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EnVyUs, Gigantti win Overwatch Contenders, Riot reportedly postpones EU LCS overhaul

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League of Legends World Championship

Group A

SK Telecom T1 1:0 EDward Gaming

ESL Pro League Season 6 (CS:GO)


G2 2:0 Natus Vincere (16-14)

Fnatic 1:1 HellRaisers (10-16, 19-17)

FaZe Clan 1:1 Astralis (16-14, 16-19)

Heroic 1:1 mousesports (12-16, 16-13)

North America

Misfits 1:1 SK Gaming (16-12, 6-16)

compLexity 1:1 Immortals (9-16, 16-12)

Counter Logic Gaming 2:0 Ghost (25-21, 16-4)

OpTic 2:0 Team Liquid (16-6, 16-13)


League of Legends World Championship

Group A

SKT 1:0 ahq

Cloud9 1:0 EDward Gaming

Group B

G2 1:0 1907 Fenerbah├že

Royal Never Give Up 1:0 Samsung Galaxy

Group C

TSM 1:0 Team WE

Misfits 1:0 Flash Wolves

ESL Pro League Season 6 (CS:GO)


Mousesports 2:0 Natus Vincere (16-12, 16-11)

Fnatic 2:0 Astralis (16-4, 16-8)

North America

Cloud9 1:1 Luminosity (16-2, 11-16)

SK Gaming 2:0 Renegades (16-7, 16-13)

ECS Season 4 (CS:GO)

Europe 1:1 EnVyUs (16-14, 4-16)

Godsent 1:1 Heroic (16-4, 6-16)

North America

SK Gaming 1:1 Ghost (3-16, 16-4)


League of Legends World Championship

Group B

Immortals 1:0 Gigabyte Marines

Longzhu Gaming 1:0 Fnatic

Group C

Samsung Galaxy 1:0 1907 Fenerbah├že

Royal Never Give Up 1:0 G2

Group D

Team WE 1:0 Flash Wolves

Misfits 1:0 TSM

ESL Pro League Season 6 (CS:GO)


mousesports 1:1 EnVyUs (11-16, 16-10)

Heroic 1:1 FaZe Clan (4-16, 16-12)

North America

Luminosity 2:0 Splyce (16-4, 16-6)

CLG 1:1 NRG (23-25, 16-14)

Ghost 2:0 Renegades (16-14, 16-14)

ECS Season 4 (CS:GO)


Ninjas in Pyjamas 2:0 Heroic (16-14, 16-4)

North America

OpTic Gaming 2:0 NRG (22-20, 16-11)

SK Gaming 2:0 Immortals (16-3, 16-7)

Overwatch Contenders Season 1

EU final

Gigantti 4:3 Misfits

NA final

EnVyUs 4:0 FaZe Clan


(All times Eastern)



G2 Esports vs. Cloud9, 2 p.m.

Astralis vs. Fnatic, 5 p.m.


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