This week in Esports: Sportradar partner with DOJO, beIN win broadcasting rights for e-Ligue...

It's been another bustling week of news in esports, with new commercial partnerships dominating our weekly news roundup this week.  The biggest story to report is what's rumoured to be a partnership...

Betting preview: The Boston Major ante-post

When writing a betting preview, it's tough to analyse and have a look at anything except the ante-post. Whilst there is a plethora of games being played in esports, due to...
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Adam Heath – Reason Gaming – Home for any esport

During the ESL UK Premiership Finals at MCM ComicCon, ESI caught up with Adam Heath, MD of RNR-eSports, the parent company of Reason Gaming. At the event he saw his CS:GO...

Riot Games close to $90 million annual deal with MLB Advanced Media

Riot Games is close to forming a deal with MLB Advanced Media's BAM Tech to stream their esports offering on the MLB platform.  The deal is rumoured to be in the region of...

Nevada Gaming Policy Committee to consider new rules on esports

This week the Nevada Gaming Policy Committee met for the final time in 2016, and esports featured prominently on the agenda. According to Las Vegas Review-Journal, five esports experts gave speeches...

Jens Hilgers on DOJO MADNESS’ partnership with global leader in sports data, Sportradar

The esports betting space is a complicated yet intriguing one. The drama surrounding skin-betting continues to rumble on as more and more websites continue to operate unregulated sites using Valve’s skins...
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Fnatic launch pop-up store in Shoreditch, London

Sam Matthews, chairman of Fnatic has announced that the organisation will open a pop-up merchandise and esports store in Shoreditch, London. Named Bunkr, it shows an intention from Matthews and the team...

Unikrn and MAINGEAR announce partnership

On a Facebook Live stream with PCMag, esports bookmaker Unikrn and hardware company MAINGEAR announced a new partnership. The video featured Unikrn CEO Rahul Sood and MAINGEAR CEO Santos Wallace revealing the new...

Boris Bergerot – Stakrn – The Middle Man

Boris Bergerot is Co-Founder and President at the recently launched Stakrn which regards itself as the first esports and gaming accelerator. The company has established a three pronged approach, which includes...

Kingsley Edwards – Leet.gg and Rogue – Esports integration

Kingsley Edwards is the CEO and Founder of Leet.gg, which provides consumers an end-to-end tournament management solution, and he's also a co-founder of Rogue.gg the team which DJ and Producer Steve Aoki...