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ESL Pro League Season 13

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[e][h]ESL Pro League Season 13
League Information
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Type:
Online
Location:
Europe Europe
Teams:
24
Prize Pool:
$750,000 USD
Start Date:
2021-03-08
End Date:
2021-04-11
Liquipedia Tier:
ESL Pro Tour Tier:
Masters Masters

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Analysts:
    • Serbia YNk (Janko Paunović)
    • Denmark Pimp (Jacob Winneche)
    • Serbia kassad (Aleksandar Trifunović)
  • Interviewer:

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage: March 8th - 29th, 2021
    • Four single round-robin format groups
      • Each group has six teams
      • All matches are Bo3
    • Group winners proceed to the Play-In for seeding
    • Group 2nd & 3rd place teams advance to the Round of 12

  • Play-In: April 8th, 2021
    • Single-Elimination bracket
    • All matches are Bo3
    • Winning teams advance to the Semifinals
    • Losing teams advance to the Quarterfinals

  • Playoffs:
    • Single-Elimination bracket
    • All matches (excl. Grand Final) are Bo3
    • The Grand Final is Bo5

Prize Pool[edit]

$750,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

Base Prize Pool & Circuit Points
Place $ USD ESL Pro Tour Pro Tour BLAST Premier Circuit BLAST Premier
A11st $175,000 1300 pts World Final + 2800 pts
A22nd $60,000 1000 pts 1400 pts
A3A43rd - 4th $30,000 775 pts 875 pts
A5A65th - 6th $15,000 575 pts 350 pts
A7A87th - 8th $12,500 400 pts 175 pts
A9B39th - 12th $10,000 250 pts -
B4B713th - 16th $7,000 100 pts -
B8C217th - 20th $5,000 50 pts -
C3C621st - 24th $3,000 - -
Note: Teams are awarded a $5,000 USD bonus for each group stage win

Participants[edit]

Astralis
Notes
1Denmark device
2Denmark dupreeh
3Denmark Xyp9x
4Denmark gla1ve
5Denmark Magisk
CDenmark zonic
1 October 5th, 2020 - Denmark Xyp9x returns to Astralis' active roster. [1]
2 October 25th, 2020 - Denmark es3tag is acquired by Cloud9. [2]
Complexity
Notes
1Denmark blameF
2United States RUSH
3Denmark k0nfig
4Bulgaria poizon
5Australia jks
CUnited Kingdom keita
1 October 23rd, 2020 - Complexity Gaming acquire Australia jks from 100 Thieves. [3]
ENCE
Notes
1Finland allu
2Finland doto
3Denmark Snappi
4Israel Spinx
5Poland dycha
CFinland sAw
1 October 22nd, 2020 - Finland Aerial steps down from ENCE and goes on medical leave. [4]
2 November 5th, 2020 - ENCE acquire Finland doto and Finland sAw from HAVU Gaming, the latter as head coach. [5]
3 November 17th, 2020 - Finland sergej steps down from ENCE's active roster, citing motivation problems. [6]
4 December 22nd, 2020 - Finland suNny is benched from ENCE's starting lineup by mutual agreement. [7]
5 January 21st, 2021 - ENCE bench Finland Jamppi and acquire Denmark Snappi and Israel Spinx from c0ntact Gaming, as well as Poland dycha from Sprout to complete their roster. [8]
Evil Geniuses
Notes
1United States Brehze
2Bulgaria CeRq
3United States tarik
4Canada stanislaw
5United States oBo
CBrazil zews
1 February 28th, 2021 - United States Ethan is acquired by 100 Thieves' VALORANT division and retires from competitive Counter-Strike: Global Offensive as a result. [9][10]
2 March 5th, 2021 - Evil Geniuses sign United States oBo. [11]
FaZe Clan
Notes
1Norway rain
2Brazil coldzera
3Latvia broky
4Canada Twistzz
5Denmark karrigan
CSweden RobbaN
1 October 28th, 2020 - Bosnia and Herzegovina NiKo is acquired by G2 Esports. Additionally, FaZe Clan part ways with Serbia YNk while Sweden olofmeister returns to the starting lineup as a stand-in. [12][13][14]
2 January 30th, 2021 - FaZe Clan acquire Canada Twistzz from Team Liquid and bench Denmark Kjaerbye. [15][16]
3 February 14th, 2021 - Sweden olofmeister steps down from the active lineup. [17]
4 February 15th, 2021 - FaZe Clan sign Denmark karrigan. [18]
5 March 13th - Sweden RobbaN transitions back into being FaZe Clan's coach following the end of his ESIC ban. [19]
Fnatic
Notes
1Sweden KRIMZ
2Sweden JW
3Sweden Brollan
4Sweden Golden
5Sweden Jackinho
CSweden Samuelsson
1 January 8th, 2021 - Fnatic bench Sweden flusha. [20]
2 January 12th, 2021 - Fnatic sign Sweden Jackinho. [21]
G2 Esports
Notes
1France JaCkz
2France AmaNEk
3Serbia nexa
4Bosnia and Herzegovina huNter-
5Bosnia and Herzegovina NiKo
CFrance maLeK
1 October 28th, 2020 - G2 Esports acquire Bosnia and Herzegovina NiKo from FaZe Clan. [12]
2 December 7th, 2020 - G2 Esports bench France JaCkz. [22]
3 March 4th, 2021 - G2 Esports bench France kennyS and reinstate France JaCkz to the active roster. [23]
mousesports
Notes
1Estonia ropz
2Slovakia frozen
3Lithuania Bymas
4Denmark acoR
5Australia dexter
CDenmark mithR
1 November 14th, 2020 - mousesports acquire Denmark mithR from Renegades as their head coach. [24]
2 January 23rd, 2021 - mousesports bench Netherlands chrisJ as they acquire Denmark acoR from MAD Lions. [25]
3 February 10th, 2021 - mousesports acquire Australia dexter from Renegades. [26]
4 February 15th, 2021 - mousesports terminate Denmark karrigan's contract by mutual agreement and he leaves the team. [27]
Natus Vincere
1Ukraine B1TNatus Vincere Junior
 
 
 
 
1Russia flamie
2Ukraine s1mple
3Russia electronic
4Russia Boombl4
5Russia Perfecto
CUkraine B1ad3
Ninjas in Pyjamas
Notes
1Sweden REZ
2Sweden Plopski
3Sweden nawwk
4Sweden hampus
5Sweden ztrYoung Ninjas
CSweden THREAT
1 October 10th, 2020 - Sweden nawwk returns to Ninjas in Pyjamas' after his medical leave comes to an end. [28]
2 February 2nd, 2021 - Ninjas in Pyjamas bench Sweden twist. [29]
Team Liquid
Notes
1United States EliGE
2Canada NAF
3United States Stewie2K
4United States Grim
5Brazil FalleN
CUnited States moses
1 December 22nd, 2020 - Team Liquid bench Canada Twistzz by mutual agreement. [30]
2 January 9th, 2021 - Team Liquid acquire Brazil FalleN from MIBR. [31]
Team Vitality
Notes
1France apEX
2France RpK
3France ZywOo
4France shox
5France misutaaa
CFrance XTQZZZ
1 October 16th, 2020 - Team Vitality acquire Belgium Nivera from Team Heretics. [32]
2 March 12th, 2021 - Team Vitality bench Belgium Nivera. [33]
1 February 26th, 2021 - Heroic bench Denmark niko and Denmark b0RUP and acquire Denmark refrezh and Denmark sjuush from MAD Lions as replacements. [34][35]
1 February 26th, 2021 - OG bench France NBK-. [36]
1 March 1st, 2021 - FunPlus Phoenix terminate Netherlands chrisJ's loan. Finland suNny will stand in for the event. [37]
1 February 10th, 2021 - Australia dexter is acquired by mousesports. [26]
2 February 13th, 2021 - Renegades sign Australia aliStair. [38]
1 December 29th, 2020 - Team One part ways with Brazil b4rtiN and Brazil cky. [39]
2 January 11th, 2021 - Team One sign Brazil skullz and acquire Brazil cass1n from SWS Gaming and Brazil righi from Santos e-Sports, with the latter joining as coach. [40]
3 March 15th, 2021 - Team One bench Brazil cass1n. [41]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
March 8th - 12th, 2021
1.Heroic HeroicHeroic Heroic5-0190-152+3815p
2.Complexity Gaming Complexity GamingComplexity Gaming COL3-2160-138+229p
3.FunPlus Phoenix FunPlus PhoenixFunPlus Phoenix FPX3-2162-172-109p
4.OG OGOG OG2-3173-177-46p
5.Renegades RenegadesRenegades RNG1-4116-159-433p
6.BIG BIGBIG BIG1-4181-184-33p

Group B[edit]

Group B
March 13th - 18th, 2021
1.Ninjas in Pyjamas Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in Pyjamas NIP4-1172-146+2612p
2.ENCE ENCEENCE ENCE3-2139-161-229p
3.G2 Esports G2 EsportsG2 Esports G23-2151-138+139p
4.Team Vitality Team VitalityTeam Vitality Vitality2-3123-159-366p
5.FaZe Clan FaZe ClanFaZe Clan FaZe2-3149-131+186p
6.mousesports mousesportsmousesports mouz1-4161-160+13p

Group C[edit]

Group C
March 19th - 24th, 2021
1.Gambit Esports Gambit EsportsGambit Esports Gambit5-0217-151+6615p
2.FURIA Esports FURIA EsportsFURIA Esports FURIA3-2136-142-69p
3.Natus Vincere Natus VincereNatus Vincere NAVI3-2185-176+99p
4.MIBR MIBRMIBR MIBR2-3161-184-236p
5.Cloud9 Cloud9Cloud9 C92-3177-164+136p
6.Team One Team OneTeam One oNe0-5126-185-590p

Group D[edit]

Group D
March 25th - 29th, 2021
1.Astralis AstralisAstralis Astralis4-1192-159+3312p
2.Team Liquid Team LiquidTeam Liquid Liquid4-1160-124+3612p
3.Virtus.pro Virtus.proVirtus.pro VP3-2184-176+89p
4.Endpoint EndpointEndpoint END2-3125-141-166p
5.Fnatic FnaticFnatic Fnatic1-4114-166-523p
6.Evil Geniuses Evil GeniusesEvil Geniuses EG1-4176-185-93p


Play-In[edit]

Play-In Match #1
Heroic Heroic
2
April 8, 2021 - 15:30 CEST
166
10
913
4
167
9
89
1
 
 
 
 
Ninjas in Pyjamas Ninjas in Pyjamas
0
Play-In Match #2
Gambit Esports Gambit Esports
2
April 8, 2021 - 19:00 CEST
1611
5
47
3
168
8
712
5
 
 
 
 
Astralis Astralis
0

Playoffs[edit]

Round of 12
FURIA Esports FURIA Esports
2