In January 2021, Virginia’s premier online sports booking platform will launch. This will include Draftkings, RiversBet, and MGM. Bets on college and youth games are not available currently. In addition, from June 2020, Online Sports Booking will be available in the District of Columbia. The gaming industry is monitored by the Federal Office of Lottery and Gaming. State-licensed casinos in West Virginia can offer sports betting. For more information, visit

The legalization of online sports betting has been in conjunction with a surge of legislative and business momentum. While betting is now legal in a majority of states, four major American sports leagues have formed partnerships with betting companies for sports and have launched official channels for sport booking. Retail casinos have responded to the Coronavirus outbreak by launching new channels to book sports. This has also prompted an increase in online sports betting. In-person casinos are currently finding ways to increase their gaming capabilities.