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Introducing Team RA’AD

Telecom Egypt SC announced the launch of team "RA'AD": (Arabic word of Thunder), the digital arm of the sporting club and the first eSports club under the authority of an official sports entity. The launch of RA'AD stems from the support that the Egyptian government gives to the eSports community,

27 April. 2021

Team RA’AD On Track to Enter IAC Tournament

Team RA’AD has come out on top yet again winning the IAC tournament which took place from the 4th till  the 20th of April 2021. RA’AD blazed through the first stage of the competition winning all 7 matches without defeat. The bracket was played on the Round Robin system with RA’AD at ......

15 April. 2021

RA’AD takes first place at SafeMode III FIFA Super Cup

Halawa has taken 1st place at the SafeMode III FIFA Super Cup that took place on 26 March 2021. Overall RA’AD fared well with Ramy Saad reaching the quarter finals, but unfortunately could not secure a place in the semis. Halawa played a total of 6 rounds including the semi finals and ......

23 March. 2021

RA’AD Dominates Redbull Proseed Tournament

The Red Bull ProSeed 2021 (League of Legends) is an online tournament held in Egypt by Red Bull and Gamers Lounge to serve as an opportunity for teams to develop themselves and win cool prizes. In the main event the top 8 teams from 2 qualifiers battle it out in ......

9 March. 2021

Have You Seen It ?!

And by “it”, we’re of course referring to the awesome new video introducing Team RA’AD to the world!   RA'AD has officially announced its full team roster through an exhilarating new video, released on the 6th of March through its YouTube channel. The video features the 5 different teams that will compete ......

18 February. 2021

Introducing RA’AD’s talent pool

We are delighted to announce that we have kick-started the process by securing a few big names in the Egyptian circuit already: Ahmed Diaa as Team Manager - Ahmed had his start in the industry in 2016 as a mobile game manager. Shortly after in 2017, he created his own team ......

8 January. 2021

Join RA’AD Community Tryouts

We are very thrilled to announce RA'AD Community tryouts to scout and recruit the best and most talented players in Egypt! Registration for RA'AD tryouts is open starting today, January 8th, till January 9th. RA'AD Management will manage and organize 5 tryouts competitions for the games we have RA'AD teams in (Fortnite, ......

Introducing Team RA’AD

Telecom Egypt SC announced the launch of team "RA'AD": (Arabic word of Thunder), the digital arm of the sporting club and the first eSports club under the authority of an official sports entity. The launch of RA'AD stems from the support that the Egyptian government gives to the eSports community, .....

24 May. 2021

Lamborghini eSports Bringing Back The Real Race in 2021

Lamborghini eSports will be hosting their annual racing event again this summer, aiming for a more global approach as racers will compete in traditional Grand Prix as well as three Endurance races to earn points within their regional leaderboards. Last year's inaugural competition was won by German sim racer Nils .....

17 May. 2021

Top 10 North American Universities where gaming culture is king

As more and more young gamers are looking to turn their hobby into a profession, these are the best college esports programs to consider with some even providing scholarships for these programs. Esports continues to be a force to be reckoned with and with increased popularity and sheer scale, colleges and .....

11 May. 2021

Esports – changing the definition of entertainment

Now Gaming co-Founder and CEO Maha Abouelenein Gaming has stated that gaming has “changed the definition of entertainment”. She highlighted that Gen Z are pushing that change as they game on a daily or weekly basis and the way that they’re engaging has completely shifted. Abouelenein said brands interested in entering .....

20 April. 2021

Partnership established between Esports Player League and Warner Music Asia

Esports Player League (ESPL), an established online tournament platform, has announced a partnership with record label Warner Music Asia which will see the record label become the platform’s exclusive music partner. ESPL will also be able to embed music owned by the WMA into its platform. The announcement marks Warner Music .....

15 April. 2021

SEA Games 2021, Vietnam confirms increased number of eSports titles

The Vietnam Recreational and Electronic Sport Association (VIRESA) has confirmed that a total of 10 eSports competitions are scheduled for the SEA Games in Vietnam; 4 more games than its debut at the 2019 Games in the Philippines. Among the events are a League of Legends tournament on PC as well .....

13 April. 2021

Esports gets scientific – Twitch partners with University of Chichester

Twitch will be partnering with University of Chichester to examine esports through a new scientific study and the steaming service to be embedded into academic modules of University's new BA (Hons) Esports degree. The goal behind the initiative is to equip more students with the skills and experience necessary to participate .....

23 March. 2021

Esports attracts 27 Nations for 2022 Asian Games in Hangzhou

A total of 27 National Olympic Committees (NOC) have entered players in esports categories for the Hangzhou 2022 Asian Games with it set to make its medal sport debut at the Games.   Esports was originally a demonstration sport at the Jakarta 2018 Asian Games in Indonesia, following which it was confirmed .....

16 March. 2021

Global Esports Federation launches Digital Innovation Commission

The Global Esports Federation is bringing its Digital, Technology, Innovation, Active Esports (DTIA) Commission to life as it monitors digital innovation in esports-related technologies and supports initiatives around the rapid convergence of esports and sports.   The Commission is co-chaired by GEF Board members Chris Overholt, President and chief executive of Toronto-based .....

3 March. 2021

Riot Games To Launch First “Valorant” eSports Event Alongside “League Of Legends” Tournament in Iceland In May

Riot Games is hosting its League of Legends Mid-Season Invitational (MSI) in Reykjavik, Iceland beginning May 6, with the championship taking place on May 23. Alongside the event, at the same venue Rior will launch The Valorant Champions Tour Masters Reykjavík, which marks the first live international competition .....

16 February. 2021

Ivory Coast And Morocco to Represent Africa In FIFA21 French Eligue1 Tour

For a while now, traditional sport teams and leagues have started incorporating eSports as part of their structures.   Both the NBA and the MLS in the US already have eSports versions of their leagues with each team in the league having eSports players representing them.   The .....

9 February. 2021

Viewership gains for CoD Opening Weekend

Call of Duty League’s 2021 season started with a bang last weekend with online only matches aired on YouTube as a result of continued pandemic operating tactics.   Activision Blizzard Esports has reported viewership gains from the opening week of the 2021 season, with Optic Chicago headlining the .....