MLG Columbus 2016

MLG Columbus 2016

General Information

Prize pool - $1,000,000
1. $500,000 USD
2. $150,000 USD
3-4. $70,000 USD


5-8 $35,000 USD
9-16. $8,750 USD
Structure
Minor Championships
- Asia, CIS, Europe and NA
--- winners will qualify for offline major qualifier
--- $50,000 prize pool for each minor

Closed Qualifiers

- MLG Columbus (February 26 - 28), 8 spots for MLG Columbus major
--- 8 invited teams, 9th-16th finishers of DH Cluj-Napoca
--- 8 teams from pre-qualifiers(minors)
--- format to be announced
Group Stage - March 29-31
Double elimination groups, 16 teams (4x4 groups)
-- 8 invited: Fnatic, Luminosity, FaZe Clan, Na`Vi, NiP, EnVyUs, Astralis, VP
-- 8 qualified: G2 Esports, Mousesports, SPLYCE, Gambit, FlipSid3, Liquid, CLG, Cloud9
-- top 2 of each group advance to main event

Main event - April 1 - April 3
Nationwide Arena, Columbus
Single elimination bracket, 8 teams
Best of 3 matches

MLG Columbus 2016 Live Streams

Features - MLG Columbus 2016

The three important questions when predicting MLG: Columbus

The major is only three days away and there are some fairly exciting matches ahead that deserve to be discussed in detail. Here are our predictions for the upcoming CS:GO Major.

A look at fnatic and their recent dominance in relation to MLG Columbus

The Swedish power house has just recently acquired the sixth tournament win in a row under the new line-up. This domination of the current CS:GO scene has been going on ever since December but might potentially come to an end at the next major.

MLG Columbus Qualifier: Group stage predictions

Based off of our Columbus Qualifier feature we give you more specific predictions that are updated to the current state of the teams as well.

MLG Columbus Qualifier: Who will challenge the legends?

The next major tournament is on its way to be held in the United States, and one final step to reach it is the last offline qualifier that will determine the Challenger spots for the group stage.

News for MLG Columbus 2016

MLG: Columbus - Luminosity Gaming are victorious!

Luminosity Gaming defeat Natus Vincere in two maps during the grand finals of MLG: Columbus 2016.

MLG: Columbus – Day 5 recap

We were about to find out today in the Nationwide Arena who would be final two at the first Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Major in 2016.

MLG: Columbus - Day 3 Recap

Day three of the MLG: Columbus major has concluded, deciding all teams that proceed to the playoffs of the event.

MLG: Columbus – Day 2 Recap

The second day of the MLG: Columbus major tournament saw quite some overtimes and surprises as the first teams were about to be eliminated from the tournament.

MLG: Columbus - Day 1 Recap

Today marked the first day of the MLG: Columbus major tournament, where we saw a total of sixteen teams cross swords in a bid to secure an important spot in the playoffs of this event.

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Playoffs

Round 1

BO3
Na`Vi.CS
2
NiP
0
Astralis
2
fnatic.CS
0
TL.CS
2
CLG.CS
0
Luminosity
2
VP.CS
1

Round 2

BO3
Na`Vi.CS
2
Astralis
0
TL.CS
0
Luminosity
2

Round 3

BO3
Na`Vi.CS
0
Luminosity
2

All-Star Match (Completed)

Group A (Completed)

Group B (Completed)

Group C (Completed)

Group D (Completed)

Offline Qual. - Group A (Completed)

Offline Qual. - Group B (Completed)

Offline Qual. - Group C (Completed)

Offline Qual. - Group D (Completed)

Last Chance EU/CIS Pre-Qualifier (Comple

IEM Taipei - Playoffs (Completed)

IEM Taipei - Group Stage (Completed)

PGL Europe Minor - Playoffs (Completed)

PGL Europe Minor - Group Stage (Complete

CIS Minor - Playoffs (Completed)

CIS Minor - Group Stage (Completed)

MLG Americas Last Chance Qualifier (Comp

NA Minor - Playoffs (Completed)

MLG NA Minor - Group B (Completed)

MLG NA Minor - Group A (Completed)

GosuBet Competition April

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Upcoming matches - MLG Columbus 2016

VODs

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