DraftKings Championship Series – Making Millionaires One Contest at a Time
During the last six years, DraftKings has held thousands of contests. There have been 9 live championship events and 45 national competitions where DraftKings has awarded more than $100 million in cash prizes. There are more exciting chances on the horizon. As always if you don’t have an account on DraftKings.com, sign up today and use our DraftKings promo code that provides a new user bonus.
Two events in the featured championship series are going to crown a winner in daily fantasy sports and sports betting. These two national contests will both award a $1 million top prize. Here’s a breakdown of the two latest events in DraftKings’ Championship Series.
Fantasy Tournament of Champions
There will be a series of contests over the next few months that will be part of the Fantasy Tournament of Champions. We’ve laid out an orderly calendar of events below. Not all the events have posted prize amounts, but they will big.
However, each contest is scheduled. You’ll want to check back to see when each high paying contest becomes active. The next event on the DraftKings Championship Series – Fantasy Tournament of Champions is the $2,250,000 The Players Millionaire.
This is one of the biggest fantasy golf events of the year. You’ll select your best lineup card of six PGA golfers ahead of the event that begins on Thursday, March 12. Don’t worry if you miss this event.
However, you will be passing up a shot at an entry into next February’s Big Game in Tampa. There, DraftKings will hold the finals of the Fantasy Tournament of Champions with $1 million on the line for the winner.
Your next opportunity to qualify for the Fantasy Tournament of Champions playing a DFS golf event will be in April. The day after the 2020 Fantasy Basketball World Champion is crowned, DraftKings will hold this year’s Fantasy Hockey Online Championship.
One day later, DFS basketball enthusiasts will load up their best hoops roster for the 2020 Fantasy Basketball Online Championship. These two online crowns will be awarded and two more spots into the Big Game in Tampa will be taken.
As part of the April 9 weekend of golf contests, there will be the DraftKings Fantasy Golf Mega Millionaire. Another Fantasy Golf Millionaire will take place during the second week of May.
The last event soon upcoming on the calendar of Fantasy Tournament of Champion events is the Fantasy Basketball Millionaire. The prize pool and date will be announced. DraftKings will have events throughout the summer into next fall.
There will be additional Fantasy Basketball Millionaire contests, plus DFS football contests when the new season kicks off. In August, there will be a live event to crown the winner of the Fantasy Golf World Championship.
Sports Betting National Championship
As part of the Sports Betting National Championship, DraftKings will offer a number of feature events. In March, the mega-event will be the $1,500,000 guaranteed Spring Sports Betting Championship.
Between now and March 19, there will be a series of qualifying contests. It will culminate with an ultimate sports betting event targeting two rounds of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament.
Players can purchase a direct buy in for $5,000, or win one of the DFS contests that are awarding a spot in the finals. These entries also include four-nights of hotel and $1,000 worth of expense money on DraftKings.
When all the sports are filled, players will head to Weehawken, New Jersey. There will be a $2,000 bankroll awarded. Players will then place bets beginning with the opening round of 64. The contest will continue though the round of 32.
As part of the weekend of excitement, The Fantasy Basketball World Championship will be held live at the same location. The in the Spring Sports Betting Championship is to climb the leader board to the top.
The winner will walk away with $500,000 cash. All 25 entries will win cash as well, plus you get to keep whatever is remaining in your $2,000 bankroll account. During the championship round, players are permitted to bet on NBA or NCAA games.
DraftKings Championship Series Calendar of Events
March 12 – The Golf THE PLAYERS Millionaire – Prize Pool = $2,250,000
March 21 – 2020 Fantasy Basketball World Championship – LIVE – Prize Pool = $4,000,000
March 19 – 23 – 2020 Sports Betting Spring Championship – LIVE – Prize Pool = $1,500,000
March 24 – 2020 Fantasy Hockey Online Championship – Prize Pool – to Be Announced
March 25 – 2020 Fantasy Basketball Online Championship – Prize Pool – to Be Announced
Additional dates on the DraftKings Championship Series
April 9 – Fantasy Golf Millionaire and the Fantasy Golf Mega Millionaire
May – Date to be announced – Fantasy Basketball Millionaire
June 18 – Fantasy Golf Millionaire
July 16 – Fantasy Golf Millionaire
August 13 – 16 – 2020 Fantasy Golf World Championship – LIVE EVENT
There are currently 15 Fantasy Football Millionaire contests to be announced, plus another pair of Football Mega Millionaire dates. DraftKings will hold an online Fantasy Baseball Championship, plus crown another champion at the live event later this summer.
Each of these events will build enthusiasm ahead of the live Fantasy Football World Championship and the 2020 Sports Betting Championships later this year. Everything will culminate next February in Tampa for the Fantasy Tournament of Champions.
You don’t need a calculator to figure out that DraftKings is taking the competition to a new and exciting level. There will be millions of dollars in cash awarded across these contests. Each will build towards the pinnacle where a millionaire will be crowned.
You need to check in frequently to DraftKings to review changes and additions to the schedule. DraftKings is making millionaires’ one contest at a time. Missing a contest is like throwing away a chance at a million bucks. Get your name in the game today and get it in the game often. Maybe your name will be on a check for $1,000,000.