As at all times, we’ve rounded up the most important and greatest tales from the previous week so you possibly can keep abreast of the business’s greatest happenings. This week in esports noticed extra modifications resulting from coronavirus, TV 2 Norway purchase media rights, and Unicorns of Love obtain funding.

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Formula One is launching digital collection to beat coronavirus

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Formula One introduced intentions to launch a sim racing collection to fight inactivity introduced on by the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Virtual Grand Prix Series will see a quantity of present F1 drivers compete on the F1 2019, joined by “a host of stars to be announced in due course.”

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NASCAR launches eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series

eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational SeriesImage credit score: NASCAR

NASCAR and simulation racing platform iRacing joined forces to launch the eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series.

The collection will see drivers from the NASCAR Cup Series, Xfinity Series, and the NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series competing in a multi-week collection beginning on March 22nd.

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TV 2 Norway acquires Norwegian media rights for ESL Pro Tour

TV 2 Norway ESL Pro TourPhoto credit score: DreamHack

TV 2 Norway acquired the Norwegian media rights to the ESL Pro Tour, the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive circuit ran by ESL and DreamHack.

The broadcasts started in March and embody protection of the ESL Pro League and different tournaments in the circuit.

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TV 2 Norway secures Norwegian broadcast rights to BLAST Premier

BLAST Premier TV 2 NorwayPhoto credit score: BLAST

TV 2 Norway additionally secured the Norwegian broadcast rights to Counter-Strike: Global Offensive collection BLAST Premier.

Facilitated by Lagardère Sports, the deal will see TV 2 Norway broadcast BLAST Premier’s whole 2020 season each on tv and on-line.

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Unicorns of Love receives funding from Tomislav Karajica

Unicorns of Love 2020Photo credit score: Riot Games

Berlin-based organisation Unicorns of Love obtained funding from venture developer and investor Tomislav Karajica, who will function a strategic associate for the workforce.

The funding comes from Karajica’s venture improvement agency Home United, which owns Austrian soccer membership SK Austria Klagenfurt and is an investor in FC Viktoria 1889 Berlin.

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