Team Liquid to dump the Overwatch team, some players to stay with org, sources say

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Team Liquid will disperse a Overwatch organisation in a entrance weeks and is doubtful to pursue appearance in a Overwatch League, sources tighten to a classification and organisation members told ESPN.

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  • Additionally, a organisation is looking to sell a mark in Blizzard’s Overwatch Contenders, according to sources, that starts a second deteriorate on Aug. 14.

    Some of a organisation will pursue careers in other games, sources said, and some with a Liquid organization.

    Parts of a Overwatch roster, Shane “rapha” Hendrixson, Tim “DaHanG” Fogarty and Andrew “id_” Trulli, will contest for a classification in Quake Champions during QuakeCon on Aug. 24-27 in Dallas, a organisation announced Jul 13.

    Meanwhile, Keven “AZK” Larivière was unbanned by ESL on Jul 24 to contest again in their Counter-Strike: Global Offensive competitions.

    The remaining players and staff, Robert “shadder2k” Mocanu, Adam “MESR” De La Torre and Dennis “INTERNETHULK” Hawelka will demeanour for new opportunities in Overwatch.

    Team Liquid will join a flourishing list of autochthonous esports teams that have forsaken their Overwatch rosters and do not intend to attend in Blizzard’s Overwatch League during this time.

    Many of these teams have finished so since they can't means a $20 million cost to enter a league. Liquid, that has perceived investment from high-profile esports try organisation aXiomatic, does not see a joining as a profitable use of their capital, sources informed with a team’s skeleton said.

    Team Liquid initial entered a Overwatch stage in Apr 2016, with a merger of an pledge organisation that consisted of a core of a stream roster.

    Disney, a primogenitor association of ESPN, is partial of an investment organisation in aXiomatic.

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