China Esports Weekly: Chinese Anti-Monopoly Authority Terminates Douyu-Huya Merger, BYD Auto Sponsors eStar.Pro

Last week was significant for the esports industry in China as the Chinese anti-monopoly authority terminated the merger between China’s two largest gaming live streaming companies - Douyu and Huya. Both live streaming platforms are controlled by Chinese conglomerate Tencent Holdings, and Tencent would have had a 70% market share of the live stream gaming sector if the merger had gone ahead.