DraftKings

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DraftKings is a daily fantasy sports operator founded in 2012 that allows its registers to play daily, weekly and monthly fantasy sports competitions. You can bet on five American sports: MLB, NHL, NFL, NBA and PGA. Moreover, you can also bet on Premier League, UEFA Champions League, NASCAR, Canadian Football League, and MMA. Bettors can also wager on American college football, and college basketball.

Terms and Conditions

You must be at least 18 years of age to register with the operator. You can not open an account if you live in Alabama, Arizona, Delaware, Hawaii, Iowa, Idaho, Louisiana, Montana, Nevada or Washington. Only one account per household is permitted. All payments are final, DraftKings will not refund any wagers. The provider may terminate any contests at any time, in which case wagers will be refunded.

Available Contests

DraftKings has many different types of features and games. Firstly, they have a “Try Beginner Contest” where you play your first 50 contests against other beginners. It is also possible to enter a “50/50 contest” where you can win cash if you’re in the 50% top of the players. Moreover there is a “Draft a Line up” contest that allows its users to create a line up and join a contest. It is also possible to invite your friends, and play in a private league. You can also find out more information on strategy and research if you check out the DK playbook.

Highly experienced players will get badges indicating that they are experienced, this is to allow the beginners to play together and to avoid unfair advantages.

The main contests DraftKings offers are featured, beginner, tournaments/leagues, head to head, 50/50, double ups, multipliers and satellite & qualifiers. Either way, you need to create line ups. The line ups have a $50,000 salary cap applicable to the team.

Promotions & VIP

DraftKings supplies its users with a wide range of offers such as a refer a friend promo, and a new players bonus among others. Their promos are usually linked to the most popular games of the moment.

They also have a VIP section. For every dollar you bet, you get one FPP (frequent player point). With 100 FPPs you per month you get bronze status level, with 500 FPPs per month you reach silver status level, 2K FPPs per month and you earn gold status level, and with 10K FPPs you earn platinum status and finally 100K FPPs make you a black status player. The more FPPs you have the more you earn to spend in the DraftKings VIP store.

Customer Care & FAQ

The daily fantasy sports provider also includes an FAQ section and customer care guidelines for DraftKings users. If you have an inquiry you can send them a message through a contact form, or via email. You can also send them mail or call them between 6:00 AM EST to 11:59 PM EST.

Mobile App

DraftKings provides a mobile app for its uses, available on iOS as well as Android. You can follow your line up on either the app or desktop to see how your players are doing, and compare them to your competitors.