The first ever F1 ESports Pro Draft took place in London, which had all nine Formula One team which chose their drivers for the upcoming second series.
The teams will compete in a three event championship in autumn which will be on the F1 2018 which is yet to be released by Codemasters. There is a prize fund of $200,000 (£150,000) which is on offer.
Here are the competitors and their teams:
- Tino Naukkarinen Williams Esports
- Fabrizio Donoso Delgado Hype Energy eForce India F1 Esports Team
- Martin Stefanko Haas F1 Esports Team
- Daniel Bereznay Mercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport
- Sven Zurner Renault Sport Team Vitality
- Salih Saltunc Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 eSports Team
- Cem Bolukbasi Toro Rosso Esports Team
- Olli Pahkala McLaren Shadow
- Joni Tormala Red Bull Racing
- Patrick Holzmann Toro Rosso Esports Team
- Allert van der Wal Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 eSports Team
- Kimmy Larsson Renault Sport Team Vitality
- Michal Smidl Haas F1 Esports Team
- James Doherty Renault Sport Team Vitality
- Sonuc Saltunc Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 eSports Team
Good luck to all the competitors as there are a few which I watch from YouTube as I’ve always been someone who’s watched a lot of F1 gamers.
More information can be found on formula1.com