Mercedes-Benz CS:GO Cup was announced

It has become known today that Mercedes-Benz CS:GO Cup will take place in Lisbon.

The prize pool of the tournament will amount $50,000 and 6 teams will divide it, 4 of which will receive direct invites. Two other slots will be held by the winner of Mercedes-Benz Master League Portugal and the best participant of the qualifiers among countries of The Iberian Peninsula. The qualifying round will be carried out on May 12-20.

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The championship will take place at Altice Arena on June 9-10 as a part of the event Moche XL ESPORTS.

The distribution of the prize pool:

1st place — $25,000
2nd place — $15,000
3rd-4th place — $4,000
5th-6th place — $1,000

All inhabitants of The Iberian Peninsula will be able to try to compete in the open qualifiers:

The open qualification #1 (May 12) — Registration
The open qualification #2 (May 13) — Registration
The closed qualification (May 20)