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'Call of Duty' eSport matches switching to PlayStation 4

Call of Duty eSport matches are expected to be played on PlayStation 4 from now on.

Call of Duty eSport matches will be played on PlayStation 4 after the next instalment Black Ops 3 has launched.

Competitive CoD matches have been exclusive to Xbox hardware since the release of 2010's Call of Duty: Black Ops, according to Charlie INTEL.

The move comes as little surprise after Sony entered an exclusivity agreement with publisher Activision to bring CoD downloadable content to PS4 first.

The 2016 Call of Duty Championships, one of the biggest events on the eSport calendar, is expected to be the next competitive CoD event to use PlayStation hardware.

Black Ops 3 will be released for PS4, Xbox One and PC on November 6.

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SURFING
· Wave conditions permitting, surfing will make its Olympic debut (11pm-8.20am)

SKATEBOARDING
· Another debutant sport at this Olympics, most eyes will be on American Nyjah Huston in the men's street contest as he looks to add Olympic gold to his four world titles and 12 X-Games golds. (12.30am-5am)

TAEKWONDO
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GYMNASTICS
· Already-legendary gymnast Simone Biles makes her first appearance of the Games in the women's qualifying event (2am-2pm)

SWIMMING
· The first swimming medals of the Games will be dished out, with home favourite Daiya Seto going for gold in the men's 400m individual medley (2.30am-4.20am)

CYCLING
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TENNIS
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