ESL UK Premiership

ESL UK Premiership Finals weekend

This weekend (28-30th October) sees the ESL UK Premiership in CS:GO, League of Legends and Overwatch finals take place. They're being held at MCM ComicCon London at the ExCel London by...

This week in Esports: PSG in with a bang, Valve defiant, e-Ligue 1 to...

It's been another huge week of esports news and thus picking four articles to include in a brief round-up has been as difficult as ever.  It's impossible to ignore Paris Saint-Germain's announcement of their foray...

PSG launch into esports in emphatic fashion

Since Paris Saint-Germain partnered with media group Webedia and officially launched their esports arm, we've been eagerly awaiting news of just how they'll be competing. With a press conference held on Twitch last night, they unveiled August 'Agge' Rosenmeier and Lucas...

Yamzu selected for BDL Accelerate in Lebanon

Swedish based startup firm, Yamzu, has revealed that it has been selected to participate in the upcoming global startup competition BDL Accelerate that takes place in Beirut, Lebanon from November 2nd...

Multiplay unveils UK esports studio

At the UK Masters this week Multiplay unveiled its new UK esports studio. Multiplay, which was founded in 1997, is best known for organising both the popular Masters League (which runs competitions...

Fenerbahçe acquires SuperMassive.TNG’s League of Legends team

Fenerbahçe has entered the esports fold via the SuperMassive.TNG's Turkish Champions League League of Legends spot.  The club, based in Istanbul, will be hoping to succeed where neighbours and rivals Beşiktaş failed after its...

Betting preview: League of Legends reaches semi-finals and ELEAGUE ante-post

Our betting preview this week centres around the League of Legends World Championships. The most watched esports event in the world has reached the semi-finals. The final four is comprised of three Korean...

This week in esports: big news in FIFA, skin betting remains rife and esports...

Another frantic week of esports news is over and done with. This week saw intriguing moves in an esport that seems tiny compared to some of its counterparts. With six La Liga teams involved...

Schalke04 Esports to host scouting days for League of Legends roster

Schalke04 Esports yesterday announced that that they would run a five day event to cherry pick the best players to then compete at the GEFORCE Cup as Schalke04's pre-season League of Legends roster.  https://twitter.com/S04Esports/status/786206115314884608 Tim Reichert, Head of...

Cybersmile chosen for Riot Games’ Impact Challenge

The Cybersmile Foundation has been selected by Riot Games to be part of a new initiative called ‘Impact Challenge’ which launched yesterday.   The project is aimed at helping to provide funding and...

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Will The Overwatch League be a path to glory?

During the opening ceremony at Blizzcon, Blizzard announced its esports plans for its latest game, Overwatch, in the form of The Overwatch League. This finally put...