Sports Betting Canada

Sports betting is a form of gambling whereby results of sports events are predicted and wagers placed on the outcome. This form of betting has existed since the ancient Greeks and the birth of the Olympics more than 2,000 years ago. Sports betting was spread to many areas of the world, in part due to the Brits love of horse racing, and helped the gambling industry flourish. Today sports betting is a multibillion-dollar industry, with sports betting Canada continuing to grow.


Increased Popularity

Sports betting has increased in recent years primarily due to the number of sports bets that can be made online, at bookmakers and online casinos. Traditionally, bets placed on sporting events were made in a local land-based bookmaker but, thanks to the internet, these bets can now be made online. This article will give a brief review of all you need to know about sports betting in Canada, including where to place bets and which sports you can place bets on.