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ICON Esports

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[e][h]ICON Esports
Team Information
Location:
Region:
CEO:
Australia Nick Bobir
Total Winnings:
$65,701
Links
History
Created:
Organisation: 2013
 : 2015-06-23
Disbanded:
2019-05-13


ICON Esports (formerly known as Tainted Minds) is an Australian esports organisation with teams in Call of Duty, League of Legends, Smite, and Overwatch.

Timeline[edit]

Player Roster[edit]

Former[edit]

Former Players
ID Name Join Date
Inactive Date Leave Date New Team
Australia USTILO Karlo Pivac 2018-10-18 [28] 2019-08-26 [37] ORDER
New Zealand ofnu (Loan)
Chris Hanley 2017-05-22 [7] 2019-03-06 [33] 2019-06-11 [35] Chiefs Esports Club
New Zealand zewsy (Loan)
Ryan Palmer 2017-08-23 [14] 2019-03-06 [33] 2019-06-11 [35] Chiefs Esports Club
Australia apoc Captain Mike Aliferis 2018-09-12 [25] 2019-05-13 [34] Avant Gaming
New Zealand sico Simon Williams 2018-09-12 [25] 2019-03-05 [32] Grayhound Gaming
Australia ferg (Coach) Fergus Stephenson 2017-02-20 [4] 2019-01-18 [30] Chiefs Esports Club
Australia yam Yaman Ergenekon 2017-09-25 [18] 2018-09-12 [25] 2019-01-01 [29] ex-Space Soldiers
Australia tucks (Loan)
Tyler Reilly 2018-09-25 [26] 2018-10-18 [28] Chiefs Esports Club (Inactive)
Australia bURNRUOk Callum Henderson 2018-04-11 [22] 2018-09-12 [25] 2018-09-25 [27] Ground Zero Gaming
Australia INS Joshua Potter 2017-12-12 [20] 2018-09-11 [24] ORDER
Australia apoc Mike Aliferis 2017-07-05 [2] 2017-12-11 [19] 2018-04-13 [23] Chiefs Esports Club
Australia chuch Connor Morgan 2016-12-15 [2] 2018-04-11 [21]
Inactivity
Australia InfrequeNt Jesse Barker 2016-12-15 [2] 2017-09-12 [15] 2017-09-13 [15] [16] Athletico Esports
Australia dexter Captain Chris Nong 2017-02-20 [4] 2017-06-17 [8] 2017-08-16 [13] Grayhound Gaming
Australia kyoto Dylan Brown 2017-07-05 [12] 2017-08-07 [12] Avant Garde
Australia liazz Jay Tregillgas 2016-12-15 [2] 2017-06-22 [9] Kings Gaming Club
Australia sonic Stuart Rayner 2016-12-15 [2] 2017-05-10 [6] Legacy eSports
Australia wizard Travis Richardson 2016-12-15 [2] 2017-02-03 [3] Kings Gaming Club
Temporary stand-ins
ID Name Replacing ID Name Tournament(s)
Australia yam   Yaman Ergenekon
None
ZEN League Season 2 - Australia
ROG Masters 2017 - Australia
Australia ferg  
Fergus Stephenson
None
ESEA Season 24: Premier
Australia kyoto   Dylan Brown
None
AEM Season 1 Finals
Australia apoc   Mike Aliferis
None
AEM Season 1 Finals
Australia apoc   Mike Aliferis
Australia dexter Chris Nong CyberGamer Season 11
New Zealand ofnu   Chris Hanley
Australia sonic Stuart Rayner CyberGamer Season 11 - Qualifier
Australia ferg  
Fergus Stephenson
Australia sonic Stuart Rayner ESEA Season 24: Premier
Australia dexter   Chris Nong
None
ESEA Season 24: Premier
Former Squad
ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team
Australia TAZR 2015-06-23 [1] 2016-??-??
Australia Shredzy 2015-06-23 [1] 2016-??-??
Australia White Alex Lisowski 2015-06-23 [1] 2016-??-??
New Zealand Spect 2015-06-23 [1] 2016-??-??
Canada mae Brock Coombs 2015-06-23 [1] 2016-??-??

Organization[edit]

Active[edit]

Organization
ID Name Position Join Date
Australia DSavagee Nick Bobir Director & CEO
Australia Boylez Brandte Boyles Co-Owner
Australia Sangy Frank Li Director 2019-06-26 [36]
Australia Michael Stewart Operations Manager 2019-06-26 [36]
Australia Joshua Harvey Chief Marketing Officer 2019-06-26 [36]

Results[edit]

Gallery[edit]

Logos[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 Boylez (2015-06-23). "Introducing Tainted Minds CSGO!". Tainted Minds.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 "A NEW CHAPTER: TAINTED CS:GO". Tainted Minds. 2016-12-15.
  3. 3.0 3.1 wizard (2017-02-03). "Parting ways with Tainted Minds".
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "We can now officially welcome". Tainted Minds. 2017-02-20.
  5. dexter (2017-04-10). "A loss like that is fine when it brings insight to the team.".
  6. 6.0 6.1 flam3z (2017-05-10). "sonic departs Tainted Minds". HLTV.
  7. 7.0 7.1 flam3z (2017-05-22). "Tainted Minds add ofnu". HLTV.
  8. 8.0 8.1 Chris Nong (2017-06-17). "The Future".
  9. 9.0 9.1 Alex Deng (2017-06-22). "Tainted Minds lose two". HLTV.
  10. kyoto (2017-07-05). "Officially apart of Tainted Minds".
  11. flam3z (2017-07-06). "Tainted Minds Sign ap0c and kyoto". HLTV.
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 kyoto (2017-08-07). "hopefully I kept zewsys seat warm and good luck to TaintedFox".
  13. 13.0 13.1 "Ladies and gentleman, please give a warm welcome to our new dawg - Christopher "dexter" Nong!". Grayhound Gaming. 2017-08-16.
  14. 14.0 14.1 "Tainted Minds add zewsy". HLTV.
  15. 15.0 15.1 15.2 "Tainted Minds bench InfrequeNt". HLTV.
  16. 16.0 16.1 flam3z (2017-09-13). "Atheltico change two". HLTV.
  17. flam3z (2017-09-12). "Yam to stand in for Tainted Minds". HLTV.
  18. 18.0 18.1 "Yaman has now officially signed with TM!". Tainted Minds. 2017-09-25.
  19. 19.0 19.1 apoc (2017-12-11). "I have been kicked from Tainted Minds".
  20. 20.0 20.1 Tainted Minds (2017-12-12). "We are pleased to announce the signing of our newest Tainted CSGO player- [INS!"].
  21. 21.0 21.1 chuch (2018-04-11). "bubzie out".
  22. 22.0 22.1 Tainted Minds (2018-04-11). "Tainted BURNRUOk.".
  23. 23.0 23.1 Chiefs eSports Club (2018-04-13). "Tainted BURNRUOk.".
  24. 24.0 24.1 Flam3z (2018-09-11). "ORDER acquire INS from Tainted Minds;Sico departs". HLTV.
  25. 25.0 25.1 25.2 25.3 25.4 Flam3z (2018-09-12). "Tainted Minds parts ways with yam and BURNRUOk; acquire sico and ap0c". HLTV.
  26. 26.0 26.1 flam3z (2018-09-25). "Tainted Minds signs tucks". HLTV.
  27. 27.0 27.1 flam3z (2018-09-25). "Ground Zero Gaming add bURNRUOk and deStiny; InfrequeNt and InJect leave". HLTV.
  28. 28.0 28.1 28.2 Professeur (2018-10-18). "Tainted Minds add USTILO". HLTV.
  29. 29.0 29.1 yam (2019-01-18). "As I hinted earlier in a tweet, 2019 will be a big change for me as I am once again leaving home, but this time it will be for Europe, and I will be doing it solo as a free agent as of January 1.".
  30. 30.0 30.1 Tainted Minds (2019-01-18). "Today we say farewell to TM CSGO coach @ferg_CSGO.".
  31. ICON Esports (2019-02-18). "One era ends | Another begins.".
  32. 32.0 32.1 ICON Esports (2019-03-05). "Today we say farewell to @sico_csgo from our Counter Strike lineup and confirm his trade to another team.".
  33. 33.0 33.1 33.2 "Tonight, two familiar faces return to Chiefs #CSGO.". Chiefs eSports Club. 2019-03-06.
  34. 34.0 34.1 Avant Gaming (2019-05-14). "Please join us in welcoming our three newest players to the Avant CS:GO roster...".
  35. 35.0 35.1 35.2 Chiefs Esports Club (2019-06-11). "The dynamic Kiwi CSGO duo @ofnuip & @zewsyy are now officially Chiefs!".
  36. 36.0 36.1 36.2 36.3 TJ Bird (2019-06-26). "ICON Esports acquires The Chiefs Esports Club". Chiefs Esports Club.
  37. 37.0 37.1 "WELCOME USTILO & FAREWELL INS". [ORDER]]. 2019-08-26.