DraftKings to launch Kansas sportsbook on day one


DraftKings launched its latest US sportsbook in Kansas on September 1st, in time for the start of new NFL season, making the Sunflower State the 18th within the US in which DraftKings is licensed.

Kansas officially signed sports betting was signed into Kansas law on May 12th, with September 1st announced as the official launch date of sports betting.

Matt Kalish, DraftKings Co-Founder and President, DraftKings North America, commented: “We are thrilled to have the opportunity to deliver our products to Kansas sports fans for the 2022 NFL and college football seasons. It is an especially exhilarating time of year, and we are excited for eligible Kansans to be able to get in on all the action through DraftKings’ seamless and responsible sports betting experience.”