1. Sports
Send to a Friend via Email

OTB, Phone, and Online Wagering

OTBs and online/phone wagering services.

The online wagering service from Bloodstock Research Information Services (BRIS)

Call-A-Bet from Ladbroke
Run by The Meadows in Pennsylvania. Large selection of tracks but do have a minimum wager and $0.35/call surcharge. Accepts accounts from all but 8 states.

Capital OTB
Large selection of tracks, requires a minimum balance of $300 or you get hit by a 5% surcharge on winnings.

Connecticut OTB
One of the first OTBs to have phone wagering, but crippled themselves when they stopped taking wagers from most states. They have recently added back in a lot fo states so are a viable alternative again.

EasyBets Online Betting Service
Irish based firm of bookmakers licensed by the Irish government operating for betting tax purposes with a license from the Domican Republic. Takes bets on all major horse racing and sporting events worldwide. No idea how good or bad they are.

Horseplayer Interactive
New phone betting service from the Ontario Jockey Club.

Illinois OTB
All about OTB in Illinois, lists the location of all OTB wagering outlets.

Catskill OTB that offers plans very similar to Capital OTB, but check out the personal wagering terminal they have available now. Newly designed web site gives much better info on the races they carry.

New York City OTB
Very similar to Catskill and Capital OTBs. Has info on signing up for their phone wagering account (good in all but a few states).

Penn National Telebet
Very similar to Philly PhoneBet except they charge $0.50 per call to wager.

Philly PhoneBet
Philadelphia Park's PhoneBet accounts with wagering on just about every track running. No surcharge but a $1.50 "admission" charge daily.

Western OTB
New York western regional OTB offers phone accounts that are the same terms as Capitol and Interbets.

Online wagering service from Ohio TAB.

World Race Tracks
Claims to offer online parimutuel wagering as a small selection of tracks.

World Sports Exchange
A licensed internet sports book regulated by the Gaming Commission of Antigua and Barbuda. Offers wagering on a variety of sports including horse racing.

You Bet!
Online wagering service that provides audio and video feeds, live odds, and past performance data. Small monthly fee to access the service and past performances are extra.

XPress Bet
Magna's online/phone wagering system. Takes all their tracks plus some others. Probably won't get any CDSN tracks though.

You can opt-out at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for contact information.

Discuss in my forum

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.