|Monday, May 19, 2008|
|US online wagering continues to grow|
According to information published by the gaming authorities in the US state of Oregon, where some of the US largest online wagering operators are licensed, online wagering grew by almost 3% in the first quarter of 2008. This is in sharp contrast with the flat and in some instances declining betting through other distribution, like on-track.
Betting through Oregon licensed websites now represent roughly 10% of the total US wagering. Downs, Presque Isle Downs, River Downs, and Thistledown.