ESPN Bet signs major PGA Tour deal as official betting operator of the Wells Fargo Championship in North Carolina.
ESPN Bet is expected to launch in North Carolina after agreeing a deal to become the Quail Hollow Golf Club’s official betting operator.
After launching across 17 states on 14 November to coincide with Thanksgiving week, Tuesday’s (5 December) announcement sets up ESPN Bet to be one of the 12 operators licensed in North Carolina.
This follows the North Carolina State Lottery Commission announcing that it is now starting the application process for sports betting licences from 1 December. The state is expected to open in the first half of 2024.
ESPN Bet’s agreement with Quail Hollow Club, a golf course in North Carolina, will see the company become the official betting operator of the Wells Fargo Championship.
The PGA Tour event has been previously won by Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy and is held at Quail Hollow Club.
In a press release on Tuesday, Benjie Levy, head ..