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World Electronic Sports Games 2019

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[e][h]World Electronic Sports Games 2019
League Information
China Chongqing
Prize Pool:
$1,000,000 USD
Start Date:
End Date:
Liquipedia Tier:
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.


Broadcast Talent[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:


   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]
3 September 10th - United Kingdom Thomas is acquired by Team Envy. [4]
4 September 16th - Endpoint sign Israel flameZ. [5]
1 January 17th - North replace Denmark JUGi with Denmark MSL. [6][7]
2 February 11th - North replace Denmark mithR with Sweden Jumpy. [8][9]
3 May 15th - Denmark Kjaerbye is placed on medical leave, Denmark kristou is acquired on loan from AGF Esport. [10][11]
4 July 2nd - Denmark kristou returns to AGF Esport following the end of his loan to North. [12]
5 July 10th - North part ways with Denmark Kjaerbye. [13]
6 August 21st - North sign Sweden Lekr0. [14]
7 November 24th - North bench Denmark MSL and Denmark aizy and recall Denmark kristou from his loan to AGF Esport. Sweden kreaz is added on trial. [15]
1 March 12th - Heroic's lineup is acquired by FunPlus Phoenix. [16]
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. [17]
3 April 8th - Heroic acquire Denmark TeSeS from Copenhagen Flames. [18]
4 April 13th - Heroic part ways with Denmark LOMME. [19]
5 April 20th - Heroic acquire Denmark niko from OpTic Gaming. [20]
6 April 29th - Heroic acquire Denmark HUNDEN from MAD Lions as coach. [21]
7 September 1st - Heroic suspend Denmark HUNDEN following his coaching ban from ESL and DreamHack. [22]
1 July 28th - Movistar Riders bench Spain EasTor. [23]
2 August 6th - Movistar Riders sign Denmark larsen and Estonia shokz as Spain loWel is benched. [24]
Illuminar Gaming
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1 February 10th - Illuminar Gaming bench Poland oskarish and Poland STOMP. [25]
2 March 1st - Illuminar Gaming acquire Poland jedqr from Wisła Kraków. [26]
3 April 3rd - Illuminar Gaming bench Poland mono and Poland jedqr and sign Poland Snax, Poland Vegi, and Poland mouz. [27]
4 July 12th - Poland reatz steps down from Illuminar Gaming, Poland rallen joins as a stand-in. [28]
5 July 26th - Illuminar Gaming part ways with Poland rallen. [29]
6 August 5th - Poland innocent is acquired by MAD Lions. [30]
7 August 6th - Poland reatz returns to the starting lineup. [31]
8 September 14th - Illuminar Gaming sign Poland phr. [32]
9 December 23rd - Illuminar Gaming transfer list their lineup. [33]
1 May 8th - Serbia sarenii leaves Juggernauts. [34]
2 May 9th - France devoduvek joins Juggernauts. [35]
3 June 2nd - France devoduvek leaves Juggernauts. [36]
4 June 26th - Juggernauts are signed by Level Up esports. Serbia soLo transitions into being a player. [37]
5 July 20th - Serbia soLo leaves Level Up esports. [38]
6 August 1st - Level Up esports sign North Macedonia Necrogenes1s. [39]
7 September 15th - Level Up esports add Serbia fajkus as coach. [40]
8 November 5th - Level Up esports part ways with Serbia dEE and Serbia DiMKE. [41]
9 November 8th - Level Up esports sign Serbia HOLMES and Serbia Dav. [42]
10 November 23rd - Level Up esports release their lineup. They will continue playing together as Saints. [43]
1 November 29th - Belarus ROBO leaves Nemiga Gaming. [44]
2 November 30th - Nemiga Gaming sign Kazakhstan spellfull. [45]
3 January 8th - Nemiga Gaming part ways with Kazakhstan spellfull. [46]
4 January 24th - Nemiga Gaming sign Russia speed4k. [47]
1 January 3rd, 2020 - Chaos Esports Club bench United States Infinite. [48]
2 January 10th, 2020 - 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. [49]
3 January 26th, 2020 - Chaos Esports Club replace Russia wippie with United States vanity. As a result, United Kingdom smooya will be able to play with the lineup. [50]
4 February 8th, 2020 - Chaos Esports Club replace United States Shakezullah with United States mCe. [51]
5 March 13th, 2020 - Chaos Esports Club replace United States ben1337 with United States SicK. [52]
6 March 20th, 2020 - Chaos Esports Club temporarily bench United Kingdom smooya due to visa issues. [53]
7 March 30th, 2020 - Chaos Esports Club part ways with United Kingdom smooya. [54]
8 April 5th, 2020 - Chaos Esports Club acquire United States Voltage from Triumph. [55]
9 April 21st, 2020 - United States SicK retires from Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and leaves Chaos Esports Club. [56]
10 May 5th, 2020 - 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. [57]
11 May 12th, 2020 - Chaos Esports Club part ways with United States leaf and terminate his trial. Canada Jonji joins as a stand-in. [58]
12 June 4th, 2020 - Chaos Esports Club sign United States leaf and Canada Jonji on a permanent basis as United States Voltage steps down from the team. [59]
13 August 31st, 2020 - Canada steel retires from professional Counter-Strike and leaves the team. [60]
14 September 1st - Chaos Esports Club sign Mexico MarKE. [61]
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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. [62]
2 March 11th - LiViD Gaming release their team. They reform as Distict 7. [63]
3 April 15th - Canada gMd leaves District 7. [64]
4 April 24th - Canada miLLe leaves District 7 while Canada KOLER and Canada effys join the team. [65]
5 April 30th - District 7 disband. It is unknown what will happen to their spot in WESG 2019. [66]
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1 December 16th - China Not7 retires to take care of family, China XinKoiNg joins as a replacement. [67][68][69]
2 December 20th - Lynn Vision Gaming announcement China Stanj as team's coach. [69]
3 May 7th - Lynn Vision Gaming trials China Mr.mao. [70]
4 June 3rd - China Mr.mao replaces China Yvonne on Lynn Vision Gaming's starting lineup after completing his trial. [71]
5 September 2nd - China EXPRO joins Lynn Vision Gaming on trial as China Mr.mao is benched. [72][73]
6 September 15th - China Mr.mao returns to the active lineup. [74]
7 October 20th - China expro completes his trial successfully and joins Lynn Vision Gaming. [74]
8 October 22nd - Lynn Vision Gaming bench China XinKoiNg. [74]
9 December 10th - China XinKoiNg returns to the Lynn Vision Gaming's active lineup. [75]
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1 November 16th - Big Time Regal Gaming bench Indonesia adrnkiNg. [76]
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. [77]
3 February 1st - Big Time Regal Gaming bench China Drea3er while Hong Kong HeiB transitions into being a starter. [78]
4 March 6th - Big Time Regal Gaming part ways with HeiB. [79]
5 April 7th - Big Time Regal Gaming part ways with China zWin. [80]
6 April 16th - Big Time Regal Gaming signs Indonesia Eeyore while Indonesia adrnking returns to the active lineup. [81]
7 April 17th - Big Time Regal Gaming part ways with China Drea3er. [80]
8 May 1th - Big Time Regal Gaming add Thailand Geniuss on trial and bench Indonesia adrnking. [70]
9 May 28th - Thailand Geniuss completes his trial successfully and joins Big Time Regal Gaming on a permanent basis. [82]
10 July 27th - Thailand MYM joins Big Time Regal Gaming as a trial coach. China start transitions into being the team's manager. [83][84]
11 September 1st - Thailand MYM completes this trial successfully and joins Big Time Regal Gaming on a permanent basis. [85]
12 September 23rd - Indonesia ImpressioN leaves Big Time Regal Gaming. [86]
13 September 28th - Indonesia Eeyore leaves Big Time Regal Gaming. [87]
14 October 2nd - Big Time Regal Gaming disbands following alleged breaches of the players' contracts. It is unknown what will become of their spot in the main event. [88][89]
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1 May 3rd - Ground Zero Gaming part ways with Australia Kingfisher. [90]
2 May 8th - Australia void leaves Ground Zero Gaming. [91]
3 May 14th - Ground Zero Gaming sign Australia Liki. [92]
4 May 26th - Ground Zero Gaming sign United States HudzM as coach. [93]
5 August 11th - Ground Zero Gaming replace Australia PEARSS and Australia Liki with Australia Mayker and Australia Laes. [94]
6 September 20th - Ground Zero Gaming part ways with United States HudzM. [95]
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1 September 29th - Energy Esports release their team. It is unknown what will happen to their spot in WESG 2019. [96]


Group Stage[edit]

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

World Electronic Sports Games/2019/Group Stage


World Electronic Sports Games/2019/Playoffs

Additional Content[edit]


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Videos and Photos[edit]




  1. "ANUNCIO OFICIAL WESGLATAM - TORNEIO ADIADO" [Official Announcement - Postponed Tournament] (in Brazil Portuguese). 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. Team Envy (2020-09-10). "Please welcome the newest member of Envy CS, @ThomasCS__!".
  5. Endpoint (2020-09-16). "You've seen him play with us already, please 𝗢𝗙𝗙𝗜𝗖𝗜𝗔𝗟𝗟𝗬 welcome FPL star @flameZcsgo to the #CSGO family!".
  6. Professeur (2020-01-17). "MSL returns to North". HLTV.
  7. @TheNorthIsHere (2020-01-17). "Thank you, @JUGiOfficial!".
  8. North (2020-02-11). "To our fallen brothers and sisters - We salute you".
  9. North (2020-02-11). "We are really happy to welcome “Jumpy” as our new CS:GO Head Coach!".
  10. Christian Slot (2020-05-15). "Update on Kjaerbye’s health condition". North.
  11. Christian Slot (2020-05-15). "Upcoming talent Kristou joins North on loan". North.
  12. kristou (2020-07-02). "Ending the season with a clean 2-0 against @NiPGaming is great".
  13. "North and Markus Kjærbye mutually agrees to part ways". North. 2020-07-10.
  14. "North takes a vital step on the Scandinavian journey – welcome Lekr0". North. 2020-08-21.
  15. "Second step in CSGO talent strategy". North. 2020-11-24.
  16. 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.
  17. MIRAA (2020-04-05). "Heroic bench es3tag and Snappi". HLTV.
  18. Heroic (2020-04-08). "We proudly announce the signing of René "TeSeS" Madsen!".
  19. Heroic (2020-04-13). "Today we announce the departure of Frederik "LOMME" Nielsen.".
  20. Heroic (2020-04-20). "Nikolaj “niko” Kristensen joins Heroic!".
  21. Heroic (2020-04-29). "Heroic signs HUNDEN as CS:GO coach!".
  22. "Heroic suspend Nicolai “Hunden” Petersen following the ESL ban". Heroic. 2020-09-01.
  23. EasTor (2020-07-28). "I’m still under contract with Movistar Riders, but they let me explore other options.".
  24. "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.
  25. 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).
  26. 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).
  27. Professeur (2020-04-03). "Illuminar unveil new roster featuring Snax". HLTV.
  28. Maciej Petryszyn (2020-07-12). "reatz ustępuje ze składu Illuminar!" [reatz is stepping down from Illuminar!] (in Poland Polish).
  29. 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).
  30. Professeur (2020-08-05). "innocent joins Mad Lions". HLTV.
  31. Illuminar Gaming (2020-08-06). "Można wracać na budowę! Majster wrócił" [You can go back to construction! The foreman is back] (in Poland Polish).
  32. ESL Polska (2020-09-14). "Sprawdźcie, co jeszcze do powiedzenia miał nowy gracz @IlluminarGaming!" [Check out what else the new @IlluminarGaming player had to say!] (in Poland Polish).
  33. Illuminar Gaming (2020-12-23). "Ogłoszenie odnośnie dywizji CS:GO!" [Announcement about the CS: GO division!] (in Poland Polish).
  34. sarenii (2020-05-08). "FREE AGENT".
  35. 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.".
  36. Impulse (2020-06-02). "Won our third match in a row with @solitoCSGO, this time vs @BERRYCSGO & co".
  37. Impulse (2020-06-25). "Won our first official match as LevelUP".
  38. soLo (2020-07-20). "Hi guys,im not part of LevelUp anymore,i want to thank them for everything and wish them good luck".
  39. Necrogenes1s (2020-08-01). [ "Will be playing with @lvlupgamers, excited for the new season and ready to grind"].
  40. [Inside Source]
  41. Impulse (2020-11-05). "Parting ways with @MilosDee & @DiMKECSGO".
  42. Level Up esports (2020-11-08). "We wish you all the best Dee and Dimke, and welcome to Dav and Holmes".
  43. Level Up esports (2020-11-23). "Today we mutually agreed to part ways with our #csgo team due to covid-19 situation".
  44. Nemiga Gaming (2019-11-29). "ROBO is leaving Nemiga".
  45. Nemiga Gaming (2019-11-30). "spellfull joins Nemiga Gaming".
  46. Nemiga Gaming (2020-01-08). "Дияр "spellfull" Исаханов покидает Nemiga Gaming." [Diyar "spellfull" Isakhanov leaves Nemiga Gaming] (in Russia Russian).
  47. Nemiga Gaming. "Антон "speed4k" Титов присоединяется к CS:GO составу Nemiga" [Anton "speed4k" Titov joins Nemiga CS:GO lineup] (in Russia Russian).
  48. Chaos Esports Club (2020-01-03). "As we head into 2020, we have two major updates regarding our CSGO roster.".
  49. "Welcome Owen "smooya" Butterfield". Chaos Esports Club. 2020-01-10.
  50. 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!".
  51. Mnmzzz (2020-02-08). "Chaos replace Shakezullah with mCe".
  52. 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.".
  53. 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.".
  54. 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".
  55. Chaos Esports Club (2020-04-05). "Welcome Voltage".
  56. SicK (2020-04-21). "I’m taking a step back from competitive CS:GO.".
  57. Chaos Esports Club (2020-05-05). "CS:GO roster update - 05.05.20".
  58. Chaos Esports Club (2020-05-12). "@leaf_cs will no longer be trialing with us and @Jonji_Cs will be taking his place".
  59. "CS:GO roster update - 06.04.20". Chaos Esports Club. 2020-06-04.
  60. "steel update". Chaos Esports Club. 2020-08-31.
  61. "Welcome MarKE". Chaos Esports Club. 2020-09-01.
  62. tolkienfanatic (2020-01-15). "c4Lypso returns to LiViD".
  63. Mnmzzz (2020-03-11). "LiViD drop team; set to finish season as District 7".
  64. Mnmzzz (2020-04-15). "Oceanus release team; Swedish Canadians form with gMd".
  65. Mnmzzz (2020-04-24). "District 7 replace miLLe with KOLER, add effys; gMd and tENSKI leave Swedish Canadians".
  66. Mnmzzz (2020-04-30). "District 7 rapidly rebuild after huynh, MkaeL, and effys depart".
  67. 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].
  68. Lynn Vision Gaming (2019-12-16). "新成员心空接替指挥" [XinKoiNg replacement in as igl] (in China Chinese).
  69. 69.0 69.1 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).
  70. 70.0 70.1 LemonFox (2020-05-13). "微博杯 2020 即將開始" [Weibo Cup 2020 Preview] (in Hong Kong Chinese). TomorrowLAN.
  71. LemonFox (2020-04-07). "IMBA職業聯賽 Season 1 即將開始" [IMBATV Pro League Preview] (in Hong Kong Chinese). TomorrowLAN.
  72. ChrisMaQ (2020-09-02). "lvg在wdnmd杯之后宣布一个人事变动" [the first move after WDNMD for LVG] (in China Chinese).
  73. LemonFox (2020-09-03). "FunSpark ULTI 2020 亞洲預選賽 即將開始" [FunSpark Asia Qual Preview] (in Hong Kong Chinese). TomorrowLAN.
  74. 74.0 74.1 74.2 LemonFox (2020-10-29). "Lynn Vision Wings Up 分別迎來變動 LVG XinKoiNg休息 Mr.mao重返隊伍 Wings Up買斷MaTr1n Not7離隊" [Wings Up buyout MarT1n from JJH and part ways with Not7] (in Hong Kong Traditional Chinese). TomorrowLAN.
  75. LemonFox (2020-12-19). "XinKoiNg歸隊 Lynn Vision擴大至六人名單" [XinKoiNg returns to Lynn Vision active line-up and LVG expand to six-man roster] (in Hong Kong Traditional Chinese). TomorrowLAN.
  76. Kai Lih Gan (2019-11-16). "BTRG bench adrnkiNg, zWin on trial".
  77. 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).
  78. 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.
  79. LemonFox (2020-04-03). "NEX PLAY FROM HOME 即將開始" [NEX Play From Home Preview] (in Hong Kong Chinese). TomorrowLAN.
  80. 80.0 80.1 LemonFox (2020-04-07). "IMBA職業聯賽 Season 1 即將開始" [IMBA Pro League Preview] (in Hong Kong Chinese). TomorrowLAN.
  81. LemonFox (2020-04-26). "Betway Asia Masters 即將開始" [Betway Asia Master Preview] (in Hong Kong Chinese). TomorrowLAN.
  82. Kai Lih (2020-05-28). "BTRG confirm Geniuss signing". CSGO2ASIA.
  83. LemonFox (2020-08-12). "WDNMD亞洲邀請賽 2020即將開始" [WDNMD Preview] (in Hong Kong Chinese). TomorrowLAN.
  84. [Inside Source]
  85. LemonFox (2020-09-08). "FunSpark ULTI 亞洲預選賽戰報: Let's Quit反勝Mazaalai" [FunSpark Week 1 Review] (in Hong Kong Chinese). TomorrowLAN.
  86. ImpressioN (2020-09-23). "Leaving BTRG".
  87. Eeyore (2020-09-28). "I no longer playing for BTRG".
  88. XigN (2020-10-02). "I'm officially parting ways with BTRG".
  89. LemonFox (2020-10-02). "中國戰隊BTRG 解散" [BTRG disband] (in Hong Kong Chinese). TomorrowLAN.
  90. Ground Zero Gaming (2020-05-03). "Farewell @KingfisherOCE, It's been a wild ride".
  91. void (2020-05-08). "Stepping back from Ground Zero".
  92. "CS:GO Roster Update: Liki". Ground Zero Gaming. 2020-05-14.
  93. "CS:GO Roster Update: HudzM". Ground Zero Gaming. 2020-05-26.
  94. Ground Zero Gaming (2020-08-11). "Introducing these two weapons: @MaykerCSGO & @laescs to the Ground Zero Gaming CS:GO competitive roster.".
  95. "CS:GO Roster Update: HudzM". Ground Zero Gaming. 2020-09-20.
  96. [Inside Source]