Intel Extreme Masters in Oakland Crowns Champions

OAKLAND, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–This past weekend, Intel and ESL crowned two champions at the Intel
Extreme Masters at the Oracle Arena
 in Oakland, California. Intel
Extreme Masters is the oldest, longest running esports circuit in the
world and the premiere industry event.

For the third time in the Bay Area, on Nov. 19-20, 2016, IEM featured
the best League of Legends and Counter-Strike:
Global Offensive
 teams from around the world competing for the IEM
Oakland championship.

The winners:

League of Legends: During season 11 of Intel Extreme Masters team
Unicorns of Love came out ahead of Flashwolves in a nail-bitting,
best-of-five competition to become the 2016 League of Legends IEM
Oakland champions.

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive: The Counter-Strike:
Global Offensive
 finals at IEM Oakland were a best-of-five match in
a weekend that included VR livestreaming for the first time at an IEM
competition. Team Ninjas in Pyjamas came out ahead over SK Gaming to
become the 2016 IEM Oakland champions during the second stop of the 11th
season of Intel Extreme Masters.

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