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Gfinity Champion of Champions: Event Preview

The Gfinity Champion of Champions event for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is approaching fast, beginning on Sept. 26-27, 2015.
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The Gfinity Champion of Champions event for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is approaching fast, beginning on Sept. 26-27, 2015. This event will feature four teams from previous Gfinity CS:GO events, competing in a Semi-final and then Grand final for a share of the $100,000 prize pool.

The Format

The competing four teams were seeded by Gfinity allowing the matches to be set up. The teams will play in a best-of-five knockout format with the winner of each series advancing to the Grand final. The two winners will go on to play another best-of-five series in the Grand final for a chunk of the prize pool and the coveted title, ‘Gfinity CS:GO Champions 2015’.

Seeds:

  • Seed 1: Fnatic (Olofm, KrimZ, JW, Flusha, Pronax)

  • Seed 2: Virtus.pro (Snax, Neo, Pasha, Byali, TaZ)
  • Seed 3: Team EnVyUs (Kioshima, KennyS, Happy, NBK, apEX)
  • Seed 4: Ninjas in Pyjamas (GeT_RiGhT, f0rest, friberg, Allu, Xizt)
  • Matches:

    • Knockout Match 1: Fnatic vs. Ninjas in Pyjamas

  • Knockout Match 2: Virtus.pro vs. Team EnVyUs
  • Grand final: Winner of Knockout Match 1 vs. Winner of Knockout Match 2
  • The Prize Pool

    This tournament showcases a grand prize pool of $100,000, more than previous Gfinity CS:GO prize pools. The prize pool will be distributed as follows:

    • 1st: $50,000

  • 2nd: $30,000
  • 3rd: $10,000
  • 4th: $10,000
  • The Broadcast Team

    For this two day special event, there will be a variety of great talent for spectators and online viewers to enjoy. The teams is as follows: Host

    • Martin Wyatt

    Lead Interviewer

    • James Banks

    Desk Host

    • Jared Williams

    Casters

    • Toby "Tobiwan" Dawson

  • Henry "HenryG" Greer
  • Karam "KYAN1TE" Kabbara
  • Matt "Chewwy" Smith
  • Analyst Desk

    • Duncan "Thorin" Shields

  • Richard Lewis

  • Be sure to keep up-to-date with all of your Counter-Strike: Global Offensive news and updates at our Twitter - @ESNCS.

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