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9/4/2024 | 10:0031/8/2024 | 20:00

Equal eSports Cup

The Equal eSports Cup as a stage for female and non-binary players

Together with Riot Games, SK Gaming and the [epf](https:/ /www.equal-esports.com/esports-player-foundation), Telekom has launched a tournament series for female and non-binary players.
With the Equal eSports Cup we want to bring players onto the big stage and give them the opportunity to show what they can do!

The new league mode of the Equal eSports Cup

The Equal eSports Cup is intended to be for ALL female and non-binary gamers. Therefore, the mode has changed this year. In addition to 8 seeded teams, 2 additional teams can qualify for the regular season via the Open Qualifier. The 6 best teams of the season will then compete in the playoffs for the overall prize money of 10.000€.

8 well-known international eSports organizations at the Equal eSports Cup

We are very happy to announce that some of the most successful eSports organizations from Germany and Europe will be taking part in the Equal eSports Cup! With SK Gaming, Team Vitality, G2, Team BDS and MAD Lions KOI, 5 teams from the LEC represent a team in the cup. The remaining 3 spots are filled up with the international organizations Solary and Team Go aand the German organization NNO.

You can also be there

All female and non-binary players can register for the Open Qualifier, which will take place on April 27th, 2024 and April 28th, 2024.

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Equal eSports Cup live streams

You can follow the entire season on the epf Twitch channel!

Invitational teams at the Equal eSports Cup

SK Avarosa

SK Gaming was founded in Cologne in 1997 under the name "Schroet Command" and is the most successful eSports organization in the DACH region. SK has been part of the Equal eSports Initiative since September 2021. In addition to the team "SK Avarosa" in League of Legends, the organization also competes in VALORANT with another team for female players, "SK NEBULA". SK Avarosa secured the title at the Equal eSports Cup 2023 and is therefore the reigning champions. Top - GWolfieG Jungle - Emprez Mid - Apollonia ADC - Zavee Sup - Lumi

G2 Hel

G2 Esports was founded in 2014 under the name Gamers2 and is one of the largest eSports organisations in Europe. G2 currently provides teams in 7 different eSports titles. In League of Legends, Valorant and CS:GO, G2 also provides a female team. The League of Legends Main Team currently competes in the LEC. Top - Lizia Jungle - Shiina Mid - Sha Bot - Caltys Support - Colomblbl

BDS Valkyries

Team BDS is a Swiss eSports organization that, in addition to League of Legends, is also active in Rocket League, Trackmania and Rainbow Six Siege. Teams BDS has been part of the LEC since June 2021. In July 2023, the organization announced that they had signed the team “SeaPandas” and that they would henceforth compete as BDS Valkyres. Top - Sea Jungle - Aly Mid - Sashy Bot - Nenris Support - Evalunna

Vitality Rising Bees

The Rising Bees are part of Team Vitality. Besides League of Legends, Vitality is also active in Valorant, CS:GO, Call of Duty Mobile and Rocket League. In League of Legends, they competes in the LEC and LFL. Since April 2023, the organisation has a female team, the "Rising Bees". Top - CrowMac Jungle - Karina Mid - TIFA Bot - Viki Support - Indifferent

MAD Lions KOI Femenino

In 2024, the organization MAD Lions KOI from Spain also signed a female team in League of Legends for the first time. They are active with a team in the LEC and already have a Valorant Game Changers team. Top - FengDere Jungle - Delicate Mid - Vixen Bot - Stratospanda Support - Pjush

NNOwO

The eSports organization NNO has been competing in the Prime League DIV. 1 since 2023. The abbreviation NNO stands for NoNeedOrga. For a long time, the team consisted of the well-known League of Legends streamers Daniel "Broeki" Broekmann, Frederik "NoWay" Hinteregger, Niklot "Tolkin" Stüber, Muhammed "Agurin" Kocak and Lukas "Karni" Steininger.

Solary Académie

Solary is a French eSports organization that currently competes in the LFL with its main team. In addition to League of Legends, Solary is also active in eSports titles such as Fortnite, Rocket League, Hearthstone, Trackmania and TFT, among others. Top - Yukiko Jungle - Shirayuki Mid - Lilium Bot - Asyris Support - Aos Si

Team GO Aurora

Team GO, formerly GamerOrigin, is a French eSports organization that was founded back in February 2011. The organization has been competing in League of Legends with its own female team since June 2023. Top - Sanah Jungle - Trez Mid - Lilith Bot - Cosmïc Support - Kyanna

FAQs about the Equal eSports Cup

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Highlights Equal eSports Cup 2023

Equal eSports Cup Standings

This is how the current standing is looking like: