Total Nerd The World's Greatest eSports Teams  

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In the world of competitive gaming, the best eSports teams put out their strongest rosters to compete at the highest level of professional video gaming. Every year, smaller teams and new players challenge the biggest organizations for the top prize. While current rankings are calculated by earnings and points, this list of eSports teams is decided by fans voting. What is the best eSports team in the world?

With rosters in League of Legends, CS:GO, Hearthstone, Super Smash Bros., Overwatch, Dota 2, Rocket League, Fortnite, PUBG, StarCraft II, and Call of Duty, the highest-earning eSports teams are displaying their skills at the most popular video games. 

As of 2018, the most famous eSports teams include Team Liquid, Cloud9, NRG eSports, FaZe Clan, SK Telecom T1, OpTic Gaming, and Evil Geniuses, which feature some of the greatest pro gamers of all time. Representing Europe, Asia, Australia, the United States, South America, and more, the top eSports teams are from all over the world. 

Vote up the best eSports teams and vote down the ones who don't deserve the top spot. Feel free to vote for your favorites, and add any underrated teams missing from the list.

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FaZe Clan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
FaZe Clan
FaZe Clan is an American eSports organization which competes in Call of Duty, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Overwatch, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Siege and FIFA ...more

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Team Liquid is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
Team Liquid
Team Liquid is a multiregional professional esports organization based in the Netherlands that was founded in 2000. With the release of StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty, Team Liquid signed their ...more

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Cloud9 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
Cloud9
Cloud9 (C9) is an American eSports organization, which fields teams in Rocket League, League of Legends, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, Super Smash Bros. ...more

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Team SoloMid is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
Team SoloMid
Team SoloMid (abbreviated TSM) is an eSports organization based in the United States. It was founded in September 2009 by Andy "Reginald" Dinh. TSM currently fields players in League ...more

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OpTic Gaming is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
OpTic Gaming
OpTic Gaming, LLC. is a professional American eSports organization. OpTic currently has teams playing Call of Duty, Halo, CS:GO, Gears of War, League Of Legends, DOTA 2, Overwatch and PUBG . It ...more

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Fnatic is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
Fnatic
Fnatic is a professional esports organization headquartered in London, United Kingdom. Founded 23 July 2004, the team has players from around the world, across a variety of games, such as ...more

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100 Thieves is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
Sam St John added 100 Thieves
100 Thieves, also known as Hundred Thieves, is a professional American eSports organization, founded by Matthew "Nadeshot" Haag on April 18, 2016. The organization has teams competing ...more

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G2 Esports is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
G2 Esports
G2 Esports, formerly known as Gamers2, is a Spanish esports organization that has teams in League of Legends, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft, Vainglory and ...more

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Team Envy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
Team Envy
Team EnVyUs, known as Team Envy (abbrev. nV), also known by their nickname "The Boys in Blue", is an esports organization based in the United States and France. It was founded in 2007 ...more

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Luminosity Gaming is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
Luminosity Gaming
Luminosity Gaming is a professional esports video game organisation. It has teams competing in Call of Duty, Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, World of Warcraft, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, ...more

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Evil Geniuses is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
Evil Geniuses
Evil Geniuses (EG) is an eSports organization based in San Francisco. Founded in 1999, the organization fields players in various fighting games, Dota 2, League of Legends, StarCraft II, World ...more

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Team Kaliber is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
KaliberMemes added Team Kaliber

Team Kaliber is an American eSports and Gaming entertainment organization. The team currently resides in the United States with a team house in Atlanta, Georgia. 

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Astralis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
Astralis
Astralis or Team Astralis is a professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive team founded in January 2016 by members of "Team Question Mark" after they left Team SoloMid. They have ...more

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NRG eSports is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
NRG eSports
NRG eSports is an esports organization based in California. It has rosters in Fortnite, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Overwatch, Smite, Hearthstone, For Honor, Rocket League and Vainglory as ...more

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Ninjas in Pyjamas is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
Ninjas In Pyjamas
Ninjas in Pyjamas (abbreviated NiP) is a professional esports organisation from Sweden that is best known for their Counter-Strike: Global Offensive team. NiP's Counter-Strike enjoyed its ...more

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Team Secret is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
Team Secret
Team Secret is a popular global eSports team based in Turkey that formed in 2014, best known for their DOTA 2 team. In March Team Secret picked up an international female Counter-Strike: Global ...more

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Natus Vincere is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
Natus Vincere
Natus Vincere (Na'Vi) is an eSports organisation based in Ukraine with teams and players competing in Counter Strike: Global Offensive, Dota 2, FIFA, World of Tanks and League of Legends. Their ...more

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compLexity Gaming is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
compLexity Gaming
compLexity Gaming (coL) is a professional American eSports organization that competes in Heroes of the Storm, Call of Duty, Dota 2, Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, Heroes of Newerth, StarCraft ...more

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SK Telecom T1 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
SK Telecom T1
SK Telecom T1 is a works team of the South Korean telecommunications company SK Telecom. At the end of 2003, SK Telecom took the StarCraft Team Orion (formerly 4U) by Lim "BoxeR" ...more

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SK Gaming is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
SK Gaming
SK Gaming is a professional eSports organization based in Germany that has teams across the world competing in different titles. SK is particularly known for their success in Counter-Strike (CS) ...more

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Virtus.pro is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
Virtus.pro
Virtus.pro or Virtus Pro is an eSports organisation based in Russia with competing teams in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Dota 2, World of Tanks, Starcraft II, Hearthstone, Paladins, Quake ...more

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Counter Logic Gaming is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
Counter Logic Gaming
Counter Logic Gaming (CLG) is an American eSports organization headquartered in Los Angeles, California. It was founded in April 2010 by George "HotshotGG" Georgallidis and Alexander ...more

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Mousesports is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
Mousesports
Mousesports (abbreviated as mouz) is a professional eSports organization based in Germany. Mousesports fields teams in many different games, and are particularly known for its Counter-Strike ...more

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Team Dignitas is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
Team Dignitas
Team Dignitas is an International e-Sports team which is headquartered in the United Kingdom. It was founded on 9 September 2003 as a fusion of the Battlefield 1942 clans Legion Condor and ...more

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Shadow Aspect is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The World's Greatest eSports Teams
eniigma added Shadow Aspect

Shadow Aspect [SA] is a professional esports organization based in the United States that was founded in June 2018. The Shadow Aspect hosts teams that compete in: Call of Duty, Fortnite, and Super Smash Bros. The team made its beginnings in the competitive scene starting in late 2018 with Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 on thePlaystation 4. They started by competing in NGE League, by playing Call of Duty: Black Ops 4. Placing 1st in The Moral League Qualifiers, they knew that they had something going for them. In Early 2019 they made their way to Call of Duty World League at Fort Worth.