In collaboration with betting operator Pinnacle esports, FLASHPOINT has revealed that it will be the first official sponsor for the CSGO season.
Pinnacle’s pre-show events for the shown matches will be shown and the corresponding odds for betting in play will be given.
The deal will begin today with the Pinnacle Open–a LAN qualifier made up of eight teams from FACEIT’s Los Angeles facility–in which the winners will be able to secure a spot in the opening weekend of FLASHPOINT on 13 March. Their partnership activities are planned’ to give the CSGO fans interest in the interactions of the season.’
“We are pleased to partner with Pinnacle who views our dream for a competitive, successful, fan-built CS: GO league.” commented Kent Wakeford, the Co-founder of Gen.G, a founding team in the league. He further added, “We are confident that we will have one of the most exciting talent and players in the world.”
We want our followers to have unparalleled experiences with FLASHPOINT. On the 5th of February, the first team-owned CS: GO league, which makes competing organisations the largest stakeholder in the circuit, was officially introduced at FLASHPOINT. FLASHPOINT will provide $2,000,000 (£ 1,540,450) in prize money for teams to compete for in its first year.
Pinnacle had worked with FLASHPOINT successfully by previous arrangement. The sports betting sites which also considers it’s self one of the major esports betting sites was the official betting partner for the Esport Championships Series (ECS) in March 2019.