First details of 2017 Gold Club World Championship

Blizzard together with Netease announced a new tournament for the card online discipline.

The championship takes place in Beijing, China from October 27 till November 10. The group stage will take place during the first week, and the play-off will be played during the second week. The venue of the event will be Beijing National Aquatics Center, and the prize pool will be $300,000. 8 teams will participate here.

Prize pool distribution:

1 place - $80,000 USD
2 place - $70,000 USD
3 place - $50,000 USD
4 place - $40,000 USD
5-6 place - $20,000 USD
7-8 place - $10,000 USD

List of prospective participants:

Cloud 9
Planet Odd
Team Spirit
G2 Esports
Virtus Pro
Tempo Storm
Team Liquid