Top eSports Betting Picks for the Week – August 5th Edition

Top eSports Betting Picks for the Week – August 5th Edition

Written by on August 5, 2019

Week 3 of Overwatch League 2019 Stage 4 starts this Thursday on August 8. On August 8, London Spitfire battles the Vancouver Titans. Then on Friday, August 9, Hangzhou Spark takes on New York Excelsior. Finally, this weekend has Florida Mayhem throwing down against L.A. Valiant and the Philly Fusion taking on the Titans. Check out the eSports betting analysis for four of the top matchups this week in the Overwatch League!

Top eSports Betting Picks for the Week – August 5th Edition

Overwatch League 2019 Stage 4 – Week 3

  • Where: Blizzard Arena Los Angeles, Burbank, CA
  • When: 8 – Aug. 11
  • TV: Disney XD
  • Streaming: Twitch

Thursday, Aug. 8

  • London Spitfire / Vancouver Titans

London Spitfire is tied with Guangzhou Charge in first place with 9 points. Spitfire has gone 3-1 SU. But, as well as London Spitfire has played, they could be in some trouble versus the Titans on Thursday.

Heading into their August 4 battle with the Washington Justice, the Vancouver Titans have won 9-of-10. They’re playing at as high of a level as London. Back the Titans to win this.

eSports Betting Pick: Vancouver Titans

Friday, Aug. 9

  • Hangzhou Spark / New York Excelsior

Hangzhou has lost their last three matches: 2-3 to Valiant, 1-3 versus Atlanta, and 1-3 against Guangzhou. The Spark won’t have much chance against Excelsior on Friday.

New York Excelsior might be on the winning track after a 3-1 win versus Paris Eternal on August 2. Before back-to-back losses to the Shanghai Dragons and L.A. Gladiators, Excelsior had won 7 in a row. New York should play well enough for the victory on August 9.

eSports Betting Pick: New York Excelsior  

Saturday, Aug. 10

  • Florida Mayhem / L.A. Valiant

Mayhem ended a losing streak with a surprising victory against London Spitfire on August 3. Before the victory over Spitfire, Mayhem had dropped 5 in a row.

Valiant has gone 2-1 SU in their last 3. They beat Dallas Fuel and Paris Eternal. They lost to Seoul Dynasty. They should have no trouble with Florida Mayhem.

eSports Betting Pick: L.A. Valiant

Sunday, Aug. 11

  • Philadelphia Fusion / Vancouver Titans

Before beating Houston 3-1 on August 2, Fusion had lost two in a row. They dropped a match to Guangzhou Charge 3-2. Then, Chengdu beat them 3-2. Both those matches were close.

Philadelphia faces a tough opponent in Vancouver on August 11. But, Fusion appears to be on the upswing. On Sunday, they should play well enough to beat the Titans.

eSports Betting Pick: Philadelphia Fusion

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