Tournaments with a prize pool of $ 250,000 were originally considered majors, but today these are only the few major events that have to award $ 1 million in prize money. The team has been active in professional eSports since 2012, has been regularly appearing in the Dota 2 The International Championships since 2015, and has already won several ESL One championships of the popular MOBA with first place. Over the course of his career, he has developed into one of the best-earning Polish players of all time. Team SoloMid (TSM) is an esports organization based in the US that was founded in 2009 by former LoL pro player and entrepreneur Andy “Reginald” Dinh. SK Telecom T1 (SKT T1) is arguably the most popular and iconic team in LoL, even if it has now rebranded to T1 Entertainment & Sports and branched out to battle royale games. The announcement came before they competed at DreamHack Winter 2013, where they finally reached the semi-finals and lost to pyjamas in an exciting best-of-3 series. Coldzera received the MVP of the tournament both at MLG Columbus 2016 and at ESL One Cologne 2016. coldzera first caught the eye with the Dexterity team, but it was his incredible run at Luminosity that really showed the world what he was capable of. On the one hand, a welcome return of CS:GO’s greatest ever team to the number one spot, but also a very precarious return. A Team Liquid player, Spencer “Hiko” Martin, played for Flipsid3 at ESWC 2015, where s1mple played at Hellraisers for a short time, and developed a friendly relationship with s1mple. After making his professional debut at iNation, he played for several smaller teams such as GamePub, Team Refuse and Aimface before being signed to Mousesports in March 2015. There are so many great players like KRIMZ, Markeloff, GTR and TaZ that could easily have made their way onto our list. So our Top10 includes those players who could be the best, regardless of which team they played for. However, 4 months ago, the Swedish organization decided to mix things up as they replaced both xizt and twist. At the end of 2015, dev1ce and teammates separated from Team SoloMid and went on for a while without organization with the same team with the name “Question Mark”. And even though he was one of the best players in the world and won the eSports World Cup with the team, he was dismissed at the end of November 2011 due to internal problems and was once again looking for a new team. NiP wanted to cause a sensation after five years without a counter strike team and signed GeT_RiGhT and Patrik “f0rest” Lindberg from SK Gaming together with Richard “Xizt” Landström from Fnatic and Adam “friberg” Friberg from FM Esports. The key approach which changes the nature of these rankings is the addition of a … For With a consistently high ranking in The International Championships in recent years and good success in Call of Duty tournaments, Evil Geniuses' total prize money is $24,263,698. In LoL, Team Liquid was previously known mostly for the ‘fourth place curse’ it had in most tournaments it joined, but is now one of the top teams in the NA LCS — where the team won the Spring and Summer Splits. During this time, Fnatic were incredibly dominant, they outshone the other teams in a way that seemed unthinkable and in the history of the CS there was probably never such a dominance, only Astralis have made claims in recent years as to claim the best CS team ever before Fnatic. The North American tournament will use a scaled-back version of the European one with double-elimination groups and playoffs before a BO5 final. For example, while in the historic 87-0 run by NiP several players in the team won MVP medals, a total of 15 for NiP until 2012/13, dev1ce alone earned 15 MVP awards in his career, his two teammates Magisk and dupreeh each won “ just one. Flusha returned to the starting line-up alongside Golden. Team Liquid surprised the first major and reached the semi-final of the MLG Major Championship: Columbus, where it lost to the later champion Luminosity Gaming. Moreover, Liquid also has one of the most skilled and famous LoL players in NA, Yiliang “Doublelift” Peng, under its banner. Having superstar players with huge followings in a roster or even getting a big-name investor onboard can help propel a team to Tier 1 status. His last Top20 ranking was three years ago, but that doesn’t change how individually talented GeT_RiGhT is or how great his career has been. He has been playing here for three years now, after his legendary 3-year tenure at Fnatic, in which he won two majors in addition to numerous other international tournaments, the ESL One: Katowice 2015 and ESL One: Cologne 2015.