RFRSH Entertainment have announced the first two teams – – Natus Vincere and Astralis – that received direct invites to their CS:GO event BLAST Pro Series: Miami 2019, that is scheduled for April 12th – 14th.
The company is going to host at least three BLAST Pro Series events this year – São Paulo 2019 in March, Miami 2019 in April and Madrid 2019 in May. Each of the events will feature a $250,000 prize pool and the same format: six teams, round-robin group stage, with top two teams advancing to the grand finals.
The previous BLAST Pro Series event took place on December 14th – 15th in Lisbon, Portugal. In the grand finals Astralis defeated Natus Vincere, claiming $125,000 in prize money.