ELEAGUE The Challenger: Street Fighter® V Continues as Competitors Establish Allies & Adversaries, Friday, April 27, at 11 p.m. ET/PT on TBS

Turner & IMG’s ELEAGUE will continue one of esports’ most entertaining social experiments as it debuts the second episode of its first reality television series – ELEAGUE The Challenger: Street Fighter® V – Friday, April 27, at 11 p.m. ET/PT on TBS. The five-part show features a range of distinct personalities as the six remaining contestants live together and navigate challenge activities, while a berth in the upcoming ELEAGUE Street Fighter V Invitational and a shot at its $250,000 prize pool await the winner.

Machiavellian Machinations will center on the emergence of one of the group’s most skilled manipulators, Leah ‘Gllty’ Hayes, as she attempts to sow rivalries among her competitors.

The Challenger will then return to TBS with the debut of the third episode – featuring rapper Lupe Fiasco – on Saturday, May 5 at 2 a.m. ET (late Friday night).

ELEAGUE – formed in partnership between Turner and IMG – is a premium esports content and live tournament brand that has aligned with some of the most popular esports titles in the business through its first two years: Counter-Strike: Global Offensive – including having hosted two Major Championships – Overwatch®, Street Fighter V, Dota 2, Injustice 2, Rocket League, Formula E and TEKKEN® 7.  With a focus on innovative production capabilities, storytelling and exploring compelling narratives surrounding star teams and players, ELEAGUE has generated record levels of engagement with its content and positive reaction throughout the esports community since its launch in 2016.

For the latest ELEAGUE updates, including info on free studio audience tickets to live Street Fighter V Invitational 2018 action at ELEAGUE Arena, please visit ELEAGUE.com.

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