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TCA apologise after former players chase up ESL payments

eSports organisation Terra Cotta Army (TCA) have apologised for the way they've dealt with former players whom they owe money to. Sean17, former TCA mid-laner, has published a video online running through some of his grievances with TCA management, including not being paid for the team's two wins in the ESL UK Premiership. He states that the team is…
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Intel is thinking about launching an IEM event in the UK

Intel says it would love to host an Intel Extreme Masters eSports event in the UK. The firm is on the lookout for a show partner and would consider teaming up with ESL. Intel and ESL already host two separate annual IEM events - one in the Spodek Arena in Katowice, Poland, and the other in San Jose's…
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Team Infused drop UK LoL team after second default loss and Cliff’s ban

Team Infused's nightmare start to Season 3 of the ESL UK League of Legends Premiership has continued. Infused as an organisation have dropped support for their UK League of Legends team due to the number of default losses and a recent player ban. Their match against Renegades Banditos this week was cancelled and the Banditos…
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Alphari and Impaler could leave Renegades to join Team Huma

Well-known UK League of Legends pros Barney "Alphari" Morris (left) and Matt "Impaler" Taylor (right) could soon find themselves playing in the European Challenger Series Spring Playoffs. The pair - who currently play for the Renegades Banditos in the ESL UK Premiership - are on Team Huma's radar. Huma want to bring in Impaler to replace their jungler Lucas…
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Youth eSports League introduces under 18 Call of Duty tournament

A new Youth eSports League has been setup in the UK to allow younger players to compete with one another. It is organising an under 18s Call of Duty tournament with a prize pool of around £250 to start with. Founders Jack Hurst and Adam Brown are hoping to attract 64 teams to take part in the…
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Gfinity to host its first live eSports tournament on mobile devices in London

Gfinity will host the European Vainglory Winter Championship finals at its London Arena next month - its first live eSports tournament on mobile devices. The developer of mobile MOBA Vainglory - Super Evil Megacorp - has selected Gfinity to host the finals at the Gfinity Arena in London from March 18th to 20th. Eight finalist teams from across Europe will…
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