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Swag to stand in for Cloud9 at ESL New York qualifier, NCAA to evaluate esports landscape

Our top stories from Monday:

EliGE is set to leave Team Liquid and is a favorite to join the ex-iBP core.

Rogue will no longer sign Cvetelin “CeRq” Dimitrov.

League of Legends interviews with ROCCAT’s Ambro┼ż “Phaxi” Hren and Ninjas in Pyjamas coach Nicholas “NicoThePico” Korsgaard.

Team Liquid’s arduous journey to winning The International 7 started two years ago.

Imp said in an AMA why he doesn’t use a Samsung Galaxy Twitch skin made for him.

Potential Ezreal buffs and slight Urgot changes are coming in League of Legends Patch 7.17.

Cloud9 signed the Lsser Kittenz Overwatch roster.

Reinforce will leave the Misfits Overwatch roster.

SKT’s Peanut says he wants to start at the bottom to beat every LCK team.

Check out the five new star guardian League of Legends skins.

KheZu and MP left the Team Secret Dota 2 roster.

The Virtus.pro Dota 2 roster will not disband.

EU LCS promotional tournament matchups were decided.

Ornn nerfs and Yasuo buffs are all likely in an upcoming League of Legends patch.

Best from around the web:

League of Legends

A Dutch soccer player won a lawsuit against Riot Games for using his image for a skin in 2014.

A look at Longhzu’s slow rise to the top of the LCK.

An interview with rookies Michael “MikeYeung” Yeung and Omar “OmarGod” Amin.

Riot Games said there probably won’t be anymore duo champions like Xayah and Rakan.

A look at Fnatic’s Mads “Broxah” Brock-Pedersen and his progression.

Caitlyn’s win and pick rates dropped after her nerfs last week.

Counter-Strike

Braxton “swag” Pierce will stand in for Cloud9 at the ESL One New York qualifier.

DreamHack Malmo talent was revealed.

Overwatch

A look at Overwatch’s new map, Chateau Guillard.

Other

The NCAA will evaluate the esports landscape in October.

Tencent reportedly invested in PUBG developer Bluehole.

A profile of Leah ‘Gllty” Hayes (Street Fighter).

A look at the hottest commodities post-TI in Dota 2.

The best plays from TI7 (Dota 2).

Can Quake make a comeback?

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