k1ck eSports Club

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Total Earnings:
$28,669
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Created:
1998

K1CK is a gaming organization founded on 11th of October 1998 that supports teams in Counter Strike: Global Offensive, DotA2, League of Legends, Hearthstone, Starcraft II, FIFA and Overwatch. Coming near the 700 awards[1] milestone (over 400 for finishing in first place), this is the most awarded Iberian eSports organization ever.

History[edit]

eSports nowadays are an important part of people's lives. Such as Sports evolved and became a worldwide phenomena, the Electronic Sports are on that route and gathering support at a faster pace. K1ck eSports Club is a pioneer in Portugal and the second oldest European organization in activity, only surpassed by SK Gaming founded in 1997.

The K1ck eSports Club Association started its activity in September 2005 and it was registered as a result of the online gaming club founded on October 1998, K1ck. Usually found performing in the many LAN tournaments that take place around the world, mainly in LAN Parties, K1ck are the first Portuguese eSports Association legally registered and in activity that evolved from an online gaming club.

Also playing and participating in tournaments that take place in the Internet, K1ck conquered the first medal of the Portuguese Electronic eSports in the biggest European and World competitions, WCG and ESWC. This was achieved in March 2006 in the SEC2006[2] (European Championships) that took place in Hannover during the CeBit. In 2007 they have established a difficult to achieve record, contributing with 11 players for the 11 available spots in the Portuguese national representation at Seattle for the World Cyber Games, therefore making it an all-K1ck Portuguese representation[3]. Winner of Dreamhack on Tour Valencia Counter-Strike 1.6[4] tournament in 2011, along with 2 victories in Dreamhack Winter for Need For Speed and World in Conflict in 2006 and 2007 respectively, the K1ck CS:GO squad is the most famous and representative team in the Club, having achieved the 9th position in the top 20 CS:GO World Ranking[5] by ESEA in April 2013.

The K1ck eSports Club Association has several members from many nations within its ranks and always plays most of the successful games that can be found in worldwide competitions, in a serious and professional way, giving a valid contribution to the eSports community.

Timeline[edit]

Player Roster[edit]

Active[edit]

Active Squad
ID Name Join Date
Portugal million Pedro Teixeira 2017-01-22 [18]

Former[edit]

Former Squad
ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team
Portugal syon Diogo Oliveira 2017-09-09 [23] 2017-12-11 [27]
Portugal vts Rui Soares 2017-09-09 [23] 2017-12-11 [27]
Portugal SOULZOR Humberto Monteiro 2017-10-15 [25] 2017-12-11 [27]
Former Players
ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team
Portugal dixon Diogo Santos 2017-10-15 [25] 2017-11-30 [26] HEXAGONE eSports
Portugal dvn Miguel Madureira 2017-09-09 [23] 2017-10-15 [25]
Portugal wrecky Filipe Martins 2017-09-09 [23] 2017-10-15 [25]
Portugal rmn Ricardo Oliveira 2017-01-22 [18] 2017-09-11 [24] Giants Gaming
Portugal MUTiRiS Christopher Fernandes 2017-01-22 [18] 2017-08-31 [21] Giants Gaming
Portugal KillDream Joao Ferreira 2017-04-14 [19] 2017-??-?? [22] Team Heretics
Brazil Horvy João Horvath 2017-01-22 [18] 2017-08-10 [20] Immortals
Portugal syon Diogo Oliveira 2017-01-22 [18] 2017-04-14 [19]
Former Squad
ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team
Portugal ZELIN Luís Lousada 2016-09-08 [17] 2017-01-22 [18] Team Alientech
Portugal zpr Luís Marques 2016-09-08 [17] 2017-01-22 [18] Team Alientech
Portugal zlynx Ricardo Matos 2016-09-08 [17] 2017-01-22 [18] Team Alientech
Portugal JUST Tiago Moura 2016-09-08 [17] 2017-01-22 [18] Team Alientech
Portugal panda Flávio Salgueiro 2016-09-08 [17] 2017-01-22 [18] Team Alientech
Former Players
ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team
Portugal rmn Ricardo Oliveira 2015-11-23 [12] 2016-09-08 [17] k1ck eSports Club
Portugal mUttt Christopher Fernandes 2015-11-23 [12] 2016-06-20 [15] k1ck eSports.es
Portugal zpr Luis Marques 2015-05-14 [8] 2016-06-20 [15] k1ck eSports Club
Portugal Pizituh Filipe Pires 2015-08-18 [10] 2016-06-20 [15] Team Alientech
Spain bladE Glader Barcena 2016-05-04 [14] 2016-06-?? k1ck eSports.es
Portugal riis3d Bruno Melo 2016-01-29 [13] 2016-05-04 [14]
Portugal JUST Tiago Moura 2015-10-?? 2016-01-29 [13] 3R2L
Portugal Rub3nix (Coach) Rúben Santos 2015-11-23 [12] 2016-01-25 [28] Team Império Multimédia
Portugal riis3d Bruno Melo 2015-08-24 [11] 2015-10-?? k1ck eSports Club
Portugal Rub3nix Rúben Santos 2015-08-18 [10] 2015-11-23 [12] k1ck eSports Club
Portugal defaulTt Ricardo Cardoso 2015-05-14 [8] 2015-11-23 [12] 3R2L
Portugal SHOUW Rui Reis 2015-08-06 [9] 2015-08-24 [11] Galatics Esports Club
Portugal zlynx Ricardo Matos 2015-05-14 [8] 2015-08-18 [10] Team Alientech
Portugal ZELIN Luís Lousada 2015-05-14 [8] 2015-08-18 [10] Team Alientech
Portugal JUST Tiago Moura 2015-05-14 [8] 2015-08-06 [9] k1ck eSports Club


Former Squad
ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team
Portugal mUttt Christopher Fernandes 2009-02-20 2015-05-01 [7] Team Alientech.Black
Portugal rmn Ricardo Oliveira 2013-05-12 2015-05-01 [7] Team Alientech.Black
Portugal KillDreaM João Ferreira 2013-11-21 2015-05-01 [7] Team Alientech.Black
Portugal AIm Ricardo Almeida 2015-02-18 [6] 2015-05-01 [7] Team Alientech.Black
Portugal portelito João Portela 2015-04-25 2015-05-01 [7] Team Alientech.Black
Former Players
ID Name Join Date Leave Date New Team
Portugal fox Ricardo Pacheco 2007-04-10 2015-04-26 Team Kinguin
Portugal riis3d Bruno Melo 2014-09-11 2015-02-18 [6] Team Alientech.Black
Portugal SHOUW Ruis Reis 2014-04-16 2014-09-11 For The Win eSports
Portugal sillerhw Fábio Fernandes 2014-02-17 2014-04-16
Portugal AIm Ricardo Almeida 2013-11-05 2014-02-17 3R2L
Spain Aguila Xavi Casals 2013-08-25 2013-11-21 ASES e-Sports Club
Brazil coachi Hélder Santos 2013-09-18 2013-11-05
Retired
Spain Vis Vicens González 2013-08-25 2013-09-18
Portugal iNsideR Frederico Costa 2013-06-22 2013-08-25 bulletsrage.pro
Portugal n3w Fábio Teixeira 2013-06-11 2013-08-25
Portugal n0rx Mário Pacheco 2013-05-12 2013-06-22 madjicK Gaming
Portugal iNsideR Frederico Costa 2012-09-15 2013-06-11 k1ck eSports Club
Portugal emotioN Rui Sousa 2013-01-07 2013-05-12
Portugal n3w Fábio Teixeira 2012-09-15 2013-05-12 k1ck eSports Club
Portugal Fyx Mário Rodrigues 2012-09-15 2013-01-07 Pirates eSports

Team achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Results Prize
2017-05-07 A22nd A3Minor 4Gamers OMEN CS:GO Masters - Lisbon 0 : 2 $2,200
2017-04-23 A11st A3Minor Minho Electronic Esports Cup 2 : 0 $1,072
2016-12-10 A22nd A3Minor AlienTech League Season 2 - Finals 0 : 3 $2,281.11
2016-11-19 A11st A3Minor xfunction Champions Series 2016 - Finals 2 : 0 $1,386
2016-04-10 A11st A3Minor AlienTech League Season 1 - Finals 3 : 1 $4,562.22
2015-11-22 A22nd A3Minor Alientech AllStars #1 0 : 2 $1,591.5
2015-04-06 A33rd A3Minor Multiplay Insomnia 54 0 : 2 $1,791.52
2014-12-21 A11st A3Minor xFunction Masters I $1,100.7
2013-06-21 A33 - 4th A2Major DreamHack Valencia 2013 1 : 2 $650
2013-04-13 A55 - 8th A1Premier EMS One Spring Season 0 : 2 $2,000
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

References[edit]

  1. http://awards.k1ck.com
  2. http://www.prleap.com/pr/29780/k1ck-esports-club-bronze-medal-at-sec- 2006
  3. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9pWgB01x3x0
  4. http://www.arenazero.net/noticias/dreamhack-south-europe-k1ck-campeon
  5. http://news.esea.net/csgo/index.php?s=news&d=comments&id=12668
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Luis "MIRAA" Mira (2015-02-18). "k1ck confirm AIm deal". HLTV.
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 7.4 7.5 Luis "MIRAA" Mira (2015-05-01). "k1ck lose team to Alientech". HLTV.
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.4 8.5 Luis "MIRAA" Mira (2015-05-14). "k1ck reveal new team". HLTV.
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Luis "MIRAA" Mira (2015-08-06). "SHOUW returns in k1ck". HLTV.
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 10.3 10.4 Luis "MIRAA" Mira (2015-08-18). "AlienTech land k1ck duo". HLTV.
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 "k1ck in CEVO Season 8". k1ck eSports Club. 2016-08-24.
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 12.3 12.4 12.5 "Mut and Rmn return to K1ck". k1ck.com. 2015-11-24.
  13. 13.0 13.1 13.2 MIRAA (2016-01-29). "riis3d returns to k1ck". HLTV.
  14. 14.0 14.1 14.2 kazac (2016-05-04). "K1CK com troca no seu quinteto " [k1ck with a change] (in Portugal Portuguese). Fraglider.
  15. 15.0 15.1 15.2 15.3 João Ferreira (2016-06-20). "K1CK reduzidos a 1 jogador * " [K1CK reduced to 1 player] (in Portugal Portuguese). Fraglider.
  16. Spirit (2016-07-05). "One for one in k1ck CS:GO". k1ck eSports Club.
  17. 17.0 17.1 17.2 17.3 17.4 17.5 17.6 Tugamars (2016-07-05). "K1CK novamente com CS:GO em Portugal". fraglider.pt.
  18. 18.00 18.01 18.02 18.03 18.04 18.05 18.06 18.07 18.08 18.09 18.10 "K1ck presents CS:GO team". k1ck.com. 2017-01-22.
  19. 19.0 19.1 19.2 kazac (2017-04-14). "KillDreaM de regresso aos K1CK! " [KillDreaM returns to K1CK] (in Portugal Portuguese). Fraglider.
  20. 20.0 20.1 Horvy (2017-08-10). "Horvy is released". Twitter.
  21. 21.0 21.1 "Mutiris nuevo jugador de Giants PVP.ME " [Mutiris new player of Giants] (in Spain Spanish). giantsgaming.pro. 2017-08-31.
  22. 22.0 22.1 "K1ck accept MUTiRiS offer". HLTV. 2017-09-01.
  23. 23.0 23.1 23.2 23.3 23.4 "k1ck lineup". 2017-09-09.
  24. 24.0 24.1 "Ricardo “Rmn” Oliveira cierra nuestra plantilla de CS.GO" (in Spain Spanish). giantsgaming.pro. 2017-09-11.
  25. 25.0 25.1 25.2 25.3 25.4 Francisco Coimbra (2017-10-15). "K1CK adicionam dixon e SOULZOOR " [K1CK adds dixon and SOULZOOR] (in Portugal Portuguese). defs.pt.
  26. 26.0 26.1 "Dixon é o novo jogador da Hexagone eSports " [Dixon is the new player of Hexagone eSports] (in Portugal Portuguese). RTP Arena. 2017-10-15.
  27. 27.0 27.1 27.2 27.3 kazac (2017-12-11). "Equipa de CS:GO dos K1CK chega ao fim " [K1CK CS:GO team comes to an end] (in Portugal Portuguese). Fraglider.
  28. "Presenting Rub3nix" (in Portugal Portuguese). Team Team Império Multimédia. 2016-01-25.