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ESL One: Road to Rio - Europe

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[e][h]ESL One: Road to Rio - Europe
League Information
Organizer:
Type:
Online
Location:
Europe Europe
Teams:
16
Prize Pool:
$115,000 USD
Start Date:
2020-04-22
End Date:
2020-05-17
Liquipedia Tier:
ESL Pro Tour Tier:
Regional Masters Regional Masters
Valve Tier:
Links
Maps
Dust II • Inferno • Mirage • Nuke • Overpass • Train • Vertigo

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage: April 22nd - May 10th, 2020
    • Two round-robin format groups
      • Each group has 8 teams
      • All teams play each other once
      • All matches are Bo3
    • Top 2 teams from each group proceed to the UB
    • Next 2 teams from each group proceed to the LB

  • Playoffs: May 12th - 17th, 2020
    • Double-Elimination bracket
    • All matches (excl. Grand Final) are Bo3
    • Grand Final is Bo5 (1 map advantage to the UB team)

Prize Pool[edit]

$115,000 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 August 23rd - ENCE bench Finland Aleksib, who is replaced by Finland suNny. [1]
1 September 7th - Team Vitality bench France NBK-. [2]
2 September 28th - Team Vitality sign France shox. [3]
3 March 4th - United Kingdom ALEX steps down from Team Vitality. [4]
4 March 5th - Team Vitality sign France misutaaa. [5]
1 September 26th - G2 Esports part ways with France shox. [6]
2 September 30th - G2 Esports bench France Lucky and sign Serbia nexa and Bosnia and Herzegovina huNter- from CR4ZY. [7]
1 September 30th - CR4ZY transfer Serbia nexa and Bosnia and Herzegovina huNter- to G2 Esports. [7]
2 October 4th - CR4ZY move coach Serbia emi to a player position, sign Bulgaria SHiPZ, and acquire Ireland NeiL_M as coach. [8]
3 January 20th - c0ntact Gaming acquire the CR4ZY's roster. [9]
4 March 7th - Poland rallen will stand-in for Serbia LETN1 on c0ntact Gaming in North America due to visa issues. [10]
5 April 8th - Due to c0ntact Gaming returning to Europe to compete in the European qualifier, they will be able to use Serbia LETN1. [11]
1 September 11th - FaZe Clan part ways with Poland NEO. [12]
2 September 20th - FaZe Clan transfer Slovakia GuardiaN to Natus Vincere. [13]
3 September 25th - FaZe Clan sign Brazil coldzera. [14]
4 September 26th - Latvia broky joins FaZe Clan on trial. [15]
1 October 11th - Denmark valde is benched on North and replaced by Denmark cajunb. [16]
2 January 17th - Denmark JUGi is benched on North. They acquire Denmark MSL from OpTic Gaming to replace him. [17][18]
3 February 11th - North replace Denmark mithR with Sweden Jumpy. [19][20]
4 May 7th - Sweden Jumpy stands in for Denmark Kjaerbye due to illness. They will suffer a penalty of 20% of their earned RMR points for this event. [21]
1 March 13th - Team Heretics part ways with France jeyN. [22]
2 March 14th - Team Heretics sign Belgium Nivera. [23]
1 April 8th - TeSeS is acquired by Heroic. Copenhagen Flames acquire Denmark Queenix from Team Singularity. [24][25]
2 May 6th - Copenhagen Flames sign Norway zEVES from Riddle Esports as head coach. Denmark vorborg is relieved from the duty. [26]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
1. Astralis6-1275-218+5718p
2. Ninjas in Pyjamas6-1301-232+6918p
3. Team Vitality4-3223-227-412p
4. Team Heretics3-4230-246-169p
5. ENCE3-4243-256-139p
6. Fnatic3-4295-291+49p
7. Complexity Gaming2-5257-296-396p
8. Dignitas1-6232-290-583p

For detailed match results of Group A, click here.

Group B[edit]

Group B
1. FaZe Clan7-0270-194+7621p
2. G2 Esports4-3248-218+3012p
3. North4-3252-252012p
4. GODSENT4-3224-225-112p
5. Copenhagen Flames3-4254-255-19p
6. Movistar Riders3-4198-229-319p
7. mousesports3-4231-227+49p
8. c0ntact Gaming0-7212-289-770p

For detailed match results of Group B, click here.
9th Place Match
ENCE
2
May 12, 2020 - 20:00 CEST
22613
921
02920
216
1610
6
55
0
 
 
 
 
CPH Flames
0
11th Place Match
Fnatic
0
May 12, 2020 - 16:30 CEST
20902
630
13622
309
21
1
1416
2
 
 
 
 
Movistar Riders
2

Playoffs[edit]

 

 

Upper Bracket Round 1
FaZe Clan
2
May 13, 2020 - 17:00 CEST
98
1
716
9
256112
9222
122922
0116
1962
92
1916
06
Ninjas in Pyjamas
1
Astralis
2
May 13, 2020 - 21:50 CEST
168
8
713
6
1610
6
57
2
 
 
 
 
G2 Esports
0
Upper Bracket Final
FaZe Clan
0
May 15, 2020 - 20:30 CEST
128
4
716
9
75
2
1016
6
 
 
 
 
Astralis
2
Lower Bracket Round 1
Team Vitality
2
May 12, 2020 - 16:30 CEST
1610
6
514
9
168
8
77
0
 
 
 
 
GODSENT
0
Team Heretics
2
May 12, 2020 - 20:00 CEST
168
8
714
7
1610
6
513
8
 
 
 
 
Sweden Jumpy standing-in for Denmark Kjaerbye on North
North
0
Lower Bracket Round 2
Ninjas in Pyjamas
1
May 14, 2020 - 16:30 CEST
1681
70
2719
28
19103
51
0515
010
1751
101
21019
25
Team Vitality
2
G2 Esports
2
May 14, 2020 - 21:00 CEST
1610
6
514
9
16101
50
2419
211
165
11
1014
4
Team Heretics
1
Lower Bracket Round 3
Team Vitality
1
May 15, 2020 - 16:30 CEST
146
8
916
7
165
11
1014
4
1410
4
516
11
G2 Esports
2
Lower Bracket Final
FaZe Clan
1
May 16, 2020 - 20:00 CEST
169
7
611
5
106
4
916
7
117
4
816
8
G2 Esports
2
Grand Final
Astralis
3
May 17, 2020 - 20:00 CEST
 
 
 
 
169
7
66
0
1613
3
22
0
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Astralis have a 1 map advantage as the upper-bracket team.
G2 Esports
0
7th Place Match
GODSENT
2
May 16, 2020 - 20:00 CEST
87
1
816
8
168
8
78
1
168
8
714
7
Sweden Jumpy standing-in for Denmark Kjaerbye on North
North
1
5th Place Match
Ninjas in Pyjamas
2
May 17, 2020 - 20:00 CEST
148
6
716
9
168
8
78
1
168
8
713
6
Team Heretics
1

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Interviews[edit]

Videos and Photos[edit]

Highlights[edit]

References[edit]

  1. "ENCE welcomes Miikka "suNny" Kemppi". ENCE. 2019-08-23.
  2. Team Vitality (2019-09-07). "CSGO Update: we decided to remove @NBK from the starting roster.".
  3. Team Vitality (2019-09-28). "Please give a very warm welcome to @ShoxCSGO in our CSGO team #VforVictory".
  4. Team Vitality (2020-03-04). "Official statement regarding our CS:GO team.".
  5. Team Vitality (2020-03-05). "Fresh blood, new cycle. The young athlete @misutaaa_CSGO joins our CS:GO squad.".
  6. "Thank You, Legend". G2 Esports. 2019-09-26.
  7. 7.0 7.1 Tina Sang (2019-09-30). "G2 CS:GO Goes Global". G2 Esports.
  8. CR4ZY (2019-10-04). "What do you think about our new roster?".
  9. Striker (2020-01-20). "CR4ZY transfer roster to c0ntact Gaming". HLTV.
  10. Striker (2020-03-07). "rallen to stand in for c0ntact in Flashpoint". HLTV.
  11. Striker (2020-04-08). "ESL revise Major slot distribution, finalize Road to Rio team list". HLTV.
  12. FaZe Clan (2019-09-11). "CS:GO Update: NEO will no longer be a substitute for our roster.".
  13. "New Natus Vincere CS:GO roster". Natus Vincere. 2019-09-20.
  14. FaZe Clan (2019-09-25). "We have an Announcement to make...".
  15. FaZe Clan (2019-09-26). "CS:GO Update: Please welcome @brokycs as our newest addition to the team.".
  16. North (2019-10-11). "Today we welcome @cajunbCS!".
  17. Professeur (2020-01-17). "MSL returns to North". HLTV.
  18. North (2020-01-17). "Thank you, @JUGiOfficial!".
  19. North (2020-02-11). "To our fallen brothers and sisters - We salute you".
  20. North (2020-02-11). "We are really happy to welcome “Jumpy” as our new CS:GO Head Coach!".
  21. North (2020-05-07). "Our coach, @Jumpy, will be playing the #ESLOne game versus @Movistar_Riders tonight as @KjaerbyeCS, unfortunately, is ill".
  22. Team Heretics (2020-03-13). "Cambios en el roster de #HeretiCSGO " [Changes in Heretics CS:GO] (in Spain Spanish).
  23. Team Heretics (2020-03-14). "Welcome @Nivera__! " [Welcome @Nivera__ !] (in Spain Spanish).
  24. Heroic (2020-04-08). "We proudly announce the signing of René "TeSeS" Madsen!".
  25. Copenhagen Flames (2020-04-08). "We're happy to announce @QueenixCS as the new member of our CS:GO roster starting tomorrow!".
  26. Copenhagen Flames (2020-05-06). "WELCOME ZEVES".