On-line bookmaker Betway has introduced its sponsorship of the European, CIS, and Chinese language editions of AMD SAPPHIRE OGA Dota PIT, a web based Dota 2 event.
Europe and CIS will compete collectively in a single event from September 20th to 26th whereas the Chinese language arm will play by its personal group between September 29th and October eighth.
Credit score: OGA Dota PIT
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The pair of tournaments, organised by occasions firm One Sport Company, will function a mixed prize pool of $295,000 (£229,066.62).
Ivan Marusic, CEO & Founding father of One Sport Company, commented on the deal in a launch: “OGA are proud to announce Betway as a associate of the OGA DOTA PIT On-line Sequence. That includes the world’s finest DOTA 2 gamers, the competitors is assured to be fierce, and the chance for the group to search out the most effective odds available on the market having Betway as our occasion associate.”
The occasion marks the third version of the OGA Dota PIT sequence, which launched in April 2019 with a $300,000 (£232,949.10) money purse. High worldwide Dota 2 contenders similar to OG, Alliance, PSG.LGD, Staff Liquid, and Royal By no means Give Up have been confirmed as collaborating groups.
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Adam Savinson, Head of Esports at Betway, added: “We’re delighted to associate with OGA Dota PIT for yet one more world class DOTA 2 event. They’ve a wealthy historical past of delivering a few of the most fun occasions of the yr, and we’re wanting ahead to becoming a member of their legacy.”
Betway has traditionally been fairly energetic in each the Dota 2 and Counter-Strike: World Offensive markets. Along with being a long-time associate of Swedish organisation Ninjas in Pyjamas, the operator has this yr inked offers with DreamHack, BLAST, and Past The Summit.
Esports Insider says: Betway has lengthy been thought of a market chief in esports wagering, investing early within the area with group and occasion partnerships which have helped make the betting model a family identify in esports.