With the extension of its relationship with the PSG.LGD Dota 2 team, online sports betting provider Betway has preserved its extensive presence in the esports market.
With the extension of its deal with Ligue 1 giants Paris Saint-Germain, Betway has cemented its status as the club’s primary esports affiliate in China, and will also join PSG’s larger esports activities as an official betting partner.
Betway’s Operations and Marketing Director , Paul Adkins, said: “We’re delighted to renew our partnership with PSG.LGD’s legendary DOTA 2 team. Our relationship has gone from strength to strength and it’s been a very successful sponsorship for us. We’re now very excited to be able to take it to the next level.”
The collaboration, which PSG defines as “among the most significant to date in the esports sector,” was first revealed in 2018, helping Betway consumers to properly connect with Dota 2 tournaments both in China and at the renowned The International global competition.
Understanding the gaming community
Fabien Allègre, Director of Brand Diversification at Paris Saint-Germain, who manages the club’s esports operations, said: “We are thrilled to extend and expand upon our existing partnership with Betway, who have been an excellent supporter of our Esports efforts and the PSG.LGD team in particular for nearly 2 years now.
“Through our existing relationship, Betway has proven itself to be an organisation that really understands the gaming community, and together we are looking forward to innovating and delivering truly unique and exclusive experiences to our fans together.”