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How to open a DraftKings Sportsbook account

6 September 2018
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Wanting to find out how to open an account on DraftKings? You’ve come to the right place. Since launching its Daily Fantasy Sports platform in 2012, DraftKings has experienced colossal growth offering fantasy sports contests across multiple sports in several different countries. Now, it’s introducing an online sportsbook to the American public. You can be among the first to taste the DraftKings experience by setting up your account, today.

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How to open a DraftKings account?
DraftKings Sportsbook Welcome bonus
How to play on DraftKings mobile app?
Are there any Terms and Conditions at DraftKings?
How to bet on DraftKings?
- How to make a single bet on DraftKings
- How to place a combined bet on DraftKings
Payment methods: how to make deposits and withdrawals?
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How to open a DraftKings account?

It’s easy to get started with this sportsbook on any device. Here’s a simple guide to show you how to open an account on DraftKings.

  1. Click the link on this page for instant access to DraftKings.
  2. On the registration page, complete the sign up form with the required information.
  3. You’ll need to provide the last four digits of your SSN in order to verify your identity.
  4. Click ‘confirm and create’ to open an account on DraftKings.

As an extra addition, many sportsbook operators use promo codes for when new customers register. You can find out more details on DraftKings latest offers and promotions by visiting this page.

DraftKings Sportsbook Welcome bonus

All online sportsbooks like to welcome new customers with some form of bonus, and when you open an account on DraftKings Sportsbook, you get just that. The welcome bonus for customers is a juicy free bet up to $200.

This is a 100% matched first bet offer. Essentially, whatever size wager you put down as your first ever bet on the platform, DraftKings will match it with a free bet up to $200. As a note, you don’t get to keep the stake from the free bet – only winnings obtained from it. Still it’s a cracking offer to get you up and running.

How to play on DraftKings mobile app?

The focus of DraftKings is geared more towards mobile sports betting over that of the desktop – although both are offered. As a mobile player, you have two options. You can use the responsive web-based platform or download the new DraftKings Sportsbook app. This is now available on iOS and Android devices. The process to open an account on DraftKings via a mobile device is fundamentally the same as using a desktop computer. Therefore:

  1. Click the DraftKings link on this page.
  2. Complete the registration form with the required information.
  3. Provide the last four digits of your SSN to verify your identity.
  4. Click ‘confirm and create’ to open an account on DraftKings.

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Are there any Terms and Conditions at DraftKings?

There are a few terms which bettors wanting to open an account on DraftKings Sportsbook need to be aware of:

  • The Sportsbook is only available to players in the US.
  • Online sports betting is currently only legal in New Jersey. Yet, all US players can sign up and they will be informed when their state allows use of this product.
  • You must be at least 18 years old. Or 19 years old if you live in Alabama or Nebraska and 21 in Massachusetts.
  • You are only allowed to create one account per person for DraftKings’ services.

*Find out the full T&Cs on Draftkings.com – Play responsible

How to bet on DraftKings?

A stand out feature of the DraftKings Sportsbook is how easy it is to use. Clearly a lot of thought has gone into the development of this product to enhance the user experience and it shows.

American football

There are a range of mainstream US sports you can bet on plus several international soccer leagues. Getting your money in the game is a breeze, too. Here’s how it’s done:

How to make a single bet on DraftKings

Like all modern sportsbooks, DraftKings allows bettors to place a single wager in two clicks/taps. When you open an account on DraftKings, all you need to do is browse the range of sports, select the event you want to bet on and find your desired market. Then click on your selection to add it to the betslip. Insert your stake and hit place bet. It’s the same process for both pre-match and live betting, so you can’t go wrong.

How to place a combined bet on DraftKings

Placing a combined bet on DraftKings is the same as making a single bet but this time you add one than one selection to your betslip before staking. The options will appear for you as in a straight parlay or a system bet if available on that event.

Payment methods: how to make deposits and withdrawals?

As with many new online sportsbooks, there are a few areas which could do with refining. One of these is by providing a few more payment methods. Assuming that the available options match those offered by the DraftKings FDS product, Sportsbook users are able to fund it by credit or debit cards, PayPal or by way of a bank transfer.

The process is straightforward. You head to the cashier page, select the method you want to use and follow the on-screen prompts. This merely involves filling in your personal details and entering the amount you want to deposit. The entire process takes less than a minute. Withdrawals are issued by way of a refund to the same method used for depositing. If there is an outstanding balance thereafter, the remaining withdrawal amount will be transferred to you via PayPal or paper check. For further withdrawal information contact customer support and they will guide you through the process.

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Lucky punters who open an account on DraftKings are treated to first class customer support which will be available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You can either use the live chat tool on the website or app, or send an email to: sportsbook@draftkings.com.

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