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ESEA Season 30: Premier Division - Australia
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ESEA Season 30: Premier Division - Australia
- Regular Season:
- Round-Robin league format
- All teams play each other once
- All matches are Bo1
- Top 8 teams proceed to the Playoffs
- Click here to show the tie-breaker process
- Overall record
- Head-to-Head record
- Best round difference in regulation rounds
- Bo3 decider if all other tie breaker scenarios are indecisive
- Single-Elimination bracket
- All matches are Bo3
$10,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:
|2nd||$3,000||S31 Premier||Grayhound Gaming|
|3rd-4th||$1,000||S31 Premier||Breakaway Esports|
|Chiefs Esports Club|
|5th-8th||-||S31 Premier||Athletico Esports|
|Ground Zero Gaming|
|9th||-||S31 Premier||Astral Influence|
|10th||-||S31 Premier||ex-Team Skyfire|
|11th||-||S31 Premier||R!OT Gaming|
|16th||-||S30 Relegation||Off The Grid Esports|
For "News and Roster Changes" Click here.
- 1 Paradox Gaming sign sibe and noobster. 
- 2 flickz announces his retirement from competitive CS:GO and steps down from Chiefs Esports Club. 
- 3 madlikewizards replace smooth_criminal22 with jhd. 
- 4 Team Skyfire acquire the core of Exsto Gaming's team. As a result they acquire the team's MDL spot. 
- 5 madlikewizards kick Dezibel. 
- 6 Akademiks rename to PopoutBoyz.
- 7 Content are signed by Knights Esports. 
- 8 Trident Esports release Trident Storm due to ESEA's league rules. Shortly afterwards, Royals ESC sign the squad. 
- 9 Legacy Esports disband following the expiration of the players' contracts. Due to the players splitting up, it is currently unknown who holds the spot. 
- 10 chelleos leaves madlikewizards to join subtLe. 
- 11 Royals ESC's CS:GO squad is signed by Caladrius. 
- 12 Knights Esports drops their CS:GO team. They resume being called Content. 
- 13 PC419 are invited to the MDL in order to fill the spot left by Legacy Esports's disbandment, as they are the highest ranking squad from Relegation. 
- 14 CheeseLTD (previously known as this n that) are invited to the MDL in order to fill the spot left by Trident Esports disbandment, as they were the next highest ranking squad from Relegation after PC419.
- 15 Chiefs Esports Club sign BL1TZ. 
- 16 January 16th - Ground Zero Gaming replace deStiny with Zemp. 
- 17 January 18th - ferg leaves Tainted Minds. 
- 18 January 20th - R!OT Gaming replace toM with Ayrez. 
- 19 January 22nd - Off The Grid Esports sign CheeseLTD. 
- 20 January 23rd - ManicMunday joins PC419 as the team's coach. 
- 21 January 24th - madlikewizards is signed by Athletico Esports. 
- 22 January 25th - MC ESPORTS release Doom and pl1xx. 
- 23 January 26th - Bibby officially announces that he is coaching Paradox Gaming, although he had been coaching from the start of the season. 
- 24 February 1st- INSANITY steps down from MC ESPORTS. 
- 25 February 4th - PeetyG leaves Ground Zero Gaming to join SYF Gaming. 
- 26 February 5th - Following the departure of their players, MC ESPORTS withdraw from the MDL and forfeit their remaining matches. 
- 27 February 11th - Paradox Gaming parts ways with its roster, they will continue to play as ex-Paradox Gaming with the exception of Bibby who parts ways with the team. 
- 28 February 14th - Caladrius release Deezy. 
- 29 February 18th - Tainted Minds rebrand as ICON Esports. 
- 30 February 24th - Team Skyfire part ways with their CS:GO team. They will continue playing together as ex-Team Skyfire. 
- 31 February 25th - ruokcj leaves PC419. 
- 32 February 26th - MoeycQ leaves Chiefs Esports Club to join Ground Zero Gaming. 
- 33 February 27th - ex-Paradox Gaming are re-signed by Paradox Gaming. 
- 34 March 3rd - PopoutBoyz rename to Rooster.
- 35 March 5th - ICON Esports release sico. 
- 36 March 5th - Grayhound Gaming bench sterling. 
- 37 March 6th - Grayhound Gaming sign sico. 
- 38 March 7th - ICON Esports loan ofnu and zewsy to Chiefs Esports Club. Chiefs Esports Club bench InfrequeNt. 
|2.||Chiefs Esports Club||15-2||241-108||+133||45p|
|7.||Ground Zero Gaming||11-6||226-183||+43||33p|
|16.||Off The Grid Esports||2-15||135-243||-108||6p|
|Proceed to Playoffs|
|Invited to Season 31|
|Sent to Relegation|
|Relegated to Open|
- Paradox Gaming (2018-11-05). "Now that the de_dust has finally settled we’d love to officially welcome our two new players to the CSGO lineup.".
- flickz (2018-11-11). "GG for the last time.".
- "fredorathegamer: imagine replacing me with someone as bad as jhd and still wining". 2018-11-13.
- Team Skyfire (2018-11-25). "New Beginnings".
- [Inside Source]
- Knights Esports (2018-12-16). "We would like to announce our entry into the #CSGO competitive scene".
- Trident Esports (2018-12-23). "We bid farewell and good luck to our Trident Storm team for the coming year.".
- Royals ESC (2018-12-23). "Today we welcome our new Counter-Strike roster who will be representing the Royals brand during their MDL season...".
- soju_j (2019-01-03). "Most ppl know already but our team has disbanded and no longer contracted to @LegacyOCE".
- Mnmzzz (2019-01-07). "Masked, subtLe, Tectonic shake-up rosters". Dust2.us.
- Caladris (2019-01-07). "We're super excited to announce that we will be competing in the upcoming @ESEA @mountaindew League with a fresh roster.".
- tot (2019-01-07). "So after being under 'Knights' for a little under a month they decide to 'release us' right before MDL begins.".
- [Inside Source]
- Chiefs Esports Club (2019-01-15). "#CSGO Roster Update: @BL1TZcs, formerly of Legacy Esports, joins the squad in place of the retired @flickzcsgo.".
- Ground Zero Gaming (2019-01-16). "We are excited to announce our latest edition to our Counter-Strike lineup, @zempgo.".
- Tainted Minds (2019-01-18). "Today we say farewell to TM CSGO coach @ferg_CSGO.".
- R!OT Gaming (2019-01-20). "We are excited to announce our latest edition to our Counter-Strike lineup, @AyrezCS.".
- Off The Grid Esports (2019-01-22). "We are extremely proud to announce our entry to the CSGO competitive scene with a new roster...".
- PC419 (2019-02-23). "We are pleased to announce the newest member of the PC419 family!".
- Athletico Esports (2019-01-24). "We have signed @madlikewizards!".
- MC ESPORTS (2019-01-25). "Both "pl1xx" and "Doom" have departed MC's main Counter-Strike roster...".
- Bibby (2019-01-26). "Have been coaching & helping out @ParadoxGamingAu in Australia...".
- INSANITY (2019-02-01). "Hey all so after having a long think about what im going to do i've decided to part ways with the MC CS team...".
- SYF Gaming (2019-02-04). "Today, SYF have decided to step back into the CS:GO scene and adopt a brand new approach to do it.".
- MC ESPORTS (2019-02-05). [hhttps://twitter.com/MCE_AU/status/1093045641146654720 "With only now 2 core remaining players, we will no longer be competing in leagues such as MDL, CG, and InstaFrag."].
- keeyto (2019-02-11). "The ex-@ParadoxGamingAu boys are now looking for another organisation to represent and play under!".
- keeyto (2019-02-11). "Just to be clear @Bibbyiwnl is no longer affiliated with our team.".
- cl0ver (2019-02-11). "Things with Deezy didn't work out meaning we're currently LF an IGL...".
- ICON Esports (2019-02-18). "One era ends | Another begins.".
- zurk (2019-02-24). "The ex-Skyfire boys (zurk, stingrayz, reign, crimzm, vexite) are now looking for organisation...".
- BeeTee (2019-02-25). "Boys @pc419techtips are LF1...".
- Ground Zero Gaming. "We are incredibly excited to announce our latest addition to the Ground Zero counter-strike roster, @MoeycQ.".
- Paradox Gaming. "After some time out in the wild, we are excited to announce the return of our CS:GO roster!".
- ICON Esports (2019-03-05). "Today we say farewell to @sico_csgo from our Counter Strike lineup and confirm his trade to another team.".
- Grayhound Gaming (2019-03-05). "Announcing the departure of the good man @sterl1ngcs".
- Grayhound Gaming (2019-03-06). "@sico_csgo mode".
- ICON Esports (2019-03-07). "Thanks to both Chris & Ryan for their time in our Counter Strike lineup...".
- Chiefs Esports Club (2019-03-06). "Tonight, two familiar faces return to Chiefs #CSGO.".