Single-game sports betting becomes legal in Canada on Friday. The passage of Bill C-218, which amended the Canadian Criminal Code now allows for single-sport betting.
Earlier this month, the date of August 27 was set as the start date for single-sport wagering across Canada’s provinces. However, as that day approaches, there appear to be as many questions as answers about how this new style of sports betting will work. In some cases, it is still unclear whether it will operate at all.
On the eve of this historic moment, let’s take a cross-Canada look at sports betting.