ESL One Hamburg Major details; schedule and prize distribution
Eight teams - Team Liquid, Newbee, Team Secret (Europe qualifier), Virtus.Pro (CIS qualifier), Keen Gaming (China qualifier), HappyFeet (South East Asia qualifier), Evil Geniuses (North America qualifier), SG e-sports (South America qualifier) will compete in the first Major of the new system and year,starting on October 26th. Over the course of four days, teams will engage in a battle for the lion's share of the TI8 qualifying points and $1,000,000 prize pool.
To squeeze in as much action as possible in only four days- including group stage, the tournament is being held as single elimination brackets with a best-of-three grand finals.
ESL One Hamburg Group schedule
ESL One Hamburg Main Event schedule
ESL One Hamburg Prize/Points Distribution:
All eight teams participating will get a piece of the $1,000,000 prize pool. As per the rules of the ProCircuit system, only the top four teams will be earn qualifying points for TI8.