League of Legends 100 million monthly users, Immortals signs ANTi, mouz coach leaves

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Dota 2

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Counter-Strike

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Super Smash Bros

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Results

ESL Pro League Season 4: Week 5 (CSGO)

Europe

mousesports 2:0 FaZe Clan (16-6, 16-3)

Fnatic 2:0 Virtus.pro (16-14, 16-8)

PENTA 1:1 Heroic (19-16, 14-16)

G2 1:1 Dignitas (16-13, 14-16)

North America

NRG 2:0 Selfless (16-5, 16-5)

Renegades 2:0 Splyce (16-6, 16-3)

compLexity 1:1 Echo Fox (9-16, 19-15)

Immortals 1:1 OpTic (16-13, 12-16)

Schedule

(All times Eastern)

ESL Pro League Season 4: Week 5 (CSGO)

Stream: https://www.twitch.tv/esl_csgo

Europe

Fnatic vs. Dignitas, 1 p.m.

Astralis vs. Ninjas in Pyjamas, 1 p.m.

Dignitas vs. PENTA, 3:20 p.m.

mousesports vs. EnVyUs, 3:20 p.m.

North America

Immortals vs. Counter Logic Gaming, 8 p.m.

Renegades vs. compLexity, 8 p.m.

Selfless vs. Splyce, 10 p.m.

Renegades vs. eUnited, 10 p.m.

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