Firm looks to expand European presence

DFS operator goes live in Austria, Ireland

Players in Austria and Ireland will be able to access contests based on the NHL ice hockey league, esports, mixed martial arts and seven different football leagues.

Austria 
| 10/10/2017

DraftKings will provide all 10 of the sports currently available to US players to both Austria and Ireland, including the NFL American football league, Major League Baseball and basketball’s NBA.

Players in Austria and Ireland will also be able to access contests based on the NHL ice hockey league, esports, mixed martial arts and seven different football leagues.

“Sports fans in Europe are embracing the game inside the game through DraftKings’ contests and content. As we looked to expand our European footprint, it was an easy choice to launch in Ireland and Austria, given their renowned passion for sports,” said Jason Robins, chief executive of DraftKings.

Yogonet.com

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