NGC Masters 2017 starts today

NGC Masters 2017 starts today

Nordish Gaming Convention organized NGC Masters 2017. The $15,000 CS:GO tournament will take place in Messe Husum & Congress, Germany on October 5-8.

Eight teams will take part in the event: six of them received a direct invite, while EURONICS Gaming and Final-Gaming earned their participation through the closed qualifier.

At first the teams, split into two groups, will battle in a double elimination group stage (GSL): Bo1 matches in the upper bracket, and Bo3 ones in the lower one. The top two teams of each group will advance to the playoffs in a Bo3 single elimination bracket.

Teams

  • AGO Gaming
  • ALTERNATE aTTaX
  • Mortal Kombat
  • North Academy
  • Team Singularity
  • Tricked Esport
  • EURONICS Gaming
  • Final-Gaming

Prize distribution

  1. $8,000
  2. $4,000
  3. $1,500
  4. $1,500

Schedule (Times in CEST)

Groupstage - Thursday - Group A

  • 13:00 Initial round match #1 BO1
  • 14:40 Initial round match #2 BO1
  • 16:20 Winners Match BO1
  • 18:00 Elimination match BO3
  • 21:30 Decider BO3

Groupstage - Friday - Group B

  • 12:00 Initial round match #1 BO1
  • 13:40 Initial round match #2 BO1
  • 15:20 Winners Match BO1
  • 17:00 Elimination match BO3
  • 20:30 Decider BO3

Saturday - Playoffs

  • Playoff Round Match #1 13:00 BO3
  • Playoff Round Match #2 16:30 BO3
  • Final: 20:00 BO3

English, German, and Russian streams will be available during the tournament.

Source: NGC

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