DreamHack Open - 2020 - Summer Season - America Closed Qualifier
2020-08-01 - 20:00 CESTAug 1, 2020 - 18:00
The ESL Pro Tour 2020 is the first world wide Warcraft III pro tour. It's organized, sponsored and hosted by ESL in collaboration with DreamHack.
The DreamHack Open - Summer Season - America Closed Qualifier is the second (and last) step to qualify for DreamHack Open - Summer Season - America.
It's played online on Battle.net America servers.
Three qualifiers were hold, each offered spots :
The winner of the ESL Pro Series - Summer 2020 from Austrlia-New Zealand (both Season 1 & Season 2) : SaysO is invited.
The group stage is the only stage of the tournament and consists of a swiss-system :
- a player losing twice is eliminated,
- a player winning twice is qualify,
- all round 1 matches played as Bo3,
- round 2 matches :
- winners of round 1 face one another in Bo5,
- losers of round 1 face one another in Bo3,
- all round 3 matches played as Bo5.
The 6 best players qualify for the main event ; 7-9th ranked players get 10 EPT points.
* hackslayer replaced SonKiE.