The ESL ban levied against Space Soldiers player Despe has been lifted

ESL lifts ‘erroneous’ ban on Space Soldiers’ Despe

The ESL cheating ban levied against Turkish Counter-Strike player Çağatay “Despe” Sedef was done so erroneously and has been lifted, ESL tournament director Jonas Alsaker Vikan wrote Tuesday.

September 26, 2017
ESL One New York is experiencing technical issues

Internet outages in Brooklyn causing problems for ESL One New York stream

The opening day of ESL One New York has been marred by technical difficulties with the broadcast stemming from a large internet outage across Brooklyn.

September 15, 2017
Team Liquid and Newbee will attend ESL One Hamburg

Team Liquid and Newbee invited to ESL One Hamburg Dota 2 Major

Team Liquid and Newbee, the two finalists from The International 7, will be present at ESL One Hamburg, the first Major in the new Dota 2 system.

September 13, 2017
ES L penalized OpTic Gaming 10 percent of its ESL Pro League prize money for missing the roster submission deadline

ESL penalizes OpTic Gaming for missing roster submission deadline

ESL penalized OpTic Gaming on Friday for missing the roster submission deadline for Season 6 of the ESL Pro League.

September 1, 2017
ESL extended the roster lock deadline for ESL Pro League Season 6.

ESL extends roster lock deadline ahead of ESL Pro League Season 6

ESL has extended the roster lock deadline for ESL Pro League Season 6 from Tuesday until midnight PT Thursday (or 3 a.m. ET Friday), an ESL spokesperson confirmed to Slingshot in an email.

August 15, 2017
ESL One New York qualifiers take place Aug. 19-20

ESL announces invites, schedule for ESL One New York qualifiers

ESL announced Friday the invited teams and schedule for the ESL One New York qualifiers.

August 11, 2017
ESL finally invited Gambit to a LAN event.

ESL finally invites Gambit to an event

Apparently, all it took for Gambit Gaming’s Counter-Strike team to earn an invite to an ESL event was winning a Major.

August 4, 2017
ESL One Hamburg will be the first Dota 2 Major of the new season.

ESL One Hamburg will be the first Dota 2 Major of the new season

ESL announced Wednesday that ESL One Hamburg will be the first Dota 2 Major in the new season.

August 2, 2017
ESL Pro League Season 6 is coming to Denmarl

ESL Pro League finals coming to Denmark for Season 6

The finals of the sixth season of ESL Pro League will come to Denmark this fall, according to multiple sources.

July 25, 2017
“Hiko and the core players of the Enigma6 Counter-Strike team have signed with Rogue, according to sources.”

Rogue to sign Hiko and Enigma6 core; will play in ESL Pro League

North American esports organization Rogue has purchased the rights to both the core players of the Enigma6 Group and Spencer “Hiko” Martin, according to multiple sources.

July 23, 2017