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Interview with British freestyle football champion Andrew Henderson on joining gaming platform Bast and his freestyle career: ‘Overcoming the adversity of my injury made me more determined to become world champion’

Andrew Henderson suffered a serious leg injury at age 16, before going on to become one of the world’s best freestyle footballers. Now, he’s on new gaming platform Bast where fans can play against him online. But what’s his history in gaming and freestyle and how did his career lead him to collabs with Ronaldo, Messi and more? Dominic Sacco asks him in this interview. Please tell us about yourself and how you got into freestyle football. I grew up in Cornwall, now live in London. I have always played sport and played some many different sports growing up. I…

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MediVedi, Caedrel, Machine and more added to Worlds 2020 broadcast talent line-up

A host of British casting talent is joining the League of Legends 2020 World Championship broadcast. First up, LEC casters Aaron ‘Medic’ Chamberlain and Andrew ‘Vedius’ Day (the duo known as MediVedi) will be joining after a solid LEC summer season. pic.twitter.com/F3he8CKHzu — Medic (@MedicCasts) September 18, 2020 I am also casting worlds. As a hobby though, don’t look into it too much, it doesn’t mean anything, stop asking, seriously. — Andy Day (@RiotVedius) September 18, 2020 Alex ‘Machine’ Richardson has also been confirmed for the Worlds 2020 broadcast. Machine is typically known for his work in Counter-Strike, but has…

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Team 7AM’s Benelux Charity Showdown raises over £3,000 with the help of UK esports talent

The Benelux Charity Showdown 2020 raised £3,164 for the Princess Elisabeth Children’s Hospital in Gent, Belgium. It was organised by Belgian League of Legends side Team 7AM and took place on September 9th. The initial donation goal was £1,000, but efforts from a variety of people in the League of Legends scene, including UK talent, saw that amount triple. This event marked a collaboration between UK and Benelux talent and beyond. It was broadcast in English and promoted early on by British LEC caster Medic, giving the charity showdown an initial boost. I’m a simple man, I see a group…

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BT Sport, ESPN AND Starzplay Arabia to broadcast V10 R-League, whose hosts include Nicolas Hamilton, Rachel Stringer and Ben Daly

Gfinity and Abu Dhabi Motorsport Management (ADMM) have announced distribution agreements for its new virtual racing competition – the V10 R-League. Season 1 of the Global Racing Series will be available on BT Sport, ESPN networks and platforms and Starzplay Arabia, as well as across team and talent channels.. Organisers say this sets the V10 R-League up to be one of the most widely syndicated esports competitions, with broadcast coverage in over 75 countries worldwide, having a potential reach of 150m households. BT Sport and Starzplay Arabia have signed a multi-year agreement for exclusive rights in the UK and Ireland,…