The DraftKings Online Sportsbook isn’t offering betting lines for this November’s election, but they are doing the next best thing. They are awarding $100,000 in prizes to users who participate in a Presidential Election Pool.
The DraftKings Presidential Election Pool is free to enter is available to users in stats where the sportsbook is legal. Regardless of your political affiliation you can choose between Joe Biden and Donald Trump in 12 election predictions.
How it works
The DraftKings Sportsbook $100,000 Presidential Election pool will ask you to not only choose the next president of the United States but will also ask you to select the winners of 11 swing states, as called by the Associated Press.
- New Jersey
- North Carolina
- West Virginia
You can make your picks anytime from now until November 3rd and you can change your picks anytime until election date. DraftKings users can use their own intuition to make their picks, or use resources such as FiveThirtyEight and PredictIt to make more educated guesses.
Presidential Pool prizes
DraftKings is paying out the top 29,775 finishers with prizes. The lowest prize will only be $1 but remember, this is a free-to-enter pool. First place in the pool will receive a cool $5,000 with many prizes in between:
|DraftKings Presidential Pool Payouts|
In the case of ties, the prizes will be split be all users who tie for the prize. One entry is allowed per person with users required to have their answers in by 5 PM ET on November 3rd.