Hangzhou Spark, (杭州闪电 in Chinese), is the team representing Hangzhou, China, in the Overwatch League. The team is owned by Bilibili, a leading online entertainment company in China, covering a wide array of genres and media formats including videos, live broadcasting, and mobile games.
- September 7th - The Hangzhou Overwatch League franchise is officially announced alongside 6 new expansion teams for the 2019 season.
- September 10th - Hangzhou announce through Bilibili that they are accepting new name suggestions for their Overwatch League franchise.
- November 14th - The name and branding of the Hangzhou franchise is officially announced to be the Hangzhou Spark.
- November 16th - Hangzhou Spark announce their coaching staff.
- November 16th - Hangzhou Spark announce that guxue and NoSmite have joined the team.
- November 17th - Ria and Adora are announced to have joined the team.
- November 18th - GodsB and Bazzi are announced to have joined the team.
- November 19th - iDK and Revenge are announced to have joined the team.
- November 20th - Krystal and BeBe are announced to have joined the team as the final 2 members.
- February 22nd - SASIN is announced to have joined the team.
- June 26th - Bazzi and NoSmite transferred to Bilibili Gaming as two-way players.
- July 25th - Assistant Coach YinDong is transferred to Bilibili Gaming as Head Coach.
- August 2nd - Krystal is announced to be indefinitely suspended.
- September 4th - U4 officially joins the team as Assistant Coach.
- October 18th - Assistant Coach Sup7eme leaves the team.
- November 11th - Revenge leaves the team.
- November 12th - yeah joins as an Assistant Coach.
|8||guxue||Qiulin Xu||Tank||2018-11-16 |
|3||NoSmite (Two-way)||Daun Jeong||Tank||2018-11-16 |
|1||Adora||Jaehwan Kang||DPS||2018-11-17 |
|11||Ria||Sungwook Park||Tank||2018-11-17 |
|0||Bazzi (Two-way)||Junki Park||DPS||2018-11-18 |
|10||GodsB||Kyeongbo Kim||DPS||2018-11-18 |
|37||iDK||Hojin Park||Support||2018-11-19 |
|23||BeBe||Huichang Yoon||Support||2018-11-20 |
|20||SASIN||Sanghyun Song||Flex||2019-02-22 |
|#||ID||Name||Position||Join Date||Inactive Date|
|7||Krystal (Suspended)||Shilong Cai||DPS||2018-11-20 ||2019-08-02|
|#||ID||Name||Role||Join Date||Leave Date||New Team|
|24||Revenge||Hyeonggeun An||Support||2018-11-19 ||2019-11-11|
|Rui Chen||Rui Chen(陈睿)||Owner||2018-09-07|
|So||Youyou Chen(陈悠悠)||General Manager/President||2018-10-??|
|DoubleSai||Saisai Huang(黄赛赛)||Team Manager||2018-??-??|
|Mask||Muho Lee||Head Coach||2018-11-16 |
|U4||Congshan Chen(陈丛山)||Assistant Coach||2019-05-??|
|yeah||Jung Young-su(정영수)||Assistant Coach||2019-11-12|
|#||ID||Name||Position||Join Date||Leave Date||New Organization|
|Sup7eme||Seungjun Han||Assistant Coach||2018-11-16 ||2019-10-18||Washington Justice (Development Coach)|
|YinDong||Hang Gao||Assistant Coach||2018-11-16||2019-07-25||Bilibili Gaming (Head Coach)|
|2019-09-14||4th||Premier||Overwatch League - 2019 Playoffs||0 : 4||$350,000|
|2019-08-25||4th||Premier||Overwatch League - 2019 Regular Season||18/10||Grp. S.||$0|
|2019-07-14||5 - 8th||Major||Overwatch League - 2019 Stage 3 Playoffs||2 : 3||$25,000|
|2019-05-11||3 - 4th||Major||Overwatch League - 2019 Stage 2 Playoffs||0 : 4||$50,000|
|About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament|
- The original team name Hangzhou Railgun was voted by fans at the official name suggestion vote poll started by the organization, but the name was rejected by Overwatch League.
- 2019-08-27 | Recent situation of HZS and prospect for new season by Hangzhou Spark of Overwatch League at Overwatch League Season 3
- 2019-08-27 | 杭州闪电队：下一步的目标是总冠军！ by MEKA空间站 of MEKA空间站 at Overwatch League Season 2 Stage 4
- "OVERWATCH LEAGUE TO OPEN 2019 SEASON WITH 20 TEAMS". Overwatch League. 2018-09-07.
- "#哔哩哔哩OWL战队征名# 铛铛铛！划重点——杭州哔哩哔哩OWL战队征名活动开始啦♪(＾∀＾●)ﾉ！" (in Chinese). Hangzhou. 2018-09-10.
- "“粉红瑞破”终登场，Hangzhou Spark杭州闪电队正式亮相" (in Chinese). Hangzhou Spark. 2018-11-14.
- "Presenting the Hangzhou Spark". Overwatch League. 2018-11-14.
- "Here is our PINK coach team!!!". Hangzhou Spark. 2018-11-16.
- "They are coming, the shield of Hangzhou Spark! (→°ο°)→→". Hangzhou Spark. 2018-11-16.
- "Please give a warm welcome to @alsldhkqufdl and @ow_adora !". Hangzhou Spark. 2018-11-17.
- "Welcome our DPS Duo @GodsB_OW and @Bazziow". Hangzhou Spark. 2018-11-18.
- "Our Spark family is getting bigger and bigger. @Hojin_idk and @ow_revenge join us as SUPPORT". Hangzhou Spark. 2018-11-19.
- "Finally, we are happy to announce Krystal and @bebezzangv join us.". Hangzhou Spark. 2018-11-20.
- "Welcome new Flex Tank Sasin @Wi0zAKqSMvbfnJB joining our crew.". Hangzhou Spark. 2019-02-22.
- "Spark at the academy team: @Bazziow & @nosmite1 reinforce BLG.ow as 2-way players!" (in English). Hangzhou Spark. 2019-06-26.
- "【闪电前线】总监督龙多对第四阶段的展望" (in Chinese). 2019-07-25.
- "关于HangzhouSpark选手蔡世龙的情况说明" (in Chinese). 2019-08-02.
- "Welcome Chen "U4" Congshan to join us as an assistant coach! ヾ(´･ω･｀)ﾉ". Hangzhou Spark. 2019-09-04.
- "We are grateful to coach @Master7supreme for being helpful and supportive as always. Thank you and wish all the best in the future!". Hangzhou Spark. 2019-10-18.
- "Today, we part away with @Ow_Revenge". Hangzhou Spark. 2019-11-11.
- "yeah joins as an assistant coach". Hangzhou Spark. 2019-11-12.
- "the name will not be Railgun as it was rejected by the OWL". OW Beacon. 2018-11-14.