We as sports fans are certainly bored these days. We are nearing a month since we’ve truly had sports to watch, discuss and most importantly – bet on. FanDuel Sportsbook and the state of West Virginia are certainly looking at changing that, and also breaking ground on historic times in the world of legal betting.
Mike Raffensperger, the Chief Marketing Officer at FanDuel had this to say about offering the Presidential Odds:
“We’re proud to have partnered with the West Virginia Lottery to bring these markets into a legal, regulated sportsbook.”
The West Virginia Lottery approved FanDuel’s request to offer Presidental Election Betting. While there are plenty of discussions about whether betting on the election is right or wrong – within a couple of hours of providing betting odds; they were pulled off the FanDuel website. While Knup Sports was not on the prowl to check out when the odds were exactly taken down, many reports are that it was between 8:15 and 8:30pm Eastern Time.
Following the release from FanDuel, PlayWV had the following to say about the Presidential Odds:
Stay tuned, we will have more on this as the information comes out!