Russian TV Channel Match will be showing the ESL Genting Matches live on TV for viewers. It is a relatively new channel which started operations on November 1 , 2015. The channel was created by the order of Russian president Vladimir Putin with the assistance of the editorial office of Gazprom-Media Holding.
This news comes as Russia and the entire CIS region in general has been one of the drivers for growth of eSports. The number of player and viewers from the region is increasing exponentially.
ESL One Genting will be the first ESL Dota2 event to be held in 2017. It will be held at the Resorts World Genting in Malaysia from January 6th to 8th in the prestigious Arena of Stars, which is part of the Genting Highlands Resort and feature eight of the world’s best Dota 2 teams as they compete for a US$250,000 prize pool.
Schedule of broadcasts of the tournament on TV “Match! A game”:
- January 6 from 20:00 to 23:00 MSK
- January 7 to 20:40 to 00:00 MSK
- January 8 with 5:20 to 17:30 MSK.
Source : CyberSport.ru