April 16 in the esports world

Do you know what is remarkable about today in the esports world? Read more in our material.

Tournaments and victories

In 2014, the Dota 2 championship MLG T.K.O. Europe was over. The prize pool consisted $30,000. Fnatic managed to win at the tournament and got the main money reward of $14,000.

See also: 15 April in eSports world

In 2016, Nujabes became the winners of the Rocket League competition event PlayStation Plus 2v2 Cup. The championship was held online and the prize pool was €2000. Nujabes got the win at the final and got the main money reward of €1000.

In 2017, the online championship Dota2 Professional League Season 3 (2017 S1) - Top ended up. Its prize pool was ¥ 500,000 CNY
(≃ $72,595 USD), and the triumphant was the team Newbee, which defeated LGD Gaming at the final. The main money reward was ¥ 225,000 (~$32,668).

Birthdays

Today these esportsmen are celebrating their birthdays:

Sergey «G» Bragin — player of Team Spirit (26 y.o.; Dota 2)
Pyo No-a — player of Immortals (24 y.o., Dota 2)
Chris «emagine» Rowland — player of ORDER (27 y.o., CS:GO)