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ESEA Season 39: Premier Division - North America

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[e][h]ESEA Season 39: Premier Division - North America
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Type:
Online
Location:
North America North America
Teams:
17
Prize Pool:
$50,000 USD
Start Date:
2021-11-02
End Date:
2021-12-19
Liquipedia Tier:

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Commentators:
    • United States DarfMike (Mike Winnick)
    • Canada JRT (John Tsoupanarias)
    • United States Boggs (Austin Bogdanovich)
    • Canada Laz (Ryan Lazauskas)
  • Observers:
    • United Kingdom zarx (Jake Karakouzian)
    • Hong Kong Mel (Melanie Hoi-San Man)
    • United States haloflyer (Jacob Halfman)

Format[edit]

  • Regular Season:
    • Two Round-Robin format groups
      • All teams play each other once
      • All matches are Bo3
    • Top 4 teams from each group proceed to the Playoffs
    • Click here to show the tie-breaker process
  1. Points amassed between tied teams (mini-league)
  2. Map difference between tied teams
  3. Map wins between tied teams
  4. Overall map difference
  5. Overall map wins
  6. Round difference between tied teams
  7. Round wins between tied teams
  8. Overall round difference
  9. Overall round wins
  • 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]

$50,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

Due to ChocoCheck forfeting the grand final against Extra Salt they were demoted to third place while paiN Gaming was promoted to second place.[1] Despite ESL's decision to award paiN Gaming the prize money commensurate with second place, Liquipedia has chosen to record the tournament with ChocoCheck having finished in second as a more accurate reflection of the results of the lower bracket final.

Participants[edit]

1 October 20th - South Africa Sonic steps down from Extra Salt. [3]
2 October 21st - Extra Salt sign United States floppy. [4]
1 November 10th - United States AAustiN steps down from Strife Esports. [5]
2 November 14th - Strife Esports sign United States brett. [6]
3 November 20th - Slovenia mindtr6cks steps down from Strife Esports. [7]
1 October 24th - United States CLASIA and United States cJ join ChocoCheck while United States Turismo leaves the team and United States RIKO steps into a substitute role. [8]
2 November 10th - United States cJ leaves ChocoCheck and is replaced by United States jeorgesnorts. [9]
1 October 13th - United States Subarashii and United States Cyrix leave ONET4P. [10]
2 October 21st - United States JDubs and Canada walker join ONET4P. [11]
3 October 27th - Canada KayJay leaves ONET4P. [12]
4 November 17th - ONET4P add United States ashen as coach while United States Gank88 steps down from the team. [13][14]
5 November 21st - ONET4P add United States Elk. [15]
1 October 18th - Triumph replace United States hate and United States xCeeD with United States viz and United States RZU. [16]
2 October 29th - United States Bwills leaves to join Bad News Bears while United States xCeeD returns to the team. Additionally, United States becker joins as coach. [2]
3 November 10th - United States jeorgesnorts leaves Triumph and is replaced by United States grape. [9]
1 October 3rd - United States lowrider retires from competitive Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and leaves GGPR esports. [17]
2 October 10th - GGPR esports part ways with the lineup following the expiration of their contracts. ex-GGPR esports begin their rebuild by adding United States shutout and United States omniscient while Canada Inseaniac leaves the team. Additionally, United States quick transitions back into being the team's head coach. [18]
3 October 24th - Canada freshie joins ex-GGPR esports while United States sava9e joins as a substitute player. [19]
4 October 27th - Eros sign ex-GGPR esports and add Canada Inseaniac as a substitute. [20]
1 October 22nd - ATK sign United States Cyrix. [21]
2 October 23rd - ATK part ways with South Africa bLazE. [22]
3 November 13th - ATK part ways with United States Cyrix. [23]
4 November 24th - ATK sign United States Minus. [24]
1 October 16th - United States corn leaves Team Eros. [25]
2 October 18th - Eros part ways with their lineup. Additionally, United States LEARSI leaves the team. [26]
3 October 24th - ex-Eros add United States consti and United States Noot. [27]
4 October 27th - Limitless sign ex-Eros. [28]
5 November 13th - Limitless disband. [29]
1 October 19th - Synthetic part ways with their lineup. They will continue playing together as Springroll. [30]
2 November 9th - Springroll replace United States legacy with United States Minus. [31]
3 November 24th - United States Minus leaves to join ATK. [24]
4 December 4th - Springroll are signed by voLante. Additionally, they add United States Cyrix to finalize their roster. [32]
1 November 5th - Big Chillin assemble a new roster consisting of United States Xzen, United States Melloh, United States droid, United States hate, United States Ryze, and United States Aphotic as coach. [33]
2 November 20th - United States droid leaves to join Valors. [34]
3 November 21st - Big Chillin bench United States Melloh while United States Ryze steps down from the team. [15][35]
4 November 24th - United States Melloh returns to Big Chillin's starting lineup, while United States Munk and United States dvl join the team, the latter as a stand-in. [35]

Results[edit]

Regular Season[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A Standings
1.paiN GamingpaiN Gaming paiN GamingpaiN8-0301-180+12124p
2.TriumphTriumph TriumphTriumph6-2273-199+7418p
3.ChocoCheckChocoCheck ChocoCheckChoco6-2295-194+10118p
4.Bad News BearsBad News Bears Bad News BearsBNB6-2288-170+11818p
5.ErosEros ErosEros3-5233-244-119p
6.ONET4PONET4P ONET4PONET4P3-5214-238-249p
7.Northern ForcesNorthern Forces Northern ForcesNF3-5195-228-339p
8.Big ChillinBig Chillin Big ChillinBig Chillin1-7146-236-903p
DQ.LimitlessLimitless LimitlessLimitless0-80-256-2560p

Group B[edit]

Group B Standings
1.Extra SaltExtra Salt Extra SaltExtra Salt7-0236-122+11421p
2.Team oNe eSportsTeam oNe eSports Team oNeoNe6-1252-208+4418p
3.Party AstronautsParty Astronauts Party AstronautsPartyz5-2242-210+3215p
4.RBG EsportsRBG Esports RBG EsportsRBG3-4232-239-79p
5.ATKATK ATKATK2-5241-258-176p
6.voLantevoLante voLantevoLante2-5190-244-546p
7.Strife EsportsStrife Esports Strife EsportsStrife2-5200-249-496p
8.DetonateDetonate DetonateDTN1-6191-254-633p

Legend
Proceed to Playoffs
Return for Season 38
Pre-Relegation (11-12th)
Sent to Relegation
Pre-Demotion (15-16th)
Demoted to Advanced

For detailed results for Weeks 1–4, click here.
For detailed results for Weeks 5–6, click here.

Placement Matches[edit]

11-12th Place Match
ONET4PONET4P ONET4P
2
December 14, 2021 - 20:00 EST
1612
4
311
8
167
9
811
3
 
 
 
 
voLantevoLante voLante
0
15-16th Place Match
Big ChillinBig Chillin Big Chillin
1
December 14, 2021 - 20:00 EST
65
1
1016
6
1613
3
28
6
108
2
716
9
DetonateDetonate Detonate
2

Playoffs[edit]

Upper Bracket Quarterfinals
paiN GamingpaiN Gaming paiN Gaming
1
December 14, 2021 - 20:00 EST
1613
3
23
1
73
4
1216
4
145
9
1016
6
RBG EsportsRBG Esports RBG Esports
2
ChocoCheckChocoCheck ChocoCheck
2
December 14, 2021 - 20:00 EST
168
8
714
7
86
2
916
7
169
7
66
0
Team oNe eSportsTeam oNe eSports Team oNe
1
TriumphTriumph Triumph
0
December 14, 2021 - 20:00 EST
118
3
716
9
104
6
1116
5
 
 
 
 
Party AstronautsParty Astronauts Party Astronauts
2
Bad News BearsBad News Bears Bad News Bears
0
December 14, 2021 - 20:00 EST
97
2
816
8
66
0
916
7
 
 
 
 
Extra SaltExtra Salt Extra Salt
2
Upper Bracket Semifinals
RBG EsportsRBG Esports RBG Esports
0
December 15, 2021 - 20:00 EST
53
2
1216
4
117
4
816
8
 
 
 
 
ChocoCheckChocoCheck ChocoCheck
2
Party AstronautsParty Astronauts Party Astronauts
1
December 15, 2021 - 20:00 EST
1610
6
512
7
44
0
1116
5
112
9
1316
3
Extra SaltExtra Salt Extra Salt
2
Upper Bracket Final
ChocoCheckChocoCheck ChocoCheck
0
December 16, 2021 - 20:00 EST
137
6
816
8
44
0
1116
5
 
 
 
 
Extra SaltExtra Salt Extra Salt
2
Lower Bracket Round 1
paiN GamingpaiN Gaming paiN Gaming
2
December 15, 2021 - 20:00 EST
1610
6
58
3
1610
6
510
5
 
 
 
 
Team oNe eSportsTeam oNe eSports Team oNe
0
TriumphTriumph Triumph
0
December 15, 2021 - 20:00 EST
54
1
1116
5
1560
90
3919
16
 
 
 
 
Bad News BearsBad News Bears Bad News Bears
2
Lower Bracket Round 2
Party AstronautsParty Astronauts Party Astronauts
0
December 16, 2021 - 20:00 EST
22
0
1316
3
128
4
716
9
 
 
 
 
paiN GamingpaiN Gaming paiN Gaming
2
RBG EsportsRBG Esports RBG Esports
2
December 16, 2021 - 20:00 EST
72
5
1316
3
1610
6
511
6
165
11
1013
3
Bad News BearsBad News Bears Bad News Bears
1
Lower Bracket Round 3
paiN GamingpaiN Gaming paiN Gaming
2
December 17, 2021 - 20:00 EST
103
7
1216
4
166
10
99
0
169
7
69
3
RBG EsportsRBG Esports RBG Esports
1
Lower Bracket Final
ChocoCheckChocoCheck ChocoCheck
2
December 18, 2021 - 20:00 EST
137
6
816
8
2892112
61222
1221625
01129
164
12
1114
3
paiN GamingpaiN Gaming paiN Gaming
1
Grand Final
Extra SaltExtra Salt Extra Salt
W
December 19, 2021 - 20:00 EST
Extra Salt have a 1 map advantage as the upper-bracket team.

ChocoCheck forfeited the match as they are unable to field a complete roster.
ChocoCheckChocoCheck ChocoCheck
FF

References[edit]

  1. Aluminati (2022-01-21). "ChocoCheck Season 39 Finals Forfeit". ESEA.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Mnmzzz (2021-10-29). "xCeeD returns to Triumph as Bwills jumps to Bad News Bears". Dust2.us.
  3. Sonic (2021-10-20). "I’ve decided to take some time away from CS and the team".
  4. Extra Salt (2021-10-21). "We're excited to welcome @floppyCSGO back to @CSGO on @ExtraSaltGG".
  5. Mnmzzz (2021-11-12). "AAustiN steps down from Strife". Dust2.us.
  6. Nayo (2021-11-14). "Strife round out roster with brett". Dust2.us.
  7. Mnmzzz (2021-11-20). "mindtr6cks steps down from Strife". Dust2.us.
  8. Mnmzzz (2021-10-24). "ChocoCheck add CLASIA and cJ". Dust2.us.
  9. 9.0 9.1 Mnmzzz (2021-11-10). "grape joins Triumph as jeorgesnorts replaces cJ on ChocoCheck". Dust2.us.
  10. Mnmzzz (2021-10-05). "Cyrix and Subarashii set to leave ONET4P". Dust2.us.
  11. Just2EZ (2021-10-21). "Our lineup for premier is going to be".
  12. KayJay (2021-10-27). "LFT S39... sorta...".
  13. Mnmzzz (2021-11-17). "ONET4P add ashen as coach". Dust2.us.
  14. Nayo (2021-11-18). "Gank88 steps down from ONET4P". Dust2.us.
  15. 15.0 15.1 Mnmzzz (2021-11-21). "Big Chillin sweating as Elk and droid leave while Melloh is benched". Dust2.us.
  16. Mnmzzz (2021-10-18). "Triumph replace hate and xCeeD with viz and RZU". Dust2.us.
  17. Mnmzzz (2021-10-03). "lowrider leaves GGPR and retires from CS:GO". Dust2.us.
  18. Mnmzzz (2021-10-11). "ex-GGPR begin rebuild with shutout and omniscient". Dust2.us.
  19. BeaKie (2021-10-24). "Picked up @freshiecs as our 5th and @sava9eCS as our sub".
  20. Eros (2021-10-27). "Introducing our North American ESEA Premier S39 Roster".
  21. Cyrix (2021-10-22). "Extremely proud to say I’m joining up with the boys at @AtkArena and their CSGO roster".
  22. 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".
  23. Mnmzzz (2021-11-13). "ATK part ways with Cyrix". Dust2.us.
  24. 24.0 24.1 Mnmzzz (2021-11-24). "ATK add Minus". Dust2.us.
  25. Mnmzzz (2021-10-11). "corn set to leave Eros". Dust2.us.
  26. Mnmzzz (2021-10-18). "Eros part ways with lineup; team set to continue without LEARSI". Dust2.us.
  27. Mnmzzz (2021-10-24). "ex-Eros add consti and Noot". Dust2.us.
  28. Mnmzzz (2021-10-27). "Limitless sign ex-Eros". Dust2.us.
  29. Mnmzzz (2021-11-13). "Limitless disband". Dust2.us.
  30. Mnmzzz (2021-10-20). "Synthetic part ways with lineup as organization ceases operations". Dust2.us.
  31. Mnmzzz (2021-11-09). "Minus replaces legacy on Springroll". Dust2.us.
  32. Mnmzzz (2021-12-04). "Springroll join voLante and add Cyrix". Dust2.us.
  33. Draik04 (2021-11-06). "Big Chillin announces new roster". Dust2.us.
  34. Mnmzzz (2021-11-21). "Valors replace AtomiK and castro with droid and robby". Dust2.us.
  35. 35.0 35.1 Mnmzzz (2021-11-26). "Big Chillin set to finish season with Melloh, dvl, Munk". Dust2.us.
  36. Mnmzzz (2021-10-16). "Update: Verum bench AJaxz". Dust2.us.
  37. Mnmzzz (2021-10-24). "Verum round out roster with Xzen". Dust2.us.
  38. Mnmzzz (2021-10-30). "Verum add nooz as Xzen looks to reclaim Premier spot with Big Chillin in chaotic end to Relegation". Dust2.us.
  39. Mnmzzz (2021-11-15). "Verum disband while organization ceases operations". Dust2.us.