Team Liquid became part of the new holding. ESports to a new level
28 September 2016
Esports organization Team Liquid sold a controlling stake in the holding aXiomatic eSports, whose leaders are owners of professional sports clubs, successful American entrepreneurs, Peter Gruber and Ted Leonsis. The first is co-owner of the American basketball team, "Golden State Warriors" baseball club "Los Angeles Dodgers" and the football club "Los Angeles FC." Leonsis owns a professional hockey club, "Washington Capitals" basketball club, "Washington Wizards" and other sports franchises.
As informed in the press release, Steve «LiQuiD112» Arhantset and Victor «Nazgul» Gussenss continue to hold positions of directors and co-owners of the organization. Huber and Leonsis, in turn, will be the chairmen of the board of the new holding company.
"I invested half of his life in the Team Liquid, and is now ready to begin a new chapter of our history to continue in eSports. I assure you that everything will be as before, only even better, "- said co-founder of Team Liquid Victor« Nazgul "Goossens.
Currently, under the auspices of Team Liquid act in such disciplines team, as StarCraft 2, League of Legends, Dota 2, Hearthstone, CS: GO, Heroes of the Storm, Overwatch, Halo, Street Fighter and SSBM. The composition of the Team Liquid for Dota 2 recently took place quite high 7-8 at The International in 2016, and the team at CS: GO won silver in the large ESL One tournament: Cologne in July.