The first month of legalized sports betting in Colorado yielded intense revenue, despite many Colorado sports taking a break for safety reasons due to COVID-19. That's right: us sports lovers always find a way. 

According to a press release from the Colorado Department of Revenue,

The total amount wagered in Colorado for the first month of legalized sports betting totaled $25,621,761.63 with the total taxes due of $96,537.55.

And that's just in one month.

With professional sports quite literally taking a knee right now, you might be wondering: what are people betting on? The DOR says:

The Division also published the top ten sports by total wagers with table tennis taking the top spot for the most wagers made in May 2020.

Well. Okay.

For that full report, read more on Colorado's first month of sports betting right here.

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