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World Electronic Sports Games 2019

[e][h]World Electronic Sports Games 2019
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Type:
Offline
Location:
China Chongqing
Teams:
24
Prize Pool:
$1,000,000 USD
Start Date:
2020-03-??
End Date:
2020-03-??
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Maps
Dust II • Inferno • Mirage • Nuke • Overpass • Train • Vertigo


This tournament is confirmed to have been postponed. [1]
If the new dates for this tournament have been announced, please update this page.

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage:
    • Format is TBA

  • Playoffs:
    • Single-Elimination bracket
    • All matches are Bo3

Prize Pool[edit]

$1,000,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

Participants[edit]

   Note: Team roster change notes have been moved to their respective team cards, press the Notes button to toggle them.

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1 January 14th - Endpoint sign the Phoenix roster. [2]
2 February 20th - Endpoint sign Ireland RossR as the team's coach. [3]
1 January 17th - North replace Denmark JUGi with Denmark MSL. [4][5]
2 February 11th - North replace Denmark mithR with Sweden Jumpy. [6][7]
3 May 15th - Denmark Kjaerbye is placed on medical leave, Denmark kristou is acquired on loan from AGF Esport. [8][9]
4 July 2nd - Denmark kristou returns to AGF Esport following the end of his loan to North. [10]
5 July 10th - North part ways with Denmark Kjaerbye. [11]
6 August 21st - North sign Sweden Lekr0. [12]
1 March 12th - Heroic's lineup is acquired by FunPlus Phoenix. [13]
2 April 5th - Heroic confirm that the deal with FunPlus Phoenix to acquire their roster has fallen through and as a result the roster returns to Heroic. Additionally, they bench Denmark es3tag and Denmark Snappi. [14]
3 April 8th - Heroic acquire Denmark TeSeS from Copenhagen Flames. [15]
4 April 13th - Heroic part ways with Denmark LOMME. [16]
5 April 20th - Heroic acquire Denmark niko from OpTic Gaming. [17]
6 April 29th - Heroic acquire Denmark HUNDEN from MAD Lions as coach. [18]
7 September 1st - Heroic suspend Denmark HUNDEN following his coaching ban from ESL and DreamHack. [19]
1 July 28th - Movistar Riders bench Spain EasTor. [20]
2 August 6th - Movistar Riders sign Denmark larsen and Estonia shokz as Spain loWel is benched. [21]
1 February 10th - Illuminar Gaming bench Poland oskarish and Poland STOMP. [22]
2 March 1st - Illuminar Gaming acquire Poland jedqr from Wisła Kraków. [23]
3 April 3rd - Illuminar Gaming bench Poland mono and Poland jedqr and sign Poland Snax, Poland Vegi, and Poland mouz. [24]
4 July 12th - Poland reatz steps down from Illuminar Gaming, Poland rallen joins as a stand-in. [25]
5 July 26th - Illuminar Gaming part ways with Poland rallen. [26]
6 August 5th - Poland innocent is acquired by MAD Lions. [27]
7 August 6th - Poland reatz returns to the starting lineup. [28]
1 May 8th - Serbia sarenii leaves Juggernauts. [29]
2 May 9th - France devoduvek joins Juggernauts. [30]
3 June 2nd - France devoduvek leaves Juggernauts. [31]
4 June 26th - Juggernauts are signed by Level Up esports. Serbia soLo transitions into being a player. [32]
5 July 20th - Serbia soLo leaves Level Up esports. [33]
6 August 1st - Level Up esports sign North Macedonia Necrogenes1s. [34]
1 November 29th - Belarus ROBO leaves Nemiga Gaming. [35]
2 November 30th - Nemiga Gaming sign Kazakhstan spellfull. [36]
3 January 8th - Nemiga Gaming part ways with Kazakhstan spellfull. [37]
4 January 24th - Nemiga Gaming sign Russia speed4k. [38]
1 January 3rd - Chaos Esports Club bench United States Infinite. [39]
2 January 10th - Chaos Esports Club sign United Kingdom smooya however they will be unable to use him as the team would not meet the 3/5 nationality requirement. [40]
3 January 26th - Chaos Esports Club replace Russia wippie with United States vanity. As a result, United Kingdom smooya will be able to play with the lineup. [41]
4 February 8th - Chaos Esports Club replace United States Shakezullah with United States mCe. [42]
5 March 13th - Chaos Esports Club replace United States ben1337 with United States SicK. [43]
6 March 20th - Chaos Esports Club temporarily bench United Kingdom smooya due to visa issues. [44]
7 March 30th - Chaos Esports Club part ways with United Kingdom smooya. [45]
8 April 5th - Chaos Esports Club acquire United States Voltage from Triumph. [46]
9 April 21st - United States SicK retires from Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and leaves Chaos Esports Club. [47]
10 May 5th - Chaos Esports Club parts ways with United States cam. United States Xeppaa joins on a permanent basis. United States leaf joins on a trial basis. [48]
11 May 12th - Chaos Esports Club part ways with United States leaf and terminate his trial. Canada Jonji joins as a stand-in. [49]
12 June 4th - Chaos Esports Club sign United States leaf and Canada Jonji on a permanent basis as United States Voltage steps down from the team. [50]
13 August 31st - Canada steel retires from professional Counter-Strike and leaves the team. [51]
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1 January 15th - Canada missharvey steps down from her coaching position while Canada effys takes over as the team's coach. Canada c4Lypso joins as Canada effys' replacement. [52]
2 March 11th - LiViD Gaming release their team. They reform as Distict 7. [53]
3 April 15th - Canada gMd leaves District 7. [54]
4 April 24th - Canada miLLe leaves District 7 while Canada KOLER and Canada effys join the team. [55]
5 April 30th - District 7 disband. It is unknown what will happen to their spot in WESG 2019. [56]
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1 December 16th - China Not7 retires to take care of family, China XinKoiNg joins as a replacement. [57] [58] [59]
2 December 20th - Lynn Vision Gaming announcement China Stanj as team's coach. [59]
3 May 7th - Lynn Vision Gaming trials China Mr.mao. [60]
4 June 3rd - China Mr.mao replaces China Yvonne on Lynn Vision Gaming's starting lineup. [61]
1 November 16th - Big Time Regal Gaming bench Indonesia adrnkiNg. [62]
2 January 20th - Big Time Regal Gaming sign South Korea XigN, and add China zWin as a permanent member of the lineup. Additionally, Indonesia Eeyore leaves the team. Big Time Regal Gaming will need to use two more Indonesian players to meet the 3/5 nationality requirement of the qualifier spot. [63]
3 February 1st - Big Time Regal Gaming bench China Drea3er while Hong Kong HeiB transitions into being a starter. [64]
4 March 6th - Big Time Regal Gaming part ways with HeiB. [65]
5 April 7th - Big Time Regal Gaming part ways with China zWin. [66]
6 April 16th - Big Time Regal Gaming signs Indonesia Eeyore while Indonesia adrnking returns to the active lineup. [67]
7 April 17th - Big Time Regal Gaming part ways with China Drea3er. [66]
8 May 1th - Big Time Regal Gaming add Thailand Geniuss on trial and bench Indonesia adrnking. [60]
9 May 28th - Thailand Geniuss completes his trial successfully and joins Big Time Regal Gaming on a permanent basis. [68]
10 July 27th - Thailand MYM joins Big Time Regal Gaming as a trial coach. China start transitions into being the team's manager. [69][70]
1 May 3rd - Ground Zero Gaming part ways with Australia Kingfisher. [71]
2 May 8th - Australia void leaves Ground Zero Gaming. [72]
3 May 14th - Ground Zero Gaming sign Australia Liki. [73]
4 May 26th - Ground Zero Gaming sign United States HudzM as coach. [74]
5 August 11th - Ground Zero Gaming replace Australia PEARSS and Australia Liki with Australia Mayker and Australia Laes. [75]
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1 September 29th - Energy Esports release their team. It is unknown what will happen to their spot in WESG 2019. [76]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

For detailed match results of the Group Stage, click here.

World Electronic Sports Games/2019/Group Stage

Playoffs[edit]

World Electronic Sports Games/2019/Playoffs

Additional Content[edit]

Streams[edit]

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Streams

Previews[edit]

Interviews[edit]

Coverage[edit]

Videos and Photos[edit]

Galleries[edit]

Highlights[edit]

References[edit]

  1. "ANUNCIO OFICIAL WESGLATAM - TORNEIO ADIADO " [Official Announcement - Postponed Tournament]. WESG. 2020-01-29.
  2. Team Endpoint (2020-01-14). "We are back with a bang. Please welcome our new #CSGO lineup for 2020!".
  3. Endpoint (2020-02-20). "We would like to give a very warm welcome to our new #CSGO coach!".
  4. Professeur (2020-01-17). "MSL returns to North". HLTV.
  5. @TheNorthIsHere (2020-01-17). "Thank you, @JUGiOfficial!".
  6. North (2020-02-11). "To our fallen brothers and sisters - We salute you".
  7. North (2020-02-11). "We are really happy to welcome “Jumpy” as our new CS:GO Head Coach!".
  8. Christian Slot (2020-05-15). "Update on Kjaerbye’s health condition". North.
  9. Christian Slot (2020-05-15). "Upcoming talent Kristou joins North on loan". North.
  10. kristou (2020-07-02). "Ending the season with a clean 2-0 against @NiPGaming is great".
  11. "North and Markus Kjærbye mutually agrees to part ways". North. 2020-07-10.
  12. "North takes a vital step on the Scandinavian journey – welcome Lekr0". North. 2020-08-21.
  13. FunPlus Phoenix (2020-03-15). "We are thrilled to announce that FPX CS:GO team was officially founded today". Archived from the original on 2020-03-15.
  14. MIRAA (2020-04-05). "Heroic bench es3tag and Snappi". HLTV.
  15. Heroic (2020-04-08). "We proudly announce the signing of René "TeSeS" Madsen!".
  16. Heroic (2020-04-13). "Today we announce the departure of Frederik "LOMME" Nielsen.".
  17. Heroic (2020-04-20). "Nikolaj “niko” Kristensen joins Heroic!".
  18. Heroic (2020-04-29). "Heroic signs HUNDEN as CS:GO coach!".
  19. "Heroic suspend Nicolai “Hunden” Petersen following the ESL ban". Heroic. 2020-09-01.
  20. EasTor (2020-07-28). "I’m still under contract with Movistar Riders, but they let me explore other options.".
  21. "Presentamos nuestro equipo titular de CS:GO para FunSpark ULTI " [Introducing our Official CSGO Team for FunSpark ULTI] (in Spanish Speaking Spanish). Movistar Riders. 2020-08-06.
  22. Illuminar Gaming (2020-02-10). "Nadszedł czas na zmiany w naszym składzie CS:GO. " [It is time for changes in our CS:GO roster.] (in Poland Polish).
  23. Illuminar Gaming (2020-03-01). "Na mocy transferu i porozumienia z @WislaGames , @JedqrC dzisiaj oficjalnie dołącza do Illuminar! " [Under transfer and agreement @WislaGames with, @JedqrC today he officially joins Illuminar!] (in Poland Polish).
  24. Professeur (2020-04-03). "Illuminar unveil new roster featuring Snax". HLTV.
  25. Maciej Petryszyn (2020-07-12). "reatz ustępuje ze składu Illuminar! " [reatz is stepping down from Illuminar!] (in Poland Polish). Cybersport.pl.
  26. Tomek Jóźwik (2020-07-26). "Dwa tygodnie i koniec. rallen nie będzie już wspierał Illuminar " [Two weeks and its over. rallen will no longer support Illuminar] (in Poland Polish). Cybersport.pl.
  27. Professeur (2020-08-05). "innocent joins Mad Lions". HLTV.
  28. Illuminar Gaming (2020-08-06). "Można wracać na budowę! Majster wrócił " [You can go back to construction! The foreman is back] (in Poland Polish).
  29. sarenii (2020-05-08). "FREE AGENT".
  30. Impulse (2020-05-09). "After a period of bad results, changes just had to be made, as difficult as it is, we part ways with @sareniicsgo, and welcome @devoduvekk to our roster.".
  31. Impulse (2020-06-02). "Won our third match in a row with @solitoCSGO, this time vs @BERRYCSGO & co".
  32. Impulse (2020-06-25). "Won our first official match as LevelUP".
  33. soLo (2020-07-20). "Hi guys,im not part of LevelUp anymore,i want to thank them for everything and wish them good luck".
  34. Necrogenes1s (2020-08-01). [https://twitter.com/necrogenesis3/status/1289531070908493824 "Will be playing with @lvlupgamers, excited for the new season and ready to grind"].
  35. Nemiga Gaming (2019-11-29). "ROBO is leaving Nemiga".
  36. Nemiga Gaming (2019-11-30). "spellfull joins Nemiga Gaming".
  37. Nemiga Gaming (2020-01-08). "Дияр "spellfull" Исаханов покидает Nemiga Gaming. " [Diyar "spellfull" Isakhanov leaves Nemiga Gaming] (in Russia Russian).
  38. Nemiga Gaming. "Антон "speed4k" Титов присоединяется к CS:GO составу Nemiga " [Anton "speed4k" Titov joins Nemiga CS:GO lineup] (in Russia Russian).
  39. Chaos Esports Club (2020-01-03). "As we head into 2020, we have two major updates regarding our CSGO roster.".
  40. "Welcome Owen "smooya" Butterfield". Chaos Esports Club. 2020-01-10.
  41. Chaos Esports Club (2020-01-26). "Unfortunately due to complicated visa issues, we are unable to move forward with wippie in the way we hoped. Thank you for everything @wippiecs & good luck!".
  42. Mnmzzz (2020-02-08). "Chaos replace Shakezullah with mCe". Dust2.us.
  43. Chaos Esports Club (2020-03-13). "We have decided to part ways with @ben1337cs heading into the inaugural season of Flashpoint. Starting this weekend Hunter “SicK” Mims will be stepping in to replace him on the roster.".
  44. Chaos Esports Club (2020-03-20). "Due to the ongoing situation with the COVID-19 pandemic, @smooyacs has been moved to the bench while he waits to complete his visa interview.".
  45. Chaos Esports Club (2020-03-30). "Today we are releasing @smooyacs. The ongoing pandemic has postponed his visa interview indefinitely therefore he is unable to compete with the team in the US".
  46. Chaos Esports Club (2020-04-05). "Welcome Voltage".
  47. SicK (2020-04-21). "I’m taking a step back from competitive CS:GO.".
  48. Chaos Esports Club (2020-05-05). "CS:GO roster update - 05.05.20".
  49. Chaos Esports Club (2020-05-12). "@leaf_cs will no longer be trialing with us and @Jonji_Cs will be taking his place".
  50. "CS:GO roster update - 06.04.20". Chaos Esports Club. 2020-06-04.
  51. "steel update". Chaos Esports Club. 2020-08-31.
  52. tolkienfanatic (2020-01-15). "c4Lypso returns to LiViD". Dust2.us.
  53. Mnmzzz (2020-03-11). "LiViD drop team; set to finish season as District 7". Dust2.us.
  54. Mnmzzz (2020-04-15). "Oceanus release team; Swedish Canadians form with gMd". Dust2.us.
  55. Mnmzzz (2020-04-24). "District 7 replace miLLe with KOLER, add effys; gMd and tENSKI leave Swedish Canadians". Dust2.us.
  56. Mnmzzz (2020-04-30). "District 7 rapidly rebuild after huynh, MkaeL, and effys depart". Dust2.us.
  57. 5eplay (2019-12-16). "老叉直播间宣布爱猪离队,新成员心空 " [Not7 Retired, XinKoiNg Join in].
  58. Lynn Vision Gaming (2019-12-16). "新成员心空接替指挥 " [XinKoiNg replacement in as igl] (in China Chinese).
  59. 59.0 59.1 Lynn Vision Gaming (2019-12-16). "LVG电子竞技俱乐部人员变动通知 " [Announcement of roster change in Lynn Vision Gaming] (in China Chinese).
  60. 60.0 60.1 LemonFox (2020-05-13). "微博杯 2020 即將開始 " [Weibo Cup 2020 Preview] (in Hong Kong Chinese). TomorrowLAN.
  61. LemonFox (2020-04-07). "IMBA職業聯賽 Season 1 即將開始 " [IMBATV Pro League Preview] (in Hong Kong Chinese). TomorrowLAN.
  62. Kai Lih Gan (2019-11-16). "BTRG bench adrnkiNg, zWin on trial". csgo2asia.com.
  63. start (2020-01-20). "最近看到很多关于BTRG近期引援调整和关于XigN和Jinx的非官方信息散播,现在正式告诉大家,XigN确实加入BTRG,Jinx虽然也是一名不错的选手,但是考虑到俱乐部后期规划,我们并未接受。 " [Recently, I have seen a lot of BTRG's recent recruitment adjustments and unofficial information about XigN and Jinx. Now I officially tell everyone that XigN does join BTRG. Although Jinx is also a good player, considering the club's later planning, we have accept XigN.] (in China Chinese).
  64. LemonFox (2020-02-28). "BTRG 將Drea3er放入不活躍名單 香港選手HeiB重返正選名單 " [HeiB returns active. Drea3er becomes inactive] (in Hong Kong Chinese). TomorrowLAN.
  65. LemonFox (2020-04-03). "NEX PLAY FROM HOME 即將開始 " [NEX Play From Home Preview] (in Hong Kong Chinese). TomorrowLAN.
  66. 66.0 66.1 LemonFox (2020-04-07). "IMBA職業聯賽 Season 1 即將開始 " [IMBA Pro League Preview] (in Hong Kong Chinese). TomorrowLAN.
  67. LemonFox (2020-04-26). "Betway Asia Masters 即將開始 " [Betway Asia Master Preview] (in Hong Kong Chinese). TomorrowLAN.
  68. Kai Lih (2020-05-28). "BTRG confirm Geniuss signing". CSGO2ASIA.
  69. LemonFox (2020-08-12). "WDNMD亞洲邀請賽 2020即將開始 " [WDNMD Preview] (in Hong Kong Chinese). TomorrowLAN.
  70. [Inside Source]
  71. Ground Zero Gaming (2020-05-03). "Farewell @KingfisherOCE, It's been a wild ride".
  72. void (2020-05-08). "Stepping back from Ground Zero".
  73. "CS:GO Roster Update: Liki". Ground Zero Gaming. 2020-05-14.
  74. "CS:GO Roster Update: HudzM". Ground Zero Gaming. 2020-05-26.
  75. Ground Zero Gaming (2020-08-11). "Introducing these two weapons: @MaykerCSGO & @laescs to the Ground Zero Gaming CS:GO competitive roster.".
  76. [Inside Source]