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Esports set for crucial Olympic forum in Switzerland

Guest post The quest to include esports in the Olympic Games gathers pace today (July 21st) when the International Olympic Committee (IOC), in partnership with the Global Association of International Sports Federation (GAISF), holds a forum to explore esports opportunities within the Olympic movement. Former NBA star Rick Fox will oversee the event in Lausanne,…
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G FUEL to launch Code Vein tie-in drink, CEO reveals in interview

G FUEL CEO Cliff Morgan has spoken about his plans for the UK and revealed a limited edition flavoured drink will launch alongside action RPG Code Vein. Speaking to Esports News UK in a video interview, Cliff spoke about G FUEL's partnerships in gaming and joining the recent UK Esports Awards as Headline Partner. "We're…
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UK RB6 mix team IDK win their first LAN at Dreamhack Valencia

IDK (I Don't Know) have become Rainbow Six Siege LAN champions after taking down Vitality at Dreamhack Valencia. In order to get there, they had to make a run through the lower bracket, after losing their opening game to NiP. The British/French mix rallied their way out of the lower bracket, defeating Mockit,  moving onto face NA's…
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Esports in the UK – the best sites for betting

Guest post We took a few moments to sit down with James Thompson, one of the knowledgeable spokespeople with bestbettingsites.uk to talk about the best sites for betting in the UK. There are great sites on the internet for esports betting, but there are only so many that earn that special place in the wallets…
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Winner of Red Bull Kumite UK Street Fighter V qualifier revealed

Shakil "Shakz" Ghazi (right) triumphed over Nathanael "Confz" Asubontengz (left) in the Red Bull Kumite qualifier yesterday (July 15th). The event took place at the Red Bull Gaming Sphere in London, which saw more than 25 top UK Street Fighter V players come together to compete for a place in the latter stages of the…
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‘We’re completely flipping the script on the traditional esports tournament format’ – Richard Lewis joins ESP Gaming

Prominent British esports journalist Richard Lewis has joined content creation firm ESP Gaming as director of talent for the World Showdown of Esports (WSOE). The WSOE is a new multi-genre esports tournament series featuring fight card-style matches that 'focus on the drama and spectacle of head-to-head competition between the world’s best players' from a range of games.…
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