In the wake of DraftKings’ recent UK launch, could the daily fantasy sports (DFS) giant be sizing up Australia as one its next overseas target markets? If so, what challenges and opposition awaits? Australia has a lot of appeal. Admittedly, it isn’t a huge market, however it is renowned for being a sports-mad nation, while season-long fantasy sports competitions have been played for almost a quarter of a century.
An increasing number of Victorian Australian Football League clubs are now formally refusing to take sponsorships from sports betting agencies, according to local media. Richmond...