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Massachusetts Panel Recommends DFS Be Categorized As Gambling

A state commission in Massachusetts has recommend that daily fantasy sports (DFS) contests be classified as gambling, a move that is likely to affect the state’s DFS industry in a big way. The panel was set up to consider the

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FanDuel Withdrawing From The UK After A Year Of Operation

Daily fantasy sports (DFS) operator FanDuel is exiting the UK market based on recent news report. FanDuel is reported to have sent an email to its players in the UK stating that it will not be offering its services for

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Atlantic City’s Resorts Casino Becomes First To Launch DFS Game

Resorts Casino Hotel has become the first casino in Atlantic City to introduce daily fantasy sports (DFS) contests for real money. The casino launched a daily fantasy sports game called FastPick where players will be able to bet on head-to-

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Las Vegas Makes Plans To Become The Global eSports Hub

Las Vegas, the casino gaming hub in the United Sates is now preparing to become the global hub for the nascent eSports industry. Industry stakeholders gathered recently in Las Vegas to attend the first meeting held by Nevada eSports Alliance,

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New Jersey Legislature Approves Daily Fantasy Sports Bill

New Jersey has taken a definitive step towards legalizing daily fantasy sports (DFS) in the state after its legislature approved a bill that seeks to regulate and tax the DFS sector. The bill now awaits Gov. Chris Christie’s signature. The

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FanDuel & DraftKings Merger Under Threat From FTC Objection

The proposed merger between leading Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) operators DraftKings and FanDuel may run into roadblocks after reports surfaced that few members of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) have raised concerns regarding its impact on the country’s DFS

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NBA Signs Up PlayON As Its Global Daily Fantasy Sports Partner

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has signed up a daily fantasy games (DFS) operator as its official partner to offer fantasy games to basketball fans worldwide. Surprisingly the DFS operator chosen is neither one of the top two sites FanDuel

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Iowa Introduces New Bill To Legalize Daily Fantasy Sports

Lawmakers in Iowa are making yet another attempt to legalize daily fantasy sports wagering in the state after a bill introduced last year failed. This will enable popular daily fantasy sports (DFS) operators like DraftKings and FanDuel to operate legally

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DraftKings & FanDuel Merger To Take Place In 2017

Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) operators FanDuel and DraftKings have announced they have entered into an agreement to merge. A possible merger was doing the rounds for the past few months but both companies preferred to keep the discussions private. The

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DFS Market Could Be Monopolized With Rumoured Merger

DraftKings and FanDuel, the two biggest Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) companies dominate a major portion of the DFS market in the United States. The two companies are rivals but were forced to come together during the last couple of years

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