Esports is a very young sports discipline that appeared in the mid-90s. The following decades have become a period of rapid growth for it, today eSports is a huge industry with multi-million dollar turnover and international tournaments.
Virtual sports have a huge following in Canada, and the number is growing every year. The Parimatch bookmaker was among the first to start accepting esports betting in Canada. Currently, the company offers its customers a wide range of esports events.
How to bet?
In general, Parimatch makes no distinction between “traditional” sports and competitions in the virtual space. The bookmaker has allocated a separate line for esports on the site, it is marked with an icon in the form of a gaming console.
To make esports betting, you need to go to the https://ca.parimatch.com/en/e-sports page and click on the desired icon. This will open a list of upcoming tournaments and other events. Then you should choose the coefficient, the type of bet, and its amount. As in other sports disciplines, eSports betting in Canada is available in pre-match and live formats.
Games and types of bets
Parimatch is a true champion in terms of the number of disciplines in eSport. In addition to the standard Dota 2, LoL, and Counter-Strike, you can bet on Rainbow 6, Rocket League, and Valorant on the site. HotS, King of Glory and Warcraft 3 competitions are also available for betters.
It should be added that cyber hockey, cyber basketball, and cyber football are not in the section of virtual disciplines, but along the lines of their real counterparts. This arrangement is not very convenient and creates some confusion.
There are many types of esports betting. Most popular:
• on the outcome of the match;
• results of gaming sessions.
There are other types of bets. For example, on the team that will become the winner of the tournament.
Esports betting tips
Experienced bettors usually give beginners the following esports betting tips:
• Initially, you should get acquainted with the most famous eSports teams, and understand their strengths and weaknesses.
• You need to constantly monitor eSports tournaments, work with statistics, and analyze the results and actions of teams.
• Choose one or two games and focus on them.
It will not be superfluous to join the thematic community and try to play your favorite games yourself.
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