Stake Casino & Sport Betting Stats - Highlights July 2023

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Trends, Highlights & Big Wins on Stake July 2023!

The summer heatwave dominated the headlines in July, and there were some seriously hot wins at the Stake Casino and Sportsbook .

UFC 290 lived up to its lofty expectations, and the Open golf championship delivered a surprise winner in Liverpool. There were also big wins among sports bettors on F1 and Esports events in July.

At our online casino, Pragmatic Play slots once again dominated proceedings after their success in May and June , and there were some huge casino wins on other popular titles, too.

Let’s examine how July played out at and look forward to what we can expect in August.

July Casino Player Statistics & Sports Betting Trends

July saw 899,084,457 casino bets placed at, up from the number of casino bets wagered in June. There were 2,507,694 sports bets placed, too, on a host of pre-match and live markets.

The highest value casino bet of the month was equivalent to $1,018,000, while the biggest wager placed at Stake Sportsbook was equivalent to $2,000,000.

As for wins, a punter placed a 1x2 bet on England & Australia to draw the Ashes, which came to a thrilling end at the Oval cricket ground in London. The winning bet paid out the equivalent of $3,015,500.

At our online casino, one lucky player won the equivalent of $8,928,525 on Pragmatic Play’s Power of Merlin Megaways slot , with a win multiplier of 17,857.05x their bet. Don't believe us? Watch the replay and see the action unfold before your very eyes!

Popular Casino Games & New Games in July 2023

Leading casino game provider Pragmatic Play once again dominated the charts, and its Sweet Bonanza game was the most-played slot title in July, alongside the following games:

  1. Sweet Bonanza by Pragmatic Play

  2. Tome of Madness by Play’n GO

  3. Gates of Olympus by Pragmatic Play

  4. Wanted Dead or a Wild by Hacksaw Gaming

  5. Gates of Heaven Enhanced RTP by Pragmatic Play

As for new releases , we’ve been blessed with some truly awesome games with various themes. The most popular new games at in July were:

  1. Lobster Bob’s Crazy Crab Shack by Pragmatic Play

  2. 3 Buzzing Wilds by Pragmatic Play

  3. Vending Machine by Hacksaw Gaming

  4. Power of Merlin Megaways by Pragmatic Play

  5. Commander of Tridents by Backseat Gaming

The live casino was again extremely popular in July, with Evolution Gaming titles dominating proceedings. The most-played live table games and dealer games in July were as follows:

  1. Stake Exclusive Speed Baccarat by Evolution

  2. Crazy Time by Evolution

  3. Stake Exclusive Roulette by Evolution

  4. Crazy Coin Flip by Evolution

  5. PowerUp Roulette by Pragmatic Play

Biggest Sporting Events in July 2023

July also saw its fair share of sporting triumphs, and the most notable sporting events to run throughout the month were:

  • UFC 290 : Volkanovski defeated Rodriguez by TKO at 4:19 of round 3 in one of the year's most eagerly anticipated UFC events.

  • Formula 1 : Red Bull’s Max Verstappen had a brilliant month in July, winning in Austria, Great Britain, Hungary, and Belgium.

  • Tour de France: In cycling’s biggest event, Danish rider Jonas Vingegaard won the Tour de France in July, his second consecutive title.

  • Wimbledon tennis: Europe’s leading tennis competition came to an end in July, as Carlos Alcaraz defeated Novak Djokovic in the men’s Wimbledon title , and Marketa Vondrousova beat Ons Jabeur in the women’s Wimbledon final .

  • The Open golf: In golf , unfancied American Brian Harman won the Open Championship in Liverpool, holding off a chasing pack that included John Rahm and Rory McIlroy.

  • Riyadh Masters Dota 2: Team Spirit won the grand prize at the 2023 Riyadh Masters after defeating Team Liquid in the Dota 2 championships.

Things to Get Excited About in August 2023

August is a big month on the sporting calendar as many of Europe’s leading soccer competitions get underway. Here are just some of the sporting events to get excited about in August:

  • UFC 292 : Sterling vs O’Malley: UFC 292 is scheduled for TD Garden in Boston, MA, on August 19, 2023, with the main event seeing Sterling take on O’Malley.

  • UFC Fight Nights: As well as UFC 292 main events, there are several high-profile MMA fight nights for you to bet on at this month, including Cory Sandhagen vs Umar Nurmagamedov & Max Holloway vs Korean Zombie.

  • Soccer : August is a big month for soccer, as most major leagues in Europe get underway, including the English Premier League , La Liga , Ligue 1 , Bundesliga and Serie A . You can also bet on knockout cup competition, with tournaments like England’s EFL Cup due to start later this month.

  • Basketball FIBA World Cup : The 2023 FIBA World Cup begins in August and is hosted by Japan, Indonesia, and the Philippines. It’s the most significant international event on the basketball calendar and attracts the world’s best players, many from the NBA .

  • Tennis US Open : Following Wimbledon, the US Open tennis is due to begin in August, with all the leading ATP and WTA players set to feature in New York.

  • Esports: There are also several exciting Esports events taking place in August, such as the 2023 Rocket League .

  • Promotions and offers: Make sure you look out for the current promotions and offers you can unlock to boost your bankroll as you play casino games and place sports bets this August at You can also earn exclusive rewards as a member of the Stake VIP Club to further add to your funds.

You can live stream many of the biggest sporting events in August 2023 directly from your account. Simply log in and check the upcoming fixtures to see which sports and events you can live stream from your account dashboard for free. You can then place live wagers on the biggest events pre-match as you watch the action unfold. Discover more about how to take advantage of live and pre-match betting before getting started.

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Tips, Tricks & Guides for Playing Games & Betting on

Whether you're a seasoned crypto gambler, or a beginner bettor, here are some handy tips to bear in mind as you place your bets at this August:

  • Check out our guide that explains house edge to identify great value games with good payouts and how you can utilise them to your advantage.

  • Our sports betting guide and online casino guide are packed with tips and tricks that will help you make winning selections.

  • Always research before betting on sports, and remember to bet with your head, not your heart. Keep up to date with our elite sporting tips and predictions for some of the biggest upcoming sporting events.

  • Be sure to read the game descriptions and rules of each online casino game you play to find important information about the game’s symbols, paylines , and RTP.

We wish you the best of luck as you place your bets this August and hope you enjoy the wide range of markets and games available at