There are hundreds of online bookmakers that will offer ability to make bets on UFC and other MMA events. Depending on where you live, choosing the best sportsbook for you might not be as simple as picking the one with the best odds.


Where to bet on UFC fights if you live in the United States

Gambling online in the USA is a relatively new option for law-abiding US citizens. Until recently, it wasn’t possible to legally place bets online for any sport, let alone MMA.

Which states have legalized online betting?

Given the recency of the law change, the rules and betting opportunities are rapidly evolving. Every state in the USA has its own unique rules and regulations.

๐ŸŸข Fully legal and available
๐ŸŸก Fully legal and available after in-person signup
๐ŸŸ  “In-person” online betting only.
๐Ÿ”ด Not legal

StateOnline betting statusNotes
Alabama๐Ÿ”ด
Alaska๐Ÿ”ด
Arizona๐Ÿ”ด
Arkansas๐Ÿ”ด
California๐Ÿ”ด
Colorado๐ŸŸข
Connecticut๐Ÿ”ด
Delaware๐Ÿ”ด
Florida๐Ÿ”ด
Georgia๐Ÿ”ด
Hawaii๐Ÿ”ด
Idaho๐Ÿ”ด
Illinois๐ŸŸกIn-person signup is necessary
Indiana๐ŸŸข
Iowa๐ŸŸข
Kansas๐Ÿ”ด
Kentucky๐Ÿ”ด
Louisiana๐Ÿ”ด
Maine๐Ÿ”ด
Maryland๐Ÿ”ด
Massachusetts๐Ÿ”ด
Michigan๐ŸŸข
Minnesota๐Ÿ”ด
Mississippi๐ŸŸ  
Missouri๐Ÿ”ด
Montana๐ŸŸ  
Nebraska๐Ÿ”ด
Nevada๐ŸŸกIn-person signup is necessary
New Hampshire๐ŸŸขOnly DraftKings
New Jersey๐ŸŸข
New Mexico๐Ÿ”ด
New York๐Ÿ”ดPossibly available in 2022
North Carolina๐Ÿ”ด
North Dakota๐Ÿ”ด
Ohio๐Ÿ”ด
Oklahoma๐Ÿ”ด
Oregon๐ŸŸขOnly state lottery
Pennsylvania๐ŸŸข
Rhode Island๐ŸŸขOnly William Hill
South Carolina๐Ÿ”ด
South Dakota๐Ÿ”ด
Tennessee๐ŸŸข
Texas๐Ÿ”ด
Utah๐Ÿ”ด
Vermont๐Ÿ”ด
Virginia๐ŸŸข
Washington D.C.๐ŸŸขOnly state lottery
Washington๐Ÿ”ด
West Virginia๐ŸŸข
Wisconsin๐Ÿ”ด
Wyoming๐Ÿ”ด

What is “In-person” online betting only?

When physically located inside a casino, customers who have proven their identify are able to use mobile devices to place bets ‘online’. Upon leaving the premesis, no other bets can be placed.


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