TV Azteca and its exclusive global eSports programming partner, Allied Esports, announced that Azteca Esports will broadcast the Gears 5 Pro League in Latin America through a new alliance with Gears Esports. Azteca Esports will produce live, weekly coverage of the four-team Latin America region, including a live finale on November 25th at TV Azteca Studios, in Mexico City. The Gears 5 Pro League 2019-2020 schedule will conclude in July 2020 with the first Gears 5 World Championship.
The announcement continues TV Azteca and Allied Esports’ strategic alliance to create and produce esports events and content via Azteca Esports that will reach a growing gaming audience and set the foundation for the development of Mexico’s first 24-hour digital channel dedicated to esports and video game culture.
‘We anticipate that this alliance will be a cornerstone for TV Azteca´s esports strategy and that the Gears Pro League will be an integral part of our 24-hour digital channel. Our goal is to always pursue the best content possible for the Mexican audience and to be considered a top platform to consume esports in the region’. said Rodolfo Ramírez Marquez, Head of Azteca Deportes.