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WINNERS League - Season 2: North America Invite Division


[e][h]WINNERS League - Season 2: North America Invite Division
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
WIN
Type:
Online
Location:
North America North America
Teams:
32
Prize Pool:
$15,000 USD
Start Date:
2019-04-02
End Date:
2019-07-01
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Maps
Dust II • Inferno • Mirage • Nuke • Overpass • Train • Vertigo

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Observer:
    • Canada meL (Melanie Capone)

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage:
    • Four Round-Robin format Groups
      • Each group will have 8 teams
      • All teams will play each other once
      • All matches are Bo1
    • The top four teams from each group advance to the playoffs:
  • Playoffs:
    • Single-elimination bracket
    • All matches are Bo3

Prize Pool[edit]

$15,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

Participants[edit]

For "News and Roster Changes" Click here.

1 United States CMX and United States Huston leave Hot Ass. United States droid joins the team. [1]
2 United States real_bM steps down from Infamous, the team renames to Royal, and United States RIKO and Canada hades officially join the squad as a player and coach, respectively. [2]
3 United States motm is released from Team Singularity. United States Shakezullah is added on trial. [3]
4 welly and the Bandits are signed by Polar Ace Esports. [4]
5 United States Tex joins Royal. [5]
6 April 2nd - Oceanic release their CS:GO team. They will play as Big Frames. [6]
7 April 3rd - Hot Ass are signed by Lowkey Esports. Additionally, United States Fiziq joins to complete the roster. [7]
8 April 4th - Swole Patrol is signed by Lazarus Esports. [8]
9 April 4th - Denial Esports CS:GO team is signed by ATK. [9]
10 April 4th - United States leaf leaves Zone Esports. [10]
11 April 7th - United States aproto joins Zone Esports. [11]
12 April 9th - Cyclone are signed by iNTACT. [12]
13 April 9th - United States Shakezullah completes this trial successfully and joins Team Singularity. [13]
14 April 9th - United States Rich joins Chris and the boys. [13]
15 April 13th - United States RZU leaves Bad News Bears, and United States shinobi transitions into being the coach of the team. [14]
16 April 17th - United States dazzLe and United States Relyks join Bad News Bears. [15]
17 April 18th - United States Bibby replaces United States madcow as Zone Esports's coach. [16]
18 April 18th - United States Powerzz steps down from Variance Gaming's starting lineup. United States 4pack joins in his place. United States Proximal and United States Duck leave Las Vegas MiniGunners, while United States ShoukR and United States dolphy join in their place. [17]
19 April 21st - United States Swahn and United States kaboose step down from Chris and the boys. [18]
20 April 21st - United States L0NER replaces United States tconnors on Big Frames. [19]
21 April 22nd - Thunder Logic are signed by Team Front. [20]
22 April 22nd - United States kaboose and United States Swahn return to Chris and the boys. United States mcs replaces United States Spongey. [21]
23 April 23rd - United States LeX returns to Mythic replacing United States Laski on the starting lineup due to the latter's poor internet. [22]
24 April 23rd - United States dazzLe leaves Bad News Bears. [23]
25 April 25th - Zone Esports' 's players part ways with the organization. [24]
27 April 28th - United States Spongey joins Variance Gaming, replacing Canada neska on the starting lineup. [25]
28 April 30th - United States Slash is released from Team Front. Canada Skelly joins as the team's coach. [26]
29 April 30th - Canada c4lypso replaces Canada miLLe on LiViD Gaming. [27]
30 April 30th - Canada vek leaves Lowkey Esports. [27]
31 May 1st - Dignitas Female release Canada CAth. [28]
32 May 1st - Canada miLLe replaces United States cxzi on Dogs of War. [29]
33 May 3rd - United States Spongey leaves Variance Gaming to replace United States FrostayK on The Quest. [30]
34 May 3rd - Canada djay joins Team Front. [31]
35 May 4th - United States BASE is cut from Polar Ace Esports. [32]
36 May 5th - United States Relyks leaves Bad News Bears. United States shinobi returns to the starting lineup. [33]
37 May 6th - United States FrostayK joins Polar Ace Esports. [34]
38 May 6th - Canada vek rejoins Lowkey Esports. [35]
39 May 7th - United States SPAMMER and Canada blitzz exit Variance Gaming. United States zNf and United States BASE join the team. Canada Seaside resumes coaching the team. [36]
40 May 12th - Canada miLLe leaves Dogs of War to replace Canada frost on Grizzlys Esports. United States XPL also leaves Dogs of War, with the team bringing in United States Rascal and United States DaneJoris as replacements. [19]
41 May 14th - United States tex is cut from Royal. Russia wippie replaces him. [37]
42 May 15th - Canada tyfoon is cut from MASSIVEimpact, while United States roca leaves and Canada CONNOR93 steps down. [38]
43 May 15th - Canada TenZ steps down from Bad News Bears. United States crashies and United States yay join the team. United States RZU joins a stand-in. [39]
44 May 16th - United States curry steps down from Team Front. [40]
45 May 17th - Party Astronauts part ways with United States SideStep and United States zeptic. [41]
46 May 17th - United States Relyks and United States dazzLe join MASSIVEimpact. United States MAiNLiNE joins as coach. [42]
47 May 18th - United States BASE and United States zNf step down from Variance Gaming. [43]
48 May 19th - Russia wippie and United States Xeppaa leave Royal. [44]
49 May 19th - United States Bwills leaves Royal. [45]
50 May 21st - Canada Jonji leaves The Quest to join MASSIVEimpact. MASSIVEimpact rename to New Identity. [46]
51 May 21st - United States jet- replaces United States jmoh on Team Front. [47]
52 May 22nd - United States Snakes and United States Grim leave Spacestation Gaming to join The Quest. United States mCe transitions into being the team's coach. [48]
53 May 22nd - United States Bwills joins Team Front. [49]
54 May 22nd - Team Front release their CS:GO team. They will play as Ange's Big Toe. [50]
55 May 23rd - Ange's Big Toe are re-signed by Thunder Logic. [51]
56 May 24th - United States aproto parts ways with ex-Zone Esports. [52]
57 May 25th - United States n2g joins Royal. [53]
58 May 25th - United States ULTRA joins ex-Zone Esports. [53]
59 May 26th - United States motm and United States robby join Party Astronauts. [54]
60 May 27th - Royal renames to Team Prospects, as United States Minus and United States desi join to complete the roster. [55]
61 May 27th - Canada TenZ joins ATK as a stand-in. [56]
62 May 30th - Lazarus Esports release United States dapr. [57]
63 May 31st - United States RZU replaces United States n2g on Team Prospects. [58]
64 May 31st - United States Swahn replaces United States agM on Polar Ace Esports. [58]
65 June 2nd - South Africa Sonic is acquired by Team Envy. [59]
66 June 4th - United States zNf replaces United States LeX on Mythic. [60]
67 June 4th - United States tweiss joins ex-Zone Esports as a stand-in. [60]
68 June 8th - United States RZU leaves Team Prospects to join Bad News Bears as a stand-in. [61]
69 June 19th - Bad News Bears are signed by Riot Squad Esports. [62]
70 June 21st - United States MAiNLiNE leaves New Identity. [63]
71 June 21st - Canada TenZ's time as a stand-in comes to an end on ATK. [64]
72 June 28th - United States dapr leaves Riot Squad Esports to replace Canada Jonji on New Identity. [63]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
1. ATK7-0112-33+7921p
2. Lazarus Esports6-1110-60+5018p
3. Big Frames5-288-84+415p
4. Polar Ace Esports4-373-83-1012p
5. LiViD Gaming2-580-98-186p
6. Hysteria2-580-108-286p
7. Counter Logic Gaming2-587-124-376p
8. Variance Gaming0-765-105-400p
For detailed results of Group A, click here.

Group B[edit]

Group B
1. INTZ eSports7-099-63+3621p
2. Team Singularity6-1112-57+5518p
3. Lowkey Esports5-297-80+1715p
4. Party Astronauts3-483-77+69p
5. Team Hyper3-489-88+19p
6. IdentityDisorder Esports2-533-70-376p
7. vitrioL1-666-91-253p
8. Las Vegas MiniGunners1-655-108-533p
For detailed results of Group B, click here.

Group C[edit]

Group C
1. Bad News Bears6-191-53+3818p
2. ex-Zone Esports6-180-43+3718p
3. MASSIVEimpact5-2102-68+3415p
4. Team One4-373-74-112p
5. Chris and the boys3-451-63-129p
6. High Octane2-591-105-146p
7. Grizzlys Esports2-559-82-236p
8. Dignitas Female0-737-96-590p
For detailed results of Group C, click here.

Group D[edit]

Group D
1. Royal7-083-57+2621p
2. The Quest5-261-43+1815p
3. Mythic5-267-64+315p
4. Dogs of War4-388-94-612p
5. Thunder Logic3-467-82-159p
6. iNTACT2-556-58-26p
7. Luminosity Gaming1-632-3203p
8. Cultivate Gaming1-650-74-243p
For detailed results of Group D, click here.


Playoffs[edit]

Round of 16
ATK
2
June 03, 2019 - 19:45 EDT
85
3
1016
6
167
9
89
1
1611
5
44
0
Party Astronauts
1
Mythic
0
June 04, 2019 - 22:10 EDT
86
2
916
7
115
6
1016
6
 
 
 
 
ex-Zone Esports
2
Lazarus Esports
2
June 15, 2019 - 19:10 EDT
169
7
613
7
167
9
88
0
 
 
 
 
Lowkey Esports
0
Dogs of War
0
June 10, 2019 - 18:30 EDT
74
3
1116
5
22
0
1316
3
 
 
 
 
Bad News Bears
2
INTZ eSports
2
May 30, 2019 - 18:00 EDT
1612
4
36
3
1611
5
411
7
 
 
 
 
Polar Ace Esports
0
The Quest
0
June 08, 2019 - 15:00 EDT
95
4
1016
6
55
0
1016
6
 
 
 
 
New Identity
2
Team Singularity
2
June 05, 2019 - 21:15 EDT
1613
3
23
1
1610
6
56
1
 
 
 
 
Big Frames
0
Team One
2
June 03, 2019 - 21:20EDT
1613
3
22
0
169
7
610
4
 
 
 
 
Team Prospects
0
Quarterfinals
ATK
2
June 8, 2019 - 20:10 EDT
128
4
716
9
1611
5
49
5
169
7
612
6
ex-Zone Esports
1
Lazarus Esports
2
June 25, 2019 - 21:00 EDT
1614
2
11
0
221022
512
11520
1210
 
 
 
 
Riot Squad
0
INTZ eSports
0
June 18, 2019 - 18:00 EDT
1781
71
2719
28
138
5
716
9
 
 
 
 
New Identity
2
Team Singularity
2
June 11, 2019 - 17:30 EDT
167
9
812
4
1611
5
413
9
 
 
 
 
Team One
0
Semifinals
ATK
0
June 30, 2019 - 20:00 EDT
66
0
916
7
65
1
1016
6
 
 
 
 
Lazarus Esports
2
New Identity
2
June 25, 2019 - 20:00 EDT
169
7
610
4
167
9
812
4
 
 
 
 
Team Singularity
0
Finals
Lazarus Esports
2
July 1, 2019 - 19:00 EDT
1681
70
2719
28
166
10
913
4
1610
6
58
3
New Identity
1

Additional Content[edit]

Streams[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. DuckMoriarty (2019-03-27). "Hot Ass, Black make changes after exiting Advanced playoffs; Lowkey disband". Dust2.us.
  2. tolkienfanatic (2019-03-28). "Infamous become Royal, lose real_bM". Dust2.us.
  3. Mnmzzz (2019-03-28). "motm announces departure from Singularity". Dust2.us.
  4. Polar Ace Esports (2019-03-29). "It is our pleasure to announce the newest members to the Polar Ace #CSGO Fam!".
  5. RIKO (2019-03-29). "Excited to pick up my former teammate @texerino for this upcoming mdl season and qualifiers".
  6. Nohte (2019-04-02). "Oceanic roster lost at sea after two-week voyage". Dust2.us.
  7. Mnmzzz (2019-04-03). "Lowkey and Brazen sign Advanced teams". Dust2.us.
  8. Lazarus Esports (2019-04-04). "Proud to officially introduce our #Lazarus CS:GO Team:".
  9. ATK (2019-04-04). "We are proud to announce that we’ve brought SA’s top CS:GO team back home!".
  10. zander (2019-04-04). "Need 5th for MDL s31+ Winners league s2".
  11. Mnmzzz (2019-04-07). "aproto gets in the Zone". Dust2.us.
  12. Mnmzzz (2019-04-08). "Cyclone players land iNTACT". Dust2.us.
  13. 13.0 13.1 CarbonDogma (2019-04-09). "Shakezullah passes trial on Singularity; Chris and the boys get Rich". Dust2.us.
  14. Nohte (2019-04-13). "Bad News Bears look to dazzLe with Relyks". Dust2.us.
  15. Mnmzzz (2019-04-17). "dazzLe and Relyks officially join Bad News Bears". Dust2.us.
  16. Nohte (2019-04-18). "Zone add Bibby as coach". Dust2.us.
  17. Nohte (2019-04-18). "Trio of teams make changes ahead of ESEA Season 31". Dust2.us.
  18. Nohte (2019-04-21). "Swahn wades down from Chris and the boys". Dust2.us.
  19. 19.0 19.1 Mnmzzz (2019-05-17). "Old Guys Club add summit, DaneJoris returns, miLLe to Grizzlys". Dust2.us.
  20. tolkienfanatic (2019-04-22). "Thunder Logic leap to Front". Dust2.us.
  21. Mnmzzz (2019-04-22). "Swahn and kaboose reunite with the boys; mcs in for Spongey". Dust2.us.
  22. Nohte (2019-04-23). "LeX returns to Mythic roster in place of Laski". Dust2.us.
  23. [Inside source]
  24. tolkienfanatic (2019-04-25). "koga and co. exit the Zone". Dust2.us.
  25. Super_Dragon (2019-04-25). "Variance soak up Spongey". Dust2.us.
  26. Super_Dragon (2019-04-30). "Front sever ties with Slash, add skelly as coach". Dust2.us.
  27. 27.0 27.1 Nohte (2019-04-30). "LiviD and Lowkey make changes, Fifflaren re-embraces seniority on Old Guys Club". Dust2.us.
  28. Dignitas (2019-05-01). "We have released @CAthCSGO from @DIGCSGO.".
  29. Mnmzzz (2019-04-30). "Septet of changes mark beginning of Advanced season". Dust2.us.
  30. Mnmzzz (2019-05-03). "Spongey joins The Quest in place of FrostayK". Dust2.us.
  31. tolkienfanatic (2019-05-03). "djay called up to the Front lines". Dust2.us.
  32. Mnmzzz (2019-05-04). "BASE displaced from Polar Ace". Dust2.us.
  33. [Inside source]
  34. tolkienfanatic (2019-05-06). "Arctic conditions increase as Polar Ace add FrostayK". Dust2.us.
  35. Nohte (2019-05-06). "vek returns to Lowkey, Scottiyio becomes fearless, and more". Dust2.us.
  36. Nohte (2019-05-07). "Variance release SPAMMER; add zNf and BASE". Dust2.us.
  37. CarbonDogma (2019-05-15). "tex dethroned, wippie becomes a Tsar". Dust2.us.
  38. Mnmzzz (2019-05-16). "MASSIVEimpact undergo a massive restructure". Dust2.us.
  39. tolkienfanatic (2019-05-16). "TenZ leaves Bad News Bears". Dust2.us.
  40. tolkienfanatic (2019-05-16). "curry steps down from Front". Dust2.us.
  41. tolkienfanatic (2019-05-17). "Party Astronauts shake off SideStep and zeptic". Dust2.us.
  42. tolkienfanatic (2019-05-17). "MASSIVEimpact begin roster overhaul with dazzLe and Relyks". Dust2.us.
  43. Nohte (2019-05-18). "Variance continues as BASE and zNf step down". Dust2.us.
  44. CarbonDogma (2019-05-19). "Variance bring back SPAMMER, add Xeppaa; Royal lose wippie". Dust2.us.
  45. tolkienfanatic (2019-05-20). "Bwills the latest to leave Royal". Dust2.us.
  46. Mnmzzz (2019-05-21). "Jonji gives MASSIVEimpact a New Identity". Dust2.us.
  47. tolkienfanatic (2019-05-21). "Front lose jmoh; hope to take off with jet". Dust2.us.
  48. tolkienfanatic (2019-05-22). "Snakes and Grim join The Quest". Dust2.us.
  49. CarbonDogma (2019-05-22). "Front complete roster with Bwills". Dust2.us.
  50. Mnmzzz (2019-05-22). "Ange and co. stub their toes on the way out of Front". Dust2.us.
  51. Mnmzzz (2019-05-23). "Ange's Big Toe regain footing with Thunder Logic". Dust2.us.
  52. tolkienfanatic (2019-05-24). "aproto becomes an ex-ex-Zoner". Dust2.us.
  53. 53.0 53.1 tolkienfanatic (2019-05-26). "Royal partially refill court, ex-Zone add ULTRA, Ascent add HeartBreaker as coach". Dust2.us.
  54. Mnmzzz (2019-05-26). "Party Astronauts re-enlist robby and motm". Dust2.us.
  55. tolkienfanatic (2018-05-08). "Royal revert to Prospects, add Minus and desi". Dust2.us.
  56. tolkienfanatic (2019-05-25). "TenZ to stand-in for ATK in MDL". Dust2.us.
  57. Lazarus Esports (2019-05-30). "Today we would like to announce we will be formally releasing @daprcs from #Lazarus CS:GO.".
  58. 58.0 58.1 Mnmzzz (2018-05-31). "Polar Ace replace agM with Swahn, RZU joins Prospects". Dust2.us.
  59. "Welcome Sonic to Envy CS:GO!". Team Envy. 2019-06-02.
  60. 60.0 60.1 tolkienfanatic (2019-06-04). "ex-Zone and BLITZKRIEG add insurance, Mythic without LeX again". Dust2.us.
  61. Mnmzzz (2018-06-07). "Update: yay set to debut with Lazarus in first ESL One New York qualifier". Dust2.us.
  62. Mnmzzz (2019-06-19). "Bad News Bears join Riot Squad; to play with dapr". Dust2.us.
  63. 63.0 63.1 Mnmzzz (2019-06-28). "New Identity replace Jonji with dapr". Dust2.us.
  64. TenZ (2019-06-21). "Made the EPL relegation with the @AtkArena guys after beating Party Astronauts 2-1, it was fun experience playing with them...".