Esports

World football’s governing body Fifa and US video game company Electronic Arts have expanded the tournament schedule for this season’s EA Sports Fifa 19 Global Series, which acts as the pathway to the...

Real Madrid's revamped Bernabeu Stadium will potentially include an esports facility, according to an official video of the venue's proposed renderings. T

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The International Olympic Committee and the Global Association of International Sports Federations have teamed up to organise a new ‘Esports Forum’ that will take place next month in Lausanne.

Automobile Club de l'Ouest (ACO), organiser of the 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance motorsport event, is to launch an esports series in partnership with digital media platform Motorsport Network.

CSM Sport & Entertainment, a division of marketing services group Chime Communications, has forged a partnership with global esports agency Code Red which the two parties state is designed to provide the first full service offering in the sector.

International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach has revealed plans to hold an esports summit with key players from the competitive gaming industry.

The Asian eSports Federation (AeSF) has named the titles that will contest esports’ first introduction at a major multi-sport event, with a number of leading games not making the cut for this year’s Asian Games.

Engagement marketing agency Engine Shop has announced the acquisition of SA Studios Global’s esports and football divisions.

Ahead of the launch of the NBA's "fourth league", Bucks Gaming's co-managing directors tell SportBusiness International how they set up the esports team from scratch.

The Formula One motor-racing championship has revamped its esports series for its second season, with Ferrari the only team not to engage with the new-look competition.

The newly-formed World Touring Car Cup (WTCR) has launched an esports competition to coincide with its inaugural season.

James Watson has departed as head of esports at sports and betting-related services company Sportradar following a probe into claims he was betting on esports matches.

SportBusiness International speaks to EA Sports and NFL executives to discuss how they bring in sponsors to the Madden games and the commercial opportunities available

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Organisers of the French Open tennis grand slam have announced plans to enter into the esports market, along with unveiling an increase of around €3m ($3.7m) to the prize purse for this year’s tournament.

LaLiga, which operates the top two divisions of Spanish football, has launched its latest esports venture, with the new project to be sponsored by Spanish banking group Santander and French food products manufacturer Danone.

LaLiga, which operates the top two divisions of Spanish football, has revealed details of a new esports competition that will be sponsored by fast-food restaurant chain McDonald’s.

Kraft Sports and Entertainment CMO Jennifer Ferron sat down with SportBusiness International at the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference, to explain why the Kraft Group got involved in the Overwatch League and what it is looking to gain from the investment. 

The Ekstraklasa, the top tier of club football in Poland, has engaged the Lagardère Sports agency in a move designed to enhance its esports offering.