Flere tusinde fans fulgte de 16 hold fra USA, England, Frankring, Spanien og Tyskland da der kæmpende om mesterskabet i Le Zénith arenaen i Paris. Det blev for andet år i træk OpTic Gaming fra USA der løb af med sejren. Vi har slutstillingen nedenfor:

1st – OpTic Gaming (USA)
2nd – Splyce (UK)
3rd – Rise Nation (USA)
4th – Millenium (UK)
5th/8th – Team Vitality (FR)
5th/8th – FaZe Clan (USA)
5th/8th – Team Infused (UK)
5th/8th – Exertus eSports (UK)
9th/12th – Supremacy (FR)
9th/12th – HyperGames (FR)
9th/12th – KILLERFISH eSport (DE)
9th/12th – Epsilon eSports (UK)
13th/16th – Giants Gaming (ES)
13th/16th – WySix eSport (FR)
13th/16th – Team LDLC (FR)
13th/16th – Pulse Gaming (FR)

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Matches took place on Friday and Saturday, with the event culminating on Sunday with the top four teams battling for a place in the Grand Final. Despite OpTic Gaming being beaten by Millenium 3-1 during the group stages, they managed to defeat their English rivals 3-0 in the semi-finals, advancing them to the Grand Final against another English team, Splyce, who beat two American teams in a row ahead of facing OpTic Gaming.

OpTic Gaming went on to take the win against Splyce 3-0, despite a close second map in which Splyce initially took the lead. Seth “Scump” Abner, captain of OpTic Gaming commented on the win, “We played phenomenally all throughout today; we didn’t drop a map and I’m very proud of my team mates. This event is always great and we look forward to coming back next year.”

Joshua-Lee “Joshh” Sheppard from Splyce, commented, “ESWC is a great event. We got a better placement than expected for the new team and we want to thank all the fans, as you’ve been amazing and you’ve helped us get to where we are.”