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Deutsche Fußball Liga tender esports rights

It was announced on Monday that the Deutsche Fußball Liga ("DFL") will tender for "interactive entertainment products" for both the Bundesliga and the Bundesliga 2.  The press release reads that the leagues will issue...

Unikrn add Rocket League to sportsbook offering

Unikrn announced late yesterday that they will be offering odds on Season 3 of the Rocket League Championship Series through their sportsbook. At Esports Insider we've made no secret of our love...
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DOJO Madness acquire LeagueCoaching.gg to add human coaching layer to data-driven offering

DOJO Madness, an esports big data startup, have today announced the acquisition of LeagueCoaching.gg in a move to expand their data-driven offerings into the personal training market. The deal will see LeagueCoaching.gg...
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Mediavision report suggests viewing on esports and gaming at all time high in Sweden

Mediavision have released their "esports and gaming 2016/17" report suggesting almost 400,000 Swedes consume esports and/or gaming content daily.  The analysis comments that the aforementioned figures make esports and gaming considerably more popular...

Richard Lewis makes public evidence of potential match fixing in semi-pro CS:GO

Top esports journalist Richard Lewis yesterday published new evidence of a potential match fixing scandal in semi-professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive.  The information was first provided to Richard approximately two weeks and after some...

MTV to broadcast UCypher – India’s first esports league

In January it was revealed that Indian businessman and philanthropist, Ronnie Screwvala, had pledged $15m (£12m) in order to launch a major Indian esports league. Recent reports from the Economic Times, India suggest...
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Overwatch (somehow) wins SXSW Esports Game of the Year award

Overwatch was crowned Esports Game of the Year at the SXSW Conference Gaming Awards on Saturday night. The nominees for the category were as follows: Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare; Gears of War...

Fnatic to expand presence in Asia following partnership with B.O.O.T

Late last week esports juggernaut Fnatic announced a strategic partnership with Chinese esports agency B.O.O.T as they aim to expand their presence in Asia. The partnership means that B.O.O.T will manage the distribution of Fnatic...

StormForce announce sponsorship of MnM Gaming

StormForce have announced the sponsorship of UK esports team MnM Gaming. StormForce are a leading manufacturer of gaming computers within the United Kingdom. The company retail their computers through Argos, Ebuyer.com, Littlewoods, Amazon...

Boomeo launch with CLG, SK and G2 partnerships

G2 Esports announced yesterday that they had partnered with Boomeo.com, a website dedicated to helping Counter-Strike: Global Offensive players improve their game. Partnerships were also revealed with SK Gaming and Counter...

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James ‘Master52’ Lambert – Mad Skills Motocross 2

Mad Skills Motocross 2 recently held its first World Championship with a £16,000 prize pot in Stockholm. In 2016 the game has paid out...