The top fantasy sports sites DraftKings Inc. and FanDuel Inc. already set aside their rivalry and agreed to merge as one.
Jason Robins (DraftKings co-founder) will be the CEO and Nigel Eccles (FandDuel CEO) will be the Chairman.
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“Being able to combine presents a tremendous opportunity for us to further innovate and disrupt the sports industry,” Eccles said in a statement. “While both offer a greater variety of offerings, appealing to new users, including the tens of millions of season-long fantasy players that haven’t yet tried our products.”