September 3, 2020

Mercedes-Benz Renews Sponsorship Contract with ESL

Yesterday, ESL UK announced that Mercedes-Benz renewed its sponsorship contract for ESL Premiership. Mercedes-Benz will sponsor Premiership until December 31, 2020. This partnership makes the German automotive company the official global mobility partner of ESL.  The renewed sponsorship targets the Dota 2 esports scene as it focuses on ESL Premiership. Initially signed in 2017, […]

November 13, 2019

Study Shows More Similarities Between Esports and Traditional Athletes

A new study from UK researchers shows that esports athletes undergo the same stress levels as traditional athletes during competitions. The study includes anecdotal evidence of this by discussing the success of CS:GO team Astralis’ success in esports after bringing on a sports psychologist. This psychologist is Finnish Swede Mia Stellberg. Stellberg was hired to […]