DraftKings Colorado

DraftKings Colorado began their adventure in 2012 when Jason Robins decided to launch a new Daily Fantasy Sports operator in the United States. By 2019, the site had more than 10 million users across America. It was thus natural to expect such a massive company to get its fingers on the sports betting market following the 2018 PASPA repeal.

DraftKings launched its maiden sportsbook in August 2018 in New Jersey. Following successes in Pennsylvania and Indiana, DraftKings was among the first sports betting operators to join the new Colorado sports betting market in May 2020. The Centennial State bettors now have an opportunity to place sports wagers both in-person (at Mardi Grass Casino at Black Hawk) and online at DraftKings Colorado.

DraftKings Colorado Welcome Bonus

The Centennial State residents are still relatively new to the sports betting world, but DraftKings Colorado will help them in the process of getting started. They will boost up the new registrants’ accounts with an exciting $1,000 welcome package consisted of the following:

  • A 20% First Deposit Bonus up to $1,000

Whoever joins DraftKings Colorado and makes at least a minimum deposit of $5 can opt-in for the lucrative promotion. To take the maximum advantage, you should deposit $5,000, in which case you would receive the max $1,000 bonus.

Wagering Requirements

As a new registrant, you will not see the bonus money right upon making the maiden deposit. It is released in increments, instead. This is due to the wagering requirements associated with the bonus itself. To receive $1 of the bonus, you will need to bet $25. Note that you can place wagers on any market you’d like as long as the odds are not shorter than -300.

To receive the full maximum $1,000 bonus, a player would thus need to bet $25,000 in total. Punters have 90 days to satisfy the playthrough criteria. The good news is that you can’t lose the bonus you had already cleared.

Promo Codes

DraftKings Colorado do not require any promotional code for the $1,000 welcome bonus.

How to Get DraftKings Colorado Bonus

Time needed: 3 minutes.

Claiming a $1k DraftKings Colorado welcome bonus is an easy task even for beginners. Just make sure to follow these simple steps and you will be good to go:

  1. Go to DraftKings

    Head over to the DraftKings Colorado sportsbook site or launch their mobile app

  2. Register Account

    Create a new account there

  3. Deposit Money

    Deposit (Min $5)

  4. Start Betting

    – When you bet $25 at odds of -300 or longer, you will release $1 of the bonus money.
    – The bonus is 20% up to $1,000, meaning you should deposit $5,000 to take the maximum advantage
    – In that case, you would need to bet $25,000 in total at odds of -300 or longer over a 90-day period to release the full $1,000 bonus

How to Place a Bet at DraftKings Colorado

It is hard to believe there is someone who has not heard of DraftKings so far. The Daily Fantasy Sports operator has become a huge brand in the United States and most of you should be quite familiar with the site and interface. Even if you are visiting DraftKings Colorado for the first time, you will quickly get used to the layout. The site is user-friendly the whole process from registering an account to placing a bet is pretty much straightforward. The next following lines will help you get going in no time. 

  • Visit the DraftKings Colorado website or launch a mobile app
  • Click the green “Sign Up” button at the top-right corner of the screen
  • Follow the simple registration procedure by filling in the respective boxes
  • DraftKings Colorado will ask you to provide the following data: your full name, date of birth, home address, telephone number, e-mail, and the last four digits of your Social Security Number (SSN)
  • The next step is choosing your new username and password for the DraftKings Colorado account
  • Once you tick several boxes to confirm the awareness of the operator’s terms and conditions, your age, and your location, you will be all set up
  • To top up your DraftKings Colorado account, you should just click the green “Deposit” button at the top-right corner
  • Once you have deposited, you are ready to place your first bets
  • Just select a sport you want to bet, click on the preferred game, and then just hit the odds for the desired betting selection
  • Your betting pick will then appear in the bet slip on the right-hand side
  • On there, you can choose how much you want to bet on the game
  • Just hit submit and boom – you have placed your initial wager at DraftKings Colorado

DraftKings Colorado Sports Betting Section

DraftKings Colorado are powered by European giants Kambi who truly know their business. The layout is slick and the site is very easy to navigate in general. You can head over to any section of the site in a split second.

In-play events take the center of attention on the homepage. There are links to My Bets, Promotions, Help, Pools, and VIP system at the top of the screen. The full list of sports available is on the left-hand side, just below the most popular competitions for the specific day. Finally, the bet-slip will be on the right side of the screen.

Variety of Odds

DraftKings are Daily Fantasy Sports pioneers and current industry heavyweights, but they do know the business when it comes to sports betting, too. They seem able to recognize the bettors’ needs and they have perfectly adjusted these needs to modern times by offering an extremely wide array of sports and markets to bet on.

We love how the operator is capable of recognizing the most popular sporting events across the globe. They update the list of these every single day. We find it very useful, especially for punters who do not have time to explore the events manually on a slow day. Anyways, here is the list of sports you can wager on at DraftKings Colorado:

  • Australian Rules
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Boxing
  • Cricket
  • Cycling
  • Darts
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Handball
  • Hockey
  • MMA
  • Motorsports
  • Rugby League
  • Rugby Union
  • Soccer
  • Table Tennis
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

It is also important to say that the Centennial State bettors can place bets on college sports as well at DraftKings Colorado. The range of pre-game betting markets is equally impressive and involves some of the following for a regular-season NFL match:

  • Moneyline
  • Point Spread
  • Totals
  • Touchdown Scorers – First, Last, Anytime
  • Player/Team Passing Yards
  • Player/Team Rushing Yards
  • Player/Team TD Passes
  • Player/Team Receiving Yards
  • First/Last Team To Score
  • Total TD
  • Winning Margin
  • First to Listed Points
  • Halves
  • Quarters

In terms of the odds, we can say that those offered at DraftKings Colorado represent somewhat of an industry standard. The tax rate is relatively low in the Centennial State (10%), meaning the sports betting operators do not have a reason to install higher vigs in their odds.

Variety of Live Betting Odds

On top of a respectable range of sports and betting markets available for pre-game betting, DraftKings Colorado take pride in offering an equally impressive set of live betting variants. You can practically place an in-play wager on any sporting event that is played anywhere on the planet. Without mentioning the most popular sports, the range of options involves low-profile tennis tournaments (ITF Futures), even lower-profile international friendlies (i.e. Bangladesh v Nepal), or darts matches.

The array of in-play betting markets is decent as well and allows you to predict the winner of the next point in a tennis match or the scorer of a goal in the next ten minutes in a soccer affair. For this purpose, we will take a tennis match as an example. Here are just some of the live betting markets for a tennis match:

  • Moneyline
  • Game Spread
  • Total Games
  • Set Winner
  • First to Listed Games
  • Tiebreak Winner
  • Will the Game Go to Deuce?
  • Match Correct Score
  • Most Games
  • Winner of the Next Game

Variety of Livestreaming

The possibility of watching a game and placing live bets simultaneously is appealing to all sports aficionados. Those in the Centennial State are lucky to have a chance to do so through the DraftKings Colorado mobile app. The operator has signed a partnership deal with Sportradar, securing the live streams for more than 100 distinct leagues across the world. The list of competitions includes the elite classes of German soccer (Bundesliga) and Korean basketball (Korea Basketball Organization) among others.

To be able to watch a game live at DraftKings Colorado, you only need to have a funded betting account (more than $0.00 in it).

Variety of Promotions

DraftKings Colorado are among the most impressive US sports betting operators when it comes to the generosity of their promotional section. They have tons of on-going promos for regular customers and we’d warmly advise you to check their “Rewards” department every now and then. Some of the most attractive offers include:

  • MNF Primetime Prop – Bet on a player to score the first TD and get a refund up to $20 if he scores anytime
  • Refer a friend and get a free bet
  • ATP Finals Boost – A 10% live profit boost every day on the selected tennis tournaments (in this case ATP Finals)
  • Daily sportsbook pools – Climb the leaderboard and win prizes every day

Banking Options for DraftKings Colorado

Bettors can use the majority of the common banking methods to move funds in and out of their DraftKings Colorado accounts. They can go through credit and debit cards (Visa and Mastercard), online banking, PayPal, prepaid card, and wire transfer, or in-person at one of DraftKings Colorado retailers. The minimum deposit is $5 (a positive feature for beginners), while the maximum usually goes to $2,000 although it may vary from one method to another.

DraftKings Colorado Mobile and App

DraftKings Colorado mobile app is compatible with both Android and iOS-powered devices. It brings an easy sign-up route, a dynamic yet user-friendly interface, and a simple way to bet. The mobile app seems to have it all, from the quick links atop to the A-Z sports listings at the bottom. Much like on the desktop version, a single click can place you a bet.

DraftKings Colorado Support

DraftKings Colorado have an extensive FAQ department, but if you still can’t find an answer to your specific question there, you can always get in touch with the operator’s customer support. It is available 24/7 through the live chat function. Alternatively, you can reach out to their friendly agents via e-mail at sportsbook@draftkings.com.

FAQ

Who can place a sports bet at DraftKings Colorado?

Every adult person (over the age of 21) physically located within the Centennial State borders can legally place a bet at DraftKings Colorado.

Is DraftKings Colorado available on mobile phones?

Yes, you can download the DraftKings Colorado app to both Android and iOS-powered devices.

Can I move money from my sports betting account to DFS and vice versa at DraftKings Colorado?

No, unfortunately. To place a sports wager, you need to deposit into the sports betting account.

Will I get a bonus for signing up for DraftKings Colorado?

Yes, the new registrants are eligible for a 20% up to $1,000 first deposit bonus. It is released in increments of $1 for every $25 wagered.

General Info

Website:www.sportsbook.draftkings.com
Operating Since:1st May 2020
Available in States:Yes
Land-Based Partner:Mardi Gras Casino at Black Hawk
Software Providers:Kambi

Banking Options

Payment MethodProcessing TimePayment TypeDeposit LimitsKey Fact
    Bank Account    Instant    Bank Transfer    $5 Min / $2k MaxNo CardInstant deposits from the bank
      Credit Card      Instant      Credit Card      $5 Min / $2k MaxFunds available immediatelyBank may charge additional fees
        Debit Card        Instant        Debit Card        $5 Min / $2k MaxFunds available immediatelyBank may charge additional fees
        Prepaid DraftKings Card        Instant        Prepaid Account        $5 Min / $2k MaxNo feesInstant DepositsFaster WithdrawalsFunded by Credit Cards
  PayPal  Instant  E-Wallet  $5 Min / $2k MaxEasy and Quick Deposits
  Casino Cage  Instant  Cash  $5 Min / $2k MaxDeposit Directly at the Casino
    Wire Transfer    5-7 Work Days    Bank Transfer  $50 Min / $2k MaxTransfer Funds from Bank to Sportsbook