Sportsbooks in the state of Nevada took $571m in wagers in September, setting a new record for the amount wagered on sports in the state.
Nevada sportsbooks saw a combined revenue of over $56m, another record-breaking figure for the state of Nevada.
Breaking down the figures, football was the most popular sport to bet on with almost $389m being wagered on the sport.
Sportsbook revenue from football alone was $44.3m making up over half of the total revenue for sportsbooks.
Parlay bets were also a big earner for the state’s sportsbooks.
Bettors in the state of Nevada wagered over $11m in parlays with sportsbooks holding onto $6.8m of the bets placed.
On the baseball front, bettors wagered over $131m with sportsbooks holding onto just over $4m of the bets placed.
The figures reported by the Nevada Gaming Control Board indicate that this has been the best performing month for Nevada sportsbooks in history.