Danny Cross

Managing Editor, PlayOhio

Danny Cross is the managing editor of PlayOhio, where he covers the legislative and regulatory process of legalizing sports betting and the latest news on sportsbooks coming to Ohio ahead of Jan. 1, 2023. 

Cross joined PlayOhio from Pro Football Focus, where he wrote and edited articles on the NFL, fantasy football and betting. 

Must read Ohio sports betting articles by Danny Cross

Ohio bettors: Survey Shows 46% Of Ohio Sports Bettors Plan To Bet Weekly

Ohio sports: Survey: Despite Super Bowl Trip, Cleveland Browns Betting Will Eclipse Cincinnati Bengals In Ohio

Revenue projections: Over $1 Billion Of Ohio Sports Bets Lost After Jan. 1 Launch Date Announcement

State budget: Ohio Sports Betting Revenue To Benefit Military Veterans

Danny Cross’ work in the media

Ohio sports betting revenue: REPORT: Ohio will miss out on millions if sports betting isn’t up by NFL season

Ohio casinos and racinos: Local racinos apply to start sports gambling Jan. 1

Sports betting launch date: Ohio sports betting to start in 2023


PlayOhio survey results suggest that there will be plenty of interest in the new, regulated sports betting market once things launch in January. Current bettors are clearly interested in moving to legal sportsbooks and away from offshore accounts, and they’ll have plenty of options to do so.

Ohio’s sports betting market is shaping up to be one of the most wide-ranging in the U.S., from retail locations in stadiums and casinos to kiosks in local grocery stores — and sports betting apps could have as much impact as either option. 

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