MIAMI, April 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Torque Esports’ (OTCQB: MLLLF) (TSXV: GAME) digital esports racing sequence shall be proven dwell on TV for the primary time in a brand new broadcast partnership with the Disney-owned, ESPN.
Beginning this Saturday (April 11), The Race All-Star Collection – Totally Charged by ROKiT Telephones will attain hundreds of thousands of properties through the brand new airtime-for-content partnership with ESPN (NYSE: DIS). Saturday’s All-Star Cup and Legends Trophy races shall be proven dwell on ESPN2 from 12:00 midday US Jap time and replayed Sunday on ESPN2 at 1 pm ET.
Created to fill the motorsport leisure void attributable to the COVID-19 pandemic, Torque Esports was on “pole” as the primary to create a live-streamed occasion to fill the racing void on March 15 when main occasions have been canceled together with the opening rounds of the System 1 and IndyCar championship.
Now generally known as The Race All-Star Collection – Totally Charged by ROKiT Telephones – the Torque Esports-created sequence has grow to be the primary broadcast esports racing occasion to achieve greater than 600 million properties around the globe.
The Torque Esports occasions characteristic two separate competitions – the All-Star Cup, which pits the main stars from System 1, System E, IndyCar, sportscars, and extra in opposition to the world’s prime sim racers; and the Legends Trophy.
The entry record for the Legends Trophy options acquainted names for ESPN viewers, together with System 1 World Champions Emerson Fittipaldi, Jacques Villeneuve, and Jenson Button and Indy 500 winners Juan Pablo Montoya (additionally a F1 star), Dario Franchitti, Helio Castroneves, Gil de Ferran, and Tony Kanaan.
Final week’s Legends subject had a mixed document of three System 1 World Championship titles, 1076 race begins, 47 wins, 41 pole positions; eight IndyCar championships, 1414 race begins, 124…