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Around the Grounds: 5th of August

Welcome back to another week’s wrap up of Draftstars previews and tips in Around the Grounds!

First things first! If you didn’t catch the news… We are excited to announce Campbell Brown as our Guest Host for the Draftstars AFL Live Final! Campbell will be at the event at the TimberYard in Melbourne for the duration of the whole event. We are looking forward for our Golden Ticket winners watching the game with Campbell in attendance.

Campbell BrownAlso, it is also great to see some returning sports back to the platform. Starting on Saturday morning the English Premier League is back for season 2022/23! We are also back with fantasy contests for the EPL and for the World Cup in November! We do however, have some fantasy scoring changes in the Football format. To check out what scoring has change, click on the banner below

EPL Scoring Changes

Round 21 of the AFL starts on Friday Night at the MCG for the match between the Demons and the Magpies. Bit of spice in the pre-game for this one! Here at Draftstars we are headlining our Daily Fantasy contests with a mega $75,000+ prize pool. Our $500,000 AFL Live Final qualifiers (3 available for each day!) are available for this match plus plenty of contests at all prize points. Not many chances to make to the big event! Don’t miss out! Only 16 tickets remaining!

16 Tickets Left

Need assistance in your lineups? First, the Fantasy Insider Cruncher is available for FREE to build your ultimate lineups and upload into Draftstars. If you are not sure how the cruncher works, check out the tutorials HERE or if you are ready to make your lineups click on the banner below.

Fantasy Insider CruncherThe team at Daily Fantasy Rankings have the tools and previews you need to find out the best plays from their team of daily fantasy experts. For Friday’s AFL match, catch Smatho from Draftstars and Roody from Daily Fantasy Rankings in their video preview.

Podcast version is also available

You can also check out their free resources and previews for AFL Daily Fantasy right now at

It is a huge weekend of AFL action and the lads at DT Talk are back with their video preview for both Saturday and Sunday action. Catch Warnie, Calvin and Roy talk up their plays in DT Talk’s weekend preview.

You can also catch Calvin’s plays right now on the DT Talk website HERE

NRL Round 21 is underway with the Roosters doing the job against the Broncos. Plenty of action this weekend on Draftstars. Need a hand with your lineups? Then you need to catch Fantasy guru ‘NRL Fantasy Analysis’ video previews. Jamie covers each day for the NRL and provides his preview and tips on who to play. All available on his YouTube channel which you can access HERE

Wicky are also back with their NRL Stat Bible plus written game previews with Draftstars stats and projections for the round of matches. A simple download from the Bible and into the Fantasy Cruncher means you can access Wicky’s projections in 30 seconds. Watch out for Wicky’s numbers that are available HERE

Wicky Stat Bible

You can also catch slate by slate previews of the NRL from Daily Fantasy Rankings with game theory and best plays from the team at DFR. Catch their preview for Friday Night NRL HERE

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