Esports needs key growth drivers to flourish in India3 min read 13 Apr 2023, 09:55 PM IST
Esports is estimated to become a ₹1,100 cr industry by 2025 at a CAGR of 46%
In 2022, the Indian government officially recognized Esports as a sport, placing it on an equal footing with mainstream sports like cricket and football. In the same year, Esports debuted as an official medal sport at the Asian Games and as a pilot event at the Commonwealth Games. The Indian DOTA 2 (a multiplayer battle arena video game) team created history by winning bronze at the first Commonwealth Esports Championship held in Birmingham last year.