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Mobile eSports Betting at Betway

Take the wonderful world of eSports betting with you everywhere in the UK! Betway makes it easy to stay on top of the action in this intoxicating new wagering arena, no matter how busy you are.

Anyone who has spent any time on our sportsbook pages already knows how committed we are to delivering quality markets, odds and options to you, and we’re always looking for new ways to do that. With eSports betting, there is a whole new world of games for you to love.

Video games and sportsbetting come together with eSports punts, and you’re going to be so glad that they have! The abbreviation eSports can mean any kind of electronic system sporting competition, but it refers to Multiplayer Online Battle Arena, or MOBA, and First-Person Shooter, or FPS, video games most often.

You’re immersed in fantastic new worlds, with virtual athletes that require very different skill sets than in conventional betting, and you can choose from a brand-new array of wagers. It doesn’t really get any more thrilling than watching master games duke it out and holding your breath to see if you’ve won, and Betway’s mobile options mean you can get in on the action whenever you have a spare moment. Players and teams go against each other online, or within a Local Area Network. As the games gather more momentum, tournaments are more and more frequently played within arenas and are live-streamed to audiences everywhere.

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A New Mobile Betting Word

We’ve got a fantastic selection of eSports bets for you at Betway, including some of the biggest tournaments in some of the biggest games. Finding your way to the eSports section of our easily navigable mobile site is very simple; once you’ve logged on, just select the eSports tab from along the top of the screen and get started on this part of your betting and winning journey with us!

These are just some of the any mobile eSports games categories we cover, so take a look and see what you can start betting on:

eSports Games

Counter Strike: Global Offensive

You’ll often see Counter Strike: Global Offensive abbreviated as CS:GO, and you’ll see it all over the place as you get further into the eSports world. It is not the shooter game most played by serious gamers, though it is very popular, but it’s a fantastic game to bet on.

It’s easy to follow the gameplay, and you’ll soon be completely immersed in the activities of the opposing terrorist and anti-terrorist teams. The first team that wins a pre-set number of rounds gets the glory, and we allow bettors in the UK to put money on round, match and tournament winners, and on individual players.

eSports Tournaments

Dota 2

Dota 2 is a MOBA game, and is one of the largest eSports in the world with many tournaments played and many betting opportunities. Two 5-person teams go against each other, each trying to destroy an enemy construction known as The Ancient with the opposition’s base camp.

Valve, the developer behind Dota 2, sponsors 3 region-specific events each year called The Majors. These culminate in The International, which is currently held in Seattle’s KeyArena and features one of the biggest prize pools in eSports. Naturally, you can bet on all The International action with Betway UK!

Online eSports Games

League of Legends

Every player in a MOBA League of Legends game is on a team, controlling their own character. These characters are known as the players’ champions, which, you have to admit, is a much more impressive name. The objective of each game is to destroy the opposing team’s building, which is known as its Nexus. All through the game, players can improve their champions by obtaining different items and gaining different powers.

You can bet on different champions, specific numbers of kills, winners of each round and overall victors in the many League of Legends tournaments that are played around the world. We’ve got a superb selection at Betway, including great options on the World Tournament that is currently taking place.

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Starcraft 2

StarCraft 2, also called  Wings of Liberty, is all about strategy which makes it really intriguing to bet on and watch. The 3-part game, with a main section and 2 expansion packs, is very involved and easy to get lost in. Explore the many possible bets that you can place with us, in various tournaments that are held throughout the year. This includes the World GameMaster Tournament, the World Championship Series and the many contests that lead up to and award points for the WCS.

Overwatch eSports


Overwatch has gained many fans thanks to its intoxicating blend of FPS and MOBA elements. Its tournament scene exploded in 2016, and there are plenty of great bets for you to capitalise on with us. Start with the major Apex Tournament, which is about to finish for 2017, and the Premier Series, and then see what else there is to discover.

The ESL Pro League

The Electronic Sports League, or ESL, organises many worldwide tournaments and you’ll find a lot of betting options on them here. Always striving to take your love of the game and opportunities to bet on it further, Betway actually sponsors the ESL Pro League. There are 9 official Pro Leagues, including ones for Overwatch and CS:GO. Superbly organised and with simple and complex wagers, they’re perfect if you’re starting off or have been betting on eSports for a while. Dive in and enjoy a mobile eSports betting journey with us!