ARCANEBET JOINS ESIC

ArcaneBet Signs MoU with the Esports Integrity Coalition and join the fight for legal and fair betting practices. ArcaneBet, one of the newer esports focused sports betting operators, has completed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Esports Integrity Coalition (ESIC). ESIC is one of the most active regulatory esports authorities and is has the[…]

ESIC LAUNCHES ONLINE ANTI-CORRUPTION EDUCATION TUTORIAL

The esports Integrity Coalition (ESIC) has today launched its esports specific online anti-corruption education tutorial. The tutorial, which can be completed in around 30 minutes, is available to esports players and other participants so that they can achieve a foundation level awareness of the rules governing betting on esports, the implications of the growth of[…]

UCC, ESIC & SPORTRADAR COMBINE TO SECURE 2 YEAR BANS FOR ESPORT MATCHFIXING

Leonid “Sonic” Kuzmenkov and Dmitri “Ax.Mo” Morozov of Dota 2 team Dx have received 2 year bans each from future Uprise Champions Cup (UCC) tournaments following an investigation into their recent match against Yellow Submarine. Following concerns and rumours around a Dota 2 match played in the World Cyber Arena (WCA) European Qualifiers for the[…]

ESIC LIFTS PROVISIONAL SUSPENSION OF REASON GAMING

The esports Integrity Coalition (ESIC) today lifted the provisional suspension from ESIC Member competition that had been imposed to allow for investigation of allegations of match-manipulation in the ESL Premiership. Esports Integrity Commissioner Ian Smith said, “ESIC would not usually comment on investigations, but, in this case, unfortunately, details were put into the public domain[…]

ESIC BANS CHEATING PLAYER FOR TWO YEARS

The esports Integrity Coalition (ESIC) has banned Joao Paulo de Araujo (“Ecstasy”), a Crossfire player, from all esports for 2 years from 8 September 2017 to 10 September 2019. Mr de Araujo admitted that he cheated using a DDoS attack. As a result of his confession, the Integrity Commissioner was entitled, under the ESIC Code[…]