The Japanese government has passed some pretty strict laws regarding gambling in the country. Although most online gambling forms are banned, betting enthusiasts can participate in some wagering activities, including playing lotteries, horse racing betting, and motorsports betting. Wagering on sports is illegal in Japan, but several forms of gambling activities are authorized, typically categorized as "public sports." Most gamblers also visit various online casinos today to wager on sports (it has become a trend). Here are several reasons for this prevalent behavior.