Yesterday, the first confrontations took place within the framework of the lower grid. According to their results, the weakest links were Alliance and OG, which had already left the competition and took 7-8th place in the tournament. Vikin.gg and Virtus.pro, having beaten their opponents, went to the next round, where they will continue to fight for the right to further participate in the championship.
Today in the top bracket Team Secret will fight with Team Liquid, and FlyToMoon will fight with Team Nigma. The winners will go to the finals of the upper bracket, and the losers will go down to the bottom, where Vikin.gg and Virtus.pro are already waiting for them.
The group stage has ended in China. According to its results, Sparking Arrow Gaming, Vici Gaming, Royal Never Give Up and PSG.LGD went into the playoffs. They, by the way, are already fighting in matches for reaching the final of the upper bracket.
Championship of the European and CIS division will be held from June 15 to 28 in the online format. The prize pool of $ 200,000 is divided by 12 teams, 10 of which received direct invitations. Team Empire and Vikin.gg got the opportunity to play in the tournament, as they showed themselves well in closed qualifications.
In China, the matches started on June 21 and will end on the 28th. Eight participants will share a total prize pool of $ 50,000.