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As a new competitive project, e-sports appeared for the first time in the history of the Asian Games. Although it was attributed to the performance of the Asian Games in Jakarta, the Asian Olympic Council has officially announced that the 2022 Hangzhou Asian Games e-sports will become an official competition, which would have a far-reaching significance for e-sport’s Olympics bid.
IBC2018, the world’s most influential media, entertainment and technology show, will shine a spotlight on the growing world of eSports and the opportunities and challenges that it presents, looking at everything from media rights and sustainable commercial models to the technologies and services needed to support the rapid growth.
Afyonkarahisar,hosted world motocross championship which is one of the ten most popular branches of the world. The pitch installed on a 250 m2 area and nominated as “World’s Best Motocross Pitch” hosted world famous motocross competitors and teams. The teams and FIM-Youth Stream team was hosted in Afyonkarahisar between 28 August - 3 September with 50 trucks of equipment.
Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, has announced a collaboration with FACEIT, the leading competitive gaming platform and event producer, to bring a live eSports competition to IBC 2018. Hosted on the Grass Valley booth (9.A01), an exclusive gaming area will be set up for professional players to compete, and for IBC attendees to take in the action of a live eSports viewing experience.
The Mercedes Benz Arena in Berlin was transformed into a giant live e-sports battle environment for the PUBG Global Invitational 2018, the first major international live tournament organized by the PUBG Corporation, and the first world championship in competitive PUBG. Twenty outstanding 4-person teams competed for a share of some serious prize-money over four days.
Throughout IBC2018, demonstrations on stand 8.B90 will show visitors how live esports event producers can use technology from EVS, the leading provider of live production solutions, to output the highest-quality live esports programming.
LiveU and Auto24, the official Silk Way Rally 2018 production and broadcasting company, have joined forces to bring all the excitement of the international off-road rally in Russia to car race enthusiasts everywhere. For the first time, live transmissions were shared during the rally itself. With 50 participating teams, the annual eight-day rally along the historical silk way is one of the highest-profile, challenging sporting events in the country. Competing in trucks, jeeps and large cars, international teams travel across the same route as merchants journeyed hundreds of years ago, crossing remote desert regions and rural terrain.
Perfect weather and 128,000 spectators greeted the Red Bull Air Race return to Kazan, Russia on 25-26 August, where Martin Sonka captured his second race victory in a row. In second place, the USA’s Michael Goulian regained the top of the overall leaderboard, while fellow American Kirby Chambliss repeated on the Kazan podium, this time in third.
On Wednesday evening (22.09), Dutch racer Dion Beukeboom attempted to break the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) Hour Record, gunning for Sir Bradley Wiggins’s iconic feat from three years ago.
PUBG’s e-sports Battlegrounds are conquering Berlin: the world’s 20 best PUBG teams were competing for 2M dollar prize money at the Global Invitational Meeting 2018 in Mercedes-Benz-Arena Berlin from July 25th-29th. Despite only having been published in December 2017, the game has already gained a huge fan base: the tournament was commented live in four different languages and streamed online which attracted up to 60M spectators at the same time. PRG provided all the event technology (rigging, static calculation, sound, video and lighting technology), including related video processing components.
After a dramatic debut in the skies of Kazan last season, the Red Bull Air Race World Championship will take off at Russia’s sporting capital once again for the fifth stop of 2018. With a new track, new rivalries and only four races left before the champion is crowned, expect fierce flying and a fight to the finish.
Brilliant Ágatha Bednarczuk and Duda Lisboa Santos swapped last season’s silver medal for a gold one as the Brazilians lifted the Beach Volleyball FIVB World Tour Finals title in Hamburg.
The Shelsley Walsh Speed Hill Climb has been attempted by some of the world’s most accomplished racing drivers attempting to be the fastest up the 1,000 yard, 1 in 6 gradient track. In celebration of the motorsport venue’s 113th birthday, Formula E driver, Mitch Evans was the next to add his name to the list, in the seat of the Jaguar I-TYPE 2, the new car for Panasonic Jaguar Racing Formula E’s team, in its UK debut.
Building on the global popularity of the NBA, the new NBA 2K League brings together two teams of professional “e-sports” athletes that use specialized gaming controllers to move NBA-Star Avatars—passing the ball and making the shots—on a virtual court. For live and on-demand audiences watching on the Twitch.tv online network, Renewed Vision’s PVP3 media server and screen control system has amplified the visual excitement and fan engagement by powering NBA 2K’s dynamic, multiscreen experience.
The era of the Beach Volley Vikings is showing no signs of stopping as the new superstars of the sand Anders Mol and Christian Sørum shot to the top of the world rankings after storming to the A1 Major Vienna presented by Swatch title.