DraftKings legal in?

States where DraftKings is legal include:

  • Colorado.
  • Michigan.
  • Illinois.
  • Indiana.
  • Iowa.
  • North Carolina.
  • Virginia.
  • West Virginia.

Where can I place sports bets in Illinois?

Land-based retail sportsbooks in Illinois

Sportsbook Casino Launch of Online Sportsbook
BetRivers Rivers Casino Sportsbook 6/18/2020
DraftKings Sportsbook DraftKings at Casino Queen, East St. Louis 8/5/2020
Penn National Sportsbook at Argosy Casino Alton TBD
William Hill Grand Victoria 9/15/2020

How do I place a sports bet in Illinois?

Yes, online sports betting is legal in Illinois, meaning bettors can wager from a desktop, laptop, or mobile device. BetRivers was the first app to go live in the state on June 18, 2020, while DraftKings Sportsbook went live on August 5, 2020.

Is FanDuel sportsbook legal in Illinois?

FanDuel Sportsbook is Live in Illinois!

Is BetOnline legal in Illinois?

Is Online Sports Betting Safe In Illinois? Whether using a state internet sportsbook platform or another legal online sports betting operator like Bovada, BetOnline, MyBookie, SportsBetting, or XBet, all of these platforms are 100% safe for gamblers to use in Illinois.

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