Esports betting is booming. The bulk of mainstream agencies are already quite open to the concept, offering a wealth of betting opportunities and even sponsoring professional gamers. If you have a soft spot for gaming and a solid knowledge of the current scene, you stand an opportunity to be rewarded for your expertise. And if you need to brush up on what you know or just start from scratch, we have you covered.
Understanding video games is simple enough. However, you will also have to be familiar with the concept of betting and privy to what the different type of bets stand for. The best way to go about this is to let our experts introduce you to the most common stratagems and improve upon them with your own grasp of esports.
Newzoo estimates that esports will reach $1.7 billion by 2021. Esports viewership is expected to outpace NFL in 2020.
And to stay on top of your game, you will surely need to read up on the latest esports news, which is what we intend to do here, breaking you the latest and most relevant events from the world of gaming as they happen. Want to be an accomplished esports betting expert? Follow through with our detailed guides, breaking news and bookmaker recommendations.
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2020 NASCAR season is set to resume on May 17 at Darlington Raceway after it was put on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic. With two weeks left before ‘real’ NASCAR returns, petrol-heads can quench their thirst for racing with eNASCAR. This weekend, eNASCAR Invitational Dover is on! Date: May 3, 2020Time: 1 p.m. (Eastern […]
ESPN Esports is hosting the Valorant Invitational today, April 20, inviting professional players from seven different games to compare skills in Riot Games’ new shooter. Eight Valorant Teams Join ESPN Esports Invitational ESPN Esports has become the latest organization to decide and host a Valorant tournament. The three-day Valorant Invitational will start today, April 20, […]
The Nevada Gaming Control Board has expanded the list of events esports fans can bet on. You can now wager on League of Legends, Overwatch and Call of Duty League competitions. Nevada Adds New Esports Events to Make up for Sports Drought The Nevada Gaming Control Board has given the go-ahead to esports betting in […]
Code Green is the third VALORANT tournament to take place this week after 100 Thieves and T1 ran with their own tourneys on Tuesday and Thursday. The event features $20,000 in prize purse which will be allocated to various COVID-19 relief charities. VALORANT Code Green Tournament Features 16 Teams Today, BoomTV and CashApp will host […]
NASCAR has successfully leveraged fans’ love for racing and brought it to the iRacing simulator platform, pulling steady viewership and interest. The eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series continues with Richmond Raceway, and here is what you need to know. eNASCAR Pro Invitational: Richmond Raceway Overview The eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series at the virtual Bristol […]
Virtual sports are getting a lot of attention in the betting community at the moment. Simulation sports are not the same as esports. Leading online sportsbooks are now offering simulation sports betting. As a result of the coronavirus canceling almost every sporting event on the planet, top online bookmakers have come up with a new […]
Afreeca StarLeague Season 9 reunites retired pros Flash and ZerO The Emperor continues to be given the best chance of success at (-165) Light is the only player who has managed to slow down Flash’s progress recently Afreeca StarLeague Season 9 is back and with the group stages out of the way, a whole bunch […]
With the world of esports finding a way to beat on, the ESforce’s Dota 2 Parimatch League Season 2 is going to offer a three-day action starting on March 27, and inviting four notable CIS teams to compete for a shot at the $50,000 first-place prize. Parimatch League Season 2 to Launch Online on March […]
The entertainment industry has been affected in the fullest around the world since the COVID-19 illness got out, setting a global domino reaction and hitting hard on the livelihoods of millions of people. Yet, one segment that has done fairly well in the global state of emergency the novel coronavirus has ushered in is video […]
Astralis still in the lead with -222 to win Group B Team Liquid and Evil Geniuses listed as top seed to win Group A and Group C respectively The event gets underway tomorrow, January 31, 2020 in London, with a prize pool of $300,000 One of the most important competitive CS:GO year-round events is about […]
After Team Nigma stomped their way to the top and the 16th team Dota 2 The Leipzig Major was chosen, the event itself is about to kick off. Starting on Saturday, January 18, the Dota 2 DreamLeague Season 13 -The Leipzig Major 2020 group stages will offer plenty of betting opportunities. Date: January 18 – […]
Team Nigma wins against Royal Never Give Up with 3-1 to secure We!Play Bukovel Minor and progress to The Leipzig Major Sportsbooks list Nigma as one of the top six teams to win the event at odds of (+1100) as of January 13, 2020 Team Secret is a historic nemesis to the former Team Liquid […]