Tencent strikes esports tie-up with Olympic Council of Asia

The League of Legends World Championship in Shanghai. (Photo by Hu Chengwei/Getty Images)

Chinese technology and entertainment conglomerate Tencent has signed strategic partnerships with the Olympic Council of Asia and the Asian Electronic Sports Federation.

The deals, announced at the Asian Electronic Sports Development Conference in China, will see the parties work together to promote the development of esports in Asia.

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