Paytm’s Gamepind reaches 30 million registered users

The digital gaming platform Paytm, Gamepind, the game Gamepind Fantasy Sports, for cricket enthusiasts and card game enthusiasts has attracted more than 30 million registered users after only one year of launch and provides over 100 real money games and high quality real money to users.

Paytm is an Indian payment gateway and trading company based in Delhi NCR, India. Launched in August 2010, it is the consumer brand of the parent company One97 Communications. In 2015, Paytm became the first Indian company to receive funds from Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba, after it called more than $ 625 million, making the company worth $ 1.5 billion. Alibaba Group is the largest shareholder of One97 Communications (parent company of Paytm). In August 2016, Paytm received an investment from Mountain Capital, one of MediaTek’s investment funds from Taiwan, making the value of Paytm up to $ 5 billion.Paytm’s Gamepind, Paytm’s digital gaming platform, has also announced the release of Fantasy Gamepind Fantasy sports game for cricket enthusiasts and card game enthusiasts.

Gamepind has partnered with high-quality studios and publishers from India and around the world including Gamepix, Famobi and Shoal games to offer popular casual games like Ludo, Snake Wars, Badlands, 8 Ball Pool and many other games at a single destination.

Users can not only play these games for free but also win prizes including Paytm cash, mobile phones and bicycles. The platform is also a popular destination for real money games based on skills like Trivia and recently launched their updated app with ‘Gamepind Fantasy Sports, and‘ Gamepind Rummy.

This platform is witnessing tremendous traction with 70 million interfaces in a month and growing more than 20% per month. This platform has 95% of user base on mobile devices with more than 30% of female users.

Gamepind offers both single-user and multi-user games and quizzes, thus serving a wide range of players. There are more than 100 engaging games and puzzles on this platform, including popular games like fantasy, 8 balls, ludo and live puzzles. Registered users can play these easy-to-play games & quizzes to earn cash Paytm, movie tickets, airline tickets and physical goods like Honda Activa.

Esports betting – The future of sports (Part 2)

It is these streaming technology services that bring tournaments to a wider audience, game publishers focus on developing a view to make watching the game more appealing, the organizers recruit professional commentators with knowledge of the game so viewers are increasingly benefiting from watching tournaments no less than football matches.

Thereby sponsors spend more money on tournaments. It can be said that e-sports has really become a popular entertainment recognized by the world with its positives. Therefore Esports betting also developed in parallel to meet the needs of fans.

Introduction to e-sports betting

Every year, the leading Esports games organize many tournaments from the city level to the country, continent or the world.

Every continent or world tournament attracts millions of viewers and big teams like SKT, Cloud 9, SK Gaming, Fnatic, NaVi, TSM, etc., as well as attract millions of fans to watch. They not only watch but also trust their team to win just like in football and from that e-sports betting is born.

In addition to winning simple betting, some games also have interesting betting content such as which team wins the first game, the total number of games is more or less, the team wins the first 5 points …

Rich and diverse no less than other disciplines demonstrating the passionate passion of players for Esports.

One of the most admired teams in the world

The market for Esports betting has also become extremely exciting with more and more tournaments taking place with a large number of viewers.

In order to meet the growing betting market and offer quality options for players, we would like to offer e-sports betting section – Esports Betting to introduce betting bookmakers and promotion programs.

In addition, we will constantly update the latest, most exciting e-sports news and experience to guide betting games.

Wimbledon 2019: Tennis fans queue in glorious sunshine for day two at SW19

Thousands of tennis fans from across globe have turned out for the second day of Wimbledon although the sun brightly shines on the south London tournament again. They hope to get into the hallowed grounds in order to watch some of the world’s biggest tennis players.

Eight-time champion of Wimbledon Roger Federer is going to follow against Lloyd Harris, with Rafael Nadal, the number 3 seed in the tournament, playing Yuichi Sugita on the same court.

Yesterday, we saw the 15-year-old qualifier Cori Gauff perform one of the greatest Wimbledon upsets by beating the five-time champion and her idol Venus Williams.

The young player known as Coco outplayed the 39-year-old Williams when she made a 6-4 6-4 victory to create a sensational Grand Slam singles debut.

After her heroics, the teenage sensation beamed: “My motto is ‘just wing it’. We’re all going to die one day, I just want to make the most of it.”

And as we know, Wimbledon umpires must use women players’ last names only after having been banned from calling them “Miss” or “Mrs”.

The hit on miss, announced at the start of the 2019 tournament, brings an end to 135 tradition years.

However, there is one tradition that remains firms – Wimbledon is one of the UK’s only major sports events that still sell tickets on the day of play.

Anyway, all you have to do right now is get down to the All England Club and get in the queue in a true British style.

There are only a limited number of tickets that are available daily for Centre Court, No.1 Court and No.2 Court – except for the last 4 days on Centre Court, when all tickets are sold in advance.

There are also several thousand ground passes available each day that cost just £25 throughout the opening week of the tournament, allowing the user unlimited access to the outside courts.

Federer has won the Halle Open for the 10th time

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“Living legend” Roger Federer (Switzerland) also created his own record when he won the 10th championship at the Halle Open (England) by winning against David Goffin (Belgium) in the finals.

Roger Federer came to the tournament at Halle to pursue his 10th league title, which is another “unprecedented” record in history. However, the only Swiss and Titan tennis legend to come to Gerry Weber Stadion will encounter a lot of resistance from the “Next Gen” here, such as Alexander Zverev, Borna Coric.

At his age of 37, Federer still proved to be strong on the pitch and the Halle Open was considered the Swiss favorite. In this final, Goffin could only make it difficult for Federer in the first game when he forced “speed boat” to enter the tie-break series. With his experience and bravery, Federer has won with the 7/2 sub-score.

Goffin can only make trouble for Federer in the first game

After this win, Federer completely overwhelmed the Belgian player in the second game and won with a 6/1 margin to win the championship. This is Federer’s 10th championship here. This victory will give Federer confidence when he is about to enter the Wimbledon tournament, where he has also won 8 titles.

Speaking after the victory, Federer said: “It is incredible. I never thought that I would win 10 titles here. This will help me become more confident when the Grand Slam on the pitch is about to begin.”

The third title of this year also helped Federer get his 102nd ATP title in his career and helped him gain more momentum to pursue the record of 109 titles of Jimmy Connors.

Finally, the living legend has successfully collected the 10 championships here, in 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2017. In addition, Federer also won the position. Runner-up positions in 2010, 2012, 2018, and 2019.

Esports betting – The future of sports (Part 1)

E-Sports has been growing very strong in the last 10 years and has become a billion-dollar industry, attracting millions of players and viewers around the world with top leagues. High bonuses of up to hundreds of billions of VND such as Dota 2’s The International tournament is held every year with a reward of up to 30 million USD.

The attraction of e-sports is growing so you will not be surprised to see that Esports betting is becoming more and more popular.

And the top sports betting houses pay attention and put on the list of betting categories. And if you’re an Esports fan and a betting lover, this is your chance to make money with your hobby.

What is e-sports?

Since the video game industry has developed for nearly two decades, with networking capabilities, players can interact with each other over LANs and the Internet like Starcraft, Warcraft, Age of Empires, etc. gave birth to a need to play to see who was the best in a game. And the tournament gradually came up to create the concept of electronic sports.

If regular sports include soccer, track and field, tennis, swimming, etc. then e-sports focus on the most popular games, such as League of Legends, Counter-Strike : Global Offensive, DotA 2, …

In addition to bonuses, gamers also have salaries from organizations. Organizations that may be specialized in gaming such as TSM, Fnatic, Cloud9 or maybe a famous brand such as Razer, Samsung, SKT, Roccat.

Gamers sell more products or add logos on the players’ uniforms and on all promotional channels such as YouTube, Facebook, etc… and they extract part of that money which pay for their team members.

A gaming can have many players and teams competing in many games such as TSM, Gamers2, Fnatic, SKT but there are also teams that specialize in only one game.

E-sports have taken a leap like today, thanks in part to online television (Twitch or YouTube).

Argentina coach: ‘If I win Copa America, I will retire.’

Scaloni joked about the coronation of the tango team when playing on Brazil.

Argentina is the runner-up of Copa America for the last two years. They have not won this tournament since 1993. When asked about this year’s opportunity at a press conference before going to Colombia, Lionel Scaloni joked: “If we win, I will retire. “

Although there is no long-term contract with Argentina, Scaloni is aware of the importance of the tournament in Brazil. He hightlighted that they were there to play all matches, and also to show that the Argentinian deserved to wear a blue and white striped shirt.”

In the 2019 Copa America match, Argentina faces a hard-to-play Colombian opponent, with many stars such as Radamel Falcao, James Rodriguez, Juan Cuadrado. However, the history of confrontation was tilted toward Argentina when they won three, drawn two at the last five encounters. At the Copa America 2015, the tango team drew 0-0 after 120 minutes and won the 5-4 shootout in the quarterfinals.

“Colombia is a tough team. They have twice made it to the Copa America finals. Therefore, nothing is easy in this game. It is important that my students stay focused and think about the game.” , Scaloni emphasized.

The Argentine captain did not forget to praise Lionel Messi, who was determined to conquer his first team title in 2019. He appreciated his enthusiasm every time he came out, adding that Messi is born to play and win. They are happy to know that Messi is there with other players to win the cup.

Left-back Nicolas Tagliafico, who recently joined Ajax in the Champions League semi-finals, also praised Messi for his words. He said that it was incredible when a person is full of the title as Messi still desired to win.

What International Football Fans Should Know About Copa America

Copa America 2019 tickets are finally on sale, meaning that thousands of international football fans finally have the chance to witness one of the world’s best sports tournaments.

It’s estimated that at least 770,000 tickets will be sale to accommodate the countless fans from all over the world traveling to this amazing event, hosted in Brazil. Prices will range from $16 to $240.

Whether football is your favorite sport or not, it’s not a waste to learn a little bit  about the international football tournament that is going to take the world by storm: Copa America 2019. Here’s what you can expect at this event.

PLENTY OF MATCHES

Copa America 2019 has scheduled 26 matches among 12 football teams in three weeks from June 14 to July 7. During this period, fans can witness the international football tour right in Brazil, that is well-known for its fervent football fans.

The football tours will take place in five different cities of Brazil, showcasing the beauty of Brazil: Rio de Janeiro, Salvador, Belo Horizonte, Porto Alegre, and Sao Paulo.

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Uruguay, the tournament’s most successful team to date, is undoubtedly the leader of the pack. However, Brazil and Argentina, amidst a huge rivalry, are planned to go head-to-head on Brazil’s home turf, making this a can’t-miss event. Lionel Messi is predicted to be one of the world’s strongest football players showcased at the event.

This years, besides the participants that are members of CONMEBOL, there are two AFC guest teams that are Japan and Qatar.

Particularly, this year’s tournament is especially unique because it’s the first year having no CONCACAF representatives.

THOUSANDS OF FANS

It’s estimated that 27% of all trips in 2012 were for the purpose of witnessing a sports event. Due to so many heavy-hitters this year, this number may be even larger for these Brazil football tours. The Estadio do Maracana in Rio de Janeiro can hold nearly 75,000 people alone.

Nations League: Portugal vs Netherlands, June 10

Predict the results

According to the bookmarker, Ronaldo continuing to play in the official lineup together with Koeman’s formidable attack, fans will enjoy a fascinating final with a balanced attack from both teams , creating opportunities for many goals in this match.

Predict the score: Portugal 3-2 Netherlands

Meaning of the match

On Monday morning, Portugal and the Netherlands will face each other in the European Cup match on Estadio do Dragao. In the previous semi-final, Cristiano Ronaldo left a strong echo with a beautiful hat-trick against Switzerland, setting the final score 3-1. In this match, home turf has no doubt played an important role in the Portuguese team’s victory.

With keeping this destructive form, Ronaldo absolutely has a chance to shine in the finals before the Dutch deflected defense. The orange team was unable to keep a clean sheet in their six  away games, and in the last 11 games, there was at least one Dutch game conceded.

However, Portugal also needs a centralized defense, considering the Dutch scoring record. Ronald Koeman‘s team has only one game that cannot put the ball in their last 18 matches.

Formation

Pepe could not play in this final match, when he was injured to shoulder in the encounter with Switzerland. Jose Fonte will be the alternate name for Portugal’s central defender.

In the 3-1 victory over England, Quincy Promes shined with a stoppage time goal after coming on as a substitute. Therefore, it is possible that he will have a major kick in this final.

If two teams draw after 2 main rounds?

If the two teams tie together after the end of the official match time, they will enter extra time (replaced by 4 players instead of 3). If the team still draw, then the two teams enter the penalty shootout to determine the championship. Goal-line technology is used.

Which team is preferred to choose the shirt color first?

Under UEFA regulations, the home team – Portugal are given priority to choose the shirt color.

General info about UEFA Nations League final

Who is in the final?

The host Portugal take on the Netherlands in inaugural UEFA Nations League final on Sunday. Portugal booked their place by a 3-1 win against Switzerland in the first semi-final on Wednesday. The Netherlands followed on Thursday after defeating England 3-1.

When does it take place?

The final match will take place on Sunday 9 June, starting at 20:45CET (19:45 local time).

Where is it being played?

It is being played at the Estádio do Dragão (Dragon Stadium), that is home of Porto, 28-time Portuguese champions. It opened with a friendly against Barcelona at the end of 2003, when the 16-year-old Argentinian boy Lionel Messi made his debut for the visitors. That year it also hosted the opening game of UEFA EURO 2004 as well as Porto’s advance to the Champions League glory under José Mourinho.

How about tickets sellling?

Tickets selling is based on a first-come, first-served rule.

How can I watch the final?

Here is the full list of global UEFA Nations League broadcast partners.

What kits will the teams wear?

According to rule, the home team Portugal is entitled to wear their first-choice kit.

What if the scores of the final are level after the normal time?

If the final ends in a draw at the end of normal time, there is extra time when two teams are allowed for a fourth substitution. After the additional time, if the scores are still level, there is a penalty shoot-out and goal-line technology will be utilized.

What about the Match for the third place?

Losing semi-finalists England and Switzerland will meet in Guimaraes on Sunday 9 June. The match will be starting at 15:00CET.

What does the winner get?

The winner will get a fetching 71cm-tall sterling silver trophy. The money on offer is:

€10.5m for Winners

€9.0m for Runners-up

€8.0m for Third place

€7.0m for Fourth place

2019 UEFA Champions League Final: Estadio Metropolitano

The 2019 UEFA Champions League Final at Estadio Metropolitano, Madrid is at 21:00CET on Saturday 1 June.

Madrid is…

  • The capital of Spain.
  • The fourth most-visited city in Europe.
  • The sixth largest city in the UEFA area.
  • First named ‘Magerit’ in the middle ages, meaning ‘place of plentiful water’ in Arabic.
  • The birthplace of Julio and Enrique Iglesias, Plácido Domingo, Penélope Cruz, Fernando Verdasco, and Raúl González.
  • Twinned with New York, Abu Dhabi, Melbourne, Rabat, and Tripoli, among others.
  • The second city to host the fifth European Cup final after London.

Where is it

In the middle of Spain, on the River Manzanares, Madrid is the largest city in the Iberian peninsula.

Getting to and around Madrid

The Estadio Metropolitano is not far from the busy Madrid–Barajas airport, while Madrid also offers an excellent high-speed rail service and good road links to France and Portugal. Moreover, it has a well-developed local transport network with such an extensive metro system and buses that it can be easily navigated without a car.

Estadio Metropolitano

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  • It is named in honor of Atlético’s home, the original Estadio Metropolitano, until 1966.
  • The stadium was newly-reconstructed to replace the Vicente Calderón as the home of Atlético Madrid, the three-time UEFA Europa League winners.
  • Estadio Metropolitano opened on 16 September 2017 when Atlético faced Málaga in the Liga with Antoine Griezmann having scored the first goal of the stadium in a 1-0 home win.
  • Located on the Avenida Luis Aragonés, that was named after Spain’s UEFA EURO 2008-winning coach, the stadium can contain around 68,000 people.
  • Built with environmental concerns in mind, Estadio Metropolitano’s LED lighting and solar panels help reduce energy consumption and recycled rainwater irrigates the pitch.
  • Located in the north-east of Madrid, it is easy to reach the stadium on subway line seven.

Football in Madrid

Supporters of Atlético Madrid and Real Madrid make up more than half of all of Spain’s football fans, and they are also giants in European terms.