Statement from FanDuel CEO Nigel Eccles on Termination of Merger

The following is a statement from FanDuel CEO Nigel Eccles: “FanDuel decided to merge with DraftKings last November, because we believed that this deal would have increased investment in growth and product development thereby benefiting consumers and the greater sports… Continue Reading →

Statement From FanDuel CEO Nigel Eccles and DraftKings CEO Jason Robins

“Today, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced it will attempt to block the proposed merger between DraftKings and FanDuel. We are disappointed by this decision and continue to believe that a merger is in the best interests of our players, our… Continue Reading →

FanDuel Announces TuneIn As Official Streaming Audio Partner (PRESS RELEASE)

Today, FanDuel announced TuneIn will be the company’s exclusive streaming audio partner. Millions of sports fans can now get connected to the live games and sports content that matters to them directly from the FanDuel platform. FanDuel users can also… Continue Reading →

WNBA and FanDuel Announce League’s First-Ever One-Day Fantasy Game (PRESS RELEASE)

The Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) and FanDuel announced today a new partnership that will make FanDuel the official, one-day fantasy partner of the WNBA. The partnership is FanDuel’s first with a women’s professional sports league and the WNBA’s first… Continue Reading →

FanDuel “Mixup” Launches for MLB Contests

Today, FanDuel announced its latest product innovation, “Mixup,” is now live for MLB contests. Mixup combines the best of FanDuel’s traditional game format with smaller rosters and changing weekly themes. Beginning today, FanDuel users can enter Mixup contests by going… Continue Reading →

FanDuel Introduces “Mixup,” Adds New Product Features Ahead of 2017 MLB Season

FanDuel Introduces “Mixup,” Adds New Product Features Ahead of 2017 MLB Season Company Announces New Contest Variants, Swap Feature, and Scoring Changes for MLB Offering Today, FanDuel announced Mixup – a new, innovative twist on its fantasy sports contests –… Continue Reading →

Launch of Golf Contests

We want to let you know that you will now see golf contests available in the FanDuel lobby, but they will – unfortunately – not be available to New York users. While we are very excited about offering fantasy golf,… Continue Reading →

Ahead of the 2017 Masters, FanDuel Unveils Fantasy Golf Product

Today, FanDuel announced the upcoming launch of its first fantasy golf product. The product will run in private beta before tournaments go live to the public this winter. This comes on the heels of FanDuel launching NBA InPlay in conjunction… Continue Reading →

FanDuel and DraftKings Agree to Strategic Merger of Equals (PRESS RELEASE)

BOSTON and NEW YORK, Nov. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Fantasy sports technology companies DraftKings and FanDuel today announced they have entered into a merger agreement. The transaction is expected to close in 2017. Financial terms were not disclosed. The merger of… Continue Reading →

FanDuel Expands Product Offering, Launches First Soccer Product (PRESS RELEASE)

Today, FanDuel introduced its first soccer product in the United States, announcing contests for the English Premier League will be coming later this month. As the company continues to broaden its product offerings, soccer will be the fifth sport available… Continue Reading →

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