ESL Meisterschaft - Season 2 - Open Qualifier 1
The ESL Meisterschaft is the German National Championship, formerly known as ESL Pro Series Germany. It's organized, sponsored and hosted by ESL. Although it does not belongs to the ESL Pro Tour, the 2020 Season 2 winner get a spot for ???.
Here is the Open qualifier 1, players must reside in Germany or Austria to sign-up. It's played online on Europe Battle.net servers.
It's a one day cup, single elimination bracket :
- early rounds played as Bo1,
- round of 32 and onwards are Bo3.
Moreover Top 32 are rewarded with points (full ranking here):
- 1st: 28 points
- 2nd: 21 points
- 3rd: 15 points
- 4th: 10 points
- 5-8th: 6 points
- 9-16th: 3 points
- 17-32th: 1 point.
At the end of the 4th and last qualifier, top 4 ranked players qualify for the closed qualifier.