SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (date of earliest event reported): June 29, 2021
SIMPLICITY ESPORTS AND GAMING COMPANY
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction|
7000 W. Palmetto Park Rd., Suite 505
Boca Raton, FL 33433
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
On June 29, 2021, Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company (“Simplicity Esports”) issued a press release announcing record setting revenue from its esports gaming centers to date in the month of June 2021 and providing certain business updates. A copy of this press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference. The information contained in the website is not a part of this Current Report on Form 8-K.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press release of the registrant dated June 29, 2021.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|SIMPLICITY ESPORTS AND GAMING COMPANY|
|Date: June 29, 2021||By:||/s/ Roman Franklin|
|Chief Executive Officer|