This week, the Tonto Apache Tribe announced the launch of its sports betting retail business in Arizona. The physical location is available at the Mazatzal Hotel & Casino. The venue is located in Payson and offers sports betting through a partnership with Churchill Downs.
Details about the new sports betting provider
the Mazatzal Hotel & Casino retail sports betting is carried out on site via a. to offer Sports betting from the TwinSpires brand. TwinSpires is Churchill Downs’ betting brand. Fans can access betting lines on professional and college teams in the United States as well as international sport.
Yesterday, the tribe launched mobile sports betting in Arizona through the TwinSpires app. Online services will be another way to access sports betting. The Tonto Apache tribe is one of ten to apply for and receive a license to offer services in the state following the passage of HB 2772.
Calvin Johnson, the chairman of Tonto Apache, commented on the new start The tribe had worked to obtain the license in recent years. The tribe is looking forward to offering a “dynamic sports betting offer” while supporting the community and bringing more sports fans to the casino.
On Sunday the casino offers a Sports betting kick-off party and invite sports fans to take part. The Grille has special dining options and cash prizes.
Arizona is a major market for Sports betting. The anticipation in the industry was great and the opening weekend of the NFL season marked the start of the state. GeoComply, the US geolocation service provider for online operations, reported that in April 4, ArizonaNS Place on the opening weekend when it comes to online transactions.
The state saw over 270,000 new accounts created within four days. This coupled with the number of bets placed shows that there is a demand for sports betting in this region of the country. Several online sites and apps, as well as retail sites, opened on September 9th. Big names like Barstool, BetMGM, Caesars, DraftKings and FanDuel are in the mix.
Even more online accounts are expected to open in Arizona in the coming weeks and more bets to be placed as other operators join the promotion. The market is quite large and it will be interesting to see how the state compares to other states in the US over the coming months.