The Game Awards esports winners 2019: All the results

The Game Awards esports winners 2019 have been announced, here are the best in the world!

The Game Awards 2019 esports winners have been announced letting us know who fans (and Geoff Keighley) think are the best gamers, teams and casters of the year. There are a few surprises in here, including ... so check out all the results below, along with all the nominees they were up against in each category.

Best Esports Game 

Winner: League of Legends – Riot Games


  • Counter-Strike: Global Offensive – Valve
  • Dota 2 – Valve
  • Fortnite – Epic Games
  • Overwatch – Blizzard Entertainment

Best Esports Player

Winner: Kyle "Bugha" Giersdorf (Sentinels, Fortnite)


  • Lee "Faker" Sang-hyeok (SK Telecom T1, League of Legends)
  • Luka "Perkz" Perkovic (G2 Esports, League of Legends)
  • Oleksandr "S1mple" Kostyliev (Natus Vincere, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive)
  • Jay "Sinatraa" Won (San Francisco Shock, Overwatch League)

Best Esports Team

Winner: G2 Esports (League of Legends)


  • Astralis (Counter-Strike: Global Offensive)
  • OG (Dota 2)
  • San Francisco Shock (Overwatch League)
  • Team Liquid (Counter-Strike: Global Offensive)

Best Esports Coach

Winner: Danny "Zonic" Sørensen (Astralis, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive)


  • Eric "adreN" Hoag (Team Liquid, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive)
  • Nu-ri "Cain" Jang (Team Liquid, League of Legends)
  • Fabian "GrabbZ" Lohmann (G2 Esports, League of Legends)
  • Kim "Kkoma" Jeong-gyun (SK Telecom T1, League of Legends)
  • Titouan "Sockshka" Merloz (OG, Dota 2)

Best Esports Event

Winner: 2019 League of Legends World Championship


  • 2019 Overwatch League Grand Finals
  • EVO 2019
  • Fortnite World Cup
  • IEM Katowice 2019
  • The International 2019

Best Esports Host

Winner: Eefje "Sjokz" Depoortere


  • Alex "Goldenboy" Mendez
  • Alex "Machine" Richardson
  • Duan "Candice" Yu-Shuang
  • Paul "Redeye" Chaloner

Those are all The Game Awards 2019 esports winners and nominees. If you want to know more about all the games revealed and teased at The Game Awards 2019, check out the rest of our coverage.


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