Betway launches a King of the Hill series that begins on March 3rd featuring Evil Geniuses vs Complexity as the week 1, best-of-5 matchup.
Tuesday 28th February, 2017 – Betway has announced the launch of Betway Arena, a multi-event series of eSports competitions that begins with King of the Hill, a five-event series of DOTA2 matches in a weekly ‘winner stays on’ format.
The opening match, hosted right here on MoonduckTV, sees Evil Geniuses take on CompLexity Gaming on 3rd March.
The full slate of competing teams battling it out to claim DOTA2 bragging rights and the $5k USD prize pool will be announced shortly.
The leading eSports bookmaker, who became the first firm to launch a dedicated eSports portal in August 2015 and sponsors of Sweden’s NiP, will be offering a comprehensive set of markets on the ‘Best of Five’ DOTA2 matches.
Betway’s Anthony Werkman, said: “We’re excited to introduce the Betway Arena to eSports fans, which begins with an all new format of world-class DOTA2 action running for five consecutive weeks.
“I’m confident that the King of the Hill series will be a fantastic event and the first match between Evil Geniuses and CompLexity Gaming is a mouth-watering prospect.
“eSports continues to grow beyond our own lofty expectations by featuring regularly in our daily top 10 sports for turnover, and the Betway Arena will give fans can’t miss events on the eSports calendar for many months to come.”
Betway was the first major bookmaker to launch a dedicated eSports portal in 2015, giving fans the opportunity to bet on a wide variety of pre-game, in-play and long term markets.