Our top stories from Monday:
An interview with Fnatic coach Finlay “Quaye” Stewart from the European League of Legends Championship Series spring finals.
Lee “Faker” Sang-hyeok said he cares more about international competition than he does winning League Champions Korea.
Gs’2 Jesper “Zven” Svenningsen was blunt in saying G2 needs to do well at the Mid-Season Invitational if it wants to win back some fans.
Cloud9 will attend ESL One Cologne.
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Team SoloMid’s coach said he wants more time between splits and the Mid-Season Invitational.
An interview with Phoenix1’s Derek “Zig” Shao.
A look at the 10 best plays from the “Telecom War.”
A look at the development of the top teams in Brazilian League of Legends.
ESL’s parent company, MTG, reported record sales in the first quarter.
A player left Lunatic-Hai three days after his signing was announced.
A professional player for Toronto Esports was fired after making a racist rant.
Rogue and EnVyUs proved they’re the two best teams in the West.
Blizzard could release three new maps this year.
The Kiev Major’s group stage is off to a crazy start.
Kiev Major (Dota 2)
TNC Pro Team 2:1 Thunderbirds
Virtus.pro 2:1 Team Random
Team Secret 2:0 Digital Chaos
Invictus Gaming 2:0 OG
Vici Gaming J 2:1 Invictus Gaming Vitality
Newbee 2:1 mousesports
Evil Geniuses 2:1 Faceless
Team Liquid 2:0 SG e-sports
Thunderbirds 2:1 Vici Gaming J
Virtus.pro 2:0 TNC Pro Team
Evil Geniuses 2:0 Newbee
mousesports 2:0 Invictus Gaming itality
OG 2:1 Team Random
Team Secret 2:0 Invictus Gaming
Faceless 2:0 SG e-sports
(All times Eastern)
Kiev Major (Dota 2)
Round 4 (Matchups TBD), 9:20 a.m.
ESL Pro League Season 5 (CSGO)
G2 vs. Astralis, 1 p.m.
HellRaisers vs. mousesports, 1 p.m.
LDLC vs EnVyUs, 3:20 p.m.
FaZe Clan vs. Virtus.pro, 3:20 p.m.
Liquid vs. Cloud9, 8 p.m.
SK Gaming vs. NRG, 8 p.m.
Immortals vs. Renegades, 10 p.m.
Luminosity vs. The Foundation, 10 p.m.