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...

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...

Twitter will live stream ESL and DreamHack events in 2017

Twitter has today announced that it has partnered with both ESL and DreamHack, to live stream esports events and original content in 2017.  More than 15 events in the ESL One, Intel® Extreme Masters...

Paris Saint-Germain announce ASUS ROG as main partner

Paris Saint-Germain ("PSG") eSports have revealed ASUS Republic of Gamers ("ROG") as their main partner. The partnership was revealed on their Twitter with ASUS revealing further detail on their French website. The...

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...

ECS reveals teams for the Season 3 Development League

FACEIT’s esports initiative, the Esports Championship Series (ECS), will mix top teams and newcomers in the Season 3 Development League. There'll be top invited teams such as North, FlipSide and Gambit joining...

Superdata: The esports industry will surpass $1.13bn in 2017

Trying to gauge the current value of the complex esports industry isn't easy. This is why estimations often have such wide margins.  The latest from Superdata asserts that the industry as a whole...
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PSG Esports signs six figure sponsorship with PMU eSport

PSG Esports and PMU announced a new partnership agreement late last week.  PMU, one of the most established French betting companies, recently launched its esports brand, PMU eSport, and with this deal...

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has invested in esports startup Challengermode

Challengermode, a Swedish tech startup and online competitive gaming platform, recently closed a new round of funding round of $1.3m (£1.03m) with Zlatan Ibrahimović amongst the investors.  After launching the first Nordic university...

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Singtel enters esports with PVP eSports Championship

Signapore Telecommunications, often referred to as Singtel, has announced a regional esports tournament which will take place in at Suntec Singapore from October 5-7th. Singtel...