The World Series of Poker just released the news that one-day fantasy sports leader DraftKings.com is now the official fantasy sponsor of the WSOP. The best news is that this partnership will bring about a Main Event seat as a prize in the lead up to the Main Event by DraftKings.
The only way to qualify online for the WSOP as a U.S. resident was if you were a resident of Nevada or New Jersey previous to the formation of this partnership. Now the opportunity to play the main event is possible online for all poker and fantasy sports enthusiasts across the country! Here's your chance: Qualify online for as little as $2 — or FREE if you are a new depositing player on DraftKings. The opportunities to expand your poker game to Las Vegas this summer begin now through July 1st, DraftKings will have satellites running that award a grand prize of a WSOP Main Event Prize Package worth $12,000.
New to one-day fantasy sports? Don't be shy about testing the waters. One-day fantasy sports are designed perfectly for poker players and are simple and easy to get started with. You draft the best possible team under DraftKings’ salary cap — follow the action live — and after the games finish that night, you claim your prize immediately. You could be claiming a prize that would give you a shot at winning $10,000,000 down the line if you win a Main Event seat!
This opportunity presented by the WSOP and DraftKings could be your 'easy-in' to get a seat in the Main Event. Once you get started at DraftKings, you'll also find other huge prizes are just waiting to be won.
If you're ready to jump in and join DraftKings for a shot at some remarkable prizes — and the fun and competition — you can take advantage of a dollar for dollar match on your first deposit (up to $600) that is available now, and if you're a first-time user, you also pick up a free contest entry.