Yahoo! said Friday that Yahoo Esports has entered into a two year agreement with e-sports company ESL for the distribution of esports content across Yahoo’s platforms.
Under the agreement, the two companies will also collaborate on the development of new tournaments to be covered and distributed by Yahoo. Yahoo will livestream ESL-produced tournaments and promote content globally.
Yahoo Esports, which launched in March, is a platform for the delivery professional esports coverage across major games and events. Shares were marginally higher in midday trading.