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Events

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MDL Dota 2 Major confirmed to be hosted at Disneyland Paris

Mars Media has confirmed that its upcoming Dota 2 Major will indeed be hosted at Disneyland® Paris, as Esports Insider exclusively reported on February 8th. The MDL Disneyland Paris Major will be...
NBA 2K League Raynor Gaming

NBA 2K League drafts Raynor Gaming as gaming chair partner

NBA 2K League has brought in Raynor Gaming as its official gaming chair partner ahead of its second season. Raynor Gaming will produce branded chairs for the league, first debuting during the...

ESI Spring Forum Series to debate the potential of Battle Royale esports

After a sellout first edition in London, the #ESIForum returns - in Manchester on March 22nd in the Spring edition. As ever, the ESI Forum will take place on one evening...

What’s on this week? – Hell, It’s about time – March 4th – 11th

“What’s on this week?” is ESI’s weekly feature letting you know just what’s going on in the wonderful world of esports in the next seven days. Each week, ESI picks a selection of...
PUBG Europe League Phase 1

PUBG Europe League will drop in on March 21st

PUBG Corp. and StarLadder are almost ready to get the PUBG Europe League (PEL) under way. Starting on March 21st, fifteen teams from Europe (as well as one team from the Middle-East...
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Challengermode adds Finnish Esports League to NEL network

Swedish tech start-up Challengermode has brought in the Finnish Esports League under its National Esports Leagues initiative. Previously operating independently, the Finnish Esports League will now allow its players to qualify into regional...
FACEIT ECS Pinnacle Cup

FACEIT bets on Pinnacle as partner for ECS

FACEIT has tapped Curaçao-based sports betting provider Pinnacle as the official betting partner for Seasons 7 and 8 of the Esports Championship Series (ECS). The Challenger Cup has been renamed the ECS...

NBC Bay Area bringing SFV to local television

In a first for the region, California broadcaster NBC Bay Area will be bringing Street Fighter V to local TV screens. The cable station has partnered up with Esports Arena and Capcom Media Ventures...
FA ESL eLions

The FA and ESL to launch English FIFA team eLions

The FA has partnered with ESL to form the eLions, a FIFA team that will represent England. Starting with the FIFA eNations Cup in April 2019, the team will be hosting online qualifiers...
ESL IEM Acer Predator

Acer extends ESL partnership for Intel Extreme Masters

Acer has extended its partnership with ESL, making it the exclusive PC partner of Intel Extreme Masters (IEM) events for the next three years. The Taiwanese technology company will be the official global partner...

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Vivo added as title sponsor of PUBG Mobile Club Open

Tencent Games and PUBG Corp. have appointed Chinese technology company Vivo as the title sponsor of the PUBG Mobile Club Open. Vivo will provide the smartphones...