This year’s Call of Duty World League Championship keeps gettingbetter and better. Stronger competition, a huge prize pool,and now a television network planning to air Call of Duty for thefirst time on live television.
Sky Sports, a European television network, announced they will be present at the Call ofDuty World League Championship from start to finish and will airthe action on Sky Channel 470 / Ginx eSports TV every night fromSep. 1 to Sep. 4 at 9 pm GMT.
This is a big year for esports on television. Halo was aired onESPN during the X Games, Heroes of the Storm came back for thesecond year in a row on ESPN, and Turner’s ELEAGUE broadcastedthe very best Counter-Strike: Global Offensive teams nine weeks ina row at their Atlanta studios and plan to do the same with newlyreleased Overwatch.
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