28.06.2005 - Copenhagen
Sennheiser Communications A/S is pleased to announce a new sponsorship deal with Portugal's best CounterStrike team Royal Flush. They are the first professional e-sports team in Portugal, whereby their players receive financial support in order to be able to game full-time. Since the team's creation in May 2005, they have not lost a single official match.
After winning the ESWC online pre-qualifier, their next achievement was a flawless victory at the ESWC final qualifier at Portugal. With this win, they have qualified to take part in the EWSC finals in Paris. Other important events Royal Flush will attend this summer include the GameGune in Spain and regional events.
Some of their players are well known in the gaming community, due to quality performances under the clan tag 5Giants, who managed to strike up a 6th place in CPL London 2004. To get to know all the players, here a few basics:
foxj: a world class player who was invited to play for diverse clans such as 4Kings (UK) and x6tence (Spain)
judice: the best team leader in Portugal and one of the countries best players. Has played at various international tournaments like ESWC, CPL, and WCG.
insider: one of the most skilled players in Portugal. He is the player with the most international tournament experience within Portugal.
gringo: was the Most Valued Player at the ESWC Portuguese final and is a great asset to the team.
tommy: another great young player with amazing potential a superb asset to the team.