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‘The issue of UK Counter-Strike is it’s so complex’ – dephh and Bardolph talk UK scene and more at ECS finals

British CSGO professionals Rory 'dephh' Jackson (pro player for Complexity) and James Bardolph (caster and FaceIT Media VP) were interviewed on the ECS stage at Wembey's SSE Arena last weekend. Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco sat through the interview and transcribed some choice quotes in this article. Stage host Pala Gilroy Sen asked dephh and Bardolph…
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Gross Gore: ‘I deserve a shot at being on the LCS desk’

UK streamer Ali "Gross Gore" Larsen has spoken about his ambitions to work as a League of Legends desk host. He was talking on stream yesterday evening when he discovered fellow British content creator Dan "Foxdrop" Wyatt was on his team in the pre-game lobby. Gross Gore said: "I'm dead serious, bruv. Foxdrop is now…
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London to host FACEIT Ignite: Halo European Open LAN tournament in August

FACEIT and 343 Industries have revealed FACEIT Ignite: Halo European Open, a new $30,000 LAN taking place in London. The open LAN tournament will feature 32 teams from Europe and North America competing across two days of live Halo 3 and Halo 5 action. It will take place from August 17th to 18th at Twickenham…
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Dignitas announces merger with Clutch Gaming

On June 6th, Dignitas announced they will merge with NA Organisation, Clutch Gaming. As part of the merge, Team Dignitas will acquire Clutch Gaming's League of Legends LCS franchise spot. This marks a return for one of the most historical brands associated with LoL Esports. Dignitas once fielded teams in North America and in Europe.…
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ESL Premiership to see new Rainbow 6 teams enter mid season

The ESL Premiership is getting a midseason shakeup. With the amount of news coming out this week there is no surprise changes are being made. Starting off with the biggest news, MnM Gaming's Rainbow 6 roster were acquired by Natus Vincere.  Navi.R6 will now compete in the Season 10 of the ESL Pro League in…
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Ferral rejoins Team Secret’s core as sTiZze retires from competitive play

Team Secret has announced their roster changes for Rainbow 6 Siege. David “sTiZze” de Castro has announced his retirement from the competitive siege scene. Team Secret's official Twitter page states that StiZze will be returning to academia. https://twitter.com/teamsecret/status/1135576992454205442 Filling in for sTiZze is former player Daniel “Ferral” Rotheram. Ferral played with the IDK/ Team Secret core…
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Former London Esports team join Vexed Gaming

The former London Esports Counter-Strike roster has joined Vexed Gaming ahead of week four of the ESL Premiership. On May 29th, it was revealed that London Esports would be parting ways with the roster "effective immediately." It is with sadness that we announce that we will be splitting with our CSGO roster effective immediately. We…
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