The FanDuel sportsbook is laying claim on the eSports market as it becomes the first of its kind to allow e-betting in this space. Being quick to the punch is often considered risky, however, when "MarketWatch predicting that the sports betting market would expand to $8 billion before 2025," being first in line comes with an extreme advantage.
The eSports betting feature of the FanDuel sportsbook is initiated with the League of Legends championship game. Users in the New Jersey area have the opportunity to sign in and place their bets.
In addition, the eSports betting-integrated FanDuel sportsbook is planning to expand and include events such as the 2020 Call of Duty League, Capcom Cup, the Overwatch League, and many more.