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One of the largest bookmakers, Pinnaclesports are about to pass an historic milestone. The bookmaker was one of the first to offer betting on eSport matches.

It started out as an experiment in 2010 and as games like Starcraft II, Dota 2, League of Legends, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Hearthstone grew in popularity, the experiment became permanent. Pinnacle reports that the eSport market have doubled in size for them for four consecutive years.

They are now about to reach an historic milestone of one million eSport bets. This makes the eSport market Pinnacles seventh biggest market in terms of volume, exceeding sports like golf and rugby.

They are celebrating the successful experiment together with their bettors, with a 1 millionth eSports bet giveaway, rewarding milestone bettors with cash prizes and gaming gear. Below is the reported prize schedule for the event:

990,000thAlready won08/12 06:38:28 PT
992,000thAlready won10/12 07:59:30 PT
994,000th$250 plus Mouse & Mouse Mat
996,000th$500 plus Keyboard
998,000th$1,000 plus Headphones
1,000,000th$2,000 plus Gaming Chair

Gaming prizes
  • Razer Mouse & Mouse Mat
  • Corsair Vengeance K95 Keyboard
  • Sennheiser G4ME ONE Headphones
  • DXRacer Gaming Chair

Author: esportbetting