Gambit Esports has defeated FlyToMoon in the grand finals of GG.Bet Hamburg Invitational, securing their place at ESL One Hamburg.
GG.Bet Hamburg Invitational was held on September 15th-19th and featured eight teams competing for a ticket to ESL One Hamburg 2019. First, the participants competed in two GSL groups. Then top two teams from each group advanced to the single-elimination playoffs stage.
Both Gambit Esports and FlyToMoon qualified to the playoffs from Group A, where they placed first and second respectively. In the semifinals Gambit outplayed Positive Guys (2-0), while FTM defeated Winstrike Team (2-0). The final series concluded with the 2-0 score in favor of Gambit.
|Group A||Group B|
|1.||Gambit Esports||2-0||1.||Winstrike Team||2-0|
|3.||Ad Finem||1-2||3.||Team Singularity||1-2|
|4.||Hippomaniacs||0-2||4.||Old but Gold||0-2|
ESL One Hamburg 2019 is scheduled for October 25-27th, it will feature 12 teams competing for a $300,000 prize pool. Earlier the organizers invited Virtus.pro and TNC Predator.