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AFL team Essendon enter esports with acquisition of League of Legends roster Abyss

Yet another traditional sports outfit has entered the wonderful world of esports as Australian Football League side Essendon acquire League of Legends roster Abyss. The acquisition is in partnership with Executive Sports...

Gfinity reveal details of Australian Elite Series

Details of Gfinity's first Elite Series in Australia have been revealed less than a week after Dominic Redmond was appointed CEO. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-5nuq25FAF8 The format will be a spitting image of the UK Elite...

Dominic Remond appointed CEO of Gfinity Australia

Dominic Remond, Sydney Sixers General Manager, has been appointed as the CEO of Gfinity Australia.  Plans for Gfinity Australia were announced back in August as part of a joint venture with London based...
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Australia’s first Esports High Performance Centre launches at the Sydney Cricket Ground

Australia’s first “Esports High Performance Centre” has been launched at the Sydney Cricket Ground. The centre will play host to League of Legends Oceania champions LG Dire Wolves as well as...

Melbourne City FC have signed a FIFA player

Melbourne City FC has become the first Australian team to sign a FIFA pro. This is no great surprise in their position as part of The City Group, with both other clubs;...

Kiwi start up Uproar.gg’s numbers have packed a punch in 2017

Kiwi gaming startup Uproar is a platform which rewards gamers for playing games. Founded in 2016, Uproar.gg is entirely free to join and players earn points for completing in-game objectives or...
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Heading down under – Gfinity Esports Australia has been announced

Gfinity has announced that it's bringing its Challenger and Elite Series to Australia via a strategic partnership with HT&E. The result is Gfinity Esports Australia.  Gfinity Esports Australia will 'offer a complete turnkey...
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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...

Australian Football League outlines ambition in esports

The Australian Football League ("AFL") has revealed in an interview with FairFax Media that it is likely to get involved in esports.  The league has expressed interest in running a tournament at the Etihad...
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ESEA announce teams for S24 Mountain Dew League Global Challenge

The North-American based tournament operator ESEA have announced the eight teams set for their Global Challenge LAN event in May. The tournament, sponsored by PepsiCo brand Mountain Dew, offers up a...

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GINX eSports TV to launch new esports specific show

GINX eSports TV, a UK based TV channel has announced it will air a new show called "The Bridge" which will feature three hours of discussion...