The Swedish organization confirmed their participation in IEM Oakland 2017. The organizers of the event announced this news.
NiP’s last winning happened on DreamHack Valencia 2017, after defeating Red Reserve in the final match. For their achievements, the Swedish players can get $50,000. It should be mentioned that they are the winners of the previous IEM Oakland, and were rewarded with $128,000.
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The championship will take place on November 16 – 19, and the prize pool is $300,000. The winner will get a reward of $125,000. Oracle Arena will be a venue of IEM Oakland. 12 teams, 9 of them received direct invites, will participate in the tournament. The other participants need to get through the preliminary qualifiers in Europe, North America, and SEA.
Intel Extreme Masters Oakland 2017 list of participants:
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