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Welcome to the first Sports Tech reading list! On the weekend with the Super Bowl and the rugby 6 Nat
Issue #1  •  February 1  •  view online
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All your Sports Tech news in one place, covering topics like AR/VR, Data Analytics, eSports, Live Streaming, Sports Betting, Wearables, etc.
Welcome to the first Sports Tech reading list!
On the weekend with the Super Bowl and the rugby 6 Nations kicking off, it’s only fitting that we kick off this reading list. 
There was some big news this week in the world of sports tech, a $115 million sports tech fund, live steaming seeing explosive growth, eSports making more waves with a 25,000 square foot dedicated arena in Hong Kong, Dwyane Wade investing in amateur sports OTT and the Rams selling a years worth of merch in 10 days and US gambling laws gaining a head of steam in 10 states.
Check out all the stories below! 
If there is a resource like a podcast or news outlet that we should include then please let me know so we can share the knowledge with the Sports Tech community! Just send me a mail! 
Until next week! Go Rams/Patriots :)
Will
Sapphire Ventures launches $115 million sports tech fund with big-name backers | VentureBeat

Conviva reports 165% growth in live TV streaming – Digital TV Europe

Gambling - Sports betting bill tracker for all 50 states

NextVR will offer 3D hockey highlights, starting with NHL All-Star Game | VentureBeat

$3.8 million esports complex opens in Mong Kok, Hong Kong - Esports Insider

Tampa Bay Rays’ Tropicana Field becomes first US cashless stadium - SportsPro Media

Football’s First Play-Calling Competition Returns in February | Business Wire

Rivalry.gg launch new free-to-play Thunderdome that offers players the chance to make a lot of money | Dexerto.com - Esports & Gaming

Dwyane Wade Talks Investment In Amateur Sports OTT BallerTV

Super Bowl 2019 Merchandise: Rams Sell Year's Worth in 10 Days - Bloomberg
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