Namibian e-sports athletes ready for global games

28 September 2021 | Sports

On Thursday (30 September) at 18:30, Namibian e-sports athletes will battle it out during the Global Regional Games for their spot at the IESF 13th Esports World Championship global finals which will take place in Eilat, Israel in November.
In CS:GO, Namibia will be represented by Andries “Fluye” Wahl (captain), Ezee “TheEzZ” Viljoen, Ilario “NoWher3” Izaks, Pieter “P9T” Kok, and Talon “Shackles” Izaks. They will go head-to-head with Team South Africa and the winner will have their spot in the limelight.
Namibia’s Tekken athlete Matias “Kandali” Fillemon, has his work cut out for him as he challenges top athletes from Congo, Djibouti and South Africa to be one of the two athletes from the African region to go through to the global finals.
Representing Namibia in eFootball PES 2021, Rashaad “Jinx” Matjila will have to fight his way through Congo, Senegal and South Africa to secure his position as one of the two athletes from the African region in the global finals.
NESA wishes each athlete the best of luck with the challenge ahead and we know they will make us proud!
The Namibian Electronic Sports Association (NESA) thanks all the sponsors involved, namely Logitech G, Nanodog, and Future CC, as well as all the volunteers assisting in making this event possible.
More information on the IESF’s 13th Esports World Championship can be found online at:
Links for the footage of the Global Regional Games will be shared on NESA’s social media platforms.

Similar News

 

Special Olympic nationals one for the books

6 days ago - 21 October 2021 | Sports

The power that sport has to break down barriers was evident as the final instalment Special Olympics Namibia (SON) national sports that took place at...

Spanish support for school sports

6 days ago - 21 October 2021 | Sports

Following a request to Spanish ambassador Antonio Javier Romera Pintor by Windhoek mayor Job Amupanda earlier this year about a collaboration with the municipality and...

The Dash is a go!

1 week ago - 19 October 2021 | Sports

With only 50 days to go, the Nedbank Desert Dash returns for its 17th consecutive year on Friday, 10 December.The cycling event, taking place under...

Futsal a go

2 weeks ago - 13 October 2021 | Sports

The new season of the Futsal Namibia kicks off its league activities at the Windhoek show grounds in the capital on Friday.The league, which comprised...

Swimmers in top shape

2 weeks ago - 13 October 2021 | Sports

Swimmers in the first Bank Windhoek Long Course Gala of the season put in great performances last weekend.Aqua Swimming and Fitness’ Lorenzo Esterhuizen achieved nine...

UNAM victorious

2 weeks ago - 10 October 2021 | Sports

The University of Namibia (UNAM) Rugby Club are back to their winning ways after beating their cross-town rivals Western Suburbs 36-29 at the UNAM Sports...

Paving the way to Israel

2 weeks ago - 08 October 2021 | Sports

Namibian Esport athletes went head-to-head with countries in the African region during the Global Regional Games for the chance to participate in IESF’s 13th Esports...

Bokomo shooting for goals

2 weeks ago - 07 October 2021 | Sports

Bokomo Namibia announced that they are now the official sponsor of the Sport Klub Windhoek ’s (SKW) and the Swakopmund Football Club (SFC) Youth Football...

Swimmers ready to compete this weekend

2 weeks ago - 07 October 2021 | Sports

Four teams comprising 100 swimmers take part in the 2021 Bank Windhoek National Long Course Gala tomorrow (Friday, 8 October) and Saturday at the Olympia...

Teeing off for a good cause

3 weeks ago - 06 October 2021 | Sports

The University of Namibia (UNAM) recently held its annual Chancellor’s Charity Golf Day to raise funds for its Students’ Financial Assistance Fund while also providing...

Latest News

More Pfizer BioNTech arrives

3 hours ago | Health

The United States government donated 124 000 doses of the Pfizer BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine to Namibia. The vaccines arrived last Friday, following the first consignment...

Smart strategies for sellers

4 hours ago | Life Style

Putting a home on the market can be stressful, and it can be difficult to make objective decisions when it matters most.Adrian Goslett, Regional Director...

Influencer programme generates great interest

4 hours ago | Tourism

Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) collaborated with ten social media influencers on its first-ever social media influencer programme, to create awareness of its resorts to a...

Township women learn to sew

6 hours ago | Social Issues

Twenty-eight Windhoek women recently successfully completed a three-month sewing course at the City of Windhoek (CoW).The course was conducted at the UN Plaza Community Hall...

Shoes heading to Omaheke

7 hours ago | Social Issues

Project Never Walk Alone (PNWA), led by Tim Ekandjo, announced the distribution of the second batch of 1300 pairs of shoes to the needy in...

Creating solutions

1 day - 26 October 2021 | Environment

Namibia is known for its pristine environment and landscapes that attract substantial tourists; therefore, the lack of solid waste management if unattended may lead to...

MICT's say on SIM card...

1 day - 26 October 2021 | Technology

Following government’s policy directive that all SIM cards in Namibia must be registered, the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (MICT) said that after consultations...

Masks, gowns for Health

1 day - 26 October 2021 | Health

When the third Covid wave hit Namibia, the request for assistance was also heard by Support Ulm e.V. in Germany, and Prof. Dr. Heinz Maier,...

Green, inclusive development to rebuild...

1 day - 26 October 2021 | International

Development cooperation is an important cornerstone of the German-Namibian partnership, as was highlighted by the visit of the German delegation of the Federal Ministry for...

Load More