Hello there and welcome to our website! We have created Gamble Illinois to bring you all of the key information, news, and updates regarding online gambling and sports betting in the Prairie State. All of our content has been created by our enthusiastic and experienced team of writers who have a love for all things sports betting and iGaming. If you are a sports fan or enjoy spinning the reels on slots, you will find plenty of interesting content on our pages.

Since the repeal of the PASPA act gambling is experiencing a surge across the United States. New casino apps are launching frequently providing new and innovative methods for punters to gamble on the go. We are on hand to help you discover the best online sportsbooks and casinos and how to bet in Illinois.

Gambling Takes Off in Illinois

Illinois and the Midwest in general has seen a big boom in online sports betting and iGaming. A legal and regulated Illinois sports betting market launched in 2020. The biggest brands all have a presence in the Land of Lincoln, including giants such as DraftKings, PoinsBet, FanDuel, and William Hill.

Sports fans in the state can now wager on hometown favorites the Chicago Bears and the Chicago Bulls. As long as you are within state lines, you can bet on your favorite team on your mobile device and add some excitement to the game.

Our Mission

Here at Gamble Illinois, we make sure we provide all you need to know regarding online sports betting, casino gaming, and horse racing in IL. We strive to ensure that we bring you the best online sportsbooks and casino sites, including all of the fantastic bonuses and promotions on offer.

It is important to let you know that we are also completely transparent in our operations. We sincerely hope you find our content useful and informative. If you live in Illinois, there are exciting times ahead!

Our Main Site Writers

Landon Williams

Landon Is the chief content writer and reviewer for the GI site. Having worked in the iGaming industry for over four years, he has well experienced in all things online gambling, as well as land-based gambling. He is passionate about all sports, especially Basketball, Football & Soccer.

Favorite sportsbook: BetMGM & DraftKings

Favorite casino: Caesars Palace, Las Vegas

Favorite sports bar: The Globe Pub, 1934 W Irving Park Rd, Chicago

Paul Ricci

Social Media Content writer and reviewer at Gamble Illinois. Paul has worked in the iGaming industry for a couple of years and has experience of online gambling for over several years. A lover of most sports, especially football & soccer, it has been his ambition to go to Seattle and watch his beloved Seahawks for a long time.

Favorite sportsbook: FanDuel

Favorite casino: Rivers Casino, Des Plaines

You can stay up to date on all the latest sports betting and casino news in IL on our news blog.