Sportsnet have signed a deal to be the exclusive broadcaster for ESL’s esportsTV in Canada. This will see the channel be available through the Sportsnet NOW live-streaming service, while a weekly esports news, highlights and analysis program will air on Sportsnet 360 starting in July.
Jason Badal, Sr. Director of Business Affairs for Sportsnet stated the following..
“Sportsnet prides itself on being on the cutting edge of industry trends so we can continue to deliver premier sports experiences for our viewers. Esports is on the cusp of becoming a global phenomenon and we are excited to bring this coveted content to Canadians.”