Rules

What happens if a contest doesn't fill?

Most big contests have guaranteed prizes, meaning they’ll run as planned... Read more

What happens when a game is postponed?

Rules for how postponed games are handled in FanDuel contests vary depen... Read more

What happens if a player is traded?

We update player team listings once per day, generally overnight. So on ... Read more

How does FanDuel deal with doubleheaders?

Only one game of a doubleheader will count for FanDuel scoring. The game... Read more

Why Can’t I Cancel My Entry?

Per FanDuel Rules, you may not cancel any matched H2H contest, or a full... Read more

When are Friends Mode contests created?

We try to keep things flexible. So for MLB, NBA, and NHL Friends Mode le... Read more

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Live Scoring

What is the star that I see beside certain FanDuel players?

Those are experienced player badges. They’re used to identify players wi... Read more

How are contest scores calculated?

Contest scoring is specific to each sport. But as a general rule, the be... Read more

Why are some of my opponents’ players hidden?

In short, it’s to keep contests fair and balanced. The ‘hidden player’ ... Read more

Can players score points in categories that don't usually apply to their position?

It depends on the sport and the position. NFL: Offensive players will sc... Read more

How does FanDuel treat player scoring revisions?

During every game, we receive live scoring from one of our stats provide... Read more

A player was ruled out after my contest started. What happens now?

If your contest offers late swap, each player can be edited until their ... Read more

Winnings

Do I have to pay taxes on my FanDuel winnings?

Yes. If you win more than $600 on FanDuel over the course of the year, y... Read more

What happens if I tie?

The tied users split the total value of the prizes awarded for all the t... Read more

The games are all over and I won. So why is 'My Account' not showing my winnings?

Before we can settle contests, all box scores must be finalized. Because... Read more

Can I redeem or trade in tickets for cash?

No, tickets are not redeemable for cash value. Once you use a ticket to ... Read more

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