Smooya tears up on stream after being benched by Movistar Riders: ‘I just want nothing else than to play in a team I can make my home’

British CSGO player Owen ‘smooya’ Butterfield showed his emotions on stream today after being benched by Movistar Riders. Dexerto’s […]

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August 12, 2021
Irish postal service An Post gets involved in esports

Irish esports tournament organiser Legion Esports has announced a new partnership with the Irish postal service, An Post. […]

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August 9, 2021
Research reveals the UK’s most popular gaming franchises, average UK gamer spend, the most played games during lockdown and more

Article contains affiliate links Esports News UK covers a spate of recent surveys and reports looking at gamer […]

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February 20, 2021
World’s Fastest Gamer James Baldwin wins British GT Championship physical track race

British gamer James Baldwin has secured victory in a British GT Championship professional track race. Last October, James […]

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August 4, 2020
British gamer who suffered seizure saved by online teammate playing in another country

A British gamer who suffered a seizure was saved by his astute online teammate who called the police […]

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January 17, 2020
UK player Fusions called up to Overwatch League side Boston Uprising

UK Overwatch talent Cameron ‘Fusions’ Bosworth has been called up to play for Boston Uprising in the 2019 […]

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February 13, 2019
Video: Esports Awards winners including MonteCristo & Bwipo offer advice to aspiring UK pros

Last November, League of Legends content creator Mattheos and Haodong Zhang interviewed a handful of winners at the 2018 […]

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January 4, 2019
EA suspends UK FIFA player Faze Tass over use of the word ‘fag’

EA has suspended UK FIFA pro Tassal “Faze Tass” Rushan from competing in qualifiers and live events for […]

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November 7, 2018
English FIFA star Spencer "Gorilla" Ealing crowned FIFA Interactive World Cup champion

England’s Spencer “Gorilla” Ealing won the 2017 FIFA Interactive World Cup (FIWC) in London this evening. He beat Germany’s Kai […]

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August 18, 2017
In-depth interview: Doxy on the UK scene, playing vs Likkrit, meeting SonaBoner on Gross Gore's stream & being a space nerd

In a new type of interview for Esports News UK, we ask people outside the UK scene for […]

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May 26, 2017
Interview: Call of Duty pro Mark "MarkyB" Bryceland on his career and CoD esports

22-year-old Scottish Call of Duty player Mark “MarkyB” Bryceland has gone from beating his little sister on Mario […]

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March 17, 2017
BBC TV show on women in eSports makes further inaccuracies following article backlash – opinion & video link

The BBC aired a questionable news show on women in eSports yesterday, following the furore surrounding an article […]

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November 24, 2016