Gamers from around the world compete at Barclays Center

More than 500 people flooded Barclays Center Sunday to watch professional gamers from around the world compete at Electronic Sports League (ESL) New York 2016.



Gamers competed in popular video games like "Counterstrike" and "Street Fighter Five." 



Eight teams competed in the "Counterstrike" tournament this weekend, with the winning team getting $250,000. 



It marked the third consecutive year that ESL hosted the New York event, but the first time that it took place at Barclays Center.


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