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ESL Pro League Season 16

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[e][h]ESL Pro League Season 16
League Information
Organizer:
Type:
Offline
Location:
Malta Naxxar
Venue:
Salini Resort
(Playoffs)
Prize Pool:
$835,000 USD
Start Date:
2022-08-31
End Date:
2022-10-02
Teams:
24
Liquipedia Tier:
ESL Pro Tour Tier:
Masters Masters
Links
Maps
Ancient • Dust II • Inferno • Mirage • Nuke • Overpass • Vertigo

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Desk Hosts:
    • United States stunna (Tres Saranthus)
    • United Kingdom Pala (Pala Gilroy Sen)
  • Sideline Reporters:
    • Latvia Heccu (Anastasija Tolmačeva)
    • United Kingdom Freya (Freya Spiers)
  • Analysts:
    • Serbia YNk (Janko Paunović)
    • Serbia kassad (Aleksandar Trifunović)
    • United States Mauisnake (Alex Ellenberg)
    • India Bleh (Sudhen Wahengbam)
  • Concurrent Observer:
    • TBA

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]

$835,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

Prize Pool & Circuit Points
Place $ USD BLAST Premier Circuit BLAST Premier
1st $175,000 2800 pts
2nd $70,000 1400 pts
3rd - 4th $35,000 875 pts
5th - 8th $17,500 262.5 pts
9th - 12th $12,000 -
13th - 16th $9,000 -
17th - 20th $7,500 -
21st - 24th $6,000 -
Note: Teams are awarded a $5,000 USD bonus for each group stage win

Participants[edit]

Astralis
Notes
1Denmark Xyp9x
2Denmark gla1ve
3Denmark k0nfig
4Denmark blameF
5Denmark farlig
CDenmark trace
1 May 2nd - Astralis announce Denmark trace will be taking over as Astralis' coach on a permanent basis. [1]
BIG
Notes
1Germany tabseN
2Germany syrsoN
3Germany faveN
4Germany Krimbo
5Germany k1to
CGermany gob b
1 May 1st - Germany gob b is transferred over from their VALORANT division as their new head coach. [2]
2 May 13th - BIG part ways with Germany enkay J. [3]
3 August 9th - Germany k1to returns to the main roster from BIG Academy while Germany tiziaN steps down from the active lineup to assume an unspecified role within the organization. [4]
Complexity
Notes
1South Africa JT
2Canada FaNg
3United States floppy
4United States Grim
5Norway hallzerk
CSouth Africa T.c
1 July 28th - Complexity Gaming bench United States junior and sign Norway hallzerk as his replacement. [5][6]
ENCE
Notes
1Denmark Snappi
2Poland dycha
3Montenegro maden
4Spain SunPayus
5Denmark valde
CFinland sAw
1 August 5th - ENCE bench Poland hades. [7]
2 August 15th - Israel Spinx is acquired by Team Vitality. [8]
3 August 20th - ENCE sign Spain SunPayus and acquire Denmark valde from OG. [9]
Evil Geniuses
Notes
1United States Brehze
2Bulgaria CeRq
3United States autimatic
4Canada HexT
5Kazakhstan neaLaN
CDenmark Vorborg
1 May 10th - Evil Geniuses bench and transfer-list France maLeK. [10]
2 July 28th - United States Stewie2K steps down from Evil Geniuses' starting lineup to become a streamer for the organization. [11]
3 August 2nd - Evil Geniuses bench United States RUSH, move Canada HexT onto the primary squad, acquire Kazakhstan neaLaN from K23, and sign Denmark Vorborg as coach. [12]
FaZe Clan
1Norway rain
2Latvia broky
3Canada Twistzz
4Denmark karrigan
5Estonia ropz
CSweden RobbaN
Fnatic
Notes
1Sweden KRIMZ
2United Kingdom mezii
3Denmark nicoodoz
4Denmark roeJ
5Netherlands FASHR
CUnited Kingdom keita
1 March 22nd - Sweden Brollan is acquired by Ninjas in Pyjamas. [13][14]
2 March 24th - Fnatic move Romania regali back to Fnatic Rising as they add Bulgaria poizon on trial and Sweden Peppzor as a stand-in. [15]
3 May 19th - Fnatic bench United Kingdom ALEX and Bulgaria poizon while Sweden Peppzor returns to the academy team. [16]
4 June 1st - Fnatic acquire Denmark nicoodoz and Denmark roeJ from Copenhagen Flames. [17]
5 August 5th - Fnatic acquire Netherlands FASHR from ECSTATIC. [18]
FURIA Esports
1Brazil yuurih
2Brazil arT
3Brazil KSCERATO
4Brazil drop
5Brazil saffee
CBrazil guerri
G2 Esports
Notes
1Bosnia and Herzegovina huNter-
2Bosnia and Herzegovina NiKo
3Russia m0NESY
4Australia jks
5Denmark HooXi
CFrance XTQZZZ
1 August 10th - G2 Esports transfer France JACKZ to HEET. [19]
2 August 16th - G2 Esports bench Finland Aleksib and acquire Australia jks and Denmark HooXi from Complexity Gaming and Copenhagen Flames, respectively. [20]
Heroic
Notes
1Denmark stavn
2Denmark TeSeS
3Denmark cadiaN
4Denmark sjuush
5Denmark jabbi
CSweden Xizt
1 June 18th - Heroic bench Denmark refrezh. [21]
2 June 21st - Heroic acquire Denmark jabbi from Copenhagen Flames. [22]
MOUZ
Notes
1Slovakia frozen
2Australia dexter
3Hungary torzsi
4Germany JDC
5Israel xertioN
CDenmark sycrone
1 March 18th - MOUZ replace France NBK- with Germany JDC from MOUZ NXT. [23]
2 August 26th - MOUZ bench Lithuania Bymas and promote Israel xertioN from MOUZ NXT as his replacement. [24]
Natus Vincere
Notes
1Ukraine s1mple
2Russia electroNic
3Non-representing Perfecto
4Ukraine b1t
5MAD LionsUkraine sdy
CUkraine B1ad3
1 May 28th - Natus Vincere bench Russia Boombl4. [25]
2 August 4th - Ukraine sdy will stand in for Natus Vincere until the end of Rio Major. [26]
Ninjas in Pyjamas
Notes
1Sweden REZ
2Sweden Plopski
3Sweden hampus
4Denmark es3tag
5Sweden Brollan
CSweden djL
1 March 22nd - Sweden Brollan is acquired by Ninjas in Pyjamas. [13][14]
Team Liquid
Notes
1United States EliGE
2Canada NAF
3United States oSee
4United States nitr0
5Virtus.proLatvia YEKINDAR
CCanada daps
1 June 19th - Team Liquid bench France shox and United States adreN. [27]
2 June 20th - Team Liquid sign Canada daps as the team's new head coach. [28]
Team Vitality
Notes
1France apEX
2France ZywOo
3Denmark dupreeh
4Denmark Magisk
5Israel Spinx
CDenmark zonic
1 August 9th - Team Vitality part ways with France misutaaa. [29]
2 August 15th - Team Vitality acquire Israel Spinx from ENCE. [8]
1 August 11th - Movistar Riders part ways with Spain SunPayus. [30]
2 August 12th - Movistar Riders sign Spain Martinez. [31]
1 August 9th - MIBR part ways with Brazil chelo. [32]
2 August 10th - MIBR sign Brazil HEN1. [33]
1 July 4th - Eternal Fire part ways with Turkey Calyx. [34]
2 July 8th - Eternal Fire sign Turkey MAJ3R. [35]
3 July 10th - Eternal Fire part ways with Turkey bishop. [36]
4 July 12th - Eternal Fire replace Turkey xfl0ud with Turkey paz and sign Turkey hardstyle as coach. [37][38][39]
1 August 9th - HEET bench France Lucky. [40]
2 August 10th - HEET acquire France JACKZ from G2 Esports. [19]
1 July 1st - For The Win Esports and SAW exchange Portugal ewjerkz and Portugal story for Portugal stadodo and Portugal vts and sign Portugal kst. Portugal D10S moves to an assistant coach position while Portugal vts assumes the main coaching role. [41]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
August 31st - September 4th, 2022
1.Team Vitality Team VitalityVitality5-0176-136+4015p
2.Fnatic FnaticFnatic3-2166-130+369p
3.Natus VincereNatus Vincere Natus VincereNAVI2-3172-166+66p
4.Team SpiritTeam Spirit Team SpiritSpirit2-3143-152-96p
5.Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in Pyjamas Ninjas in PyjamasNIP2-3122-153-316p
6.EndpointEndpoint EndpointEND1-4129-171-423p
Group A Matches
August 31, 2022
Natus VincereNatus VincereNAVI
2
0
Team SpiritTeam SpiritSpirit
August 31, 2022 - 12:30 CEST
169
7
116
5
1611
5
94
5
Team VitalityTeam VitalityVitality
2
0
EndpointEndpointEND
August 31, 2022 - 16:00 CEST
1610
6
125
7
1611
5
54
1
Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in PyjamasNIP
0
2
FnaticFnaticFnatic
August 31, 2022 - 19:30 CEST
44
0
1611
5
41
3
1614
2
September 1, 2022
Team SpiritTeam SpiritSpirit
2
1
EndpointEndpointEND
September 1, 2022 - 12:30 CEST
1612
4
33
0
1772
80
1981
73
22823
711
18710
820
Natus VincereNatus VincereNAVI
2
1
FnaticFnaticFnatic
September 1, 2022 - 17:00 CEST
1410
4
165
11
1611
5
84
4
1611
5
74
3
Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in PyjamasNIP
0
2
Team VitalityTeam VitalityVitality
September 1, 2022 - 20:45 CEST
143
11
1612
4
87
1
168
8
September 2, 2022
Natus VincereNatus VincereNAVI
0
2
EndpointEndpointEND
September 2, 2022 - 12:30 CEST
77
0
168
8
105
5
1610
6
Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in PyjamasNIP
0
2
Team SpiritTeam SpiritSpirit
September 2, 2022 - 16:00 CEST
97
2
168
8
75
2
1610
6
Team VitalityTeam VitalityVitality
2
1
FnaticFnaticFnatic
September 2, 2022 - 19:30 CEST
66
0
169
7
168
8
127
5
1610
6
115
6
September 3, 2022
Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in PyjamasNIP
2
0
EndpointEndpointEND
September 3, 2022 - 12:30 CEST
168
8
77
0
1953
101
15100
50
FnaticFnaticFnatic
2
0
Team SpiritTeam SpiritSpirit
September 3, 2022 - 16:00 CEST
167
9
118
3
167
9
98
1
Natus VincereNatus VincereNAVI
1
2
Team VitalityTeam VitalityVitality
September 3, 2022 - 19:30 CEST
1611
5
104
6
148
6
167
9
129
3
166
10
September 4, 2022
Natus VincereNatus VincereNAVI
1
2
Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in PyjamasNIP
September 4, 2022 - 19:30 CEST
84
4
1611
5
1610
6
95
4
117
4
168
8
Team VitalityTeam VitalityVitality
2
0
Team SpiritTeam SpiritSpirit
September 4, 2022 - 19:30 CEST
1610
6
65
1
169
7
106
4
FnaticFnaticFnatic
2
0
EndpointEndpointEND
September 4, 2022 - 19:30 CEST
1611
5
84
4
167
9
108
2

Group B[edit]

Group B
September 7th - 11th, 2022
1.G2 EsportsG2 Esports G2 EsportsG25-0169-96+7315p
2.FaZe ClanFaZe Clan FaZe ClanFaZe4-1161-122+3912p
3.Outsiders OutsidersOutsiders3-2146-119+279p
4.BIGBIG BIGBIG2-3165-162+36p
5.MIBRMIBR MIBRMIBR1-4118-180-623p
6.For The Win Esports FTW EsportsFTW0-595-175-800p
Group B Matches
September 7, 2022
FaZe ClanFaZe ClanFaZe
2
0
For The Win EsportsFor The Win EsportsFTW
September 7, 2022 - 12:30 CEST
1611
5
44
0
1611
5
44
0
OutsidersOutsidersOutsiders
2
0
BIGBIGBIG
September 7, 2022 - 16:00 CEST
169
7
96
3
169
7
116
5
G2 EsportsG2 EsportsG2
2
0
MIBRMIBRMIBR
September 7, 2022 - 19:30 CEST
1611
5
54
1
168
8
107
3
September 8, 2022
OutsidersOutsidersOutsiders
2
0
For The Win EsportsFor The Win EsportsFTW
September 8, 2022 - 12:30 CEST
1612
4
83
5
168
8
107
3
G2 EsportsG2 EsportsG2
2
0
BIGBIGBIG
September 8, 2022 - 16:00 CEST
19102
52
1651
100
1941
113
17112
40
FaZe ClanFaZe ClanFaZe
2
1
MIBRMIBRMIBR
September 8, 2022 - 19:35 CEST
96
3
169
7
1610
6
85
3
1615
1
40
4
September 9, 2022
G2 EsportsG2 EsportsG2
2
0
For The Win EsportsFor The Win EsportsFTW
September 9, 2022 - 12:30 CEST
1610
6
55
0
1610
6
65
1
BIGBIGBIG
2
1
MIBRMIBRMIBR
September 9, 2022 - 16:00 CEST
1610
6
145
9
145
9
1610
6
1614
2
11
0
FaZe ClanFaZe ClanFaZe
2
1
OutsidersOutsidersOutsiders
September 9, 2022 - 20:05 CEST
1611
5
54
1
54
1
1611
5
1610
6
115
6
September 10, 2022
BIGBIGBIG
2
1
For The Win EsportsFor The Win EsportsFTW
September 10, 2022 - 12:30 CEST
1611
5
74
3
125
7
1610
6
1614
2
61
5
OutsidersOutsidersOutsiders
2
0
MIBRMIBRMIBR
September 10, 2022 - 16:00 CEST
1613
3
22
0
1611
5
74
3
FaZe ClanFaZe ClanFaZe
0
2
G2 EsportsG2 EsportsG2
September 10, 2022 - 19:30 CEST
75
2
1610
6
125
7
1610
6
September 11, 2022
MIBRMIBRMIBR
2
0
For The Win EsportsFor The Win EsportsFTW
September 11, 2022 - 19:30 CEST
168
8
127
5
1993
61
1760
92
G2 EsportsG2 EsportsG2
2
0
OutsidersOutsidersOutsiders
September 11, 2022 - 19:30 CEST
1613
3
22
0
1932
122
16121
30
FaZe ClanFaZe ClanFaZe
2
0
BIGBIGBIG
September 11, 2022 - 19:30 CEST
166
10
119
2
166
10
119
2

Group C[edit]

Group C
September 14th - 18th, 2022
1.MOUZ MOUZMOUZ4-1177-145+3212p
2.HeroicHeroic HeroicHeroic4-1179-155+2412p
3.Complexity GamingComplexity Gaming ComplexityCOL3-2167-171-49p
4.Astralis AstralisAstralis2-3200-186+146p
5.ENCE ENCEENCE1-4120-145-253p
6.HEET HEETHEET1-4156-197-413p
Group C Matches
September 14, 2022
MOUZMOUZMOUZ
2
0
HeroicHeroicHeroic
September 14, 2022 - 12:30 CEST
166
10
149
5
1611
5
94
5
Complexity GamingComplexity GamingCOL
2
1
AstralisAstralisAstralis
September 14, 2022 - 16:00 CEST
95
4
1610
6
256122
9212
239211
6121
167
9
118
3
ENCEENCEENCE
2
0
HEETHEETHEET
September 14, 2022 - 20:30 CEST
1613
3
62
4
1611
5
114
7
September 15, 2022
AstralisAstralisAstralis
2
0
MOUZMOUZMOUZ
September 15, 2022 - 12:30 CEST
169
7
76
1
164
12
1411
3
Complexity GamingComplexity GamingCOL
2
0
HEETHEETHEET
September 15, 2022 - 16:00 CEST
169
7
86
2
168
8
127
5
ENCEENCEENCE
0
2
HeroicHeroicHeroic
September 15, 2022 - 19:30 CEST
137
6
168
8
103
7
1612
4
September 16, 2022
AstralisAstralisAstralis
1
2
HEETHEETHEET
September 16, 2022 - 12:30 CEST
129
3
166
10
168
8
107
3
149
5
166
10
HeroicHeroicHeroic
2
0
Complexity GamingComplexity GamingCOL
September 16, 2022 - 16:40 CEST
167
9
98
1
168
8
107
3
ENCEENCEENCE
0
2
MOUZMOUZMOUZ
September 16, 2022 - 19:30 CEST
136
7
169
7
33
0
1612
4
September 17, 2022
HeroicHeroicHeroic
2
1
HEETHEETHEET
September 17, 2022 - 12:30 CEST
117
4
168
8
169
7
96
3
1610
6
125
7
Complexity GamingComplexity GamingCOL
1
2
MOUZMOUZMOUZ
September 17, 2022 - 16:30 CEST
112
9
1613
3
166
10
129
3
74
3
1611
5
ENCEENCEENCE
0
2
AstralisAstralisAstralis
September 17, 2022 - 20:15 CEST
138
5
167
9
116
5
169
7
September 18, 2022
HeroicHeroicHeroic
2
1
AstralisAstralisAstralis
September 18, 2022 - 19:30 CEST
1761
91
1992
62
169
7
126
6
168
8
137
6
ENCEENCEENCE
0
2
Complexity GamingComplexity GamingCOL
September 18, 2022 - 19:30 CEST
118
3
167
9
143
11
1612
4
MOUZMOUZMOUZ
2
1
HEETHEETHEET
September 18, 2022 - 19:30 CEST
16111
40
1942
112
168
8
127
5
169
7
96
3

Group D[edit]

Group D
September 21st - 25th, 2022
1.Cloud9 Cloud9C94-1155-108+4712p
2.FURIA Esports FURIA EsportsFURIA4-1174-136+3812p
3.Team LiquidTeam Liquid Team LiquidLiquid3-2167-155+129p
4.Evil GeniusesEvil Geniuses Evil GeniusesEG2-3119-126-76p
5.Eternal Fire Eternal FireEF2-3135-151-166p
6.Movistar Riders Movistar RidersRiders0-5100-174-740p
Group D Matches
September 21, 2022
Cloud9Cloud9C9
2
0
Evil GeniusesEvil GeniusesEG
September 21, 2022 - 12:30 CEST
169
7
126
6
1613
3
52
3
Eternal FireEternal FireEF
1
2
FURIA EsportsFURIA EsportsFURIA
September 21, 2022 - 16:00 CEST
118
3
167
9
1982
72
1771
81
55
0
1610
6
Team LiquidTeam LiquidLiquid
2
1
Movistar RidersMovistar RidersRiders
September 21, 2022 - 20:15 CEST
165
11
1310
3
148
6
167
9
167
9
138
5
September 22, 2022
Cloud9Cloud9C9
2
0
Eternal FireEternal FireEF
September 22, 2022 - 12:30 CEST
166
10
129
3
164
12
1111
0
Movistar RidersMovistar RidersRiders
0
2
FURIA EsportsFURIA EsportsFURIA
September 22, 2022 - 16:00 CEST
30
3
1615
1
138
5
167
9
Team LiquidTeam LiquidLiquid
2
0
Evil GeniusesEvil GeniusesEG
September 22, 2022 - 19:30 CEST
1610
6
75
2
168
8
87
1
September 23, 2022
Cloud9Cloud9C9
2
0
Movistar RidersMovistar RidersRiders
September 23, 2022 - 12:30 CEST
1611
5
74
3
1614
2
41
3
Eternal FireEternal FireEF
0
2
Evil GeniusesEvil GeniusesEG
September 23, 2022 - 16:00 CEST