Twitch will be the exclusive broadcast platform of the upcoming Gfinity Elite Series Australia, covering every match during Season 1 of the series.
Kicking off this weekend, the elite series with its regular scheduling, professional broadcasting set, and six city-based clubs facing off across three games over the next seven weeks is set to be one of the standout esports events this year.
“Esports in Australia and New Zealand is growing at a phenomenal pace. We are happy to be part of the next step in the Gfinity Elite Series Australia,” said Lewis Mitchell, Partnerships Associate for Australia and New Zealand at Twitch.
Starting 3pm on Saturday 2 June with CS:GO, then continuing Sunday 3 June at 10am and 4 pm with Rocket League and Streetfighter V respectively, esports fans across the country will be able to watch the series live on the Gfinity Twitch channel every week.
“We are very excited to be partnering with Twitch as the home of the inaugural Gfinity Elite Series Australia. We know they have a highly engaged audience and are the preferred platform for the esports community in Australia. They will bring the action from the tournament, and the dynamism of our live audience, to the fans at home and those across the country who are unable to attend the events at the arena in Sydney,” said Dominic Remond, CEO of Gfinity Esports Australia.”
“Our partnership with Gfinity Esports Australia will bring all viewers together in the one place they feel most at home as they enjoy the competition with other like-minded fans.” Lewis continued.
The Gfinity Elite Series Australia begins this Saturday June 2 at 3pm, live on the Gfinity Twitch channel.