Draftstars celebrates start of AFL season with $150,000 single match contest

$150,000+ Single Contest – Tigers Vs Blues – Thursday 7:25pm AEDT – 18.03.21

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Draftstars, Australia’s No.1 Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) platform, owned by PlayUp Limited, is posting a $150,000+ contest for the opening match of the 2021 AFL season. First prize will be $14,800+ and players can get involved for just a $15 entry fee! The contest is kicks off a Draftstars’ largest ever opening round where over $750,000 in prizes will be won. The 2021 AFL season will be Draftstars largest yet with over $15,000,000 in prizes expected to be won on AFL alone!

“Draftstars is the perfect way for sports fans to test their skills and knowledge against their mates and other competitors. It’s like picking a same game multi with different player props except you can be rewarded if you just get close, with players finishing in the top 25% of the leaderboard still winning a share of the prize pool!” Daniel Simic, PlayUp’s Global CEO commented.

Draftstars offers contests that cater for DFS players of all skill levels. Contest entry fees start from as little as 50c and allow new players to hone their skills as they learn the art of DFS. Our live leader board keeps players on the edge of their seats and enhances the fan experience like nothing else in the market. Contests will run for every match throughout the season, so players can enter new contests throughout the year, with no season long commitment!

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About Draftstars

Draftstars is Australia’s number one Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) platform and is owned by PlayUp Limited. The platform was launched in 2016 by CrownBet, Channel 7 and FoxSports. Following the divesting of CrownBet, the platform was acquired by PlayUp Limited in 2018.

About PlayUp

PlayUp is a next generation entertainment and technology group that enriches the lives of its clients by providing an entertaining, rewarding, and responsible online betting service. At its core, PlayUp develops innovative betting technologies in-house to power its brands and deliver world-class user experiences. Its energies are focused on fulfilling the needs of dedicated and passionate users who seek a deeper connection to the games they play.

PlayUp’s mission is to unify online betting into one platform inclusive of Sports Betting, Fixed-Odds Racing (Horses and Greyhounds), iGaming, Esports and Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) where it now hosts Australia’s largest and indeed some of the world’s biggest prize pools in competitive peer-to-peer online betting.

The company holds online betting licenses in multiple jurisdictions and currently operates in Australia, New Zealand, India and several regulated USA states.