10.11.2017
Meet the CS:GO broadcast team for Intel® Extreme Masters Oakland!
These are the faces and voices who will be bringing you all the action live from the tournament.

IEM Oakland is looming on the horizon as the tournament begins next week! Twelve of the world's best CS:GO teams ready themselves to compete for the coveted trophy, lion's share of the US$300,000 prize pool, and a win counting towards the US$1,000,000 Intel Grand Slam.

Broadcast team

With the event's stacked team lineup, we can expect exciting matches and tons of thrilling action, all of which will be brought to you by none other than:

Main stream

  • Desk Host: Alex "Machine" Richardson
  • Stage Host: OJ Borg
  • Interviewer: Tres "Stunna" Saranthus
  • Analyst: Chad "SPUNJ" Burchill
  • Analyst: Janko "YNk" Paunovic
  • Analyst: Jordan "n0thing" Gilbert
  • Commentator: Henry "HenryG" Greer
  • Commentator: Matthew "Sadokist" Trivett
  • Commentator: Harry Russell
  • Commentator: Jason "Moses" O'Toole
  • Commentator: John "Blu" Mullen
  • Commentator: James "JamezIRL" Macaulay
  • Observer: Heather "Sapphire" Garozzo
  • Observer: DJ "Prius" Kuntz
  • Observer: Efren Chuong

See you in the Bay Area!

Intel® Extreme Masters Oakland returns to the Bay Area and Oracle Arena on November 18-19 with the world's top teams competing for the coveted trophy, a US$300,000 prize pool, and a win counting towards the Intel Grand Slam.

Winning IEM Oakland counts towards the Intel Grand Slam: a new system that awards a US$1,000,000 prize to the team that has won four out of the last ten $200,000 events held between DreamHack and ESL. So far, SK Gaming, G2 Esports, and FaZe Clan are in the lead with their wins at the recent ESL One Cologne 2017, DreamHack Masters Malmo and ESL One New York respectively. IEM Oakland comes in as the fourth event.

Nothing beats the unforgettable experience of watching the world's best teams compete live in a legendary stadium. Don't miss out on this unique opportunity and join us at the Oracle Arena on November 18-19 - secure yourself a ticket today! And don't forget to follow IEM on both Twitter and Facebook for further tournament updates.