SL i-League StarSeries S2: Seeding and schedule of LAN-finals
We are just a few days away from a start of the StarSeries S2. Sixteen teams from all over the world will fight at the championship in Kyiv, with a prize pool of $300,000 on offer.
The list of attending teams was completed by the best squads in a Counter Strike: Global Offensive discipline. At the LAN-finals of SL i-League StarSeries S2 you will witness the performance by 16 teams, among them — G2 Esports, Natus Vincere, Virtus.Pro, GODSENT.
Palace «Ukraina» will be the venue of StarSeries S2 finals
At first, the participants will have to face off against each other in the group stage, in a GSL format. Eight of the strongest squads, placing 1-2 position in groups, will move forward to the Play-offs. A format where the initial matches — «best-of-one», while the decider-games— «best-of-three».
Then teams will play within «Single Elimination BO3» bracket, starting with the quarter-finals, up to the Grand-final. All matches of the Play-off stage, including the final one will be held in «best-of-three» format.Participants of the group stage
Sixteen different teams will participate in the championship. The seeding of squads in groups looks as follows:
- Group A: Ninjas in Pyjamas, dignitas, GODSENT, HellRaisers
- Group B: G2 Esports, FaZe Clan, FlipSid3, MVP Project
- Group C: Na’Vi, Astralis, Heroic, TyLoo
- Groud D: Virtus.Pro, EnVyUs, Cloud9, VG.CyberZen
We'd like to remind you that matches of the initial two gaming days, on September 7-8, will be held in a studio, without the audience. The second part of the tournament, including the final games of a group stage and the Play-offs, you will be able to watch straight from the Palace «Ukraina», from September 9-11.
You can familiarize yourself with the detailed schedule of matches below:
*Starting time is approximate (the local time is stated)
|07.09.16 Day One|
|14:00||G2 Esports||vs||MVP Project||ВО1 (M3)|
|15:30||FaZe Clan||vs||FlipSid3||ВО1 (M4)|
|08.09.16 Day Two|
|14:00||MVP Project||vs||FlipSid3||ВО1 (M11)|
|15:30||FaZe Clan||vs||G2 Esports||ВО1 (M12)|
|09.09.16 Day Three|
|13:00||FaZe Clan||vs||FlipSid3||ВО3 (M18)|
|10.09.16 Day Four|
|10:00||M1: Play-off||ВO3 (M21)|
|13:00||M2: Play-off||ВО3 (M22)|
|16:00||M3: Play-off||ВО3 (M23)|
|19:30||M4: Play-off||ВО3 (M24)|
|11.09.16 Day Five|
|12:00||M5: Play-off||ВO3 (M25)|
|15:30||M6: Play-off||ВО3 (M26)|
|19:00||M7: Grand-final||ВО3 (M27)|
Don't miss such a spectacular event for CS:GO! Tickets to SL i-League StarSeries S2 are already on sale, the quantity is limited.