Dream11

Dream11 is an Indian fantasy sports platform that allows users to play fantasy cricket, hockey, football, kabaddi and basketball.

Dream11 helps Indian sports fans actively engage with and showcase knowledge of the sports they love.

Dream11 was co-founded in 2008 by Harsh Jain, Bhavit Sheth & Varun Daga. The company is headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

Dream11 allow fans to create their own team of real-life players from upcoming matches, score points based on their on-field performance and compete with other fans.

Dream11 is the flagship brand of Dream Sports, which also has brands like FanCode, a multi-sports aggregator platform, DreamX, a sports incubator, and DreamSetGo, a sports experiences platform.

 

Dream11 is India’s biggest Fantasy Sports platform with 8 Crore+ users playing Fantasy Cricket, Football, Kabaddi, Basketball, Hockey, Volleyball, Baseball and Handball. Dream11 is the Official Fantasy Sports partner of the BCCI, ICC, VIVO PKL, Hero ISL, NBA, LaLiga, FIH, Dream11 Super Smash, RuPay PVL, and many more.

 

Dream11’s brand ambassadors include MS Dhoni, Rohit Sharma, Rishabh Pant, Hardik Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Ravindra Jadeja, Kane Williamson, AB de Villiers, Quentin De Kock and 13 other sports stars.

 

Dream11 is backed by Tiger Global, TPG Tech Adjacencies, Kalaari Capital, Tencent, D1 Capital Partners, Steadview Capital, ChrysCapital and others. The company raised $400M in a new round on Mar 24, 2021. This brings Dream11's total funding to $785M to date. The latest round pushed the company's valuation to $5B, which is doubled from the previous $2.5B valuation gained in Sep 2020.

 

Dream11 was ranked 9 among India's Great Mid-Size Workplaces in 2018. The company was also recognized as one of the top 10 innovative companies in India by Fast Company in 2019.

 

 

  • Year founded: 2008
  • Funding Info: $785M over 8 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Secondary Market)
  • Yearly Revenue: ₹2,400 crore (2020)
  • Employee Size: 201-500
  • Business Valuation: Valued at $5B as of March 24, 2021
  • City/Town: Mumbai
  • State: Maharashtra
  • Country: India
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