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ATK

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[e][h]ATK
Team Information
Location:
Region:
Founders:
South Africa Warren Barkhuizen
CEO:
South Africa Warren Barkhuizen
Manager:
South Africa Will Uys
In-Game Leader:
Coaches:
Approx. Total Winnings:
$177,928
Links
History
Created:
: 2019-04-04
Upcoming Matches
Mythic MythicMythic
vs
(Bo3)
ATKATK ATK
December 1, 2022 - 1:00 UTC
ATK ATKATK
vs
(Bo3)
DisconnectedDisconnected DC'ed
December 2, 2022 - 1:00 UTC
Upcoming Tournaments
ESL Challenger League Season 43: North America
ONGOING!
Oct 25 - Dec 18
ESL Pro League Conference Season 17
2023-02-21 00:00:00 UTC
Feb 21 - 27


ATK (pronounced 'Attack') is a South African organization. In April 2019, they entered Counter-Strike: Global Offensive with the signing of Denial Esports' former South African team. The team resides in Mexico. [1]

Timeline[edit]

Player Roster[edit]

Active[edit]

Active SquadActive Squad
IDNameJoin Date
South Africa MisteM Captain
(
Gareth Ries
)
Join Date: 
2020-02-03 [11]
South Africa Fadey
(
Rhys Armstrong
)
Join Date: 
2020-05-12 [14]
Sweden b0denmaster
(
Jonathan Bodenmalm
)
Join Date: 
2022-01-27 [26]
United States Swisher
(
Michael Schmid
)
Join Date: 
2022-06-02 [31]
Israel sprayxd
(
Daniel Kogan
)
Role: 
(Coach)
Join Date: 
2020-02-03 [11]

Former[edit]

Former PlayersFormer Players
IDNameJoin DateInactive DateLeave DateNew Team
United States motm
(
Ian Hardy
)
Join Date: 
2021-08-17 [19]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2022-11-23 [33]
United States Swisher
(
Michael Schmid
)
Role: 
(Trial)
Join Date: 
2022-04-08 [29]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2022-06-02 [31]
 
ATKATK ATK
Norway truth
(
Erik Hansen Dyrnes
)
Join Date: 
2022-01-27 [26]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2022-04-08 [29]
 
SKADE XSKADE X SKADE X
South Africa wilj
(
Wiljahne Smith
)
Join Date: 
2021-01-06 [15]
Inactive Date: 
2022-01-27 [26]
Leave Date: 
2022-03-04 [28]
 
Bravado GamingBravado Gaming Bravado Gaming
United States Minus
(
Marshall Sedowicz
)
Join Date: 
2021-11-24 [24]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2021-12-21 [25]
 
OrglessOrgless Orgless
United States Cyrix
(
McKinley Hollison
)
Join Date: 
2021-10-22 [20]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2021-11-13 [22]
 
Unjustified GamingUnjustified Gaming Unjustified Gaming
South Africa bLazE
(
Josh Saunders
)
Join Date: 
2020-02-03 [11]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2021-10-23 [21]
 
ATK AcademyATK Academy ATK Academy
United States motm
(
Ian Hardy
)
Role: 
(Trial)
Join Date: 
2021-08-10 [18]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2021-08-17 [19]
 
ATKATK ATK
South Africa SloWye
(
Aaron van der Walt
)
Join Date: 
2020-05-12 [13]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2021-08-06 [17]
 
Bravado GamingBravado Gaming Bravado Gaming
South Africa Doru
(
Johnathan Fox
)
Join Date: 
2020-05-12 [13]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2021-01-06 [15]
 
DNMK EsportsDNMK Esports DNMK Esports
South Africa Fadey
(
Rhys Armstrong
)
Role: 
(Stand-in)
Join Date: 
2020-02-03 [11]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2020-05-12 [14]
 
ATKATK ATK
South Africa flexeeee
(
Rieghardt Romatzki
)
Join Date: 
2020-02-03 [11]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2020-05-12 [13]
 
VINDICTIVEVINDICTIVE VINDICTIVE
Canada TenZCloud9Cloud9
(
Tyson Ngo
)
Role: 
(Stand-in)
Join Date: 
2020-02-03 [11]
Inactive Date: 
Leave Date: 
2020-03-06 [12]
 
Cloud9Cloud9 Cloud9 (Streamer)
Notable Temporary Stand-ins
ID Name Replacing ID Name Tournament(s)
Israel sprayxd  ATKATK Daniel Kogan
Norway truth Erik Hansen Dyrnes ESL Challenger LeagueESL Challenger League ESL Challenger League Season 40: North America (vs. Strife)
Israel sprayxd  ATKATK Daniel Kogan
Norway truth Erik Hansen Dyrnes ESEA Cash Cup ESEA Cash Cup: North America - Spring 2022 #1


Former SquadFormer Squad
IDNameJoin DateLeave DateNew Team
South Africa JT Captain
(
Johnny Theodosiou
)
Join Date: 
2019-04-04 [2]
Leave Date: 
2020-01-06 [10]
 
Cloud9Cloud9 Cloud9
United States motm
(
Ian Hardy
)
Join Date: 
2019-08-03 [7]
Leave Date: 
2020-01-06 [10]
 
Cloud9Cloud9 Cloud9
United States oSee
(
Joshua Ohm
)
Join Date: 
2019-09-04 [8]
Leave Date: 
2020-01-06 [10]
 
Cloud9Cloud9 Cloud9
United States floppy
(
Ricky Kemery
)
Join Date: 
2019-09-04 [8]
Leave Date: 
2020-01-06 [10]
 
Cloud9Cloud9 Cloud9
South Africa Sonic
(
Aran Groesbeek
)
Join Date: 
2019-09-12 [9]
Leave Date: 
2020-01-06 [10]
 
Cloud9Cloud9 Cloud9
South Africa T.c
(
Tiaan Coertzen
)
Role: 
(Coach)
Join Date: 
2019-04-04 [2]
Leave Date: 
2020-01-06 [10]
 
Cloud9Cloud9 Cloud9 (Coach)
Former PlayersFormer Players
IDNameJoin DateLeave DateNew Team
South Africa Fadey
(
Rhys Armstrong
)
Join Date: 
2019-04-04 [2]
Leave Date: 
2019-09-04 [8]
 
ATKATK ATK (Stand-in)
South Africa Domsterr
(
Dominic Sampaio
)
Join Date: 
2019-04-04 [2]
Leave Date: 
2019-09-04 [8]
 
Inactive
South Africa blackpoisoN
(
Robby da Loca
)
Join Date: 
2019-04-04 [2]
Leave Date: 
2019-09-04 [8]
 
VINDICTIVEVINDICTIVE VINDICTIVE
Canada TenZ
(
Tyson Ngo
)
Role: 
(Stand-in)
Join Date: 
2019-05-27 [3]
Leave Date: 
2019-06-21 [6]
 
Cloud9Cloud9 Cloud9
South Africa Sonic
(
Aran Groesbeek
)
Join Date: 
2019-04-04 [2]
Leave Date: 
2019-06-02 [4]
 
Team EnvyTeam Envy Team Envy

Organization[edit]

Active[edit]

Organization
ID Name Position Join Date
South Africa Flea Warren Barkhuizen Founder, CEO 2019-04-04
South Africa Innuend0 Will Uys Manager 2019-02-??

Former[edit]

Former Organization
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Organization
Italy Fisic0 Carmine Lorusso Analyst 2022-04-09 [30] 2022-08-08 [32] The ProdigiesThe Prodigies The Prodigies (Coach)
United States Classy Austin Lang Analyst 2021-11-15 [23] 2022-02-07 [27]
Israel sprayxd Daniel Kogan Analyst 2019-06-06 [5] 2020-01-06 [10] ATKATK ATK (Coach)

Results[edit]

Gallery[edit]

Rosters[edit]

Logos[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Flea (2021-08-15). "ATK CS To Mexico (Finally!)".
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 ATK (2019-04-04). "We are proud to announce that we’ve brought SA’s top CS:GO team back home!".
  3. 3.0 3.1 tolkienfanatic (2019-05-25). "TenZ to stand-in for ATK in MDL". Dust2.us.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Welcome Sonic to Envy CS:GO!". Team Envy. 2019-06-02.
  5. 5.0 5.1 CarbonDogma (2019-06-06). "ATK enlist sprayxd as analyst". Dust2.us.
  6. 6.0 6.1 TenZ (2019-06-21). "Made the EPL relegation with the @AtkArena guys after beating Party Astronauts 2-1, it was fun experience playing with them..".
  7. 7.0 7.1 Mnmzzz (2019-08-03). "motm officially joins ATK". Dust2.us.
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.4 8.5 ATK (2019-09-04). "We are delighted to confirm that @oSeecs & @floppyCSGO will be joining the ATK family from @SNG_Esports".
  9. 9.0 9.1 "Welcoming back @ATK_Sonic to our CS:GO roster and kicking off with two games tonight". ATK. 2019-09-12.
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 10.3 10.4 10.5 10.6 10.7 Cloud9 (2020-01-06). "Cloud9 confirm ATK signing".
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 11.3 11.4 11.5 11.6 ATK (2020-02-03). "Welcome to our new CS:GO roster".
  12. 12.0 12.1 [Inside Source]
  13. 13.0 13.1 13.2 13.3 ATK (2020-05-12). "We would like to welcome @SloWye and @Doru_cs as our new #CSGO players on the ATK Roster".
  14. 14.0 14.1 14.2 [Inside Source]
  15. 15.0 15.1 15.2 ATK (2021-01-06). "It's with a heavy heart that we announce the departure of @Doru_cs from the ATK CSGO team. We are however extremely excited to welcome Counter-Strike prodigy @mangoCS_ in his place".
  16. Nohte (2021-01-10). "ATK announce North America move". HLTV.
  17. 17.0 17.1 ATK (2021-08-06). "We are saddened to announce that one of the most hardworking individuals in ZA esports will be hanging up his mouse to pursue other opportunities".
  18. 18.0 18.1 ATK (2021-08-10). "Today we welcome back Ian "@6motm" Hardy who will be standing in as a 5th for the ATK CS:GO team".
  19. 19.0 19.1 19.2 [Inside Source]
  20. 20.0 20.1 Cyrix (2021-10-22). "Extremely proud to say I’m joining up with the boys at @AtkArena and their CSGO roster".
  21. 21.0 21.1 ATK (2021-10-23). "We wish @bLazEcs_ all the best as he takes a break after the team's successful venture into North American CSGO".
  22. 22.0 22.1 Mnmzzz (2021-11-13). "ATK part ways with Cyrix". Dust2.us.
  23. 23.0 23.1 Mnmzzz (2021-11-24). "Third Impact add Wolffe". Dust2.us.
  24. 24.0 24.1 Mnmzzz (2021-11-24). "ATK add Minus". Dust2.us.
  25. 25.0 25.1 Mnmzzz (2021-12-27). "Update: Bad News Bears set sights on Minus as he departs ATK". Dust2.us.
  26. 26.0 26.1 26.2 26.3 Nohte (2022-01-27). "ATK import b0denmaster, truth to complete roster". HLTV.
  27. 27.0 27.1 Classy (2022-02-07). "I've decided to step down from CS and focus on college".
  28. 28.0 28.1 ATK (2022-03-04). "Today we say THANK YOU to @_wilj_ as he explores options in his CS:GO career while we rebuild for the ZA scene".
  29. 29.0 29.1 29.2 ATK (2022-04-08). "We say thank you to the Norwegian king @truthcsgo_ as he decides to step down from #ATK for health reasons".
  30. 30.0 30.1 Mnmzzz (2022-04-09). "Strife and ATK make changes to coaching staff". Dust2.us.
  31. 31.0 31.1 31.2 [Inside Source]
  32. 32.0 32.1 Fisic0 (2022-08-08). "Parted Ways with ATK".
  33. 33.0 33.1 ATK (2022-11-23). "Today we bid farewell to an amazing teammate and player, Ian "@6motm" Hardy".