DraftKings

DraftKings to capitalise on Supreme Court’s betting ruling

DraftKings, a fantasy sports platform, is looking to cash in on the Supreme Court's ruling on the authorisation of sports gambling in North America - according to Jason Robins, CEO. The company...

ESI Birmingham 2018 – Why you should attend

Our very own ESI Birmingham (Thursday May 24th) is set to take place only one day before the quarter-finals of ESL One Birmingham, and it's shaping up to be an absolutely-do-not-miss-this-one event. In partnership...
Tencent University of Oxford

Tencent to bring esports courses to University of Oxford

Tencent has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the UK Department International Trade to bolster its relationship with the UK government. In doing so, University of Oxford will host tournaments and offer courses...

Supreme Court decision permits sports betting in US

The Supreme Court finally came to a long-awaited decision regarding the Murphy vs. NCAA case (previously known as Christie vs. NCAA), in turn striking down the law prohibiting sports betting in...

ESI Gambling Report: A new opportunity in the NBA 2K League

As esports as a collective continue to surpass a number of sports in viewership, its lucrative betting precinct is growing rapidly alongside it. Sportsbooks have carried markets on esports for quite some...

EVO Japan reports $1.13m loss due to lack of sponsorship

According to financial reports by Hearts United Group EVO Japan 2018, the first Evolution Championship Series event held out of the United States, resulted in a loss of $1.13m (£837,000). Despite the...

MAMMOTH Esports acquires Sin Gaming and ROAM esports

MAMMOTH Esports recently announced it's acquisition of Australian League of Legends team, Sin Gaming along with forming a partnership with ROAM esports. ROAM purchased Sin Gaming in 2016 and while MAMMOTH will...
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This week in esports: EU LCS, FACEIT, Real Madrid, Skillshot Media

This week in esports has been fruitful for news, with plenty of big developments in the industry taking place. Instead of expecting you to keep up to date with every big...

Gears of War returns to England with EGL London event

EGL has confirmed Gear of War esports will return to the UK on the 9-10th of June, hosted at Stamford Bridge, home of Chelsea Football Club. First reported by Esports News UK,...
EU LCS

Arsenal, Crystal Palace, Swansea City reportedly eyeing EU LCS spots

A new report cites that Premier League football clubs Arsenal F.C., Crystal Palace F.C., and Swansea City A.F.C. are all in talks with Riot Games regarding franchise spots in 2019's renovated...