The sports coverage is another important element of this Draftstars review, especially considering they’re the only provider of Daily Fantasy Sports in the country. Let’s discuss which sports they offer and any unique features you need to know about.
AFL Draftstars is the King of Daily Fantasy in Australia as you’ll get access to massive amounts of money. For example, last year’s Grand Final consisted of a $250,000 prize pool. There are AFL daily fantasy contests for every game of the season and finals. There’s also multi-slates for Saturday / Sunday afternoon footy. Lastly, they run live final ticket contests where the winner can take home a cool $100,000.
During the NRL season, they’ll have daily fantasy contests for every game of the season and finals. State of Origin also has contests for the three game series and comes with massive prize pools.
Daily Fantasy for Cricket at the moment covers T20 leagues and International Cricket matches. They have contests for the BBL in Australia and IPL in India. There’s also contests for every game involving the Australian Cricket team in T20, ODI and Test Cricket. They do offer contests for other popular countries, such as England, New Zealand and India. Furthermore, they do offer contests for Men’s and Women’s World Cup tournaments.
The NBA is one of the best sports for daily fantasy as there’s games on almost every day of the season and the scoring is continually fluctuating. They have huge prize pools for NBA contests every day, including the regular season and playoffs. Draftstars NBA tips have been available during the season to new and existing users.
NFL is another popular DFS sport in the US and it’s also widely played in Australia. At this DFS site, they offer multi-game contests for the massive Monday morning slate and playoffs. Meanwhile, primetime matchups are covered with a single game “flex” contest.
At this stage, Soccer daily fantasy contests only cover the EPL as they removed A-League a few years ago. However, they do offer World Cup contests every 4 years and they created contests for every game of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Golf is increasing in popularity at this DFS site. They cover the PGA Tour at the moment and the Masters usually comes with a huge prize pool. They’ve even introduced ticket contests in 2023.
During the MLB regular season and playoffs, you’ll find daily fantasy contests available almost every day.
It’s possible to play Horse Racing and Greyhound Racing at Draftstars. They have Horse Racing contests pretty much every day and the big meetings have decent sized prize pools. There’s also Greyhound contests every day as well.
They brought back AFLW contests in 2022 and they now cover every game of the AFLW season.
The Women’s Big Bash has daily fantasy contests for every game of the season and finals.
Draftstars Sponsorship Deals
They don’t have any sponsorship deals at the moment. However, they’re an approved betting partner of the AFL and NRL.