Arkansas casinos in July posted a winning that is more than the previous month. The Southland Casino Racing in West Memphis won $19.69 million, a $3.4 million increase from June.
Southland winning in July was boosted by terminal machines that won $17.7 million, a $3 million increase from June. The casino also won a substantial amount from sports betting. Southland sportsbook won $1.47 million, a $1.08 million increase from June.
With the opening of the Interstate 40 Bridge, Southland Casino is expected to win more in August. The bridge is the busiest in the US and has a great impact on the region’s trade.
The completion of repairs on the east and west lanes has prompted Southland to start conducting interviews for the opening jobs, some with $1, 000 bonuses.
Meanwhile, the Southland greyhound racing is expected to end this year, but the casino facility will remain open.
Another casino resort that reported s significant win in July is the Oaklawn Racing Resorts. In July alone, Oaklawn almost won $880, 000 than June. In July, Oaklawn had more than a $13.4 million win. Oaklawn sportsbook won $66, 405 more in July than in June.
Saracen Casino Resort in Pine Bluff won 414.2 million in July, an increase of about 4260, 000 from the previous months. The Saracen sportsbook was less active in July, declining from $117, 479 in June to $91,761 in July.