St.Gallen snaps up FIFA player Neysk11L

St.Gallen has become the latest professional football club, and the first in Switzerland, to sign up a FIFA player to represent them.  As reported by TagBlatt, Sandro 'Neysk11L' Poschinger is the individual...

Scrub League Weekly – Huk on Evil Geniuses and Starcraft II

Grab your stim packs, kids: Scrub League is headed to the Koprulu sector with legendary StarCraft player Chris Loranger, better known as Huk. The Canadian Protoss player chats with hosts Colin and...

Scrub League Weekly – SFV players’ plight and ergonomic health

Scrub League turns up the debate dial on this its eclectic 38th episode. First, hosts Colin, Kevin and Samantha resurrect an old favourite topic after the World Electronic Sports Games in China:...

Ad Finem join the PENTA family

PENTA Sports yesterday announced that it has acquired the Ad Finem organisation.  PENTA Sports is a German organisation that has teams competing in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Crossfire, FIFA, Hearthstone, Rainbox Six, H1Z1 and Rocket...

Unikrn to acquire casino focused esports company LEET

Esports only bookmaker Unikrn has revealed that it has moved to acquire LEET.  LEET works with casinos primarily in Las Vegas but elsewhere too. The company is focused on helping them to run their...

Betgenius and Unikrn are teaming up…

It has been announced today that Betgenius, an arm of Genius Sports, and Unikrn have signed a partnership.  Sports data and technology company Genius already supply the esports market odds to Betway...
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Yvette Martinez-Rea – ESL – Women in esports

Yvette Martinez-Rea is the COO of ESL North America. She’ll be speaking on at the XLIVE Esports Summit in New York in August (22-23) on a panel titled ‘How women are...
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NYC Overwatch League spot could go to LW Blue

LW Blue could be the team that secures the New York City spot in the upcoming Overwatch League, according to an article released by ESPN earlier today. Sterling.VC, which owns the slot for New...
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Team EnVyUs confirm “multi eight figure investment” from Hersh Interactive Group

Team EnVyUs has confirmed a large multi-million investment from the Hersh Interactive Group. The figure is believed (according to ESPN reports) to be around $35,000,000 (£25.9m) and is comfortably one of...
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VY Esports raises seed round led by Raine Ventures

VY Esports, a content and services platform based in Los Angeles that's aiming to bridge the gap between esports and brands, announced last week that it has raised a seed round...

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Public voting opens for the AMD Esports Audience Award

As of today members of the public can vote on the title they think deserves the AMD Esports Audience Award.  Voting will close on Thursday...