The preview of The Manila Masters 2017

8 best teams from various parts of the world will meet in the Philippines from May 25 to May 28, where they will divide among them $250,000 and the title of the champion. The basketball stadium Mall of Asia Arena has been chosen as a venue with its capacity of 15,00 people. The report of the championship will be on our website.

Format

Organizers have decided not to bother with the championship’s format of carrying out and prepared a familiar double-elimination bracket with best-of-three (bo3) matches. It will be necessary to win three times in the grand final to grab a cup of a champion.

Results of the draft

The draft of teams was made and, according to its results, couples of the first round were determined.

OG
Newbee
Invictus Gaming
Evil Geniuses
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Team NP
Team Secret
Clutch Gamers
Team Faceless

 

The division of the prize pool

1st place: $125,000
2nd place: $50,000
3rd place: $25,000
4th place: $20,000
5th-6th place: $10,000
7th-8th place: $5,000

The list of talents:

Austin «Capitalist» Walsh
Eri «EriNeeman» Neeman
Grant «GrandGrant» Harris
Ben «Merlini» Wu
David «LD» Gorman
David «Godz» Parker
Toby «Tobiwan» Dawson
Trent «TrentPax» MacKenzie
David «Luminous» Zhang
Jonathan «PimpmuckL» Liebig
Ben «Noxville» Steenhuisen
Jack «KBBQ» Chen
Jake «SirActionSlacks» Kanner

 

The list of teams-participants:

Evil Geniuses: Arteezy, SumaiL,UNiVeRsE, zai, Cr1t-.
OG: N0tail, ana, s4, JerAx, Fly.
Newbee: Moogy, Sccc, kpii, Faith, Kaka.
Team Secret: MP, MidOne, Khezu, YapzOr, Puppey.
Team NP: EternalEnvy, FATA-, MSS, Aui_2000, pieliedie.
Invictus Gaming: BurNIng, Op, Xxs, BoBoKa, Q.
Team Faceless: Black^, Jabz, iceiceice, xy-, NutZ.
Clutch Gamers: Armel, Gabbi, Rapy, Boombacs, flysolo.