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 people through entertaining, rewarding and responsible online betting. We develop innovative betting technologies in-house to power our brands and deliver world-class user experiences. Our energies are focused on fulfilling the needs of dedicated and passionate users who seek a deeper connection to the games they play.

PlayUp unifies the world’s favourite online betting products including Fixed Odds Sports Betting, Fixed-Odds Racing (Horses and Greyhounds), Esports and Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) where we host Australia’s largest and indeed some of the globe’s largest prize pools in competitive peer-to-peer online betting.

We hold online betting licenses in multiple jurisdictions and currently operate in Australia, New Zealand, India and have recently launched in the USA.