Iowa Casino Plans to Launch Sportsbook



Even though the legislators in Iowas are still undecided  about making sports betting legal in the state, one casino in the state has launched its preparations to build a sports book. Catfish Bend Casino in Burlington has announced its plan obviously anticipating a positive legislation in sports gambling. The company requires permission from the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission to go ahead with the move.

The company has signed contracts with with Minnesota-based Design Wise to design and build a sportsbook and  New Jersey-based PointsBet LLC to operate it. PointsBet already operates an online casino.