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The World's Greatest Esports Teams

Updated September 1, 2020 91.8k votes 13.2k voters 169.2k 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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  • GLOBAL ESPORTS1
    2,372
    1,374

    GLOBAL ESPORTS

    India

    Founded2017

    SportHellranger, hellff, Karam1L, DEATHMAKER, Lightningfast

  • Team Vitality2
    1,052
    582

    Team Vitality

    France

    Founded2013

    SportApex, RpK, ZywOo, shox, misutaaa

  • Fnatic3
    2,704
    1,667

    Fnatic

    United States

    Founded2004

    SportKrimz, JW, Brollan, Flusha, Golden

  • Team Liquid4
    4,092
    2,568

    Team Liquid

    United States

    Founded2000

    SportImpact, Broxah, Jensen, Tactical, CoreJJ

  • FaZe Clan5
    4,681
    3,081

    FaZe Clan

    United States

    Founded2010

    Sportabezy, Simp, Cellium, MajorManiak, Priestahh

  • Cloud96
    3,360
    2,200

    Cloud9

    United States

    Founded2013

    SportLicorice, Blaber, Nisqy, Zven, Vulcan

  • G2 Esports7
    2,110
    1,365

    G2 Esports

    Germany

    Founded2014

    SportWunder, Jankos, Caps, Perkz, Nikyx

  • Team SoloMid8
    2,627
    1,967

    Team SoloMid

    United States

    Founded2009

    SportBroken Blade, Spica, Bjergsen, Doublelift, Biofrost

  • 100 Thieves9
    2,281
    1,760

    100 Thieves

    United States

    Founded2017

    SportSsumday, Contractz, Ryoma, Cody Sun, Poome

  • NRG eSports10
    1,581
    1,209

    NRG eSports

    United States

    Founded2015

    SportSuper, Twilight, Moth, smurf, Rascal

  • Rogue11
    1,102
    933

    Rogue

    United States

    Founded2016

    SportFinn, Inspired, Larssen, Hans sama, Vander

  • OpTic Gaming12
    1,926
    1,995

    OpTic Gaming

    United States

    Founded2006

    SportChino, Dashy, Goonjar, JKap

  • Astralis13
    990
    1,085

    Astralis

    Denmark

    Founded2016

    Sportdev1ce, dupreeh, es3tag, Bubzkji, Magisk

  • Luminosity Gaming14
    1,311
    1,451

    Founded2015

    SportSlacked, Enable, Octane, Apathy, Karma

  • Evil Geniuses15
    932
    1,174

    Evil Geniuses

    United States

    Founded1999

    SportBrehze, CeRq, Ethan, tarik, stannislaw

  • Natus Vincere16
    722
    937

    Founded2009

    Sportflamie, s1mple, electronic, Boombl4, Perfecto

  • Team Secret17
    836
    1,099

    Founded2014

    SportMATUMBAMAN, Nisha, zai, YapzOr, Puppey

  • Team Envy18
    935
    1,248

    Team Envy

    United States

    Founded2007

    SportNifty, MICHU, Calyx, LEGIJA, kuben

  • Ninjas In Pyjamas19
    766
    1,049

    Founded2000

    SportREZ, Plopski, twist, nawwk, Lekr0

  • SK Telecom T120
    637
    958

    SK Telecom T1

    South Korea

    Founded2003

    SportCanna, Cuzz, Faker, Teddy, Effort

  • OG21
    415
    647

    OG

    Europe

    Founded2015

    SportMidOne, Topson, Ceb, Saksa, N0tail

  • Vodafone Giants22
    57
    92

    Vodafone Giants

    Spain

    Founded2008

    Sportfox, Cunha, NOPEEj, Bloodz, renatoohaxx

  • Team Dignitas23
    411
    647

    Team Dignitas

    United States

    Founded2003

    SportLourlo, Dardoch, Froggen, Johnsun, aphromoo

  • Mousesports24
    467
    741

    Founded2002

    SportChrisJ, Ropz, Karrigan, Frozen, Bymas

  • Virtus.pro25
    429
    735

    Founded2003

    Sportbuster, qikert, Jame, SANJI, YEKINDAR