The increased popularity of Esports in recent years has coincided with the rise of online gambling, and the two are now synonymous with one another as betting sites in the UK offer a breadth of markets across a wide range of popular titles.
It is not only modern sportsbooks that offer pre-match and in-play wagers on the likes of CS: GO, League of Legends and Dota 2, but classic British bookmakers are also embracing the ever-growing form of sporting competition.
Now that almost all UK bookies have an Esports section, choosing a betting site to use for Esports wagers is not as straightforward as before, as there are so many options and a large number of factors to consider.
As is the case with wagering on any sport, the variety of events, and betting markets within those events, should be one of the main considerations.
Not only should the best Esports betting sites provide odds for a selection of the top titles and various leagues within each title, but there should be plenty of available bets for each matchup.
For League of Legends, you should be able to bet not just on the