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SK Gaming wins ECS Season 3, Friberg part of ESL One Cologne talent

Our top stories from the weekend:

League of Legends interviews with EnVyUs’ Shin “Seraph” Woo-yeong and Phoenix1’s Yoo “Ryu” Sang-ook.

Comments from SKT’s Lee “Faker” Sang-hyeok and Bae “Bang” Jun-sik after SKT’s most recent win.

KurO says he doesn’t get nervous in League of Legends games anymore. Except when he’s playing Faker.

The Cyclowns forfeited their remaining Overwatch Contenders matches after the team disbanded.

LDLC confirmed the acquisition of DEVIL on its Counter-Strike team.

PGL released the schedule for the offline Major qualifier.

Adam “Friberg” Friberg will be part of the ESL One Cologne talent lineup.

McDonald’s sponsored a StarCraft 2 tournament in Australia.

The ex-Ninjas in Pyjamas roster competed in Overwatch Contenders as Rest in Pyjamas.

Team SoloMid apparently added two substitutes to its roster.

Best from around the web:

League of Legends

Why are some European League Championship Series teams struggling so much?

Loulex joined Cloud9 as a positional coach.

Six questions with Jason “WildTurtle” Tran.


Has the UMP nerf had any tangible effect on professional play?

Interviews with G2’s Dan “apEX” Madesclaire, OpTic’s Will “RUSH” Wierzba, Liquid’s Joshua “JDM” Marzano, Astralis’ Nicolai “Dev1ce” Reedtz and SK Gaming’s Gabriel ‘FalleN” Toledo.

Luis “peacemaker” Tadeu will coach TyLoo.

An interview with SK Gaming’s Fernandoo “fer” Alvarenga.

Richard Lewis’ interview with Adam ‘Friberg” Friberg.

Other games

Kevin “PPMD” Nanney will return to Smash after more than a year away from the game.

Masaya “aMSa” Chikamoto eyes a future in North America (Smash).



European League Championship Series (LoL)

Splyce 2:1 ROCCAT

Unicorns of Love 2:1 G2

North American League Championship Series (LoL)

Immortals 2:0 Counter Logic Gaming

Phoenix1 2:0 Echo Fox

ECS Season 3 Finals (CSGO)

Group A

FaZe Clan 1:0 OpTic (16-9)

SK Gaming 1:0 G2 (16-7)

SK Gaming 1:0 FaZe Clan (16-8)

Group B

Cloud9 1:0 Fnatic (16-8)

Astralis 1:0 Team Liquid (16-11)

Cloud9 1:0 Astralis (19-15)


League Champions Korea (LoL)

ROX Tigers 2:0 MVP

KT Rolster 2:0 bbq Olivers

European League Championship Series (LoL)

H2K 2:0 Ninjas in Pyjamas

Fnatic 2:0 Mysterious Monkeys

North American League Championship Series (LoL)

Team SoloMid 2:0 FlyQuest

CLG 2:1 EnVyUs

Immortals 2:1 Dignitas

Cloud9 2:0 Team Liquid

ECS Season 3 Finals (CSGO)

Group A

G2  2:0 OpTic (16-5, 16-6)

FaZe Clan 2:0 G2 (16-10, 16-11)

Group B

Liquid 2:1 Fnatic (16-6, 12-16, 16-6)

Astralis 2:1 Liquid (16-4, 9-16, 16-10)


League Champions Korea (LoL)

Samsung Galaxy 2:1 Jin Air

Longzhu 2:1 Afreeca

North American League Championship Series (LoL)

TSM 2:0 Echo Fox

Team Liquid 2:1 Phoenix1

EnVyUs 2:1 FlyQuest

Cloud9 2:1 Dignitas

ECS Season 3 Finals (CSGO)


FaZe Clan 2:0 Cloud9 (16-5, 19-15)

SK Gaming 2:1 Astralis (12-16, 16-14, 16-12)

Grand final

SK Gaming 2:1 FaZe Clan (11-16, 19-17, 19-17)


(All times Eastern)

League Champions Korea (LoL)

Ever8 Winners vs. ROX Tigers, 4 a.m. Tuesday


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