WESG for CS:GO this weekend

03 October 2016

Prior to the regional finals of the European qualifications large ethnic WESG championship remains about 3 days. Event organizers drew lots of twenty riders and today announced the results. The finalists were divided equally into four groups.

Regional finals will be held in two stages: first, participants will compete in the framework of the group stage, and then twelve of the strongest of them continue to struggle in the playoffs. As a result of the competition will be revealed holders 8 vouchers to grandfinal World Electronic Sports Games. In addition, separately from the main prize fund WESG teams from Europe and the CIS will compete for $75,000.

Regional Finals Division "Europe + CIS" will be held from 6 to 9 October in Kiev, the venue for the event will be a concert hall Stereo Plaza. Ticket information is available on the official website.

The total prize fund WESG finals will be 3.7 million dollars. The sum will be divided between the four disciplines: Dota 2, Counter Strike: Global Offensive, StarCraft II, and Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft. One and a half million dollars will play on Dota 2 teams (the winner will get $ 800,000). Just a final tournament for Dota 2 will be attended by 24 staff, 8 of them from Europe and the CIS, 3 from Africa and Central Asia, 6 from North and South America, as much of the Asia-Pacific region and the only one from China

Seeding of teams in groups:

Group A:

PolandTeam Kinguin
European UnionTeam LDLC

Group B:

FranceTeam EnVyUs
DenmarkTeam Astralis
United Kingdomfish123

Group C:

Russian FederationTeam Russia
NorwayTeam Norway
BulgariaBPro Gaming

Group D:

DenmarkTeam Dignitas
SwedenEpsilon eSports
Portugalk1ck Oldschool