k1ck eSports Club

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[e][h]k1ck eSports Club
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Total Earnings:
$42,000
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Created:
1998

K1CK is a gaming organization founded on 11th of October 1998 that supports teams in Counter Strike: Global Offensive, DotA2, League of Legends, Hearthstone, Starcraft II, FIFA and Overwatch. Coming near the 700 awards[1] milestone (over 400 for finishing in first place), this is the most awarded Iberian eSports organization ever.

History[edit]

eSports nowadays are an important part of people's lives. Such as Sports evolved and became a worldwide phenomena, the Electronic Sports are on that route and gathering support at a faster pace. K1ck eSports Club is a pioneer in Portugal and the second oldest European organization in activity, only surpassed by SK Gaming founded in 1997.

The K1ck eSports Club Association started its activity in September 2005 and it was registered as a result of the online gaming club founded on October 1998, K1ck. Usually found performing in the many LAN tournaments that take place around the world, mainly in LAN Parties, K1ck are the first Portuguese eSports Association legally registered and in activity that evolved from an online gaming club.

Also playing and participating in tournaments that take place in the Internet, K1ck conquered the first medal of the Portuguese Electronic eSports in the biggest European and World competitions, WCG and ESWC. This was achieved in March 2006 in the SEC2006[2] (European Championships) that took place in Hannover during the CeBit. In 2007 they have established a difficult to achieve record, contributing with 11 players for the 11 available spots in the Portuguese national representation at Seattle for the World Cyber Games, therefore making it an all-K1ck Portuguese representation[3]. Winner of Dreamhack on Tour Valencia Counter-Strike 1.6[4] tournament in 2011, along with 2 victories in Dreamhack Winter for Need For Speed and World in Conflict in 2006 and 2007 respectively, the K1ck CS:GO squad is the most famous and representative team in the Club, having achieved the 9th position in the top 20 CS:GO World Ranking[5] by ESEA in April 2013.

The K1ck eSports Club Association has several members from many nations within its ranks and always plays most of the successful games that can be found in worldwide competitions, in a serious and professional way, giving a valid contribution to the eSports community.

Timeline[edit]

Player Roster[edit]

Team Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Results Prize
2018-08-01 A11st A3Minor Stream.me Gauntlet - CIS vs EU #22 2 : 1 $1,500
2018-07-22 A11st A3Minor Rivalry CIS Invitational 2 : 1 $3,500
2017-05-07 A22nd A3Minor 4Gamers OMEN CS:GO Masters - Lisbon 0 : 2 $2,200
2017-04-23 A11st A3Minor Minho Electronic Esports Cup 2 : 0 $1,072
2016-11-19 A11st A3Minor xfunction Champions Series 2016 - Finals 2 : 0 $1,386
2016-04-10 A11st A3Minor AlienTech League Season 1 - Finals 3 : 1 $4,562.22
2015-11-08 A11st A3Minor xFunction Iberian Championship 2 : 0 $3,220.89
2014-12-21 A11st A3Minor xFunction Masters I $1,100.7
2013-04-13 A55 - 8th A1Premier ESL Major Series One - Spring 2013 0 : 2 $2,000
2012-05-27 A11st A3Minor xfunction Fraglider Cup 2012 2 : 0 $3,754.32
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

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References[edit]

  1. http://awards.k1ck.com
  2. http://www.prleap.com/pr/29780/k1ck-esports-club-bronze-medal-at-sec- 2006
  3. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9pWgB01x3x0
  4. http://www.arenazero.net/noticias/dreamhack-south-europe-k1ck-campeon
  5. http://news.esea.net/csgo/index.php?s=news&d=comments&id=12668
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.5 Spirit (2012-05-29). "k1ck into Source". k1ck.com.
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 7.4 7.5 Tgwri1s (2012-09-15). "k1ck presents CS:GO lineup". HLTV.
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Luis "MIRAA" Mira (2015-02-18). "k1ck confirm AIm deal". HLTV.
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.3 9.4 9.5 Luis "MIRAA" Mira (2015-05-01). "k1ck lose team to Alientech". HLTV.
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 10.3 10.4 10.5 Luis "MIRAA" Mira (2015-05-14). "k1ck reveal new team". HLTV.
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 Luis "MIRAA" Mira (2015-08-06). "SHOUW returns in k1ck". HLTV.
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 12.3 12.4 Luis "MIRAA" Mira (2015-08-18). "AlienTech land k1ck duo". HLTV.
  13. 13.0 13.1 13.2 "k1ck in CEVO Season 8". k1ck eSports Club. 2016-08-24.
  14. 14.0 14.1 14.2 14.3 14.4 14.5 "Mut and Rmn return to K1ck". k1ck.com. 2015-11-24.
  15. 15.0 15.1 15.2 MIRAA (2016-01-29). "riis3d returns to k1ck". HLTV.
  16. 16.0 16.1 16.2 kazac (2016-05-04). "K1CK com troca no seu quinteto " [k1ck with a change] (in Portugal Portuguese). Fraglider.
  17. 17.0 17.1 17.2 17.3 João Ferreira (2016-06-20). "K1CK reduzidos a 1 jogador * " [K1CK reduced to 1 player] (in Portugal Portuguese). Fraglider.
  18. Spirit (2016-07-05). "One for one in k1ck CS:GO". k1ck eSports Club.
  19. 19.0 19.1 19.2 19.3 19.4 19.5 19.6 Tugamars (2016-07-05). "K1CK novamente com CS:GO em Portugal". fraglider.pt.
  20. 20.00 20.01 20.02 20.03 20.04 20.05 20.06 20.07 20.08 20.09 20.10 "K1ck presents CS:GO team". k1ck.com. 2017-01-22.
  21. 21.0 21.1 21.2 kazac (2017-04-14). "KillDreaM de regresso aos K1CK! " [KillDreaM returns to K1CK] (in Portugal Portuguese). Fraglider.
  22. 22.0 22.1 Horvy (2017-08-10). "Horvy is released". Twitter.
  23. 23.0 23.1 "Mutiris nuevo jugador de Giants PVP.ME " [Mutiris new player of Giants] (in Spain Spanish). giantsgaming.pro. 2017-08-31.
  24. 24.0 24.1 "K1ck accept MUTiRiS offer". HLTV. 2017-09-01.
  25. 25.0 25.1 25.2 25.3 25.4 "k1ck lineup". 2017-09-09.
  26. 26.0 26.1 "Ricardo “Rmn” Oliveira cierra nuestra plantilla de CS.GO" (in Spain Spanish). giantsgaming.pro. 2017-09-11.
  27. 27.0 27.1 27.2 27.3 27.4 Francisco Coimbra (2017-10-15). "K1CK adicionam dixon e SOULZOOR " [K1CK adds dixon and SOULZOOR] (in Portugal Portuguese). defs.pt.
  28. 28.0 28.1 "Dixon é o novo jogador da Hexagone eSports " [Dixon is the new player of Hexagone eSports] (in Portugal Portuguese). RTP Arena. 2017-10-15.
  29. 29.0 29.1 29.2 29.3 kazac (2017-12-11). "Equipa de CS:GO dos K1CK chega ao fim " [K1CK CS:GO team comes to an end] (in Portugal Portuguese). Fraglider.
  30. 30.0 30.1 "Los robots vuelven a base " [The robots return to base] (in Spain Spanish). gBots. 2018-01-08.
  31. 31.0 31.1 31.2 31.3 31.4 31.5 "K1ck acqures a new CS:GO team". k1ck.com. 2018-05-03.
  32. 32.0 32.1 32.2 32.3 32.4 32.5 Striker (2018-08-19). "K1CK RELEASE TEAM" (in United Kingdom English). HLTV.org.
  33. 33.0 33.1 33.2 33.3 33.4 33.5 33.6 "K1CK.CSGO back to Portugal". k1ck.com. 2018-09-19.
  34. "Presenting Rub3nix" (in Portugal Portuguese). Team Team Império Multimédia. 2016-01-25.