TORNADO ENERGY becomes the Winline Dota 2 Champions League official partner
The TORNADO ENERGY energy drinks manufacturer has become an official partner of the Winline Dota 2 Champions League 10th anniversary season. The TORNADO ENERGY brand is integrated into tournament broadcasts and RuHub studio's social networks. The cooperation is designed for 5 seasons.
Winline Dota 2 Champions League Season 10 takes place from April 24 to May 11, 2022 with the support of the Russian Esports Federation, the prize pool is $ 50.000. The tournament is attended by Brame, X3, No Sorry, Hydra, Nova, Ooredoo Thunders, Rune Eaters, KA4KANARSKIE CYXARIKI, No Monkey Business, Yet Another Team, CHILLAX and Chipsbl.
Evgeny Zatonsky, Senior Brand Manager at TORNADO ENERGY:
"In the latest patch, Valve has weakened Primal Beast and the Harpy Scout, and we have increased support for CIS-Dota! After all, maintaining balance is an important component. We love esports and share the community values, so cooperation with Winline D2CL is a step towards new joint achievements. Raise the shields for the CIS!"
Sergey Barkhudarian, Commercial Director at ESforce Holding:
"Winline D2CL is an important event for CIS-Dota. The tournament has become an integral part of the region, it unites teams and fans from different countries around the Dota 2 holiday. Everyone in esports knows: if you win the Winline D2CL, then you will definitely become the The International winner, history has confirmed this! We are pleased to welcome such a bright brand as TORNADO ENERGY as our long-term partner and are confident that together we will give fans of esports a lot of joyful and memorable emotions."
Tornado Energy is a trademark of non-alcoholic energy drinks. The brand produces products in Russia under the control of the Swiss company Global Functional Drinks AG, the distributor of which is GC SNS.
Winline Dota 2 Champions League is a regular series of local tournaments dedicated to the Dota 2. 9 championships have already been organized with a total prize pool of $ 450 thousand. Since season 7, the Winline betting company has become a league partner and a tournaments series has been named Winline Dota 2 Champions League. Invited professional teams and winners of open qualifiers participate in each season: any team can take part in the competition and get a chance to compete with the strongest teams in the region. The Winline Dota 2 Champions League organizer is the tournament operator Epic Esports Events with the Russian Esports Federation support.
Winline betting company is one of the largest legal Russian bookmakers, was established in 2009 and since then has been the most dynamically developing and growing brand in the sports betting segment. According to the RBC (one of the largest business publishing houses), Winline has become the second fastest growing brand in Russia by the end of 2021.
99% of the company's business is concentrated on the Internet, and the key entry point for users is the Winline mobile application, which is available in all major mobile application stores.
Winline sponsors the leading Russian football and basketball clubs — Spartak football club, Zenit football and basketball club, CSKA professional basketball club, Krasnodar football club and UNICS basketball club, and is also a partner of the main basketball tournament in Europe — the Euroleague.
Since 2022, Winline has been actively developing its presence in esports – the company has become a partner of the strongest Russian club — Virtus.pro, a number of leading streaming platforms, including RuHub, as well as the esports stars — Dendi and Shoke.