“Ahead of Lionesses’ victory, Flutter reports a rise in betting.”

“Ahead of Lionesses’ victory, Flutter reports a rise in betting.”

When the Lionesses faced off against Germany yesterday, they were more eager than ever to get in on the action.

Ahead of the final, it was set to see the most bets ever placed on a female sporting event, according to the data published by Flutter Entertainment.

The bookmaker’s Paddy Power brand reported a 26% increase in wagering volume when compared to the Women’s World Cup in 2019.

Sky Betting & Gaming recorded a 17% increase in stakes, with 934,330 bets placed in total for pre-live events across the whole tournament.

The statistics were published before the final game on Sunday when England beat Germany, which will be a delight to most.

The majority of bettors backed the home side going into the last game, according to Flutter. Almost all of the bets placed in the match odds market were for England to win.

Sky Betting & Gaming reported a 76% preference for the home team, while the UK and Ireland division of Betfair said that 67% of wagers favored England.

The Lionesses have attracted the most wagers in every match they have played. England’s match-ups against Austria, Sweden and Spain were the most bet-on games according to statistics from Paddy Power.

The England v Sweden match received the highest volume of wagers, followed by the England v Spain match, according to data from Betfair.

Ahead of Sunday’s final, Paddy Power had taken over eight million dollars in bets, an increase of over one million dollars over the World Cup.

The record betting activity reported by Entain last week is also in line with this.

Summary:

According to data published by Flutter Entertainment, the Women’s Euro 2022 championship has seen betting rise across the board, and that, ahead of the final, it was ” set to see the most bets ever placed on a female sporting event”. The bookmaker’s Paddy Power brand reported a 26% increase in wagering volume when compared to the Women’s World Cup in 2019.