According to the betting company “Favorit Sport” the total number of bets on virtual sports increased by 230% compared with last year. At the same time, the audience of clients interested in eSports has increased 2.5 times.
Counter-Strike and Dota 2 are still the most popular games among Ukrainian cybersportsmen. So, Dota 2 occupies 50% of the total volume of bets on virtual sports. Among Ukrainians, this discipline remains the most popular. At the same time, the average value of one bet almost did not change. Usually players pace a bet of about 100 hryvnia (4 USD).
Counter-Strike is gradually losing popularity. In 2018, the number of bets on this discipline decreased, but in the total volume of CS is still about 30%. The remaining 20% are divided among Overwatch, Rainbow Six, StarCraft, Rocket League and others.