Esports at the Hangzhou Asian Games

Esports Take Center Stage at 19th Asian Games in Hangzhou.

On the sidelines of Shooting Competition during the 19th Asian Games, the President of ASC H.E. Sheikh Salman AlSabah along with ISSF Secretary General H.E. Willi Grill and Ms. Rosanes Ramos Technical Delegate Paris Games 2024 visited the Esports Centre in Hangzhou, China.

The Esports event of the Hangzhou Asian Games is being held from Sep 24 to Oct 2 and athletes are competing for 7 gold medals in 7 events under the sport namely, League of Legends, Arena of Valor Asian Games Version, Peace Elite Asian Games Version, Dota, Dream Three Kingdom 2, Street Fighter V: Champion Edition and EA SPORTS FC ONLINE. Enthusiasts from 30 countries across the continent are gearing up for an electrifying showdown at the 19th Asian Games in Hangzhou, China.

The event is expected to draw top-tier talent and showcase the immense skill and dedication of Esports athletes.

The inclusion of Esports in the 19th Asian Games marks a significant step forward in recognizing competitive gaming as a legitimate and respected sport. It also reflects the changing landscape of sports, where digital competitions are capturing the hearts and minds of millions.



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