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ESL Pro League Season 14

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[e][h]ESL Pro League Season 14
League Information
Organizer:
Type:
Online
Location:
Europe Europe
Teams:
24
Prize Pool:
$750,000 USD
Start Date:
2021-08-16
End Date:
2021-09-12
Liquipedia Tier:
ESL Pro Tour Tier:
Masters Masters

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Sideline Reporters:
  • Analysts:
    • Serbia YNk (Janko Paunović)
    • Switzerland Maniac (Mathieu Quiquerez)
    • United States moses (Jason O'Toole)

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage:
    • Four single round-robin format groups
      • Each group has six teams
      • All teams play each other once
      • All matches are Bo3
    • Group 1st place teams advance to the Quarterfinals
    • Group 2nd & 3rd place teams advance to the Round of 12

  • 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:

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 $30,000 780 pts 875 pts
A5A85th - 8th $13,750 485 pts 262.5 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 dupreeh
2Denmark gla1ve
3Denmark Magisk
4Denmark Bubzkji
5Denmark Lucky
CDenmark zonic
1 April 23rd - Denmark dev1ce is acquired by Ninjas in Pyjamas. [1]
2 August 1st - Astralis acquire Denmark Lucky from Tricked Esport. [2]
Complexity
Notes
1Denmark blameF
2Bulgaria poizon
3Australia jks
4Denmark es3tag
5Denmark NaToSaphiX
CBrazil peacemaker
1 July 17th - Complexity Gaming part ways with United Kingdom keita. [3]
2 July 22nd - Complexity Gaming bench United States RUSH and sign Denmark es3tag from Cloud9 on free transfer as his replacement. [4][5]
3 July 23rd - Complexity Gaming acquire Brazil peacemaker from Imperial Esports. [6]
4 August 17th - Denmark NaToSaphiX stands in for Denmark k0nfig for the event as the latter recovers from a wrist injury. [7]
ENCE
Notes
1Finland doto
2Denmark Snappi
3Israel Spinx
4Poland dycha
5Poland hades
CFinland sAw
1 May 12th - Finland allu takes a leave of absence from ENCE due to personal reasons. [8]
2 June 17th - ENCE sign Poland hades. [9]
Evil Geniuses
Notes
1United States Brehze
2Bulgaria CeRq
3United States oBo
4Poland MICHU
5Canada daps
1 April 15th - Evil Geniuses bench United States tarik and sign Poland MICHU as replacement. [10]
2 June 2nd - Evil Geniuses bench Brazil zews by mutual agreement. [11]
3 June 21st - Evil Geniuses sign Canada daps as their head coach. [12]
4 August 8th - Canada daps replaces Canada stanislaw on the active lineup for the event. [13]
FaZe Clan
Notes
1Norway rain
2Sweden olofmeister
3Latvia broky
4Canada Twistzz
5Denmark karrigan
CSweden RobbaN
1 June 1st - Brazil coldzera steps down from the active roster. [14]
2 June 14th - FaZe Clan reinstate Sweden olofmeister to the active roster. [15]
Fnatic
Notes
1Sweden KRIMZ
2Sweden Brollan
3Sweden Jackinho
4United Kingdom ALEX
5United Kingdom mezii
CUnited Kingdom keita
1 April 22nd - Fnatic sign Sweden Peppzor. [16]
2 July 6th - Fnatic bench Sweden Golden. [17]
3 July 19th - Fnatic transfer Sweden Peppzor to Fnatic Rising. [18]
4 July 20th - Fnatic bench Sweden JW. [19]
5 August 3rd - Fnatic sign United Kingdom ALEX and acquire United Kingdom mezii from Endpoint. [20]
6 August 10th - Fnatic sign United Kingdom keita as their strategic coach as Sweden Samuelsson fully transitions to an organizational role. [21]
G2 Esports
1France JACKZ
2France AMANEK
3Serbia nexa
4Bosnia and Herzegovina huNter-
5Bosnia and Herzegovina NiKo
CFrance maLeK
mousesports
1Estonia ropz
2Slovakia frozen
3Lithuania Bymas
4Denmark acoR
5Australia dexter
CDenmark mithR
Natus Vincere
1Ukraine s1mple
2Russia electronic
3Russia Boombl4
4Russia Perfecto
5Ukraine b1t
CUkraine B1ad3
Ninjas in Pyjamas
Notes
1Sweden REZ
2Sweden Plopski
3Sweden hampus
4Denmark dev1ce
5Sweden LNZ
CSweden THREAT
1 April 23rd - Ninjas in Pyjamas acquire Denmark dev1ce from Astralis as Sweden nawwk is placed on the transfer list. [1]
Team Liquid
Notes
1United States EliGE
2Canada NAF
3United States Stewie2K
4United States Grim
5Brazil FalleN
CUnited States adreN
1 May 3rd - Team Liquid part ways with United States moses. [22]
2 May 4th - Team Liquid re-sign United States adreN as their coach. [23]
Team Vitality
Notes
1France apEX
2France ZywOo
3France shox
4France misutaaa
5France Kyojin
CFrance XTQZZZ
1 April 12th - Team Vitality announce France RpK's departure and acquire France Kyojin from Kumiho Gaming as his replacement. [24][25]
1 August 13th - Russia F_1N resumes coaching Gambit Esports following the expiration of his ESIC ban. [26]
1 July 29th - Heroic terminate Denmark HUNDEN's contract due to an alleged breach of trust. [27]
1 July 31st - BIG sign Denmark gade. [28]
2 August 1st - BIG bench Turkey XANTARES. [29]
1 August 23rd - FURIA Esports promote Brazil drop from FURIA Academy, while Brazil honda is moved to the academy team. However, due to the roster lock being in effect, they will be unable to use Brazil drop and will instead field Brazil honda. [30][31]
2 August 31st - Brazil honda decided not to travel to the tournament after his mother tested positive for COVID-19. their coach Brazil guerri will stand-in. [32]
1 May 31st - United States Shakezullah joins Bad News Bears as United States alter is moved to the bench. [34]
2 August 3rd - United States ptr retires from competitive Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and leaves the team. [35]
3 August 4th - United States Junior joins Bad News Bears on loan from FURIA Esports. [36]
1 August 25th - Brazil righi goes on medical leave due to an upcoming surgery. [37]
forZe
Notes
1Russia Jerry
2Russia almazer
3Russia FL1T
4Russia KENSI
5Russia zorte
CRussia liTTle
1 August 11th - Renegades withdraw due to travel restrictions, they are replaced by forZe. [38]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
August 16th - 20th, 2021
1.Heroic HeroicHeroic Heroic5-0177-118+5915p
2.Team Vitality Team VitalityTeam Vitality Vitality4-1173-135+3812p
3.ENCE ENCEENCE ENCE3-2162-120+429p
4.Astralis AstralisAstralis Astralis2-3129-142-136p
5.Team Spirit Team SpiritTeam Spirit Spirit1-4127-162-353p
6.Bad News Bears Bad News BearsBad News Bears BNB0-569-160-910p

Group B[edit]

Group B
August 21st - 26th, 2021
1.OG OGOG OG5-0191-137+5415p
2.forZe forZeforZe forZe4-1207-186+2112p
3.Complexity Gaming Complexity GamingComplexity Gaming COL3-2181-187-69p
4.Virtus.pro Virtus.proVirtus.pro VP2-3171-173-26p
5.SINNERS Esports SINNERS EsportsSINNERS Esports SINNERS1-4177-197-203p
6.G2 Esports G2 EsportsG2 Esports G20-5147-194-470p

Group C[edit]

Group C
August 27th - 31st, 2021
1.Natus Vincere Natus VincereNatus Vincere NAVI4-1155-124+3112p
2.mousesports mousesportsmousesports mouz3-2162-156+69p
3.Fnatic FnaticFnatic Fnatic3-2166-163+39p
4.FaZe Clan FaZe ClanFaZe Clan FaZe3-2161-159+29p
5.BIG BIGBIG BIG2-3164-151+136p
6.Evil Geniuses Evil GeniusesEvil Geniuses EG0-5118-173-550p

Group D[edit]

Group D
September 1st - 5th, 2021
1.Gambit Esports Gambit EsportsGambit Esports Gambit4-1161-132+2912p
2.Team Liquid Team LiquidTeam Liquid Liquid4-1185-146+3912p
3.Ninjas in Pyjamas Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in Pyjamas NIP3-2156-145+119p
4.Entropiq EntropiqEntropiq Entropiq2-3134-13406p
5.FURIA Esports FURIA EsportsFURIA Esports FURIA2-3161-180-196p
6.Team One Team OneTeam One oNe0-5109-169-600p


Playoffs[edit]

Round of 12
forZe forZe
0
September 8, 2021 - 16:00 CEST
55
0
1016
6
114
7
1116
5
 
 
 
 
ENCE ENCE
2
Team Liquid Team Liquid
2
September 8, 2021 - 19:15 CEST
1612
4
34
1
258223
7111
011721
0228
 
 
 
 
Fnatic Fnatic
0
mousesports mousesports
1
September 7, 2021 - 16:00 CEST
128
4
716
9
1612
4
36
3
88
0