Dream11, the world’s largest fantasy sports platform, has secured a multi-year extension with the National Basketball Association (NBA) and Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA), solidifying its position as the official fantasy gaming partner for both leagues in the country. This news builds upon a successful partnership that began in the 2017-18 season, marking the launch of the first official NBA fantasy game in India on Dream11.
Through the Dream11 platform, fans can participate in daily fantasy games for both the NBA and WNBA, taking on the role of virtual general managers. This thrilling journey allows them to build their dream teams by selecting real-life players and accumulating points based on their on-court performances.
Both Dream11 and the NBA/WNBA are committed to pushing the boundaries of innovation in fantasy gaming. Rajah Chaudhry, NBA India Country Head, acknowledged India’s booming fantasy gaming market and emphasised the significant increase in fan engagement since the partnership’s inception. He expresses optimism about the continued journey, highlighting the potential for even more exciting ways to connect fans with the leagues.
Vikrant Mudliar, Chief Marketing Officer of Dream11, envisions taking the excitement of basketball to new heights for users, leveraging this partnership to unlock the limitless possibilities of fantasy gaming. This collaborative spirit promises to redefine how fans experience basketball and the leagues, creating an unparalleled and immersive journey for all involved.
Participating in these official NBA and WNBA fantasy games is a breeze. Fans can simply head over to the Dream11 website or download the app on the App Store. With live coverage of the 2023-24 NBA season airing on various channels in India, and the upcoming WNBA draft and season tip-off on the horizon, there’s no better time to jump into the action.