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UPDATED - All the results from Week 5 of the tournament now included.

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Our Overwatch League 2019 guide contains the Season 2 schedule and team list, with start times for the PT, ET, GMT and CET timezones.

The 2019 season of the Overwatch League is very nearly upon us, with the first matches scheduled to take place a little later on today. It's exciting times for those of us who've been waiting for Season 2 of the game's top-tier action to finally get under way!

To help you stay on top of the tournament, we've put together a comprehensive guide that we think should contain everything you need to know about Overwatch League in 2019. We've got a breakdown of all the teams - old and new - who'll be taking part in the competition, as well as a schedule of upcoming matches.

Starting tomorrow, we'll also be adding in results of every match and maintaining an up to date breakdown of the live standings. We're also going to be exploring some of the highlights of the biggest matches in breakout articles, so keep an eye on the homepage for more insight into the League.

We'll also be digging out catch-up video where it becomes available from official Overwatch League sources. We'll drop links to those pages throughout the guide, so that you can get up to speed on any of the key matches that you might have missed.

UPDATE - 18th March 2019

Week 5 of Overwatch League 2019 is over and the full results are in. You'll find them in the results section, just below the standings. The next stage sees the top 8 teams - so far - compete in a bonus Playoff Stage, scheduled to take place this coming weekend.

Overwatch League Stream

All matches will be streamed on the Overwatch League's official Twitch channel. Here's an embed so you can get stuck in right away.

Overwatch League Schedule - Stage Playoffs

The next phase of the competition is the Stage Playoffs. Pairings have not yet been confirmed from the Top 8 Standings (see further down the page), but here are the start times on each day:

Thursday 21st March

  • 5:00pm PT / 8:00pm ET / 1:00am GMT / 2:00am CET
  • 7:00pm PT / 10:00pm ET / 3:00am GMT / 4:00am CET

Friday 22nd March

  • 5:00pm PT / 8:00pm ET / 1:00am GMT / 2:00am CET
  • 7:00pm PT / 10:00pm ET / 3:00am GMT / 4:00am CET

Saturday 23rd March

  • 11:00am PT / 2:00pm ET / 7:00pm GMT / 8:00pm CET
  • 2:00pm PT / 5:00pm ET / 10:00pm GMT / 11:00pm CET

Sunday 24th March

  • 11:00am PT / 2:00pm ET / 7:00pm GMT / 8:00pm CET

Standings

The standings after Week 4 of OWL 2019 have now been confirmed. We'll update this section again next week, once another full week of play is behind us:

Stage One Standings

PositionTeamWonLostMatches PlayedMap (Won-Loss-Tie)
1Vancouver Titans70724-6-0
2New York Excelsior70722-6-1
3Philadelphia Fusion52717-12-1
4Toronto Defiant52716-11-2
5Atlanta Reign43718-12-0
6San Francisco Shock43717-12-0
6Seoul Dynasty43716-11-1
8Boston Uprising43716-13-1

Stage Playoffs Cutoff

PositionTeamWonLostMatches PlayedMap (Won-Loss-Tie)
9Dallas Fuel43715-15-0
10Los Angeles Gladiators34714-13-2
11Guangzhou Charge34715-16-0
12Houston Outlaws34713-16-1
13Hangzhou Spark34712-16-1
13Shanghai Dragons34713-17-0
13London Spitfire34712-16-2
16Chengdu Hunters34712-20-0
16Paris Eternal3479-17-2
18Washington Justice1679-20-1
19Florida Mayhem1679-21-1
20Los Angeles Valiant07710-19-2

Results

In this section you'll be able to find all the results from the OWL 2019 as they happen:

WEEK FIVE

Saturday 16th March 2019

Team 1Team 2ResultPTETGMTCET
Washington JusticeParis Eternal1-211:00am2:00pm7:00pm8:00pm
London SpitfireSeoul Dynasty0-312:30pm3:30pm8:30pm9:30pm
Boston UprisingDallas Fuel3-22:00pm5:00pm10:00pm11:00pm
Atlanta ReignChengdu Hunters2-33:30pm6:30pm11:30pm00:30am

Sunday 17th March 2019

Team 1Team 2ResultPTETGMTCET
Philadelphia FusionParis Eternal3-111:00am2:00pm7:00pm8:00pm
Washington JusticeFloriday Mayhem3-212:30pm3:30pm8:30pm9:30pm
Houston OutlawsAtlanta Reign1-32:00pm5:00pm10:00pm11:00pm
Guangzhou ChargeVancouver Titans0-43:30pm6:30pm11:30pm00:30am

WEEK FOUR

Thursday 7th March 2019

Team 1Team 2Result
Atlanta ReignLos Angeles Gladiators0-4
Los Angeles ValiantPhiladelphia Fusion2-3
Toronto DefiantChengdu Hunters3-1

Friday 8th March 2019

Team 1Team 2Result
Paris EternalVancouver Titans0-4
New York ExcelsiorSan Francisco Shock4-0
Dallas FuelShanghai Dragons4-0

Saturday 9th March 2019

Team 1Team 2Result
Los Angeles ValiantHouston Outlaws1-2
Seoul DynastyWashington Justice3-1
Guangzhou ChargeLos Angeles Gladiators1-3
Hangzhou SparkToronto Defiant0-3

Sunday 10th March 2019

Team 1Team 2Result
Paris EternalSan Francisco Shock1-3
London SpitfireShanghai Dragons2-3
Florida MayhemBoston Uprising0-4
Vancouver TitansChengdu Hunters3-2

WEEK THREE

Thursday 28th March 2019

Team 1Team 2Result
Washington JusticePhiladelphia Fusion1-3
Seoul DynastyBoston Uprising1-3
Florida MayhemGuangzhou Charge2-3
San Francisco ShockHangzhou Spark3-1

Friday 1st March 2019

Team 1Team 2Result
Los Angeles GladiatorsLondon Spitfire1-2
Toronto DefiantNew York Excelsior1-3
Vancouver TitansLos Angeles Valiant3-1
Shanghai DragonsChengdu Hunters4-0

Saturday 2nd March 2019

Team 1Team 2Result
Paris EternalAtlanta Reign0-4
Florida MayhemHouston Outlaws1-3
San Francisco ShockWashington Justice4-0
Shanghai DragonsDallas Fuel2-3

Sunday 3rd March 2019

Team 1Team 2Result
Boston UprisingToronto Defiant1-3
Hangzhou SparkLos Angeles Gladiators3-1
Los Angeles ValiantGuangzhou Charge1-3
New York ExcelsiorSeoul Dynasty3-1

WEEK TWO

Thursday 21st February 2019

Team 1Team 2Result
Washington JusticeLondon Spitfire2-3
Philadelphia FusionFlorida Mayhem1-2
Guangzhou ChargeDallas Fuel4-0
Seoul DynastyChengdu Hunters4-0

Friday 22nd February 2019

Team 1Team 2Result
Atlanta ReignToronto Defiant3-1
New York ExcelsiorLos Angeles Valiant3-2
Shanghai DragonsBoston Uprising3-1
Houston OutlawsHangzhou Spark3-1

Saturday 23rd February 2019

Team 1Team 2Result
Los Angeles GladiatorsParis Eternal1-2
Philadelphia FusionDallas Fuel1-3
Vancouver TitansGuangzhou Charge3-2
Chengdu HuntersFlorida Mayhem3-2

Sunday 24th February 2019

Team 1Team 2Result
Hangzhou SparkLondon Spitfire1-3
New York ExcelsiorHouston Outlaws4-0
Toronto DefiantLos Angeles Valiant2-1
Vancouver TitansSan Francisco Shock3-1

WEEK ONE

Thursday 14th February 2019

Team 1Team 2Result
Philadelphia FusionLondon Spitfire3-1
New York ExcelsiorBoston Uprising2-1
Seoul DynastyLos Angeles Gladiators3-1
Shanghai DragonsHangzhou Spark1-3

Friday 15th February 2019

Team 1Team 2Result
Toronto DefiantHouston Outlaws3-2
Atlanta ReignFlorida Mayhem4-0
Dallas FuelSan Francisco Shock0-4
Chenddu HuntersGuangzhou Charge3-2

Saturday 16th February 2019

Team 1Team 2Result
London SpitfireParis Eternal1-3
Washington JusticeNew York Excelsior1-3
Los Angeles ValiantHangzhou Spark2-3
Vancouver TitansShanghai Dragons4-0

Sunday 17th February 2019

Team 1Team 2Result
Houston OutlawsBoston Uprising2-3
Philadelpha FusionAtlanta Reign3-2
San Francisco ShockLos Angeles Gladiators2-3
Seoul DynastyDallas Fuel1-3

Overwatch League - Full Schedule

We now have a complete match-up schedule for Stage 1 of the Overwatch League 2019.

You'll always find the current week highlighted further up the page though, so you can be ready to grab the latest matches.

Stage 1 - Week 4

Thursday 7th March

  • Atlanta Reign v Los Angeles Gladiators
  • Los Angeles Valiant v Philadelphia Fusion
  • Toronto Defiant v Chengdu Hunters
  • Paris Eternal v Vancouver Titans
  • New York Excelsior v San Francisco Shock
  • Dallas Fuel v Shanghai Dragons

Saturday 9th March

  • Los Angeles Valiant v Houston Outlaws
  • Seoul Dynasty v Washington Justice
  • Guangzhou Charge v Los Angeles Gladiators
  • Hangzhou Spark v Toronto Defiant

Sunday 10th March

  • Paris Eternal v San Francisco Shock
  • London Spitfire v Shanghai Dragons
  • Florida Mayhem v Boston Uprising
  • Vancouver Titans v Chengdu Hunters

Stage 1 - Week 5

Saturday 16th March

  • Washington Justice v Paris Eternal
  • London Spitfire v Seoul Dynasty
  • Boston Uprising v Dallas Fuel
  • Atlanta Reign v Chengdu Hunters

Sunday 17th March

  • Philadelphia Fusion v Paris Eternal
  • Washington Justice v Florida Mayhem
  • Houston Outlaws v Atlanta Reign
  • Guangzhou Charge v Vancouver Titans

Overwatch League: Stages 2-4 Start Dates

That's all of the matches for the first stage of the year, then, but here are the start dates for the other three stages that will form part of the 2019 season.

We'll add in the fixture schedule later, and on a stage by stage basis. Check out the official Overwatch League site if you want to dig deeper before then.

  • Stage 2 Start Date: Thursday 4th April 2019
  • Stage 3 Start Date: Thursday 6th June 2019
  • Stage 4 Start Date: Thursday 25th July 2019

Overwatch League 2019 Overview

If you're just catching up on all things to do with Overwatch League in 2019, here's a summary of events:

  • New teams: Eight new teams have been added to the roster since the League's inaugural season. See a little further up the page for the full breakdown of teams.
  • Franchise Fees: Although the initial franchise fee in Year 1 was $20 million, this was raised to between $35 and $60 million according to reports.
  • Key Dates: Separated into multiple stages, the Overwatch League 2019 will run from February 14th 2019 to August 25th 2019.
  • Matches: In total, all of the teams participating in OWL 2019 will play a minimum of 28 matches. More matches will be played based on qualification from the first stages of play.
  • Prize Money: The total prize pool for Overwatch League in 2019 stands at $5 million.
  • Locations: The vast majority of matches will be held at Blizzard's bespoke Esports Arena in Los Angeles. There will, however, be localised matches taking place during so-called Homestand Weekends. Dallas, Atlanta and Los Angeles have been named as venues so far.
  • Sponsors: Coca Cola has been named as a sponsor not just for the Overwatch League itself, but also the World Cup, Open and Contenders competitions.

Teams

Teams are separated into two separate Divisions in Overwatch League: the Atlantic and the Pacific Divisions. Here are the teams in each case:

Atlantic Division

  • Atlantic Reign
  • Boston Uprising
  • Florida Mayhem
  • Houston Outlaws
  • London Spitfire
  • New York Excelsior
  • Paris Eternal
  • Philadelphia Fusion
  • Toronto Defiant
  • Washington Justice

Pacific Division

  • Chengdu Hunters
  • Dallas Fuel
  • Guangzhou Charge
  • Hangzhou Spark
  • Los Angeles Gladiators
  • Los Angeles Valiant
  • San Francisco Shock
  • Seoul Dynasty
  • Shanghai Dragons
  • Vancouver Titans

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