ESL India Premiership 2016
(≃ $13,120 USD)
ESL India Premiership is a year-long event conducted by ESL in association with NODWIN Gaming. The video games featured in this tournament include - CS:GO and DOTA 2 on PC and Clash Royale on mobile platform. The event is organized in three tiers. Teams start in the lowest tier and climb the ladder to the top tier, the grand finale of the season.
The competition is divided into three tiers: Starter, Challenger and Masters.
- Starter Cups
- Six online tournaments
- Single-Elimination Bo1
- Top two teams qualify to Challenger Cup
- Challenger Cups
- Two offline tournaments
- Six teams from Starter Cups
- Two teams from local open qualifiers
- Three teams advance to Masters
- Six teams from Challenger Cups
- Two invited teams
875,000 INR (~$ 13,120 USD) are spread among the teams as seen below:
|Place||$ USD||₹ INR||Team|
Converted USD prizes are based on the currency exchange rate (taken from xe.com) on December 11, 2016: 1 INR = 0.01499428 USD.