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ESL Challenger at DreamHack Melbourne 2022

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[e][h]ESL Challenger at DreamHack Melbourne 2022
League Information
Organizer:
Type:
Offline
Location:
Australia Melbourne
Prize Pool:
$100,000 USD
Start Date:
2022-09-02
End Date:
2022-09-04
Teams:
8
Liquipedia Tier:
ESL Pro Tour Tier:
Challenger Challenger
Links
Maps
Ancient • Dust II • Inferno • Mirage • Nuke • Overpass • Vertigo

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Stage Host:
    • Australia Conky (Mitch Concanen)

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage:
    • Two double-elimination format (GSL) Groups
      • Each group has 4 teams
      • Opening & Winners' matches are Bo1
      • Elimination & Decider matches are Bo3
    • Top two teams from each group advance to the Playoffs
  • Playoffs:
    • Single-Elimination bracket
    • All matches are Bo3

Prize Pool[edit]

$100,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

Participants[edit]

1 August 12th - Imperial Esports part ways with Brazil peacemaker. [1]
2 August 21st - Imperial Esports transition Brazil fnx into a coaching role within the team. [2]
3 August 22nd - Imperial Esports sign Brazil chelo to complete their lineup. [3]
1 August 12th - paiN Gaming sign Brazil zevy and Brazil skullz. [4]
1 August 8th - ORDER part ways with Australia Hatz. [5]
2 August 15th - ORDER sign Australia Vexite. [6]
3 August 22nd - Australia Hatz stands in for Australia Vexite who is ineligible to play at the event due to ESL's roster rules. [7]
4 August 17th - With ORDER filing for bankruptcy, their Counter-Strike: Global Offensive division decides to continue playing uncontracted under the banner of Grayhound Gaming. [8]
1 August 6th - Australia Valiance steps down from VERTEX Esports Club and takes an indefinite break from competitive CS:GO. [9]
2 August 14th - VERTEX Esports Club part ways with Australia Vexite. [10]
3 September 1st - VERTEX Esports Club re-sign New Zealand ADDICT and add Australia BL1TZ as a stand-in for the event. [11]
1 China MZRY will stand in for China Rita due to visa issue.

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
1.Entropiq EntropiqEntropiq2-032-17+15
2.Wings Up GamingWings Up Gaming Wings Up GamingWings Up2-177-60+17
3.OG OGOG1-255-61-6
4.Evil Geniuses WhiteEvil Geniuses White Evil Geniuses WhiteEG.W0-222-48-26
Group A Matches
Opening Matches
OGOGOG
16
13
Wings Up GamingWings Up GamingWings Up
September 2, 2022 - 10:30 AEST
169
7
136
7
EntropiqEntropiqEntropiq
16
4
Evil Geniuses WhiteEvil Geniuses WhiteEG.W
September 2, 2022 - 12:20 AEST
1611
5
44
0
Winners Match
OGOGOG
13
16
EntropiqEntropiqEntropiq
September 2, 2022 - 17:10 AEST
138
5
167
9
Elimination Match
Wings Up GamingWings Up GamingWings Up
2
0
Evil Geniuses WhiteEvil Geniuses WhiteEG.W
September 2, 2022 - 20:50 AEST
1611
5
74
3
168
8
117
4
Decider Match
OGOGOG
0
2
Wings Up GamingWings Up GamingWings Up
September 3, 2022 - 13:25 AEST
139
4
166
10
137
6
168
8

Group B[edit]

Group B
1.paiN GamingpaiN Gaming paiN GamingpaiN2-032-17+15
2.Imperial Esports Imperial EsportsImperial2-153-49+4
3.Grayhound Gaming GrayhoundGhG1-264-56+8
4.VERTEX Esports ClubVERTEX Esports Club VERTEX ESCVERTEX0-221-48-27
Group B Matches
Opening Matches
Imperial EsportsImperial EsportsImperial
16
13
VERTEX Esports ClubVERTEX Esports ClubVERTEX
September 2, 2022 - 13:50 AEST
1611
5
134
9
paiN GamingpaiN GamingpaiN
16
12
Grayhound GamingGrayhound GamingGhG
September 2, 2022 - 15:30 AEST
168
8
127
5
Winners Match
Imperial EsportsImperial EsportsImperial
5
16
paiN GamingpaiN GamingpaiN
September 2, 2022 - 19:05 AEST
53
2
1612
4
Elimination Match
VERTEX Esports ClubVERTEX Esports ClubVERTEX
0
2
Grayhound GamingGrayhound GamingGhG
September 3, 2022 - 11:00 AEST
33
0
1612
4
51
4
1614
2
Decider Match
Imperial EsportsImperial EsportsImperial
2
0
Grayhound GamingGrayhound GamingGhG
September 3, 2022 - 16:45 AEST
168
8
87
1
168
8
127
5


Playoffs[edit]

Semifinals
Semifinals
Semis
SF
Grand Final
Grand Final
Final
GF
EntropiqEntropiqEntropiq
0
Imperial EsportsImperial EsportsImperial
2
September 4, 2022 - 09:00 AEST
116
5
169
7
64
2
1611
5
paiN GamingpaiN GamingpaiN
2
Wings Up GamingWings Up GamingWings Up
0
September 4, 2022 - 12:00 AEST
1610
6
85
3
1972
82
1781
71
Imperial EsportsImperial EsportsImperial
1
paiN GamingpaiN GamingpaiN
2
September 4, 2022 - 15:20 AEST
1762
90
1991
63
169
7
76
1
126
6
169
7

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