FanDuel acquires AlphaDraft to get into esports

Big companies are starting to see a lot of potential to make money in esports. A day after DraftKings announced it’s expanding into esports next month with daily-fantasy games for League of Legends, competitor FanDuel is doing the same through an acquisition. The company has purchased the daily-fantasy startup AlphaDraft, which debuted earlier this year to […] Read more »

FanDuel announces acquisition of leading esports platform AlphaDraft

PRESS RELEASE: Strategic alliance marks FanDuel’s entry into the rapidly growing fantasy eSports market NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–September 24, 2015– FanDuel Inc. (www.fanduel.com), the largest one-day fantasy sports operator, today announced it has acquired leading fantasy eSports platform, AlphaDraft. Marking its entry into the fantasy eSports market, FanDuel will leverage the partnership to enhance and expand […] Read more »