Apr 04, 2023


Talon to join 1XBET’s global roster of leading Dota 2 teams

PHILIPPINES – APRIL 4th 2023 Talon, Southeast Asia’s leading esports organization, are proud to announce its partnership with 1XBET, one of the world’s largest betting companies as the main partner of its Dota 2 team.

Talon’s Dota 2 team has had an extraordinary rise since its inception in November 2021. Having begun their journey in DPC SEA Division 2 Open Qualifiers, Talon have hit several major landmarks since then, including becoming the most watched Dota 2 team in SEA, qualifying for TI 11 and two majors, and most recently finishing 3rd at the Lima Major.

Talon will now join forces with 1XBET, who are globally recognized for its active presence in Esports, working with leading teams MIBR, OG, Tundra, and Team Spirit, as well as its renowned partnerships with FC Barcelona and PSG in football. With this new partnership with Talon, 1XBET aim to provide fans in Asia exciting avenues to engage with their favorite game titles in one of the world’s largest Esports markets.

Sean Zhang, CEO of Talon:

"We're delighted to be able to announce this partnership with 1XBET. They have already shown an immense commitment to Esports and we are excited to be able to contribute together to the continued growth of Esports in Asia.

Our vision has always been to represent the best talent from our region and to give fans a united front to cheer for. After the recent 3rd place at the Lima Major, we are excited to have 1XBET share our vision and join us as we look to continually challenge for honors in both SEA and on the global stage”.

Alex Sommers, 1XBET spokesperson:

"We are very excited to begin our partnership with Talon Esports and are confident that this collaboration will bring many positive results for both parties. Esports is one of the fastest-growing industries in the world, and we are delighted to have the opportunity to work with one of the strongest teams to develop and support it both in the Asian region and around the world!".



1XBET is a leading international gaming and technology company with more than 14 years of experience in the field. It is one of the most rapidly developing companies in the betting industry, with offices in Europe, Asia, and Latin America, employing over 5,000 professionals. 1XBET boasts the largest number of markets in pre-match and live odds while also delivering a vibrant portfolio of online slots, live casino and table games, offering players the widest choice of entertainment. A digital first business, 1XBET accepts more than 250 payment solutions from all over the world and offers around the clock customer support in 30 languages.

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Talon is a leading esports, culture and lifestyle platform in Asia, with headquarters in Hong Kong. Regional offices are located in Thailand, Taiwan, the Philippines and South Korea. Talon was established in 2017 and operates seven professional esports teams in five markets and has accolades of over 30 tournament wins. Talon operates its own creative studio to run the industry-best esports marketing, content creation, and activities for Talon and its partners. For more information visit


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