Ministry of Sport

Forbes: The World’s Most Valuable Esports Companies

The rising popularity of esports is recognised the world over and Forbes has just released a list of the world’s most valuable esports teams which shows how well they’re really doing. Major sporting stars like...

Category - eSport

Guinevere Capital And Cloud9 Enter Strategic Partnership

Sports and esports investment and advisory firm, Guinevere Capital, and US-based esports team, Cloud9, have announced a strategic partnership centred around a Cloud9 subsidiary, Kings Row LLC. The partnership will aim...

Supercars Eseries Drives Social Engagement

Since the suspension of live sports around the world in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Supercars has seen social engagement success with the creation of the BP Supercars All Stars Eseries, according to Nielsen’s...

Gfinity Launches Digital Media Arm To Diversify Revenue

UK esports organisation, Gfinity, has announced the launch of Gfinity Digital Media, a new digital media arm with the aim of diversifying revenue. This comes as the company’s digital users surpass ten million during the...

Five Men Charged Over Alleged Esports Match Fixing

Five men have been charged with match-fixing offences by Victoria Police as part of Australia’s first criminal investigation into esports. The investigation, led by detectives from the Victoria Police Sporting...

Facebook Launches Live-Streaming Gaming Platform Early

Social media giant Facebook has launched a dedicated live-streaming gaming platform, Facebook Gaming, earlier than scheduled due to a user spike during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. The platform will see Facebook...

ARMOR ALL Extend Supercars’ Eseries Support

ARMOR ALL has extended its support of the BP Supercars All Stars Eseries, by providing a $1000 prize each week to the ‘ARMOR ALL Round Winner’, that will be donated to the winning driver’s charity of choice. This...

Supercars Eseries Round One Mirrors Nascar Eseries Success

The first round of Supercars’ 10-event All Stars Eseries saw similar success to that of Nascar’s Eseries competition as the opening broadcast totalled 44 percent of the average Supercars live event. The opening...

NFL Gets In On Esports Action During World Sport Hiatus

The National Football League (NFL) has aired its first Madden esports tournament on Fox Sports, featuring current and former NFL stars. This broadcast deal sees the NFL become the latest in a long string of sporting...

NBA Announces Players-Only NBA2K20 Tournament On ESPN

The NBA has announced a 16-player NBA 2K20 tournament with only NBA players, to be broadcast on ESPN starting April 4. The tournament is designed to help fill the gap of live sports following the suspension or...

BP Becomes Title Sponsor Of Supercars All Stars Eseries

Supercars have announced the competitions’ official fuel sponsor, BP, has signed on as the title sponsor of the upcoming Supercars All Stars Eseries. As part of the deal, the recently announced 10-round series featuring...