Facts & Figures

London Knights Claim Another Title Topping GCL Season Prize Money Ranking

2019.01.07.99.99 gcl facts & figures season prize money ranking n.p. gcl sg

The London Knights had a very successful year competing in the Global Champions League (GCL) last year. The team led by Ben Maher (GBR) counted on consistent performances by Nicola Philippaerts (SUI), Martin Fuchs (SUI), Olivier Philippaerts and Emily Moffitt (GBR), making them not only the overall champions, but also helping them top the earnings list. Their four victories were unmatched by any other competitors, affording them a total of € 2,371,245.

2019.01.07.99.99 gcl facts & figures season prize money ranking o.p. gcl sg

Olivier Philippaerts (BEL) & H&M Legend of Love flying high for the London Knights

The Valkenswaard United repeated their position as runners-up in terms of money too, cashing 1,681,479 euros at the end of the season.

The Miami Celtics completed the top three, finishing the year with a total of € 1,082,557.

2019 GCL Season Prize Money Ranking – Top 10

Team / Total Earnings in €

1) London Knights – € 2,371,245

2) Valkenswaard United – € 1,681,479

3) Miami Celtics – € 1,082,557

4) Rome Gladiators – € 720,454

5) Shanghai Swans – € 666,895

6) Montreal Diamonds – € 595,209

7) Scandinavian Vikings – € 553,385

8) St Tropez Pirates – € 530,318

9) Prague Lions – € 514,943

10) Madrid in Motion – € 412,678

11) Berlin Eagles – € 411,149

12) Doha Fursan Qatar – € 358,110

13) Monaco Aces – € 336,783

14) Paris Panthers – € 324,882

15) Cannes Stars – € 238,898

16) New York Empire – € 231,238

17) Chantilly Pegasus – ‘€ 212,765

18) Cascais Charms – € 205,634

19) Hamburg Giants – € 195,175

Source: GCL – Global Champions League

Photo: © GCL / Stefano Grasso