Louisville, Kentucky--(Newsfile Corp. - March 16, 2022) - Champion Gaming Group Inc. (TSXV: WAGR) (formerly, Prime City One Capital Corp.) ("Champion Gaming" or the "Company") today announced that EdjSports, LLC ("EdjSports"), Champion Gaming's premier sports intelligence subsidiary, has entered into a syndication agreement effective March 1, 2022 with Playmaker Capital Inc. brand Yardbarker, a digital media property focused on the publishing of sports and entertainment news and information. As part of the revenue-sharing agreement, Champion Gaming will provide content and video from its brands, Football Outsiders and EdjSports to Yardbarker.
Attracting over five million unique users per month and generating more than 11 million total sessions, Yardbarker delivers breaking NFL, MLB, NBA and NHL news, as well as hundreds of articles, galleries and sports quizzes daily, including its sports newsletter, The Morning Bark. Founded in 2006, the property distributes content on Yardbarker.com, social media platforms and via third party syndication partners.
"We are thrilled to partner with Yardbarker to provide their four million users with best-in-class content and video," said Ken Hershman, CEO of Champion Gaming. "Our premiere content continues to attract other sports media sites enabling us to grow our syndication revenue stream."
About Champion Gaming
Champion Gaming is a sports content, data and analytics company that provides predictive and prescriptive analytical models and win probability applications and statistics in the sports industry for teams, media, fans, and bettors. The sports analytical and data solutions currently offered by Champion to its customers include: a fully customized probability engine, interactive sports matchup models, spread and over/under distributions, and sports statistics and historical data statistics.
Playmaker Capital Inc. is a digital sports media company that lives at the intersection of sports, betting, media and technology. Playmaker is building a collection of premier sports media brands, curated to deliver highly engaged audiences of sports fans to sports betting companies, leagues, teams and advertisers.
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