Ground Zero Gaming

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[e][h]Ground Zero Gaming
Team Information
Location:
Region:
Total Earnings:
$87,251
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players
0
History
Founded:
: 2018
Overwatch: 2019-02-28
Upcoming Matches
No upcoming matches

Ground Zero Gaming is an Australian esports organisation participating in CS:GO, Rocket League, SFV, PUBG, Fortnite and Overwatch.

Timeline[edit]

Player Roster[edit]

Former[edit]

Overwatch Contenders 2021 Season 2 - Australia Squad
ID Name Role Join Date Leave Date New Team
Australia Bnji Ben Lillie Tank 2021-08-11 [28] 2021-10-21 [31]
Australia Zuper (Substitute) Brian Tan DPS 2021-08-11 [28] 2021-10-21 [31]
Australia Bugalugs (Substitute) Joel Champness Tank 2021-08-11 [28] 2021-10-21 [31]
South Korea Priest Baek Ji-hyeok DPS 2021-04-08 [23] 2021-10-21 [30]
South Korea Perr Kim Dam-I DPS 2021-08-11 [28] 2021-10-21 [30]
Australia cuFFa Riley Brown Tank 2021-08-11 [28] 2021-10-21 [32]
South Korea KHD Kim Hyun-do Support 2021-08-11 [28] 2021-10-21 [30]
South Korea HarryKo Ko Hyeong-won Support 2021-08-11 [28] 2021-10-21 [30]
South Korea OPENER (Loan)
Gen.G esportsGen.G esports
An Gi-beom (안기범) Support 2021-08-18 [29] 2021-10-21 [30] Gen.G esportsGen.G esports Gen.G esports
Overwatch Contenders 2021 Season 1 - Australia Squad
ID Name Role Join Date Leave Date New Team
Australia Breezy Finlay McGrath Tank 2021-03-10 [21] 2021-08-11 [28]
South Korea Sley Kim Jae-hwan Support 2021-03-10 [21] 2021-08-11 [28] World Game Star PhoenixWorld Game Star Phoenix World Game Star Phoenix
South Korea ABY Shin Seung-min DPS 2021-04-08 [23] 2021-08-11 [28]
South Korea Dotori Shin Hyun-jong Support 2021-04-08 [23] 2021-07-27 [28] The One WinnerThe One Winner The One Winner
Australia Adam Adam Soong Tank 2021-04-08 [23] 2021-05-23 [26] Uprising AcademyUprising Academy Uprising Academy
South Korea A1M An Yoon-su DPS 2021-03-10 [21] 2021-05-10 [25]
South Korea Think Moon Jong-hoon Tank 2021-04-08 [23] 2021-05-06 [24]
Retired
Australia Don Seth Kingston Support 2021-03-10 [21] 2021-04-08[23] Hot StreakHot Streak Hot Streak
South Korea BLAD3R Seok-ju Hwang DPS 2021-03-10 [21] 2021-04-08[23]
Retired
United States Akash Akash Jalasutram Tank 2021-03-10 [21] 2021-04-04[22] MaliceMalice Malice
Former Players
ID Name Role Join Date Leave Date New Team
Australia Terry Giorgio Lahdo Support 2020-01-10 [8] 2021-03-11[21]
Australia Bertlog Lachlan Main Support 2020-02-20 [10] 2021-03-11[21] Dire WolvesDire Wolves Dire Wolves
China BRS Dazhi Qiu DPS 2020-08-02 [15] 2021-03-11[21] 4Giver4Giver 4Giver
Australia Luca (Substitute) Luca Morrow DPS 2020-??-?? 2021-03-11[21]
Australia Mini (Substitute) Thy Le Tank 2020-08-05[16] 2021-03-11[21]
Australia naahmie Kurt Pedersen DPS 2020-08-02 [15] 2021-03-10[20] Dire WolvesDire Wolves Dire Wolves
Australia cuFFa Riley Brown Tank 2020-01-10 [8] 2021-03-10[19] MindfreakMindfreak Mindfreak
Former Squad
ID Name Role Join Date Leave Date New Team
Australia Adam Adam Soong Tank 2020-01-10 [8] 2020-11-19[17] Los Angeles ValiantLos Angeles Valiant Los Angeles Valiant


Former Players
ID Name Role Join Date Leave Date New Team
Australia ckm Felix Murray DPS 2020-01-10[8] 2020-08-01[14]
Retired
New Zealand Signed Dale Tang DPS 2020-01-10[8] 2020-06-26[13]
Retired
South Korea Nyang Park Su-young DPS 2020-01-10[8] 2020-02-?? Warriors EsportsWarriors Esports Warriors Esports
Australia Unter Max Unterwurzacher Support 2020-01-10[8] 2020-02-10[9] British HurricaneBritish Hurricane British Hurricane (Head Coach)


Former Squad
ID Name Role Join Date Leave Date New Team
Australia DewBoy Corey Voda DPS 2019-02-28[1] 2020-01-10[8]
Australia Nanda Kai Hwee Gray DPS 2019-06-15[4] 2020-01-10[8] MindfreakMindfreak Mindfreak
Australia naahmie Kurt Pedersen DPS 2019-06-15[4] 2020-01-10[8] Athletico EsportsAthletico Esports Athletico Esports
Australia Gus Gus Scholz Tank 2019-06-15[4] 2020-01-10[8]
Australia Muni George Akritidis Support 2019-06-15[4] 2020-01-10[8]
Retired
United States Günther Marcus Raskob Support 2019-06-30[5] 2020-01-10[8] Phase 2Phase 2 Phase 2
Former Squad
ID Name Role Join Date Leave Date New Team
Australia Minny Robert Shishoian Tank 2019-06-15[4] 2019-12-17[7] Sydney Drop BearsSydney Drop Bears Sydney Drop Bears


Former Players
ID Name Role Join Date Leave Date New Team
Australia Dalsu Declan Selby Support 2019-02-28[1] 2019-10-31[6]
Retired
Australia Locus Max Eichhorn DPS 2019-02-28[1] 2019-06-15[4]
Australia Oily Oliver James Barker Flex 2019-02-28[1] 2019-06-15[4]
Australia Bus Joshua Bussell Tank 2019-02-28[1] 2019-06-14[3] MindfreakMindfreak Mindfreak
New Zealand Junglejazz Oliver Denby Support 2019-02-28[1] 2019-06-13[2] Warriors EsportsWarriors Esports Warriors Esports

Stand-In[edit]

Temporary stand-ins
ID Name Replacing ID Name Tournament(s)
South Korea Vulture   Seon-hyeok Im
None
Overwatch Contenders OWC 2020: The Gauntlet: Asia

Organization[edit]

Active[edit]

Organization
ID Name Position Join Date
Australia Xcell Beau Melia Co-Founder & CEO 2016-05-12
Australia Sheep Matthew Woolley General Manager 2019-03-25
Australia Ozzie Brad Moore Assistant Manager 2018-08-14
Australia RandomThing Justin Fry Team Manager 2021-08-11 [28]
Singapore Kattie Jo-Lynn Tay Kai Ning Team Manager 2021-08-11 [28]

Former[edit]

Former Organization
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Organization
South Korea LUKE Kim Hyun-jun Coach 2021-08-11 [28] 2021-10-21 [30]
United States Azea Translator 2021-03-10 [21] 2021-08-11 [28]
Australia Joel Joel McElroy Head Coach 2020-08-02 [15] 2021-07-11[27] JiyūJiyū Jiyū
Australia Renz Team Manager 2020-01-10[8] 2021-03-10[19] MindfreakMindfreak Mindfreak
South Korea HoChiLee Lee Dong-young Assistant Coach 2020-08-02 [15] 2021-01-16 [18] Toronto DefiantToronto Defiant Toronto Defiant
Italy joYnt Tommaso Gavioli Coach 2020-03-01 [11] 2020-06-13 [12]
Retired
Australia Schapes Jordan Schaper Co-Founder & Director 2016-05-12 2019-03-25
Australia Xtinct Chase Dickson Co-Founder & Co-Owner 2016-05-12 2019-03-25
Australia Legitz Kieran Keys General Manager & Director 2016-05-12 2019-03-25
Australia Whipply Caitlyn Bright Manager 2019-02-28[1] 2019-09-??
United States Destroyer Taylor Diaz Head Coach 2019-04-12[1] 2019-09-??

Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Results Prize
2021
2021-10-21 A33rd A2A-Tier Overwatch Contenders Overwatch Contenders 2021 Season 2: Australia 2 : 4 MindfreakMindfreak $10,000
2021-05-06 A22nd A2A-Tier Overwatch Contenders Overwatch Contenders 2021 Season 1: Australia 0 : 4 Dire WolvesDire Wolves $10,500
2020
2020-12-14 A77 - 8th A2A-Tier Overwatch Contenders Overwatch Contenders 2020: The Gauntlet: Asia 1/-/2 Grp. S. $5,000
2020-10-12 A11st A2A-Tier Overwatch Contenders Overwatch Contenders 2020 Season 2: Australia 4 : 0 MindfreakMindfreak $20,500
2020-06-04 A22nd A2A-Tier Overwatch Contenders Overwatch Contenders 2020 Season 1: Australia 3 : 4 MindfreakMindfreak $5,110
2020-04-27 A11st A3B-Tier Overwatch Contenders Contenders 2020 AU Season 1 - Week 3 3 : 0 Sydney Drop BearsSydney Drop Bears $5,200
2020-03-16 A11st A3B-Tier Overwatch Contenders Contenders 2020 AU Season 1 - Week 2 3 : 1 Sydney Drop BearsSydney Drop Bears $5,200
2020-03-02 A11st A3B-Tier Overwatch Contenders Contenders 2020 AU Season 1 - Week 1 3 : 1 NoWeaver EsportsNoWeaver Esports $5,200
2019
2019-09-01 A33 - 4th A2A-Tier Overwatch Contenders Overwatch Contenders 2019 Season 2: Australia 2 : 3 ORDERORDER $13,100
2019-04-15 A55 - 6th A2A-Tier Overwatch Contenders Overwatch Contenders 2019 Season 1: Australia 1 : 3 Blank EsportsBlank Esports $5,800
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Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 "Introducing our entry into the #OverwatchContenders series.". Ground Zero Gaming. 2019-02-28.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Excited to announce the debut Overwatch roster who'll be competing in Season 2 of Overwatch Contenders Australia 2019.". Warriors Esports. 2019-06-13.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Introducing the new Mindfreak G Overwatch roster!". Mindfreak. 2019-06-14.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 4.6 4.7 "Introducing our Ground Zero PlayOverwatch Contenders S2 roster". Ground Zero Gaming. 2019-06-14.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "We finish our 3rd S2 Contenders match with a 3 - 1 victory against Athletico, with the debut of our newest roster addition @KongDooGunthera! GGWP". Ground Zero Gaming. 2019-06-30.
  6. 6.0 6.1 "LFT - settled in Canada, looking for more opportunities now I'm on low ping". 2019-10-30.
  7. 7.0 7.1 "Beware The Bear". 2019-12-17.
  8. 8.00 8.01 8.02 8.03 8.04 8.05 8.06 8.07 8.08 8.09 8.10 8.11 8.12 8.13 8.14 "Introducing our 2020 Overwatch Contenders starting roster.". Ground Zero Gaming. 2020-01-10.
  9. 9.0 9.1 Unter (2020-02-10). "ight imma head out".
  10. 10.0 10.1 Ground Zero Gaming (2020-02-20). "Following the departure of @UnterOW from OCE Overwatch, please welcome our new in house Lucio, @BertlogOCE".
  11. 11.0 11.1 Ground Zero Gaming (2020-03-01). "Please Welcome @joYnt_OW to the Ground Zero Overwatch Contenders Roster as our team coach!".
  12. 12.0 12.1 "We are excited to introduce our brand new team: @PinguGangVAL". joYnt. 2020-06-13.
  13. 13.0 13.1 Ground Zero Gaming (2020-06-26). "Farewell @Signedworld".
  14. 14.0 14.1 ckm (2020-08-01). "ckm leaves".
  15. 15.0 15.1 15.2 15.3 15.4 "Introducing, your Ground Zero @owpathtopro Contenders S2 roster for 2020". Ground Zero Gaming. 2020-08-02.
  16. 16.0 16.1 [Inside source]
  17. 17.0 17.1 Los Angeles Valiant (2020-11-19). "Welcome to the Los Angeles Valiant, @AdamFromAus!".
  18. 18.0 18.1 "We're excited to announce our newest addition to the coaching team @HoChiLeeOW as Assistant Coach!". Toronto Defiant. 2021-01-15.
  19. 19.0 19.1 19.2 "Another year of Contenders in OCE? Say no more". Mindfreak. 2021-03-10.
  20. 20.0 20.1 "Welcome to the #wolfpack Wolf face our @owpathtopro Contenders 2021 Roster!". Dire Wolves. 2021-03-10.
  21. 21.00 21.01 21.02 21.03 21.04 21.05 21.06 21.07 21.08 21.09 21.10 21.11 21.12 "We welcome the newest squad to our Overwatch Chapter". Ground Zero Gaming. 2021-03-11.
  22. 22.0 22.1 "LFT Main Tank NA Contenders.". Akash . 2021-04-04.
  23. 23.0 23.1 23.2 23.3 23.4 23.5 23.6 23.7 "Today Ground Zero Gaming welcomes a newly reformed Overwatch Contenders roster.". Ground Zero Gaming. 2021-04-08.
  24. 24.0 24.1 "Retirement GG overwatch". Think. 2021-05-06.
  25. 25.0 25.1 "LFT OWL, Academy,Contenders I'm FA". A1M. 2021-05-10.
  26. 26.0 26.1 "Please welcome your 2021 Contenders Trials Roster!". Uprising Academy. 2021-05-23.
  27. 27.0 27.1 "We are Jiyū.". Jiyū. 2021-07-11.
  28. 28.00 28.01 28.02 28.03 28.04 28.05 28.06 28.07 28.08 28.09 28.10 28.11 28.12 28.13 28.14 28.15 "It's time to shine! Welcoming aboard GZ's freshest Overwatch roster to date". Ground Zero Gaming. 2021-08-11.
  29. 29.0 29.1 "OPENER joins us on loan from @GenG and will be competing with our line-up for the remainder of the season". Ground Zero Gaming. 2021-08-18.
  30. 30.0 30.1 30.2 30.3 30.4 30.5 30.6 [Inside source]
  31. 31.0 31.1 31.2 31.3 [Inside source]
  32. 32.0 32.1 [https://twitter.com/cuffah/status/1451117334781779982 "LFT ALL MAIN TANK FREE AGENT"]. cuFFa. 2021-10-21.