ECS: The additional details about the final stage
The end of a month is drawing close, and alongside this is approaching the final stage of the first season of Esports Championship Series. During three match-days, from the 24th to 26th of June, eight different teams will compete for the grand prize pool of the tournament, which is amounted to $1,750,000 US.
Which one of the teams will triumph on the upcoming tournament in London?
|Luminosity Gaming||NiP||Team Liquid||G2 Esports|
The carrying system
The championship will start off in the group stage, which will be held by the «GSL» system. The format of the opening matches will be «best-of-one», and of the «decider/elimination» meetings — «best-of-three». According to the results of the first stage, four teams, who will prove to be the strongest (two from each group), will advance to the Playoffs. The decisive stage of the tournament will be held in «Single Elimination» bracket, where the teams will have to compete in the frameworks of «bo3-countering».
The matches' timetable
|Esports Championship Series. 24.06.16|
|12:15 CEST||LG||16||:||12||NiP||ВО1 (m1)|
|13:30 CEST||Team Liquid||16||:||6||G2||ВО1 (m2)|
|14:45 CEST||LG||16||:||12||Team Liquid||ВО1 (m3)|
|16:00 CEST||Astralis||12||:||16||TSM||ВО1 (m4)|
|17:15 CEST||Fnatic||16||:||13||Cloud9||BO1 (m5)|
|18:30 CEST||Fnatic||16||:||14||TSM||ВО1 (m6)|
|Esports Championship Series. 25.06.16|
|11:15 CEST||NiP||0||:||2||G2||ВО3 (m7)|
|14:15 CEST||Astralis||0||:||2||Cloud9||ВО3 (m8)|
|17:15 CEST||G2||2||:||1||Team Liquid||ВО3 (m9)|
|20:15 CEST||TSM||2||:||0||Cloud9||ВО3 (m10)|
|Esports Championship Series. 26.06.16|
|12:00 CEST||TSM||0||:||2||LG||ВО3 (m11)|
|15:30 CEST||G2||2||:||0||Fnatic||ВО3 (m12)|
|20:00 CEST||G2||2||:||0||LG||ВО3 (m13)|
It is worth noting that at the moment, ECS has the largest prize pool among all the existing CS:GO-championships. Tournament participants will split the prize, estimated of $1,750,000, which is the largest sum that has ever been competed for within a single event.
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