ESL One: Belo Horizonte 2018 schedule, match results, and betting predictions

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Prize Pool: $200,000 USD
Format: Group Stage: GSL System with Bo3-matches; Playoffs: Single Elimination with Bo3 and Bo5-matches

About the organizer and the tournament

ESL is a worldwide famous organization that hosts tournaments in such disciplines as Dota 2 and CS:GO.

ESL One Belo Horizonte 2018 will take place in Belo Horizonte, Brazil on June 13-17. The prize pool of the championship will amount $200,000, Mineirinho Arena will be a venue. The prize pool will be divided by eight participants. Four teams will receive direct invitations and the other four participants will qualify.

ESL One Belo Horizonte 2018 is a part of Intel Grand Slam series. Let’s remind that the first team that wins four tournaments in Intel Grand Slam series in a row will earn the money reward in the sum of $1,000,000.

The format

Teams will play in two groups by a GSL system in the group stage. The seeding by groups will be made, according to ESL CS:GO World Rankings. Matches will be played in a bo3 format and the top two participants of each group will advance to the playoffs.

In the playoff stage, teams will play in a single elimination bracket. The first matches will be hosted in a bo3 format and the grand final will be played as a bo5 series.