Shiba Inu (SHIB), Dogecoin (DOGE), Litecoin (LTC) and different cryptocurrencies supported by BitPay at the moment are accepted by the London Lions, a prime U.Ok. basketball membership.
That is made doable by a newly introduced collaboration between the U.Ok.’s premier basketball workforce and cryptocurrency funds processor BitPay.
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— London Lions (@LondonLions) February 1, 2023
The collaboration, the primary of its variety between BitPay and a U.Ok. basketball workforce, will permit followers to make transactions with the membership utilizing greater than 100 completely different cryptocurrency exchanges and wallets, together with Coinbase, Exodus Pockets and Belief Pockets.
Except for Shiba Inu (SHIB), Dogecoin (DOGE) and Litecoin (LTC), the London lions will have the ability to obtain crypto funds from its followers, together with Bitcoin (BTC), Bitcoin Money (BCH), ApeCoin (APE), Ethereum (ETH), Litecoin (LTC), Polygon (MATIC), Wrapped Bitcoin (WBTC) and XRP [outside the United States]; USD-pegged stablecoins (BUSD, DAI, GUSD, USDC and USDP); and EUR pegged steady coin (EUROC), all supported by BitPay.
BitPay will work with the workforce as a part of a long-term dedication to boost monetary literacy and public consciousness about cryptocurrencies as a part of the partnership, whereas additionally prioritizing the fan group.
The Dallas Mavericks basketball workforce, owned by billionaire Mark Cuban, is alleged to have been the primary enterprise to simply accept Dogecoin by BitPay in March 2021. Dallas Mavericks supporters may use Dogecoin to pay for workforce gear and recreation tickets.
Invoice Lee, the chairman of MyDoge, used Dogecoin final 12 months to purchase all 25 fire-tier editions of the Aliens, a Big3 workforce. Rapper Ice Dice and others co-founded the skilled 3-on-3 basketball league, BIG3.