Czechs on 152 billion crown betting spree in 2015

08-06-2016

Czechs last year placed bets totaling 152.2 billion crowns. That’s a rise of just over 10 percent on the previous year. Winnings paid out from bets came to almost 122 billion crowns, an increase of just over 14 percent, leaving the betting companies with outright earnings of just over 30 billion. According to the Czech Ministry of Finance that is around a billion crowns down on the 2014 results.