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ESEA Season 34: Premier Division - North America

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[e][h]ESEA Season 34: Premier Division - North America
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Type:
Online
Location:
North America North America
Teams:
18
Prize Pool:
$36,000 USD
Start Date:
2020-04-27
End Date:
2020-07-01
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Maps
Dust II • Inferno • Mirage • Nuke • Overpass • Train • Vertigo

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Commentators:

Format[edit]

  • 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
  1. Overall record
  2. Head-to-Head record
  3. Best round difference in regulation rounds
  4. Bo3 decider if all other tie breaker scenarios are indecisive
  • Playoffs:
    • Double-Elimination bracket
    • All matches (excl. Grand Final) are Bo3
    • Grand Final is Bo5 (1 map advantage to the UB team)

Prize Pool[edit]

$36,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

Participants[edit]

   Note: Team roster change notes have been moved to their respective team cards, press the Notes button to toggle them.

1 May 19th - Brazil trk is acquired by MIBR. Guatemala malbsMd joins as a stand-in. [1][2]
1 April 5th - United States Xeppaa leaves Under 21 and is replaced by United States leaf. [3]
2 April 16th - Under 21 lose United States leaf and United States Sneaky after United States curry leaves to join Triumph. [4]
3 April 21st - United States Powerzz, United States KmZ, and United States RZU join Under 21. [5]
4 May 4th - Under 21 replace United States RZU with United States SPAMMER. [6]
5 May 10th - United States TR1LL- becomes Under 21's head coach while United States nguyen becomes the team's assistant coach. [7]
6 May 15th - Under 21 replace United States Powerzz with United States Sneaky. [8]
7 June 7th - Under 21 are signed by Levitate Esports. [9]
1 March 20th - United Kingdom smooya is temporarily benched due to visa issues. [10]
2 March 30th - Chaos Esports Club part ways with United Kingdom smooya. [11]
3 April 5th - Chaos Esports Club acquire United States Voltage from Triumph. [12]
4 April 21st - United States SicK retires from competitive CS:GO. [13]
5 May 5th - Chaos Esports Club parts ways with United States cam. United States Xeppaa joins on a permanent basis. United States leaf joins on a trial basis. [14]
6 May 12th - Chaos Esports Club part ways with United States leaf and terminate his trial. Canada Jonji joins as a stand-in. [15]
7 June 4th - Chaos Esports Club sign United States leaf and Canada Jonji on a permanent basis as United States Voltage steps down from the team. [16]
1 March 28th - United States leaf leaves Rugratz. [17]
2 April 2nd - Canada mada rejoins Rugratz. [18]
3 April 23rd - United States tweiss rejoins Rugratz. [19]
4 May 20th - Russia wippie officially joins Rugratz while United States tweiss becomes a backup player. [20]
5 May 28th - Russia wippie leaves Rugratz. United States tweiss returns to the starting lineup. [21]
6 June 1st - Rugratz are signed by Oceanus Gaming. [22]
Mythic
Notes
1Canada DAVEY
 
 
 
 
1United States fl0m
2United States C0M
3United States Keiti
4United States Polen
5United States zNf
1 June 8th - Canada DAVEY joins as a stand-in while United States zNf moves to a new state. [23]
1 April 13th - United States stamina leaves Recon 5. [24]
2 April 16th - United States Junior leaves to join Triumph. United States jet- joins Recon 5 in his place. [4]
3 April 19th - United States AAustiN leaves Recon 5 to join Big Frames. [25]
4 April 21st - United States neptune joins Recon 5. [26]
1 Station7 rename to Keep the Comms Up.
2 May 3rd - Keep the Comms Up cut United States miniature while United States Meech steps down from the team. [27]
3 May 7th - Canada tyfoon joins Keep the Comms Up. [28]
4 May 15th - United States nguyen joins Keep the Comms Up as coach. [8]
5 May 22nd - United States zeptic leaves Keep the Comms Up to join Alcoholics Anonymous. [29]
6 May 24th - Canada tyfoon leaves Keep the Comms Up. United States BASE joins the team on trial. [30]
7 May 30th - United States Mauisnake joins Keep the Comms Up. Additionally, United States BASE completes his trial successfully. [31]
1 April 28th - United States shinobi and United States Swisher leave Monstars and are replaced by United States Oderus and Canada c4Lypso. [32]
2 April 30th - Monstars are signed by Morning Light. United States JMaldo leaves the team. [33]
3 May 5th - Morning Light replace United States Oderus and Canada c4Lypso with United States wrath and United States jitter. [34]
4 June 7th - Morning Light disband. [35]
5 June 9th - ex-Morning Light reform and will complete the season with United States Oderus and Canada NiSMO. [36]
1 March 23rd - United States picky and United States shonk leave Big Frames. [37]
2 April 19th - United States devastation leaves Big Frames while Canada castro, Canada Melio, and United States AAustiN join to complete the roster. [25]
3 April 27th - United States AAustiN leaves Big Frames to join Swedish Canadians. [38]
4 May 24th - United States Welshy and Canada castro leave Big Frames. [39]
5 May 28th - Canada miLLe, Canada YuZ, and Canada INCRED join Big Frames. [40]
6 June 3rd - Big Frames disband. [41]
Way 2 French
Notes
1Canada KOLER
2Canada INCRED
3Canada miLLe
4Canada YuZ
 
1Canada NANO
2Canada YONJI
3 TBD 
4 TBD 
5 TBD 
1 April 15th - Canada gMd leaves District 7 to join Swedish Canadians. [42]
2 April 24th - Canada miLLe leaves District 7 while Canada KOLER and Canada effys join the team. [43]
3 April 30th - Canada huynh, Canada MkaeL, and Canada effys leave District 7. Canada miLLe, Canada NANO, and Canada YONJI join the team as it renames to Way 2 French. [44]
4 May 10th - Canada KOLER retires from competitive Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and leaves way 2 French. Canada YuZ joins in his place. [45]
5 May 28th - Canada miLLe, Canada YuZ, and Canada INCRED leave to join Big Frames. Way 2 French disband. [40]
1 April 18th - New England Whalers sign United States roca, United States Rampage and Sweden Limpone. [46]
2 May 12th - United States roca retires from competitive Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and leaves New England Whalers. [47]
3 May 13th - United States ben1337 joins New England Whalers. [48]
1 April 10th - Oceanus Gaming cut Canada Melio. [49]
2 April 15th - Oceanus Gaming part ways with their team, who reform as Swedish Canadians. Additionally, they add Canada gMd to complete their roster. [42]
3 April 24th - Canada tENSKI, Canada KOLER, and Canada gMd leaves Swedish Canadians. [43]
4 April 27th - Canada vek, United States AAustiN, and Canada battery joins Swedish Canadians. [38]
1 April 19th - Guatemala malbsMd steps down from Infinity Esports and is replaced by Peru tor1towOw. [50]
1 April 27th - ETHEREAL are signed by Polar Ace Esports. [51]
2 May 24th - Canada castro replaces United States fdeN on Polar Ace Esports, with United States fdeN retiring from Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. [39]
3 June 6th - Polar Ace Esports disband. [52]
4 June 16th - ex-Polar Ace Esports reform with a roster consisting of United States RenZ, Canada Magowi, United States cxzi, United States Powerzz, and Serbia Lacore. [53]
1 April 11th - United Kingdom SummY joins Trivium as coach. [54]
2 April 24th - Trivium are signed by Warriors International. [55]
3 May 23rd - Canada voo replaces United Kingdom SummY as Warriors International's coach. [56]
4 June 7th - Warriors International replace United States Top^ with United States Swisher. [57]
1 April 23rd - Alcoholics Anonymous replace Swole Identity due to being the highest placing team from Sesaon 33 in Relegation. [58]
2 May 15th - United States Fiziq leaves Alcoholics Anonymous. [59]
3 May 22nd - United States zeptic leaves Keep the Comms Up to join Alcoholics Anonymous. [29]

Results[edit]

Regular Season[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

Upper Bracket Quarterfinals
NE Whalers
2
June 29, 2020 - 19:00 EDT
1615
1
00
0
1612
4
39
6
 
 
 
 
Keep Comms Up
0
Swedish Canadians
1
June 29, 2020 - 19:00 EDT
115
6
1016
6
169
7
614
8
138
5
716
9
Mythic
2
Recon 5
2
June 29, 2020 - 19:00 EDT
1610
6
55
0
1612
4
34
1
 
 
 
 
Oceanus will play 4vs5 as Canada mada is unable to play due to a family emergency.
Oceanus Gaming
0
Levitate Esports
0
June 29, 2020 - 19:00 EDT
55
0
1016
6
62
4
1316
3
 
 
 
 
Chaos EC
2
Upper Bracket Semifinals
NE Whalers
0
June 29, 2020 - 22:00 EDT
95
4
1016
6
1580
70
3719
18
 
 
 
 
Mythic
2
Recon 5
0
June 29, 2020 - 22:00 EDT
77
0
816
8
116
5
916
7
 
 
 
 
Chaos EC
2
Upper Bracket Final
Mythic
0
June 30, 2020 - 19:00 EDT
138
5
716
9
87
1
816
8
 
 
 
 
Chaos EC
2
Lower Bracket Round 1
Keep Comms Up
0
June 29, 2020 - 22:00 EDT
95
4
1016
6
115
6
1016
6
 
 
 
 
Swedish Canadians
2
Oceanus Gaming
0
June 29, 2020 - 22:00 EDT
99
0
616
10
104
6
1116
5
 
 
 
 
Oceanus will play 4vs5 as Canada mada is unable to play due to a family emergency.
Levitate Esports
2
Lower Bracket Round 2
Recon 5
2
June 30, 2020 - 19:00 EDT
167
9
89
1
1611
5
47
3
 
 
 
 
Swedish Canadians
0
NE Whalers
1
June 30, 2020 - 19:00 EDT
168
8
714
7
55
0
1016
6
147
7
816
8
Levitate Esports
2
Lower Bracket Round 3
Recon 5
2
June 30, 2020 - 22:15 EDT
166
10
914
5
85
3
1016
6
168
8
79
2
Levitate Esports
1
Lower Bracket Final
Mythic
2
July 1, 2020 - 18:00 EDT
1570
80
1819
37
147
7
811
3
169
7
68
2
Recon 5
1
Grand Final
Chaos EC
3
July 1, 2020 - 22:00 EDT
 
 
 
 
167
9
811
3
1613
3
22
0
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Chaos have a 1 map advantage as the upper-bracket team.
Mythic
0

References[edit]

  1. MIBR (2020-05-19). "Welcome to the MIBR family @trkcsgo!".
  2. Mnmzzz (2020-05-20). "malbsMd joins oNe as stand-in". Dust2.us.
  3. Mnmzzz (2020-04-05). "Under 21 gets younger as leaf replaces Xeppaa". Dust2.us.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 theroadtodrwaldo (2020-04-15). "Triumph look to curry and Junior; Under 21 disband". Dust2.us.
  5. Mnmzzz (2020-04-21). "Under 21 reinforce with addition of Powerzz, KmZ, and RZU; COVID-5 form new lineup". Dust2.us.
  6. Mnmzzz (2020-05-04). "SPAMMER joins Under 21 as RZU steps down; Grazur disband". Dust2.us.
  7. theroadtodrwaldo (2020-05-10). "TR1LL- takes over as Under 21 head coach". Dust2.us.
  8. 8.0 8.1 Mnmzzz (2020-05-16). "Under 21 replace Powerzz with Sneaky". Dust2.us.
  9. Nohte (2020-06-07). "Levitate sign Under 21". Dust2.us.
  10. Chaos Esports Club (2020-03-20). "Due to the ongoing situation with the COVID-19 pandemic, @smooyacs has been moved to the bench while he waits to complete his visa interview.".
  11. Chaos Esports Club (2020-03-30). "Today we are releasing @smooyacs. The ongoing pandemic has postponed his visa interview indefinitely therefore he is unable to compete with the team in the US".
  12. Chaos Esports Club (2020-04-05). "Welcome Voltage".
  13. tolkienfanatic (2020-04-21). "SicK confirms move towards VALORANT". Dust2.us.
  14. Chaos Esports Club (2020-05-05). "CS:GO roster update - 05.05.20".
  15. Chaos Esports Club (2020-05-12). "@leaf_cs will no longer be trialing with us and @Jonji_Cs will be taking his place".
  16. "CS:GO roster update - 06.04.20". Chaos Esports Club. 2020-06-04.
  17. Mnmzzz (2020-03-18). "leaf leaves Rugratz". Dust2.us.
  18. Mnmzzz (2020-04-02). "mada returns to Rugratz". Dust2.us.
  19. Mnmzzz (2020-04-23). "tweiss rejoins Rugratz (for the sixth time)". Dust2.us.
  20. Mnmzzz (2020-05-20). "wippie takes over as Rugratz's fifth; tweiss to stay on as backup". Dust2.us.
  21. Mnmzzz (2020-05-28). "wippie leaves Rugratz; tweiss rejoins starting lineup". Dust2.us.
  22. Oceanus Gaming (2020-06-01). "We are happy to finally announce our return to the CSGO scene".
  23. theroadtodrwaldo (2020-06-08). "DAVEY returns to Mythic as stand-in". Dust2.us.
  24. stamina (2020-04-13). "As of now I am no longer with @Recon5Org.".
  25. 25.0 25.1 Mnmzzz (2020-04-19). "Big Frames overhaul roster with Melio, AAustiN, and castro". Dust2.us.
  26. Nohte (2020-04-21). "Recon 5 scout out neptune". Dust2.us.
  27. Mnmzzz (2020-05-03). "Keep Up the Comms cut miniature". Dust2.us.
  28. Mnmzzz (2020-05-07). "tyfoon joins Keep the Comms Up; Meech steps down". Dust2.us.
  29. 29.0 29.1 Nohte (2020-05-22). "AA add zeptic". Dust2.us.
  30. theroadtodrwaldo (2020-05-24). "Keep The Comms Up lose tyfoon". Dust2.us.
  31. Mnmzzz (2020-05-30). "Keep the Comms Up add Mauisnake; BASE completes trial". Dust2.us.
  32. Mnmzzz (2020-04-28). "Monstars bring on Oderus and c4Lypso for shinobi and Swisher". Dust2.us.
  33. Morning Light (2020-04-30). "We're happy to announce our ESEA MDL Season 34 CS:GO roster!".
  34. Mnmzzz (2020-05-05). "Morning Light replace Oderus and c4Lypso with wrath and jitter". Dust2.us.
  35. theroadtodrwaldo (2020-06-07). "Sun sets on Morning Light as team disbands". Dust2.us.
  36. Mnmzzz (2020-06-11). "ex-Morning Light set to finish season with Oderus and NiSMO". Dust2.us.
  37. Mnmzzz (2020-03-23). "Big Frames lose shonk and picky". Dust2.us.
  38. 38.0 38.1 Mnmzzz (2020-04-27). "Swedish Canadians complete roster with vek, AAustiN, and battery; Aaron joins as backup". Dust2.us.
  39. 39.0 39.1 theroadtodrwaldo (2020-05-25). "Big Frames part ways with Welshy and castro; castro moves on to Polar Ace". Dust2.us.
  40. 40.0 40.1 theroadtodrwaldo (2020-05-28). "Big Frames add Way 2 French trio". Dust2.us.
  41. Mnmzzz (2020-06-03). "Big Frames disband". Dust2.us.
  42. 42.0 42.1 Mnmzzz (2020-04-15). "Oceanus release team; Swedish Canadians form with gMd". Dust2.us.
  43. 43.0 43.1 Mnmzzz (2020-04-24). "District 7 replace miLLe with KOLER, add effys; gMd and tENSKI leave Swedish Canadians". Dust2.us.
  44. Mnmzzz (2020-04-30). "District 7 rapidly rebuild after huynh, MkaeL, and effys depart". Dust2.us.
  45. YuZ (2020-05-10). "joined Way 2 French to end season 34 of MDL lets go".
  46. New England Whalers (2020-04-18). "We're happy to announce our latest additions to our #csgo team!".
  47. Nohte (2020-05-12). "roca looks to headshot and such in VALORANT". Dust2.us.
  48. Mnmzzz (2020-05-13). "ben1337 joins New England Whalers". Dust2.us.
  49. theroadtodrwaldo (2020-04-10). "Melio tossed overboard by Oceanus". Dust2.us.
  50. Mnmzzz (2020-04-18). "Infinity replace malbsMd with tor1towOw". Dust2.us.
  51. theroadtodrwaldo (2020-04-28). "Polar Ace bring ETHEREAL into the pack". Dust2.us.
  52. Mnmzzz (2020-06-06). "Polar Ace disband". Dust2.us.
  53. Mnmzzz (2020-06-15). "ex-Polar Ace go official with RenZ, Magowi, cxzi, Powerzz, and Lacore". Dust2.us.
  54. Nohte (2020-04-11). "Trivium add SummY as coach". Dust2.us.
  55. Warriors International (2020-04-24). "Our big announcement is finally here! We're incredibly proud and excited to announce the official Warriors International CS:GO team!".
  56. Mnmzzz (2020-05-23). "Warriors International replace SummY with voo". Dust2.us.
  57. theroadtodrwaldo (2020-06-07). "Warriors go Top^-less to start summer; add Swisher". Dust2.us.
  58. 58.0 58.1 58.2 Mnmzzz (2020-04-23). "Triumph to skip MDL Season 34; AA invited as replacement team for Swole Identity". Dust2.us.
  59. Mnmzzz (2020-05-15). "Fiziq steps down from AA". Dust2.us.
  60. aproto (2020-05-10). "Debated on whether or not I even needed to tweet this but here it is.".
  61. Nohte (2020-04-15). "dazzLe joins Bad News Bears as crashies steps down". Dust2.us.
  62. Nohte (2020-04-24). "Bad News Bears to skip MDL Season 34". Dust2.us.
  63. Chaos Esports Club (2020-04-05). "Welcome Voltage".
  64. Mnmzzz (2020-04-05). "Triumph cut Asuna". Dust2.us.
  65. fRoD (2020-03-16). "Stepping down from the Swole Identity squad. Looking to coach/manage a gaming team for an org.".
  66. Mnmzzz (2020-04-18). "Swole Identity disband". Dust2.us.