Adams joins the network to present the daily morning show –

Pat McAfee and PMI to produce original content for the network —

— Nationally Distributed Network and OTT Platform Goes Live in September –

— Stream more live sports than any network in America —

NEW YORK, August 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — FanDuel Group, the leading online gaming company in North America, today announced plans to launch FanDuel TV, which will include a widely distributed linear cable television network, and its new OTT platform known as FanDuel+. FanDuel TV and FanDuel+ will go live in September of this year and will become the first linear/digital network dedicated to sports betting content and offering more live sports programming than any other network in America. As part of the launch, FanDuel TV is delighted to welcome Kay Adams who will headline the network with a daily morning show live five days a week. Adams, who previously hosted Hello Soccer on the NFL Network will host the FanDuel TV show Los Angeles studios every day 11:00 a.m. EDT. As part of the launch, the company announced that FanDuel+ will be free to download for existing FanDuel customers with accounts on any of its sportsbook, casino, horse racing or daily fantasy platforms.

“FanDuel TV is the first network designed from the ground up to be watched by viewers with their phone in hand,” said Mike Raffensperger, Commercial Director, FanDuel. “We intend for FanDuel TV to be at the intersection of live sports and interactive content and believe that Kay is the best example of on-air talent who can connect fans with the stories of the games that bring them closer. are most interested in. Our goal is to provide fans with engaging programming to watch and bet on in tandem with our mobile app.”

Kay Adams headlines the new morning show
Adams will host his own hour-long show Monday through Friday, welcoming guests and a wide array of personalities from across sports and entertainment. It looks forward to continuing its well-established track record of entertaining and informing sports fans in the morning! Daily viewers can expect the same “Hey Kay Adams” energy as usual, and the daily studio show will also be available on YouTube and other social media platforms.

Pat McAfee and the PMI team to produce original content
FanDuel TV is thrilled that one of the hottest and most influential people in sports media Pat McAfee and his PMI Network team will also join the party! McAfee’s PMI Network will produce new content as part of the network’s weekly programming block. Details regarding new PMI Network content will be shared by Pat le The Pat McAfee Show when it’s ready for prime time!

Programming from Bill Simmons The Ringer Network
As part of the launch of FanDuel TV, the company has entered into a programming agreement with The Ringer providing FanDuel TV content from one of the most listened to and followed sports and pop culture digital networks and podcasts in the world. industry. Details on the specific content of The Ringer, which Bill Simmons founded in 2016, will be disclosed in the future.

More ways to earn with Lisa Kerney
Plus, FanDuel’s signature sports betting show More ways to win will continue to be hosted by former ESPN SportsCenter presenter Lisa Kerney bringing sports betting analysis and insight into the major sports leagues to viewers every week. More ways to win has been the cornerstone of FanDuel’s programming with Kerney covering a variety of sports content geared towards the sports bettor in his high-energy style. A FanDuel brand ambassador, Kerney recently appeared in the company’s baseball commercials and hosted the company’s FanFest event, which has been livestreamed since Los Angeles to over 300,000 viewers during Super Bowl LVI week.

“Having proven talent on air, live content from the most influential name in sports media in the Pat McAfee and the best team in the industry covering horse racing today demonstrates that FanDuel TV will be a vibrant network from day one,” said Amy HoweChairman and CEO, FanDuel Group.

New live sports programming
FanDuel TV aims to become the new home of international basketball in the United States Under a licensing agreement with Sportradar, FanDuel TV and FanDuel+ will broadcast more than 3,000 hours of live sports, including the National Basketball League (NBL) international basketball league action australia professional league, the Chinese Basketball League, as well as the French and German professional leagues.

Horse Racing Experts Stable
FanDuel TV will emerge from its predecessor TVG Network, a channel synonymous with racing excellence for a quarter of a century. In keeping with its proud TVG lineage as the undisputed home of horse racing, FanDuel TV will feature a stacked lineup of unrivaled coverage from respected experts including Christina Noirer, Britney EurtonGaby Gaudet, Mike Joyce, Todd Schrup and the rest of TVG’s award-winning roster of on-air talent. FanDuel TV’s programming schedule will be underpinned by the best live coverage of the best tracks, including Gulfstream, Del MarKeeneland, Pimlico, Saint Anita and much more. FanDuel TV will also provide unparalleled coverage of the Breeders’ Cup World Championships in November, hosted at Keeneland in Lexington, Kentucky.

“TVG has been the undisputed leader in horse racing for 20 years and the launch of FanDuel TV creates an exciting new platform for the next 20 years,” added Raffensperger. “FanDuel TV and FanDuel+ will accelerate the renaissance of racing and repackage the sport for a new generation of mobile fans, while bringing new leagues and sports to the US market. We plan to offer more live sports than ever before. any network in America.”

FanDuel TV will be widely distributed on linear television through its relationships with major cable and satellite providers in the industry, including Comcast Xfinity, Spectrum, Verizon FIOS, DirectTV, DISH, Cox Communications, FuboTV, YouTubeTV and Hulu. FanDuel+ will also be widely available on direct-to-consumer OTT platforms including Roku, Apple TV, and Amazon Fire. For more FanDuel TV programming and news, follow @FanDuelTV on Twitter and Instagram.

About FanDuel Group
FanDuel Group is an innovative sports entertainment and technology company changing the way consumers interact with their favorite sports, teams and leagues. The premier gaming destination in United States, FanDuel Group consists of a portfolio of leading brands in gaming, sports betting, daily fantasy sports, early deposit betting and television/media. The FanDuel group is present in all 50 states with approximately 17 million customers and nearly 30 points of sale. The company is based in New York with offices at California, New Jersey, Florida, Oregon, Georgia, Portugal, Romania and Scotland. Its FanDuel TV network and FanDuel+ are widely distributed on linear cable TV and through its relationships with major direct-to-consumer OTT platforms. FanDuel Group is a subsidiary of Flutter Entertainment plc, the world’s largest online sports betting and gaming operator with a portfolio of globally recognized brands and a constituent of the London Stock Exchange’s FTSE 100 Index.

Contact: Kevin HennessyFanDuel Group / [email protected]

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