Black Ridge Acquisition Corp., a special purpose acquisition company of Black Ridge Oil & Gas, has agreed a $118m deal to acquire WPT Enterprises and Allied Esports from Hong Kong-listed Ourgame International.

Ourgame has operated the World Poker Tour (WPT) since 2015 when it acquired the business from bwin.party in a $35m transaction, and has since expanded into eSports, operating the first dedicated eSports venue on the Las Vegas Strip which opened this year.

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