Championship Gaming Series

Prize Money Awarded:
$2,246,743.82 From 23 Tournaments
Recorded Date Range:
2006-07-22 to

The Championship Gaming Series was an international electronic sports league based in the United States of America, though it had expanded to every continent except Antarctica for Season Two before being abruptly discontinued.

The league was founded in 2007 and was owned and operated by DirecTV in association with British Sky Broadcasting and STAR TV (Asia).

It was announced on November 18, 2008 that the Championship Gaming Series would be ceasing operations.

Top Players


 Player IDPlayer NameTotal (League)
1.United States Black MambaJeremy Florence$75,000.00
2.United Kingdom DaveyskillsDavid Kelly$69,500.00
3.Canada GrtGarett Bambrough$65,000.00
4.United Kingdom PicasoDean Sutton$62,500.00
5.United States tr1pCorey Dodd$60,000.00
6.Canada anomalyAndrew Brock$57,000.00
7.United Kingdom BazzaMichael Barrett$57,000.00
8.United Kingdom MangiacapraMarc Mangiacapra$57,000.00
9.United Kingdom MessyDeng, Ming Zhi$57,000.00
10.United Kingdom ptPete Wright$57,000.00
11.United Kingdom RattlesnKSam Gawn$57,000.00
12.United States Kasumi ChanMarjorie Bartell$55,000.00
13.United States chomprWesley Cwiklo$52,500.00
14.United States JaSoN-XJason Exelby$52,500.00
15.Canada shaGuarGriffin Benger$52,500.00
16.Canada bl00dsh0tMatt Stevenson$50,000.00
17.Canada LaRiPasha Lari$50,000.00
18.United Kingdom Sarah LouSarah Harrison$50,000.00
19.United Kingdom wEZElliot Welsh$50,000.00
20.United Kingdom wilzOOOJames Wilson$50,000.00
21.United States PhantoMJoe Tackett$32,000.00
22.United States daffstaChad White$22,000.00
23.United States DevourSam Chamma$22,000.00
24.United States MasternookMark Torrez$22,000.00
25.United States MystikKatherine Gunn$22,000.00


Top Games


 Game NamePrize Money
1.» Counter-Strike: Source$982,500.00
2.» Dead or Alive 4$423,000.00
3.» Forza Motorsport 2$222,000.00
4.» Project Gotham Racing 3$196,000.00
5.» FIFA 07$100,500.00


Online/LAN Breakdown


LocationPrize Money% of Total
Online Only$0.000.00%
Offline/LAN$2,246,743.82100.00%

Top Countries


 Country NamePrize Money
1.United States United States$810,249.99
2.United Kingdom United Kingdom$659,339.63
3.Canada Canada$301,500.00
4.Sweden Sweden$86,915.60
5.Mexico Mexico$64,500.00
6.Singapore Singapore$53,000.00
7.Australia Australia$45,000.00
8.Netherlands Netherlands$29,946.56
9.France France$26,249.99
10.Ukraine Ukraine$17,000.00