- 100% Australian owned
- Daily Fantasy Sport site
- Free to enter tournaments
- Not a traditional Australian bookmaker
Draftstars is the home of Australia’s newest daily fantasy sports (DFS) league, offering sports lovers Down Under the chance to take part in exciting contests and win big cash prizes every week.
Draftstars joins the world of the increasingly popular DFS leagues and is the first to specifically target Australian sports and customers.
From weekly leagues to big-money marquee tournaments, Draftstars offers sports fans the chance to put their expertise to the test and win cash prizes.
Draftstars was launched is 2016 as a joint venture between CrownBet, one of Australia’s leading online bookmakers, and Fox Sports. It is now part of PlayUp along with TopBetta, MadBookie and ClassicBet.
The idea behind the launch of Draftstars was to bring Daily Fantasy Sports to Australia and the venture is doing that with AFL, NRL, NFL, NBA and Cricket tournaments.
Any residents of Australia and New Zealand aged 18+ can join Draftstars for free and take part in the daily tournaments.
There is no obligation to deposit funds into your account with free games available to play. However, the bigger tournament require an entry fee to take part.
You find the tournament you want to play from the lobby, draft your team to the required number for the tournament selected and watch to see how your team does.
Residents of India can join the dedicated Draftstars India site.
Draftstars offer a variety of tournaments to take part in every single days with jackpots up to $20,000 and special one-off tournaments with prizes in excess of $150,000. The idea is to use your expertise to score points and top the leaderboard and collect the jackpot.