How do I cancel a Daily Fantasy Sports contest entry? (CA)

When can I cancel or withdraw from a contest

DraftKings policies for withdrawing from a daily fantasy sports contest are determined by the type of contest: 

  • Head-to-Head: You can withdraw from unfilled Head-to-Head contests at any time.  You can't withdraw from filled Head-to-Head contests.
  • League: You can withdraw from unfilled league contests at any time. You can't withdraw from filled league contests.
  • Guaranteed prize pool (GPP): You can withdraw from GPP contests until 15 minutes before the start time of the contest.

If you are experiencing any problems with withdrawing from a contest or need help bulk withdrawing due to an unforeseen circumstance, please reach out to our Customer Support Team for assistance. Each withdrawal request is reviewed to assure compliance with the contest rules and the DraftKings Terms of Use prior to granting bulk withdrawal requests.  

To cancel your entry via web browser:

  1. Log into your account. 
  2. Click on the Contests option from the menu at the top of the page.
  3. Go to the My Contests section.
  4. Under the lineup column, click on the Edit button. This will take you to the Draft Lobby of that contest. 
  5. In the upper right-hand corner of the screen, you will see a Withdraw Entry link. Once you click on it, you will be removed from the contest.   

To cancel your entry via app:

  1. Log into your account.
  2. Go to the Upcoming section.
  3. Click on Edit Entry.
  4. Click on the information icon (lowercase i) and select Withdraw Entry