BLK becomes apparel provider for Athletico Esports

Australian esports organisation Athletico Esports have announced an official apparel sponsorship deal with BLK Sport.  The partnership, dedicated to delivering the 'most cutting edge apparel' for Athletico Esports team members, and the company...

Gamer rewards platform Uproar.gg enters Open Beta

Uproar.gg, a new gamer reward website where 'players can win real-life prizes for playing their favorite games', announced on Friday that it has entered Open Beta.  Uproar.gg is completely free to join...
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ESL brings the IEM to Sydney

ESL, the world's largest esports company, is bringing the Intel Extreme Masters series to Australia for the first time. The Counter-Strike: Global Offensive event will be hosted at the 18,000 capacity Qudos Bank...

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;...
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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...

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...

Guinevere Capital acquire controlling stake in Dire Wolves

The latest esports team acquisition but not a celebrity in sight...  Dire Wolves have been purchased, in part, by Guinevere Capital, an Australian sports business group led by Managing Director David Harris...
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ELEAGUE Major Qualifier kicks off today

With Atlanta looking to host the first CS:GO Major of 2017, ELEAGUE are getting their main qualifier event underway early. Lasting from the Thursday (15th) up until the Sunday (18th), it's...

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...

ASUS sponsors the WPGI Womens Esports League

WPGI Womens Esports League has announced a partnership with ASUS.  The terms of the partnership will see WPGI players use ASUS hardware at the Gold Coast LAN finals on March 5th, 2017. The WPGI...

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Are esports organisers anti-gambling?

So with skins dying a death and regulation forcing its way through esports betting, we should surely expect more partnerships between bookmakers and teams and...