Which States is FanDuel Sportsbook Legal In?

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States FanDuel Sportsbook is Legal In

Official name: FanDuel Group (as a subsidiary of Flutter Entertainment)

Launch date: 2009 (DFS) & 2018 (Sportsbook)

Founders: Nigel Eccles, Lesley Eccles, Tom Griffiths, Rob Jones, Chris Stafford

State

Online

Retail Partner

Arizona

Yes

Phoenix Suns (team partner)

Colorado

Yes

Golden Gates Casino

Connecticut

Yes

Mohegan Sun

Illinois

Yes

Par-A-Dice Hotel Casino

Indiana

Yes

Belterra Casino Resort

Iowa

Yes

Diamond Jo Worth Casino

Louisiana

Yes

Delta Downs Casino & Treasure Chest Casino

Michigan

Yes

MotorCity Casino

Mississippi

No

Twin River Worldwide Holdings

New Jersey

Yes

Meadowlands Racetrack

New York

Yes

Tioga Down Casino Resort

Pennsylvania

Yes

Valley Forge Casino Resort

Tennessee

Yes

N/A

Virginia

Yes

N/A

West Virginia

Yes

The Greenbrier

Wyoming

Yes

N/A

FanDuel Arizona

Availability: Online and retail
Launch date: September 9, 2021
Retail partner: Phoenix Suns
Licensed by: Arizona Department of Gaming
FanDuel AZ Promo: No Sweat First Bet Up to $1,000. Access here.

FanDuel went live in Arizona on September 9, 2021, after securing a partnership with the Phoenix Suns. The Phoenix Suns legends, Richard Jefferson and Channing Frye were the first to open a FanDuel betting lounge in the Footprint Center and place bets. The operator launched its retail and online sportsbook simultaneously, allowing new customers from the Grand Canyon State to claim a No Sweat First Bet welcome promotion worth up to $1,000.

FanDuel Colorado

Availability: Online only
Launch date: May 1, 2020
Retail partner: Golden Gates Casino Black Hawk
Licensed by: Colorado Department of Revenue — Division of Gaming
FanDuel CO Promo: 100% Deposit Match Up to $250. Access here.

FanDuel made a debut in Colorado on the same day when the Centennial State made sports betting legal. All customers aged 21 or more and physically located within the state borders can place wagers on FanDuel’s online and mobile platforms. FanDuel does not operate a retail sportsbook in the state at the moment. Newly-registered customers can take advantage of a 100% deposit match up to $250 welcome promotion.

FanDuel Connecticut

Availability: Online only
Launch date: October 19, 2021
Retail partner: Mohegan Sun Casino
Licensed by: Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection and the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Commission
FanDuel CT Promo: No Sweat First Bet Up to $1,000. Access here.

FanDuel partnered with the Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE) and their Mohegan Sun Casino to launch online sports betting in the Nutmeg State on October 19, 2021. In addition to a native FanDuel app, there is also a dedicated Mohegan Sun Casino app for a seamless online casino gaming experience. First-time bettors have a robust initial FanDuel promotion to claim in the form of a No Sweat First Bet worth up to $1,000.

FanDuel Illinois

Availability: Online and retail
Launch date: August 28, 2020
Retail partner: Par-A-Dice Casino, Fairmount Park
Licensed by: Illinois Gaming Board
FanDuel IL Promo: $100 in free bets (for in-person registering) + No Sweat First Bet Up to $1,000. Access here.

FanDuel teamed up with Par-A-Dice Casino to bring online sports betting to Illinois. Apart from the online platform and mobile app, players from the Prairie State can place bets in-person at Par-A-Dice Casino and Fanduel Sportsbook and Horse Racing at Fairmount Park. According to recent state regulation changes, all FanDuel bettors must complete an in-person registration. FanDuel will add $100 in free bets to your bankroll upon successful account verification. The flagship $1,000 No Sweat First Bet welcome bonus is also available.

FanDuel Indiana

Availability: Online and retail
Launch date: October 22, 2019
Retail partner: Blue Chip Casino/Belterra Casino Resort
Licensed by: Indiana Gaming Commission
FanDuel IN Promo: Bet $5, Get $150 in Free Bets. Access here.

Indiana became the fourth state to host a FanDuel sports betting app. The operator went live in the Hoosier State on October 22, 2019, through a partnership deal with Blue Chip Casino Hotel and Spa. FanDuel added another retail location at the Belterra Casino Resort. As a new user, you are entitled to a Bet $5, Get $150 intro promo.

FanDuel Iowa

Availability: Online and retail
Launch date: September 3, 2020
Retail partner: Diamond Jo Dubuque Casino
Licensed by: Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission
FanDuel IA Promo: No Sweat First Bet Up to $1,000. Access here.

FanDuel’s partnership with Boyd Gaming and its Diamond Jo Dubuque Casino led to a full-fledged FanDuel sports betting launch in Iowa on September 3, 2020. In addition to a native app and online betting site, FanDuel customers can opt for two retail locations to place their bets in person — Diamond Jo Dubuque Casino and Diamond Jo Worth Casino. As of January 1, 2021, in-person account registration is no longer required. Newly-signed users are entitled to a first No Sweat First Bet bonus worth up to $1,000.

FanDuel Louisiana

Availability: Online and retail
Launch date: January 28, 2022
Retail partner: Treasure Chest Casino & Delta Downs Casino
Licensed by: Louisiana Gaming Control Board
FanDuel LA Promo: No Sweat First Bet Up to $1,000. Access here.

FanDuel launched in Louisiana on January 28, 2022. FanDuel gained access in the state via a partnership with Treasure Chest Casino & Delta Downs Casino and is regulated by the Louisiana Gaming Control Board. New customers can get a No Sweat First Bet up to $1,000.

FanDuel Michigan

Availability: Online and retail
Launch date: January 22, 2021
Retail partner: MotorCity Casino
Licensed by: Michigan Gaming Control Board
FanDuel MI Promo: No Sweat First Bet Up to $1,000. Access here.

FanDuel joined forces with MotorCity Casino to launch both online and retail versions of its sportsbook in the Wolverine State on January 22, 2021. First-time depositors from Michigan can claim a No Sweat First Bet sign-up bonus. New customers can get a No Sweat First Bet up to $1,000 with FanDuel MI.

FanDuel New Jersey

Availability: Online and retail
Launch date: September 7, 2018
Retail partner: Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment
Licensed by: New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement
FanDuel NJ Promo: No Sweat First Bet Up to $1,000. Access here.

FanDuel first entered the New Jersey sports betting market through its retail sportsbook at Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford in July 2018, while its online sports betting platform went live in September 2018. Since then, FanDuel has extended its betting offer to online casino gaming. New customers can get a No Sweat First Bet up to $1,000 with FanDuel NJ.

FanDuel New York

Availability: Online and retail
Launch date: September 7, 2018
Retail sportsbook: FanDuel Sportsbook at Tioga Downs Casino Resort
Licensed by: New York State Gaming Commission
FanDuel NY Promo: No Sweat First Bet Up to $1,000. Access here.

FanDuel operated in New York since 2019 with its retail sportsbook at Tioga Downs Casino Resort. FanDuel launched in New York in January 2022 on the day sports betting went live there. New customers can get a No Sweat First Bet up to $1,000 with FanDuel NY.

FanDuel Pennsylvania

Availability: Online and retail
Launch date: March 11, 2019
Retail sportsbook: Valley Forge Casino
Licensed by: Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board
FanDuel PA Promo: No Sweat First Bet Up to $1,000. Access here.

FanDuel was one of the first operators to launch in Pennsylvania in March 2019 after partnering with the Valley Forge Casino in King of Prussia. FanDuel is licensed and regulated by the PA Gaming Control Board and is one of the most popular options in the state. New customers are eligible for a $1,000 No Sweat First Bet.

FanDuel Tennessee

Availability: Online only
Launch date: November 1, 2020
Retail partner: No retail casinos in the state/Mobile-only sports betting
Licensed by: Tennessee Educational Lottery Corporation
FanDuel TN Promo: No Sweat First Bet Up to $1,000. Access here.

Tennessee is one of the few states that only allows online sports betting, so there are no retail sportsbooks in the state. FanDuel went live on November 1, 2020, making Tennessee the eighth state where the operator does business. The mobile betting market in the Volunteer State is booming despite the 90% cap on payouts the state imposes. New customers can get a No Sweat First Bet up to $1,000 with FanDuel TN.

FanDuel Virginia

Availability: Online only
Launch date: January 21, 2020
Retail partner: Washington Football Team
Licensed by: Virginia Lottery
FanDuel VA Promo: First Bet Match Up to $250. Access here.

FanDuel was the first online sports betting operator to officially launch in Virginia. The company partnered with the NFL's Washington Football Team to roll out its product. Customers can explore almost all betting markets except betting on youth competitions and college teams in Virginia, including live and props betting on any college sport. The first bet match up to $250 intro bonus for new users of FanDuel is also available to all new players from Virginia.

FanDuel West Virginia

Availability: Online and retail
Launch date: August 26, 2019
Retail partner: The Greenbrier
Licensed by: West Virginia Lottery
FanDuel WV Promo: No Sweat First Bet Up to $1,000. Access here.

FanDuel debuted in West Virginia on August 26, 2019, when it launched its online sports betting platform. FanDuel has partnered with The Greenbrier, America's only private casino, to offer its products in the Mountaineer State. You can place wagers on all college and professional teams, including the ones from West Virginia. New players are eligible to claim the $1,000 No Sweat First Bet introductory bonus.

FanDuel Wyoming

Availability: Online
Launch date: March 10, 2022
Retail partner: N/A
Licensed by: Wyoming Gaming Commission
FanDuel WY Promo: No Sweat First Bet Up to $1,000. Access here.

FanDuel launched in Wyoming in March 2022, joining BetMGM and DraftKings as the only operators in the state. Like the other two sportsbooks, FanDuel WY doesn't have a retail partner and only operates online. New users can take advantage of the intro promo of a No Sweat First Bet up to $1,000.

Signing Up for the FanDuel Sportsbook

You don’t have to be a resident of one of the states where FanDuel operates to sign up for the sportsbook, but you must be located in one of the states to place bets. The only other restriction is that you must be at least 21 years old.

To sign up for an account, you’ll have to fill out some basic information including:

  • Email
  • Your desired username
  • Password
  • Name
  • Address
  • Date of birth
  • Phone number
  • Last 4 digits of Social Security number

After filling out this information, you may be asked to upload a government-issued ID (such as a driver’s license or passport) to verify your identity.

The whole process is quick and easy and should only take a few minutes. You can get an idea of what the registration screen looks like in the following mobile app screenshots (click to expand):

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