CS:GO PREMIER 2017 TEAMS

16 of the world’s best CS:GO teams are coming to Atlanta to compete in the CS:GO Premier 2017 Season

Astralis

1 MAJOR TITLE WON

One of the most consistent teams in the world, the Danish squad moved quickly on winning the ELEAGUE Major and ELEAGUE Clash for Cash: The Rematch. Fresh off their best performances yet, they return to the ELEAGUE Premier looking to make 2017 their year. More


Cloud9

A staple in North American esports, Cloud9 was one of the first teams from the U.S. to compete at a very high level against Europoean teams. With their achievement in international competition on the rise, the team has refreshed its roster with a young, talented team eager to prove they are among the world's elite. More


Envyus

1 MAJOR TITLE WON

This French team pioneered a hyper-aggressive style of play that made them not only one of the most-feared teams in the world, but also one of the most entertaining. After enduring a major roster shuffle with the other French super team, EnVyUs survived to prove their worth once again. A team of champions in transition, these superstars know what it takes to be the best in the world, and how hard it can be to stay there. More


Faze Clan

Originally assembled as a group of fan favorites, FaZe has evolved, looking to reward their loyal fan base with trophies in the cabinet. After recent additions of NiKo and Guardian, both coming from legendary squads, a rejuvenated line-up may be what they need in order to succeed. Coming off top finishes in recent months, this team looks to solidify their spot in ELEAGUE Premier. More


Fnatic

3 MAJOR TITLES WON

The kings of Counter-Strike, the Fnatic name is synonymous with achievement. After lower than expected performances recently, Fnatic looks to regain their place as the best team in the world. With the ELEAGUE Premier as their only focus, this team is destined to prove their worth. More


G2 Esports

Made up of French veterans, G2 Esports features some of the most successful, seasoned players in Counter-Strike. An extensive "French Shuffle" saw this team picking up three players from a separate squad, making themselves stronger than ever, one would think. As they arrive to the Premier, the group looks to improve on recent losses and show their fans how capable they are to win. More


Heroic

The next player-owned organization to come out of Denmark, this danish squad is one tight-knit crew. Coming off of top place finishes in recent smaller events, Heroic now has their chance to chase the title in the ELEAGUE Premier. More


Immortals

Known as Brazil's number two team, Immortals has shown their passion to compete with the best in class. Hot off a second place finish in the recent CS:GO Major, this team proved to belong at the top of the leaderboards, and in the running for a top showing in the ELEAGUE Premier. More


Team Liquid

The heir apparent to North American Counter-Strike, Team Liquid has assembled a squad featuring some of the best players in their roles and invested in young talent that is now starting to blossom. They will be looking to build on their growing reputation against the best the world has to offer in the ELEAGUE Premier. More


Mousesports

Powered by a rejuvenated international lineup of players the Netherlands, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, and Slovakia, this iconic European unit wants to make its mark at the ELEAGUE Premier. The team includes ropz, a 17-year old rising through the ranks of competitive Counter-Strike, ready to show the legends his natural talent. More


Natus Vincere

Built on the foundations of one of the most successful Counter-Strike lineups of all time, Natus Vincere lives up to the meaning of their name – “born to win.” Masters of the methodical approach, their star-filled roster can carry games single-handedly, making them one of the most exciting teams to watch. With the re-addition of Zeus as their in-game-leader, this team is stronger than ever and ready to make their mark once again. More


Ninjas in Pyjamas

1 MAJOR TITLE WON

Probably the most renowned CS:GO brand in the world, NiP has achieved success across all of Counter-Strike. After setting the record for 87 consecutive wins without a loss at LAN events, they have their place in the history book. With the famed line-up taking a turn and two fresh faces since the ELEAGUE Major, the Ninjas are ready to make their mark on the ELEAGUE Premier. More


Team North

The Danish team emerged from a period of turmoil to start climbing the ladder with results that made the Counter-Strike world pay close attention. After some lackluster performances and improvement, North is hungry to show their skill. Under a new banner since previous seasons, the Danes look to make their newly-named team a staple in ELEAGUE. More


Renegades

Once known as the top Australian team and participating in ELEAGUE Season 01, this squad has renewed themselves as a contender in North America. Picking up two American players while moving the team headquarters to the US, the Renegades are looking to cement their names as a top contender. More


SK Gaming

1 MAJOR TITLE WON

Flying the flag for Brazilian Counter-Strike, SK Gaming has risen from obscurity to become one of the best teams in the world. These back-to-back major holders blend a tactical approach with explosive aim, and have grown to become one of the most complete competitors in the ELEAGUE Premier. More


Virtus.Pro

1 MAJOR TITLE WON |


1 CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE

The Polish powerhouse includes some of the most storied players in Counter-Strike’s rich history. A momentum-based team that has the potential to roll over anyone in their way has earned the fan-driven nickname “Virtus Plow.” Capable of beating anyone and vowing to stick together, this team is hungry to dominate the competition. More