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Fnatic LoL coach steps down, Dignitas signs CSGO team, reported match fixing attempts in semi-pro CSGO

Our top stories from Monday:

Interviews with Envy’s Apollo “Apollo” Price and Lee “Flame” Ho-jong from the North American League of Legends Championship Series.

Former player Cpt Jack attempted to explain the recent disconnects during League Champions Korea matches.

An interview with Marc Winther, director of DreamHack Masters.

The Slingshot Media Column: An interview with Mark Register about Blitz Esports.

Best from around the web:

League of Legends

Fnatic coach Nicholas “NicoThePico” Korsgard stepped down.

Jang “Marin” Gyeong-hwan considered staying in China this season instead of returning to Korea.

NewBee signed a new jungler Huang “Nine” Yongjian.

Dissecting Group B of the European LCS: Can anyone take down G2?

An interview with Team Liquid’s Matt “Matt” Elento.

Riot Games accidentally leaked a sneak peak of Urgot’s new model.


Richard Lewis revealed evidence of attempted match fixing in semi-professional Counter-Strike.

Dignitas signed a team led by Mikail “Maikelele” Bill.

An interview with Faruk “Pita” Pita and Ruben “Rubino” Villarroel on joining Dignitas.

Other games

Chai “Mushi” Yee Fung joined Mineski (Dota 2).

MTV will broadcast India’s first esports league.


League Champions Korea

Samsung Galaxy 2:0 Jin Air Green Wings


(All times Eastern)

ESL Pro League Season 5 (CSGO)


FaZe Clan vs. Natus Vincere, 2 p.m.

G2 vs. HellRaisers, 4:20 p.m.

North America

Counter Logic Gaming vs. NRG, 8 p.m.

OpTic vs. Rush, 10 p.m.

League Champions Korea

bbq Olivers vs. ROX Tigers, 7 a.m.

KT Rolster vs. MVP, 4 a.m. Wednesday


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