Sports betting revenues saw a sharp increase in Italy in September, while overall gross online gaming revenue (GGR) continued to grow after slowing as the retail market reopened.
Sports betting revenue reached 187.3 million euros in September, up from 115 million euros the previous month. â¬ 119.4 million came from online and mobile sources, while land-based sports betting generated â¬ 67.9 million.
The overall online GGR stands at â¬ 276.8 million, continuing to grow from one month to the next. Of this total, 50.47% – â¬ 139.7m – was attributed to revenues from casino games and slot machines. Sports betting increased its revenue share to 43.14%, from 35.12% in the previous month.
Snaitech was the operator with the largest share of sports betting revenue, contributing 15.6% of total revenue. Goldbet was second with 14.5%, followed by Sisal with 12.4%.
Snaitech maintained the dominant market share for strictly online betting at 13.6%. Sisal followed with 12.9% while Goldbet and Eurobet both held a 10.9% stake.
Pokerstars was the top performing operator for online casinos, contributing 9.77% of total revenue. Sisal’s share was 9.27%, followed by the 7.6% enjoyed by Snaitech.
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