Want to own a championship-winning racehorse? Now you can– in the metaverse

Things you can buy with crypto? Artwork. Music. Trading cards. And now, NFT enthusiasts can add digital collectible racehorses to their list. Australian-based start-up Zed Run is betting big on virtual horse racing via their online gaming platform– and they just raised a $20 million Series A funding round with VC firms like Andreessen Horowitz and Red Beard Ventures participating in the deal. CNBC TechCheck's Deirdre Bosa takes you behind the racing trend that is gaining horsepower.
Wed, Jul 21 202111:03 AM EDT