ESI Gambling Report: The Counter-Strike effect and preserving integrity online

Esports and integrity harbor a complicated history with one another; and more recently this dynamic has become increasingly tangled. On August 31st, tournament organiser ESL announced a competitive ruling which shook the...
Lachlan Thomson joins Luckbox as Head of Performance Marketing

Lachlan Thomson joins Luckbox as Head of Performance Marketing

Esports betting platform Luckbox has appointed Lachlan Thomson as its Head of Performance Marketing. Thomson will be tasked with helping Luckbox scale-up its marketing efforts as the company continues to target growth...
Pinnacle Solution FansUnite

Pinnacle Solution and FansUnite unveil partnership

Sports entertainment company FansUnite has entered a strategic partnership with sportsbook service provider Pinnacle Solution. Pinnacle Solution, the risk management arm of Pinnacle, will see its esports data and odds feed integrated...

Rivalry CEO Steven Salz on analyzing the esports betting audience

It’s been a red-letter year for the esports industry as its digital nature allowed it to navigate around the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak which saw businesses, sports leagues, and entire industries falter....
Gambit Esports VulkanBet 2020

Gambit Esports bets on VulkanBet as title sponsor

Russian organisation Gambit Esports has announced Maltese esports betting platform VulkanBet as the title sponsor for three of its rosters. The deal will see the bookmaker become the title sponsor of Gambit's rosters in Counter-Strike: Global...
ESIC

ESIC investigation update uncovers 37 cases of misconduct

The Esports Integrity Commission (ESIC) has issued a public update into its ongoing Counter-Strike spectator bug investigation, identifying a total of 37 guilty parties. On September 4th, ESIC launched a historical inquiry...
Winners.net x Bet365

Winners.net establishes partnership with bet365

Esports betting comparison and affiliate platform Winners.net has entered a partnership with British online gambling company bet365. The deal will see bet365 feature on the WIN.gg-owned website as an affiliate. RELATED: Betway enters one-year agreement...
beastcoast Betway Dota 2

Betway enters one-year agreement with beastcoast

Online bookmaker Betway has reached a partnership accord with North American organisation beastcoast. The global betting brand will back the organisation’s Peruvian Dota 2 team through a one-year deal, according to a...
Unikrn SEC Settlement

Unikrn to pay $6.1M in SEC settlement over unregistered ICO

Seattle-based esports betting company Unikrn will pay $6.1M (£4.7M) to settle charges imposed by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Tuesday. The fine, which Unikrn has agreed to pay in...
Betway inks sponsorship deal for AMD SAPPHIRE OGA DOTA PIT event

Betway inks sponsorship deal for AMD SAPPHIRE OGA Dota PIT event

Online bookmaker Betway has announced its sponsorship of the European, CIS, and Chinese editions of AMD SAPPHIRE OGA Dota PIT, an online Dota 2 tournament. Europe and CIS will compete together in...