Columbia District administration invests in eSports
Administrative authorities of the Columbia District (the USA, Washington state) signed an agreement with the NRG Esports club, according to which the government will invest in the popular eSports organization. Under the terms of the deal, a sports arena worth of $65 million will be constructed in Washington by 2019. It is planned to offer a seating capacity of 4200 viewers.
The NGR Esports club has eight teams in different eSports disciplines, including so popular CS:GO, Hearthstone and Overwatch. Among investors of the organization is the NBA’s celebrity Shaquille O'Neal as well as famous American baseball players Alex Rodriguez and Jimmy Rollins.back to list