Cyberathlete Professional League

Prize Money Awarded:
$4,044,190.12 From 110 Tournaments
Recorded Date Range:
1998-07-23 to

The Cyberathlete Professional League (CPL), founded on June 27, 1997 by gaming entrepreneur Angel Munoz, is a professional sports tournament organization specializing in computer and console video game competitions.

Launched in Dallas, Texas, the CPL is considered the pioneer in professional video game tournaments, which have been held in the US, Europe, Latin America, Australia and Asia. The CPL has distributed more than US$3,000,000 in cash prizes.

In 2008 the CPL annouced it would cease operations, but was later bought by an investment group in Abu Dabi. In 2010 it was announced that WoLong Ventures PTE acquired the CPL. Since then the CPL has continued running eSports, but only in China.

Top Players


 Player IDPlayer NameTotal (League)
1.United States Fatal1tyJohnathan Wendel$348,026.97
2.Netherlands Vo0Sander Kaasjager$225,500.00
3.Italy stermyAlessandro Avallone$115,800.00
4.Germany ZyZBenjamin Bohrmann$107,651.07
5.Sweden ZtriderAlex Ingarv$75,000.00
6.Italy BoomsVincenzo D'Aurelio$49,200.00
7.Sweden PottiTommy Ingemarsson$46,506.11
8.Sweden HeatoNEmil Christensen$46,275.28
9.United States wombatMark Larsen$44,975.00
10.Sweden ahlMichael Korduner$44,504.04
11.Sweden JagadHenrik Dahl$42,000.00
12.Canada gellehsakAndrew Ryder$36,750.00
13.Norway elemeNtOla Moum$36,403.28
14.Germany StelamStephan Lammert$35,675.00
15.Sweden FiskerChrister Eriksson$33,293.55
16.Sweden tRONicFredrik Håkansson$31,900.00
17.United States OGRE2Tom Ryan$30,750.00
18.Norway XeqtRJørgen Johannessen$29,954.87
19.United States MakaveliVictor Cuadra$27,300.00
20.United States ZeRo4John Hill$25,800.00
21.Canada 4 GloryMarc-Andre Messier$25,500.00
22.Sweden vesslanJohan Ryman$23,768.22
23.United States czmPaul Nelson$23,000.00
24.United States terry15Terry Lindle$20,500.00
25.Sweden HybJohan Carlund$20,152.84


Top Games


 Game NamePrize Money
1.» Counter-Strike$1,496,345.61
2.» Painkiller$1,005,000.00
3.» Quake III Arena$409,103.01
4.» World in Conflict$280,000.00
5.» F.E.A.R.$177,500.00


Online/LAN Breakdown


LocationPrize Money% of Total
Online Only$0.000.00%
Offline/LAN$4,044,190.12100.00%

Top Countries


 Country NamePrize Money
1.United States United States$1,231,577.98
2.Sweden Sweden$798,249.01
3.Germany Germany$295,180.75
4.Netherlands Netherlands$242,706.33
5.Italy Italy$235,625.00
6.Canada Canada$152,674.99
7.Norway Norway$144,865.57
8.United Kingdom United Kingdom$112,916.54
9.Brazil Brazil$68,899.72
10.China China$66,727.28