Galaxy Group purchased Manny Pacquiao`s VitalBet
Galaxy Entertainment Group (GEG) announced the purchase of VitalBet online operator of sports betting and casino and other eSports brands, owned by Vital Media.
VitalBet online bookmaker was founded by boxing legend Manny Pacquiao and was introduced in April 2015. Currently VitalBet is one of the leading eSport sites and GEG managers hope to strengthen their strategic position on this gambling market.
To nail down a success of a new deal, GEG have decided to sponsor the Balkan professional Counter-Strike:GO tournament under their new VitalBet brand and thereby strengthen the promotion of their new operator on the international market.
The best eight teams from Balkan countries are going to take part in this tournament. The competition will last for a month. Such skillful teams as Pixel (Hungary), Dark Passage (Turkey), Outlaws (Bulgaria) and have already confirmed their attendance.
Edison Chow, Director of Galaxy Group Marketing stated that they were very pleased with their new acquisition and the fact that they continue to keep up with the rapidly changing gambling market. GEG hope that eSports interest will keep growing in the future.