General Sports Book Rules

  1. BetMGM reserves the right to refuse any wager, prior to its acceptance.
  2. BetMGM will determine minimum and maximum wager amounts per patron on all events to include all periods, segments, propositions, and future book wagers.Maximum payouts limits shall only be established through limiting the amount wagered and cannot be applied to reduce a winning wager amount.
  3. BetMGM mobile wagering application displays real time lines, current odds, and potential payouts when placing wagers. Patrons will be prompted with a confirmation message that selections are correct prior to the selection of the ‘place wagers’ button. Line change notifications may occur at any time during the wager placement process.The system by default accepts more favorable odds and the player must acknowledge or decline any less favorable odds changes.This setting can be adjusted by the player to accept all odds changes for fastest play or acknowledge all odds changes for a more conscientious play.
  4. For online wagers, if a patron made an inadvertent bet in patron's account due to an error (e.g., inadvertent multiple identical bets), patron must inform BetMGM within 15 minutes of any bet patron placed for BetMGM to consider appropriate adjustments to be made to patron's account.
  5. Wagers accepted will not be able to be changed or voided by the player upon confirmation of the successfully placed wager.
  6. BetMGM reserves the right to add, change or delete the payout ratio limits.
  7. There are no player-initiated voids of any wager after the event has started.
  8. Wagers may be accepted at terms other than those displayed within the main sports book rules or individual sports wagering rules. Specific stipulations will be displayed within the inventory section of an event page.
  9. BetMGM reserves the right to add, change or delete the BetMGM VA Sports House Rules, subject to regulatory approval.
  10. BetMGM will not accept the past posting of wagers or wagers on an event where the outcome is already known. In such cases that an error has occurred to accept a past posting, the wager may be refunded without approval from the Virginia Lottery.
  11. BetMGM will accept wagers on currently posted terms unless otherwise posted.
  12. BetMGM prohibits wagers on any single sport or athletic event in which any Virginia collegiate team or individual competing through a Virginia collegiate program (a “prohibited collegiate participant”) participates regardless of where the event takes place. A prohibited sports event does not include the other games of a collegiate sport or athletic tournament in which a Virginia collegiate team participates.
  13. If a prohibited collegiate participant finishes as the winner of a futures market, the second place team in that market (or highest placing team that is not prohibited) will be considered the winner for purposes of settling the futures market (i.e. Virginia wins the NCAA men’s basketball championship, the team they beat in the final will be considered the champions).
  14. BetMGM will not accept wagers from any person who is prohibited from engaging in sports wagering activities pursuant to §58.1-4041 of Title 58.1 of the Code of Virginia.Persons prohibited from wagering in Virginia include:
    1. An individual whose name is on any self-exclusion list or Virginia Lottery Exclusion List;
    2. An individual whose participation may undermine the integrity of the wagering or the sporting event;
    3. An individual who is excluded from wagering for any other good cause;
    4. An individual who makes or attempts to make a wager as an agent or proxy on behalf of another for compensation (i.e., messenger betting);
    5. The Director and any Board member, officer, or employee of the Virginia Lottery (“Department”);
    6. Any permit holder;
    7. Any director, officer, owner, or employee of BetMGM and any relative living in the same household as such persons (the persons described here are only prohibited from sports betting with BetMGM and are not prohibited from placing sports bets with other permit holders);
    8. Any officer or employee of any entity working directly on a contract with the Department related to sports betting; and
    9. Any competitor, coach, trainer, employee, or owner of a team in a professional or college sports event, or any referee for a professional or college sports event, shall be prohibited from placing a bet on any event in a league in which such person participates.
  15. Management will maintain a record of all point spreads, odds, race results, final scores and related betting proposition statistics and outcomes to protect both the patron and BetMGM in case of obvious mechanical or human error.
  16. BetMGM account holders are encouraged to contact Customer Service for additional wagering information, questions, and complaints of any such nature. BetMGM will investigate any issue and provide a timely response.
  17. Canceled events that have either not started or have not met the minimum length for an event to be official will result in straight wagers being refunded. Parlays that involve a canceled event will reduce to the next lowest number of selections.