The Brazilians of SK Gaming have claimed the inaugural IEM Sydney title, cementing themselves as once again amongst the best Counter-Strike: Global Offensive sides in the world.
SK defeated the surging FaZe Clan in the final 3-1 to win the $100,000 first prize.
Brazilians Prove Unstoppable At Australian Counter-Strike Tournament
Digital viewership numbers are prone to hyperbole, but it’s clear that some esports have a worldwide audience that ought to generate many times the revenue they currently do.
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