Tag Archives: Riot Games
- NiP cancel Betway deal; Edgar Davids successful in Riot Games lawsuit
August 17, 2017
Esports organisation, Ninjas in Pyjamas, have pulled out of their sponsorship deal with Betway, and the former Dutch footballing ace, Edgar Davids, successfully sues Riot Games over Lucian skin likeness. In September, the relationship between esports and gambling was as strong as the one between Caesar’s apes after Betway invested...
- ESPN and Riot Games in $500m League of Legends TV Talks
May 24, 2016
UPDATE: News of a deal has been denied by both ESPN and Riot Games. eSports is about to get a shot in the arm according to PVPLive’s Dustin Steiner after he broke the story that ESPN and Riot Games are in $500m talks to air the League of Legends Championship...
- Betway punts on return of eSports ‘Fight Night’
February 24, 2016
Online gambling operator Betway has backed the return of the upcoming eSports “Fight Night” event. The one-off exhibition will feature a face-off between Astralis and Fnatic—two of the biggest eSports teams today—on Thursday. The two teams will be gunning for a €4,000 ($4,400) prize. “Betway Fight Night pits the best...
- League of Legends World Championships is eSports Super Bowl
October 12, 2015
This is a guest contribution by Florian, co-founder of www.esports-betting.pro. If you would like to submit a contribution please contact Bill Beatty for submission details. Thank you. We all know that big sporting events—Soccer’s World Cup, the Super Bowl, the UEFA Champions League, among others—mean a lot for the gambling industry. Well, eSports also has events...
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