Copenhagen Flames and SMASH Esports have won the final open qualifier for Europe Minor Championship – Rio 2020. In the deciding matches they outplayed Illuminar Gaming (2-0) and Complexity Gaming (2-1) respectively.
The previous open qualifiers were won by Dignitas, BIG, Nordavind, Sprout, KOVA Esports and Apeks, while Fnatic, GODSENT, Team Heretics, Heroic, MAD Lions, Movistar Riders, Ninjas in Pyjamas and OG received direct invites.
These teams will compete online on March 7th-8th in a double-elimination bracket. The best eight teams will qualify for the minor, which will take place on April 26th – May 2nd in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The tournament will feature a $50,000 prize pool and two tickets to the major event ESL One: Rio 2020.