Draftkings just announced a partnership with the entertainment arena Madison Square Garden in NYC, while it sealed another major deal: Sponsor of Belmont Stakes 2015.
The daily fantasy sports site will become the official fantasy sports sponsor, which includes 147th running of the Grade 1 Belmont June 6.
The Draftkings Logo will be worn by horses but also gate crew, followed by a branded Draftkings player lounge and VIP Area.
Draftkings players can win VIP-Tickets to the horse racing festival by playing on the daily fantasy sports site.
“The Belmont Stakes is one of the premier events in sports and we're thrilled to be a part of this year's festival that will culminate with a historic run for the Triple Crown,” DraftKings chief executive officer Jason Robins said.
“This partnership allows us to offer our DraftKings community even more one-of-a-kind experiences that they will never forget and introduce our offerings to new sports fans across the country.”
Draftkings remains number two behind Fanduel in the US but will certainly continue playing a hugh role for all fantasy sports fans. In case you are interested in Betting on this years Belmont Stakes you should read our review on the horse racing sites TVG and BetAmerica.