Orlando John expands its esports portfolio with Swedish superstar talent

Orlando John continued its esports surge yesterday as the agency signed a plethora of established talent to its books.  The Swedish talent and management agency has recently secured the names of some of the...

Put down the pitchforks: Allen Cook is not the problem

Gambling and the burgeoning world of esports has a rocky past, a turbulent present, yet hopefully, a prosperous future. A nonchalant brag about a couple of ante-post bets from Allen Cook, an...

ZOTAC announce $100,000 Dota 2 tournament to take place in Taiwan

ZOTAC, has announced the first ever ZOTAC CUP MASTERS in partnership with Battlefy.  The tournament will boast a $100,000 (£82,000) prize-pool and the eventual finals are set to take place from May 30th to June...

Team Secret reshuffles management as payment feud resurfaces

Team Secret announced yesterday that Kemal Sadikoglu would no longer be a director with the company whilst John Yao would be Secret's newly appointed CEO.  Co-founders Clement "Puppey" Ivanov and Matthew "Cyborgmatt" Bailey announced the...

Northern Arena accused of not paying players

In the latest esports accusation, the Canadian tournament organiser Northern Arena is being accused of owing several Dota 2 teams their beloved prize money. Northern Arena is one of the biggest tournament organisers...

Russian club Anji FC jump into esports

The streak of European football clubs jumping into esports seems to be showing no signs of slowing down with Russian outfit FC Anji announcing the creation of their own DOTA 2 division complete...

Loot.bet partners with Digital Chaos

Dota 2 team Digital Chaos has announced a partnership agreement with esports betting operator Loot.bet. Loot.bet provides a betting service for a number of esports titles, Dota 2 included. Users are...

Betway Arena launches with Dota 2 King of the Hill

Betway has announced the launch of Betway Arena, a multi-event series of esports competitions that begins with King of the Hill, a five-event series of Dota 2 matches in a weekly...

ICE meets Esports – The live betting battle

One would be forgiven for mistaking the pizzazz of ICE 2017 for the bright lights of Vegas. The sheer scale of the world's largest gambling exhibition is truly a sight to...

Valve hints that TI could leave the US thanks to Trump

In a rare moment of extended commentary from Valve the company's representative Erik Johnson stated at a roundtable debate that the developer would consider relocating The International to outside the United States.  As reported by...

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LVP UK returns for 2019, adds Fnatic & exceL academy rosters

LVP UK in partnership with Riot Games UK has announced the return of their UK League of Legends league. The league will return on...