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Liga Portuguesa


[e][h] Liga Portuguesa de Counter-Strike
Series Information
Organizer:
Inygon
Location:
Portugal Portugal
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Liga Portuguesa de Counter-Strike (LPCS) is one of the two leagues in Portugal for Counter-Strike, organized by Inygon.

Each season there's 2 splits (Spring and Summer) divided by 2 divions (1st Division and 2nd Division) each with 8 teams competing. The first season started on January 28th, 2019.

History[edit]

Announcement[edit]

Liga Portuguesa de Counter-Strike was announced on December 21st, 2018[1].

Season 1[edit]

On October 13th, 2019, Inygon revealed the OMEN Atlantic Challenge with the Season 1 champion getting direct invite to the tournament.[2] eXploit Esports took down Offset Esports to get the desired spot in the international tournament.

Spring Split[edit]

The Spring Split of the 1st Season was marked by 2 cases of matchfixing, one involving Team Andaime's player Portugal Stavie[3] and the other involving Group Up Esports' player Portugal TwixY[4] and a case of ban evasion by XF Iberia's player Portugal Starkj.[5]

Summer Split[edit]

The Summer Split was marked by the disqualification of Grow Up Esports[6] and the withdrawal of K1CK.[7]

Season 2[edit]

On December 23rd, 2019, Inygon revealed a new league format. This new format consists in a single division with 4 groups of 4 teams each played on LAN. All teams from last season of both divisions got a direct invite for this new format.[8]

Teams[edit]

Teams in Liga Portuguesa de Counter-Strike are:

Team Name First Season Currently
Baecon Gaming Group Season 1 - Spring Split Yes
For The Win Esports Season 1 - Spring Split Yes
k1ck eSports Club Season 1 - Spring Split No
OFFSET Esports Season 1 - Spring Split Yes
ASP Esports Season 1 - Spring Split No
GTZ Bulls Esports Season 1 - Spring Split Yes
Team HD Season 1 - Spring Split Yes
Panthers eSports Season 1 - Spring Split No
Team Andaime Season 1 - Spring Split No
Eyeshield Gaming Season 1 - Spring Split No
Prinfor Esports Season 1 - Spring Split No
Galatics Esports Club Season 1 - Spring Split Yes
Electronik Generation Season 1 - Spring Split Yes
Grow uP eSports Season 1 - Spring Split No
GTZ Bulls Sync Season 1 - Spring Split No
XF Iberia Esports Season 1 - Spring Split No
eXploit Esports Season 1 - Summer Split Yes
Grow uP eSports Season 1 - Summer Split No
NPlay Esports Season 1 - Summer Split Yes
GeekCase Esports Season 1 - Summer Split Yes
n0buc3 Season 1 - Summer Split Yes
Scape Esports Season 1 - Summer Split No
pRoNetAgEm Season 1 - Summer Split No
Galatics B Season 2 - Spring Split Yes
sAw Season 2 - Spring Split Yes
Giants Gaming Season 2 - Spring Split Yes
LIXOSMAXIMO Season 2 - Spring Split Yes
AndaimeRUST Season 2 - Spring Split Yes

Seasons[edit]

Season Date Prize Pool Champion Runner-Up Spring Split Winner Summer Split Winner
Season 1 (2019.01.30 - 2019.11.22) €20,900 eXploit Esports OFFSET Esports OFFSET Esports eXploit Esports

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