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PGL CS:GO Championship Series Kick-off Season


[e][h]PGL CS:GO Championship Series Kick-off Season
League Information
Organizer:
Type:
Offline
Location:
Romania Bucharest
Teams:
4
Format:
Double-Elimination Bracket Bo3
Prize Pool:
$75,000 USD
Start Date:
2015-04-24
End Date:
2015-04-26
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The CS:GO Championship Series Kick-off Season featured 8 top teams from around the world and ultimately saw the best four fight for the Championship title during the LAN finals that took place at DreamHack Bucharest 2015 (April 24 – 26). The total prize pool for the CS:GO Championship Series Kick-off Season is $110,000.[1]

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Analysts:
    • United Kingdom Thorin (Duncan Shields)
    • Finland Natu (Joona Leppänen)

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage:
    • Six invited teams.
    • Two slots are reserved for the qualifiers.
    • The 8 teams are divided into two groups of four.
    • The top team in each group proceed direct to the Grand Finals at DreamHack Bucharest 2015.
    • The 2nd, 3rd and 4th place in each group proceed to a Last Chance Tournament with two slots for the Grand Finals at DreamHack Bucharest 2015.
  • Last Chance:
    • Top 2 teams advance to the playoffs
  • Playoffs:
    • 4 teams
    • Double-Elimination Bracket (Bo3)

Prize Pool[edit]

$75,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

Participants[edit]

Results[edit]

Upper Bracket Round 1
Fnatic
0
April 24, 2015 - 15:00 CEST
127
5
816
8
138
5
716
9
 
 
 
 
Team SoloMid
2
Team EnVyUs
1
April 24, 2015 - 18:30 CEST
167
9
810
2
3382321
73232
4323736
22328
117
4
816
8
Ninjas in Pyjamas
2
Upper Bracket Final
Team SoloMid
2
April 25, 2015 - 15:00 CEST
1611
5
412
8
165
11
1014
4
 
 
 
 
Ninjas in Pyjamas
0
Lower Bracket Round 1
Fnatic
2
April 25, 2015 - 11:00 CEST
1610
6
59
4
167
9
814
6
 
 
 
 
Team EnVyUs
0
Lower Bracket Final
Ninjas in Pyjamas
0
April 25, 2015 - 19:15 CEST
65
1
1016
6
41
3
1416
2
 
 
 
 
Fnatic
2
Grand Final
Team SoloMid
3
April 26, 2015 - 17:00 CEST
 
 
 
 
168
8
711
4
113
8
1216
4
169
7
611
5
 
 
 
 
Team SoloMid have an automatic 1-0 advantage due to coming from the upper bracket
Fnatic
1

References[edit]