The professional esports company 9z Team announced days ago an agreement with Claro (America Movil) for the telecommunications company to become the main sponsor of the team and, thus, enter the esports industry. As part of the agreement, 9z Team fans will be able to find on Claro Streaming, Claro’s new platform recently launched in Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay, team practices, summaries of the best plays, and news from the gamer world, and will even have the possibility of being part of the team through scouting via Claro.
‘With the aim of continuing to achieve new sporting goals and meet our fans expectations, we managed to take this new step together with Claro and, this way, we continue to consolidate 9z’s position in the world. We are very happy to conclude these type of agreements that help us to fulfill one of our most important goals, which is to take eSports to a higher level’, said Francisco ‘Frankkaster’ Postiglione, owner and founder of 9z Team.
Julio Porras, CEO at Claro Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay, has also expressed himself on the agreement: ‘We wanted to bet on an industry that, undoubtedly, is in full growth. We have been working hard to offer, together with our services, games and entertainment. That is why we look for a team that is solid, with a defined career path, innovative within eSports teams, with discipline and professionalism, that will work consistently with credibility towards their followers. In 9z we found the qualities we were looking for, and that is why we are very excited about this new path that we started together’, explained the executive.
From 9z Team, they reported that through this new partnership agreement, the company aims itself to ‘continue consolidating its path as one of the leading organizations in the eSports universe’ and ‘strengthen its responsibility with the video games and entertainment world.