American skilled soccer workforce the Miami Dolphins introduced that Litecoin (LTC) is now the workforce’s official cryptocurrency, in line with a press launch on July 11.The Miami Dolphins and Litecoin have additionally partnered with Aliant Funds, a crypto service provider companies and cost processing agency, to allow crypto funds for the workforce’s upcoming 50/50 raffle, which reportedly donates half of its income to charity.Cryptocurrency customers will reportedly have the ability to purchase raffle tickets with LTC and Bitcoin (BTC), and might achieve this on-line or by way of in-stadium kiosks at Arduous Rock Stadium.LTC and BTC are cryptocurrencies with related technical underpinnings. Bitcoin stays the primary cryptocurrency by market cap with a complete MC of over $201 billion at press time, whereas Litecoin clocks in at fourth with a cap of over $6.37 billion, in line with knowledge supplied by Coin360.Along with taking part in a job within the aforementioned raffle, Litecoin will reportedly be seem in Dolphins in-game branding and an array of commercial alternatives.Charlie Lee, the creator of Litecoin and managing director of the Litecoin Basis, hopes to make use of this partnership as a technique to educate the general public on LTC and cryptocurrencies normally:“This collaboration propels Litecoin in entrance of an viewers of tens of millions of individuals all over the world at a time the place adoption of cryptocurrencies continues to achieve momentum and the ecosystem is ready to assist actual world use circumstances in methods beforehand not doable. We see this as a strong technique to elevate consciousness and educate individuals about Litecoin and cryptocurrencies on an incredible scale.”As beforehand reported by Cointelegraph, Portuguese sports activities membership SL Benfica opened up funds by way of cryptocurrency for tickets and merchandise in June. The membership partnered with cryptocurrency service Utrust to facilitate this new cost choice. SL Benfica now accepts Utrust’s native token (UTK) in addition to BTC and Ether (ETH) as cost choices.