Next Monday, August 12th begins Six Major Raleigh 2019, the second major Rainbow Six: Siege event of the current season. The event will feature sixteen best teams from all over the world competing for a $500,000 prize pool.
The event will be held on August 12-18th. During the group stage, scheduled for August 12-14th, the teams will compete in four GSL groups with best-of-three series. The groups will look as follows:
|Group A||Group B||Group C||Group D|
|Team Empire||G2 Esports||Evil Geniuses||FaZe Clan|
|PET Nora-Rengo||Rogue||Looking for Org||Fnatic|
|MIBR||Team Secret||Spacestation Gaming||DarkZero Esports|
|Team SoloMid||CYCLOPS||Ninjas in Pyjamas||forZe|
Based on the results of the group stage, top two teams from each group will advance to the playoffs stage held on August 16-18th. The teams will compete in a single-elimination series, where regular matches will be best-of-three and the grand final will be best-of-five.
According to GG.Bet’s odds for outrights, Team Empire, who recently placed first at Pro League Season 9 Finals, have the highest chance to win the event. The champion of Six Major Raleigh 2019 will receive $200,000 in prize money, while the runner-up will get $80,000.