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The World's Greatest Esports Teams

Updated September 1, 2020 89.7k votes 12.9k voters 165.1k views61 items

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 largest, highest-earning, and richest esports teams are displaying their skills at the most popular video games. While many are sponsored by large companies, some have been started by avid gamers in their homes. 

As of 2020, the most famous esports teams include Team Liquid, Cloud9, NRG esports, American group 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 US, South America, and more, the top esports teams are from all over the world. Learn the names of good eSports orgs with this list, and maybe you'll find yourself on one of these clans in the future. 

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 cool and underrated teams missing from the list.

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  • 1
    Team Vitality
    990
    505

    Team Vitality

    France

    Founded2013

    SportApex, RpK, ZywOo, shox, misutaaa

  • 2
    GLOBAL ESPORTS
    2,321
    1,261

    GLOBAL ESPORTS

    India

    Founded2017

    SportHellranger, hellff, Karam1L, DEATHMAKER, Lightningfast

  • 3
    Fnatic
    2,635
    1,626

    Fnatic

    United States

    Founded2004

    SportKrimz, JW, Brollan, Flusha, Golden

  • 4
    Team Liquid
    3,982
    2,550

    Team Liquid

    United States

    Founded2000

    SportImpact, Broxah, Jensen, Tactical, CoreJJ

  • 5
    Cloud9
    3,284
    2,161

    Cloud9

    United States

    Founded2013

    SportLicorice, Blaber, Nisqy, Zven, Vulcan

  • 6
    G2 Esports
    2,044
    1,342

    G2 Esports

    Germany

    Founded2014

    SportWunder, Jankos, Caps, Perkz, Nikyx

  • 7
    FaZe Clan
    4,553
    3,051

    FaZe Clan

    United States

    Founded2010

    Sportabezy, Simp, Cellium, MajorManiak, Priestahh

  • 8
    Team SoloMid
    2,558
    1,950

    Team SoloMid

    United States

    Founded2009

    SportBroken Blade, Spica, Bjergsen, Doublelift, Biofrost

  • 9
    100 Thieves
    2,207
    1,742

    100 Thieves

    United States

    Founded2017

    SportSsumday, Contractz, Ryoma, Cody Sun, Poome

  • 10
    NRG eSports
    1,524
    1,191

    NRG eSports

    United States

    Founded2015

    SportSuper, Twilight, Moth, smurf, Rascal

  • 11
    Rogue
    1,068
    911

    Rogue

    United States

    Founded2016

    SportFinn, Inspired, Larssen, Hans sama, Vander

  • 12
    OpTic Gaming
    1,892
    1,972

    OpTic Gaming

    United States

    Founded2006

    SportChino, Dashy, Goonjar, JKap

  • 13
    Astralis
    964
    1,064

    Astralis

    Denmark

    Founded2016

    Sportdev1ce, dupreeh, es3tag, Bubzkji, Magisk

  • 14
    Luminosity Gaming
    1,270
    1,437

    Founded2015

    SportSlacked, Enable, Octane, Apathy, Karma

  • 15
    Evil Geniuses
    915
    1,160

    Evil Geniuses

    United States

    Founded1999

    SportBrehze, CeRq, Ethan, tarik, stannislaw

  • 16
    Natus Vincere
    708
    925

    Founded2009

    Sportflamie, s1mple, electronic, Boombl4, Perfecto

  • 17
    Team Secret
    821
    1,089

    Founded2014

    SportMATUMBAMAN, Nisha, zai, YapzOr, Puppey

  • 18
    Team Envy
    923
    1,235

    Team Envy

    United States

    Founded2007

    SportNifty, MICHU, Calyx, LEGIJA, kuben

  • 19
    Ninjas In Pyjamas
    755
    1,033

    Founded2000

    SportREZ, Plopski, twist, nawwk, Lekr0

  • 20
    SK Telecom T1
    624
    943

    SK Telecom T1

    South Korea

    Founded2003

    SportCanna, Cuzz, Faker, Teddy, Effort

  • 21
    OG
    409
    631

    OG

    Europe

    Founded2015

    SportMidOne, Topson, Ceb, Saksa, N0tail

  • 22
    Mousesports
    460
    728

    Founded2002

    SportChrisJ, Ropz, Karrigan, Frozen, Bymas

  • 23
    Team Dignitas
    400
    636

    Team Dignitas

    United States

    Founded2003

    SportLourlo, Dardoch, Froggen, Johnsun, aphromoo

  • 24
    Vodafone Giants
    48
    82

    Vodafone Giants

    Spain

    Founded2008

    Sportfox, Cunha, NOPEEj, Bloodz, renatoohaxx

  • 25
    Virtus.pro
    413
    729

    Founded2003

    Sportbuster, qikert, Jame, SANJI, YEKINDAR