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Intel Extreme Masters to no longer feature League of Legends

One of the only international League of Legends events on the circuit will not be run this season, the organisers of the Intel Extreme Masters ("IEM") have revealed.  Michal Blicharz, the VP...
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Teams decided for all four CS:GO PGL Minors

The open qualifiers have concluded which means that the teams are now locked in for all four PGL Minors. The Minors are $50,000 (£44,600) eight-team tournaments based in the largest four...

Vainglory Spring Championship Preview: The talent: Action Jackson, Xinyi, Humanist and Excoundrel

The hotly anticipated Vainglory Unified Spring Championship is very nearly upon us. Rounding off the pre-tournament coverage at ESI we have an interview with four of the finest talent to grace the...

Top 32 FIFA players to fight it out for $400,000 prize pool in Berlin...

There's no shortage of esports action this weekend. Dota 2's Starladder i-League and League of Legend's MSI will finish this weekend. Add to that Vainglory's Unified Spring Championship and there's already...
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Gfinity announce Team Endpoint to the Elite Series

After the announcement of the first five teams in Gfinity's Elite Series, speculation has been rife as to who the next teams in the series would be. This, alongside the recent oversubscribed...
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Esports BAR heads to Miami in September 2017

The second iteration of the Esports BAR is heading to the United States following the success of the first in Cannes, France last February.  Reed MIDEM, the Paris-based organiser of international B2B...

Vainglory Spring Championship Preview: ttigers – Hammers Esports

As part of our Vainglory series leading up to the Spring Championships on the weekend of May 19th here is our latest, an interview with Hammers Esports' team captain ttigers. We've teamed up...

Eyes opened to esports at The Telegraph Business of Sport

The Telegraph Business of Sport event this year included a sizable band of esports folk. From Fnatic CEO Wouter Sleijffers to Twitch's Chris Mead and Ceirnan 'excoundrel' Lowe, the esports crowd was out...
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ELEAGUE puts $250,000 on CS:GO Major Final Rematch

ELEAGUE, the esports tournament operator run by Turner and IMG, is set to place a hefty amount of cash on one CS:GO match. The best-of-three match-up, has been billed: 'Clash for Cash:...

Win tickets for the Vainglory8 Spring Live Championships with Esports Insider

From May 19-21, the 12 best teams from North America and Europe (6 from each region) will compete in a three-day tournament to determine the best Vainglory team in the West....

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100 Thieves Cash App Compound opens for business

North American organisation 100 Thieves has opened its headquarters and training facility, the 100 Thieves Cash App Compound. The 15,000 square foot facility is located...