Natus Vincere and MIBR, Cloud9 and Astralis, FaZe Clan and Team Liquid will play in the first round.
BLAST Pro Series Miami 2019 will be hosted on April 12-13. The teams will start from the group stage, which will be carried out by the Swiss system. Only two teams, which will fight in the final for the main money prize in the sum of $125,000, will be select from six participants. The vice-champion will receive a “consolation” prize in the sum of $50,000. The winner will become the owner of 10 BLAST Pro Series points and the team to place second will receive 8 points, which are required to get to BLAST Pro Series World Finals 2019.
The organizers will choose two teams after the group stage, which will face in the duel series BLAST Pro Standoff. The team, which achieved victory in three duels at least, will earn a money bonus in the sum of $20,000.
BLAST Pro Series Miami 2019 is the second BLAST Pro Series tournament in 2019. The first one has taken place in Sao Paulo and the events of the third championship will be hosted in the capital of Spain, Madrid.