CyberPowerPC company, the producer of computer devices, informed that it is going to become a sponsor of CS:GO tournament with $15,000.
The online championship will be focused on North America. Eight teams will participate there. CEVO company will organize the event. OpTic Gaming, compLexity Gaming and other famous teams of the North American region will play against each other in the tournament with traditional Single Elimination bracket. The winner of the event will get the main prize of $9,000.
Cloud9 who won the previous CyberPowerPC will not be able to participate in the event to protect their title of champions. Currently, Cloud9 are in Jönköping, Sweden, on DreamHack Summer 2017 tournament.
This event will be a great challenge for Misfits team, that recently have done some changes in the roster. After Shahzeb «ShahZaM» Khan return, the team will show whether it still can play with Pakistani esportsman.
See also: SK Gaming invited to ESL One New York 2017
First matches of the tournament:
OpTic Gaming vs CLG Academy
compLexity Gaming vs Splyce
Luminosity Gaming vs Ghost Gaming
Misfits vs Denial eSports
Prize pool will be distributed in the following way:
1 place — $9,000
2 place — $4,000
3-4 place — $1,000