ESPYS fan vote: What was the best moment of the year?

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An esports award at the ESPYS presented by Capital One? It's happening, and you get to help choose the first winner for best esports moment of the year.

Starting Sunday, June 23, we'll be kicking off a bracket to figure out which moment you think was the best. Voting will take place on, or be linked from, the ESPN Esports Twitter page. You can also vote here. Results from both polls will be combined.

Below you'll find format information, bracket seeding and dates for the votes.

Voting has concluded. Timothy "oLARRY" Anselimo returning to the NBA 2K League won the ESPY for Best Esports Moment over Tyler "Ninja" Blevins and Marshmello winning the 2018 E3 Fortnite Pro-Am.

Format

The bracket and voting dates

Finals: July 9

Best Moment No. 11 - Timothy "oLARRY" Anselimo's return to the NBA 2K League -- WINNER -- vs. Best Moment No. 13 - Tyler "Ninja" Blevins' Fortnite win with Marshmello at E3 ProAM

Learn about the finalists

- oLARRY's NBA 2K League comeback after his hand was injured during the Jacksonville shooting

- The unique combination of spectacle, athlete, celebrity and pro gamer at the Fortnite E3 Pro-Am


Semifinals: July 7-9

Best Moment No. 8 - Shanghai Dragons end 42-game losing streak vs. Best Moment No. 13 - Tyler "Ninja" Blevins' Fortnite win with Marshmello at E3 ProAM -- WINNER

Best Moment No. 11 - Timothy "oLARRY" Anselimo's return to the NBA 2K League -- WINNER -- vs. Best Moment No. 10 - Chiquita Evans becoming the first woman in the 2K League

Quarterfinals 1 and 2 - June 28-29 - Completed

Best Moment No. 16 - Austin "Morgausse" Etue winning Summer Skirmish from out of nowhere vs. Best Moment No. 8 - Shanghai Dragons end 42-game losing streak - WINNER

Best Moment No. 5 - Invictus League of Legends World Championship vs. Best Moment No. 13 - Tyler "Ninja" Blevins' Fortnite win with Marshmello at E3 ProAM - WINNER

Quarterfinals 3 and 4 - June 29-30

Best Moment No. 11 - Timothy "oLARRY" Anselimo's return to the NBA 2K League -- WINNER vs. Best Moment No. 3 - Cloud9 win CS:GO Boston Major

Best Moment No. 10 - Chiquita Evans becoming the first woman in the 2K League - WINNER vs. Best Moment No. 2 - Team Liquid upsets defending world champ Invictus Gaming at MSI

Round of 16 - Completed.

June 23-24

Best Moment No. 1 - SonicFox winning Evo after switching sides

Best Moment No. 16 - Austin "Morgausse" Etue winning Summer Skirmish from out of nowhere - WINNER

Best Moment No. 8 - Shanghai Dragons end 42-game losing streak - WINNER

Best Moment No. 9 - Team OG wins the International and $11 million from qualifiers

Best Moment No. 5 - Invictus League of Legends World Championship - WINNER

Best Moment No. 12 - William "Leffen" Hjelte finally winning EVO in what could be Melee's last year at the event

Best Moment No. 4 - Astralis winning Katowice

Best Moment No. 13 - Tyler "Ninja" Blevins' Fortnite win with Marshmello at E3 ProAM - WINNER

June 24-25

Best Moment No. 6 - Spitfire win inaugural Overwatch League championship

Best Moment No. 11 - Timothy "oLARRY" Anselimo's return to the NBA 2K League after the Jacksonville shooting. - WINNER

Best Moment No. 3 - Cloud9 win CS:GO Boston Major - WINNER

Best Moment No. 14 - Christian "Chritobin" Lomenzo Madden Challenge walk-off

Best Moment No. 7 - Joona "Serral" Sotala StarCraft WCS Global Finals at BlizzCon

Best Moment No. 10 - Chiquita Evans becoming the first woman in the 2K League - WINNER

Best Moment No. 2 - Team Liquid upsets defending world champ Invictus Gaming at MSI - WINNER

Best Moment No. 15 - G2 Esports wins The Six Invitational

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  • Voting will take place on the ESPN Esports Twitter (@ESPN_Esports) for the Round of 16 and quarterfinals.

  • The semifinals and finals will be sponsored polls, but will be linked to from the ESPN Esports Twitter page.

  • Each vote will be open for 24 hours; the finals will be a 12-hour vote

  • The winner will be invited to the ESPYS