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Fnatic is a professional esports organization founded in 2004, where they have their headquarters in London. They managed to spread their esports presence on various games such as Counter-Strike, League of Legends, Dota…and so on.
The team started its activity in CS:GO back in 2012(being active in CS 1.6 before) and were famous all across the globe as one of the best teams in the business.
Fnatic has an amazing and rare achievement, being a proud holder of three Major Championship titles, with two of them being consecutive (Only beaten by Astralis‘ 4 major titles).
The biggest proof of how big and important they are in esports universe is the fact that their players attend more than 75 events per year, representing the name of their team in more than 25 countries.
They have a large number of followers based on social media, with 1,200,000 people behind them. Not many teams can brag with numbers like that.
It would take a couple of pages to tell the story about their success and victories, so here are a few of their biggest ones:
In 2013, the team went on to take the 1st place in DreamHack Winter 2013 by defeating Ninjas in Pyjamas.
They went on a rampage in the year 2015, winning another 1st place in ESL One: Katowice 2015.
In July of the same year, they won ESL ESEA Pro League Season 1 – finals, by defeating Cloud9.
Then came ESL One: Cologne 2015 – you can guess, another 1st place.
After that tournament, they continued with their furious run, winning the 1st place in FACEIT 2015 Stage 3 Finals.
Then came ESL ESEA PRO League Season 2 Finals where they managed to beat Natus Vincere and take the championship home.
The next year started in the same fashion, as they won StarLadder i-League StarSeries XIV.
Two months later, it was Intel Extreme Masters X – World Championship, where they also managed to defeat the competition and take the 1st place.
There were two more major tournaments they’ve won in 2018 – Intel Extreme Masters XII – World championship and World Electronic Sports Games.
Fnatic will always be known as one of the greatest teams of all time, and they still keep being relevant as a world-class team to this day.