PGL will organize the next CS:GO Major-tournament
PGL company, which organizes the official championships by Valve in Dota 2, has announced their first Major-tournament in Counter-Strike:Global Offensive. The rumors about this event have shown up in the late June of 2016 and now they are officially proved.
The quals will be held in four regions: America, Europe, CIS and Asia. Winners of the regional quals will advance to the stage of the offline-qualifiers, and only the teams, who will pass them, will reach the LAN-finals. The finals stage will be divided into the group stage and the Playoffs, taking place from June 16-23 in Krakow, Poland.
Schedule of the CS:GO Major:
- • 1-4 of June - ASIA Minor
- • 8-11 of June - CIS Minor and Americas Minor
- • 15-18 of June - Europe Minor
- • 29 of June - 2 of July - Offline Qualifier
- • 16 - 19 of July - Major Group Stage
- • 21 - 23 of July - Major Main Event
Also were brought to light all invites to the final tournament’s stage. Eight teams, who received direct invites by PGL:
Eight teams more were granted with the direct invites to the closed qualifiers for CS:GO Major, where they will meet the winners of regional quals. The list of invited teams: