Esports Betting Tips

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How to Bet on Esports

As Esports has risen in popularity, so too has betting on esports - and it is big business with a huge number of markets and live streams available every day.

Today you can bet on CS:GO, Dota 2, League of Legends, Call of Duty, StarCraft 2, Valorant, Hearthstone, Overwatch, Heroes of the Storm, Quake Champions, Smite, FIFA and many other games. provides with guides to the biggest tournaments on the Esports calendar with extensive coverage, betting tips, news and information you need to bet with confidence.

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Esports Live Streaming

The most significant bookmaker for Esports betting is Stake and bet365, who allows you to bet and stream eSports tournaments to your mobile phone or computer.

1xBet and Pinnacle also offered a huge choice of betting markets and live streams of the biggest events available to bettors worldwide.

If you are in Australia, Picklebet is the go-to destination for Esports live streams as the number one in the field. 

League of Legends Tips & Live Streams

League of Legends Esports tournaments are conducted at amateur and professional levels, and they're hugely popular and enjoyed by millions worldwide.

Two international LoL tournaments are organised yearly, the Mid Season Invitational (MSI) and the World Championship (Worlds). These offer massive prize pools, usually in excess of $2 million, and feature the top teams from each region battling it out for the coveted titles.

We have tips, live streams and betting guide throughout the LoL season. 

CS:GO Tips & Live Streams

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is among the most popular Esports games in the world and you can find tournament previews, live streams and betting tips here at FreeTips.

The biggest CS:GO esports events of the year are the Valve-sponsored Majors, like the Intel Extreme Masters Rio Major and PGL Major Antwerp, and S-tier tournaments such as the ESL Pro League, the Blast Premier, and the Roobet Cup.

Dota 2 Tips & Live Streams

The Dota 2 game was created back in 2003 as a mod of an existing map from World of Warcraft III. It has grown from strength to strength with The International now one of the biggest events in Esports.

The Electronic Sports League (ESL) organises many Dota 2 tournaments all over the world with regular Dota Pro Circuit coverage right here on Free Tips.

FIFA eSports Tips & Live Streams

FIFA is the largest-selling sports game and one of the most popular game series in the world and it now has its own Esports league.

The FIFA esports scene kicked off with the FIFA Interactive World Cup (FIWC), now FIFAe World Cup (FEWC), that was organized by EA in 2004.

The FIFA Global Series (FGS) and FIFAe Nations Series are other major tournaments, while daily league and cups are also staged between players representing football clubs from around the world.

Rocket League Tips & Live Streams

Rocket League, a football game involving high-powered cars, was launched in 2015. The game can be played in single-player and multiplayer modes, the latter featuring two teams of eight players each. 

Soon after its release, the Rocket League became recognised as an esport by the Electronic Sports League (ESL) and it continues to be popular with betting tips and live streams available. 

StarCraft Tips & Live Streams

The StarCraft series was developed in 1998 and the esports scene took off particularly well in South Korea. 

In 2003, five years after the game’s release, professional gamers began organising into teams sponsored by major companies to compete in tournaments like ESL Pro Tour and DreamHack Masters.

Rainbow Six Tips & Live Streams

Rainbow Six Siege first released in 2015 with the intention to develop Rainbow Six as an esports game, and we now see Rainbow Six Pro League and the Intel Extreme Masters staged.

Call of Duty Tips & Live Streams

Call of Duty, the popular first-person shooter game, has now morphed into an Esports.

The most prominent COD esports event right now is the Activision-sponsored Call of Duty League, along with the CDL playoffs.

Valorant Tips & Live Streams

Valorant, the first-person tactical hero shooter game, was launched in 2020 and is now a hugely popular Esports.

The Valorant Champions Tour (VCT) and three International Leagues will take place in the shape of The Americas League, The EMEA League (Europe, Middle East, Africa) and The Asia-Pacific League.