Fanatics Sportsbook Launches in Columbus, Ohio

Betting operator Fanatics Betting and Gaming announced that they've opened their retail sportsbook in Columbus, Ohio, the latest expansion for the company in the United States.

The location is working with the Columbus Blue Jackets of the NHL and is located near Nationwide Arena, which is where the team plays. The book will feature 14 betting kiosks, 4 betting windows, 20 TV monitors, and a giant LED screen. A wide array of sports will be available to be wagered on, including hockey, football, basketball, baseball, and others.

The launch was attended by former Ohio State football player Ryan Shazier as well as Blue Jackets player. RJ Umberger.

FBG Chief Business Officer Ari Borod spoke about the opening, noting: "It was a great day to be a Buckeye at the Fanatics Sportsbook Columbus. Having Columbus sports legends like Ryan and RJ come out and place the first bets shows that we plan to be the premier sports viewing and betting destination in the Arena District when we open our doors to the public on Friday.

"The Fanatics Sportsbook Columbus will be a great complement to our online sportsbook experience for sports fans living and visiting Ohio."

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Dustin Jermalowicz // News Editor
Dustin Jermalowicz
Dustin has a long-standing passion for gambling. He has been writing professionally on the subject and breaking industry news for Casino Listings since 2011. His favorite casino games include Blackjack, Poker, and Hi/Lo. A proud native of Detroit, Dustin currently lives in Michigan.


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