The legality of sports betting is still a matter of debate however, some states have started to allow the practice. of betting on sports is in Iowa from 2019, both online and offline. The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission regulates the business, and the licensing fee is borne by the online operator. In Michigan, sports betting is legal online and in retail casinos. The program was launched in three casinos in March of 2020, which was a month ahead of the Coronavirus pandemic. Mississippi also dabbled in the field of sport betting but hasn’t fully adopted mobile wagering.

The repeal of PASPA caused a surge in legislative and business momentum. Four major American sports leagues have joined forces with betting companies on sports in recent years. Some have even established official sports booking channels. Nevada is a notable exception. Sports betting payouts have always been based on results. PASPA has prohibited both in-person and online sports betting, with the exception of Nevada. However, apps for betting on sports assist users in processing payments, registering betting decisions, and acting as digital clearinghouses for payments and bet calls.