SK Gaming and Virtus.pro will play a soccer match the day after ESL One Cologne next month, and fans will have to buy tickets to see it.
IEM Sydney initially expected to be the third stage of Astralis and FaZe’s struggle for international supremacy. Astralis won IEM Katowice, FaZe won Starladder Kiev, and both teams appeared to be equals in terms of skill and tactics.
The Majors provide perhaps the most magical moments in professional Counter-Strike. Whether it’s teams breaking through to win after years of struggle, like Astralis did last month in Atlanta, or the craziness of an individual play or match, it seems everyone has a favorite.
Fans and analysts all have their ideas about who the best Counter-Strike player in the world is, but who do the pros themselves find difficult to defeat?
During the Major, Slingshot’s Vince Nairn asked nine pro players what they thought of the Swiss format, and the results were overwhelmingly positive.
Slingshot’s Vince Nairn talked to SK Gaming’s Epitacio “TACO” de Melo after the defending Major champions reached the playoffs of the ELEAGUE Major.
The Counter-Strike community was abuzz last week with a debate sparked from comments made during Northern Arena about G2’s Edouard “SmithZz” Dubourdeaux.
Slingshot’s Vince Nairn caught up with SK Gaming’s Epitacio “TACO” de Melo at IEM Oakland to discuss SK’s recent form and why it’s tough to stay on top.