London Minor Championships: Groups Revealed for All Four Regions
2018-07-06

London Minor Championships: Groups Revealed for All Four Regions

This month Twickenham Stadium in London will host four Minor Championships that will determine eight participants of the upcoming FACEIT Major: London 2018. Recently the organizers revealed the draw for the group stage.

Overall there will be four minor championships, one for each South/North America, Asia, CIS, and Europe. Each of them has its own $50,000 prize pool. They also share a similar format: first, during the group stage the teams will compete in two groups with GSL format, then top two teams from each group will advance to the double-elimination playoffs bracket. Top two teams from each region will make it to the New Challengers stage of FACEIT Major: London 2018, previously known as offline qualifiers.

Americas Minor Championship, July 7-11

Group A Group B
NRG Esports compLexity Gaming
eUnited Rogue
Não Tem Como Team Dignitas
Swole Patrol Furia eSports

CIS Minor Championship, July 10-13

Group A Group B
HellRaisers AVANGAR
PLINK-TECH Monolith Gaming
pro100 Team Spirit
Nemiga Gaming forZe

Asia Minor Championship, July 16-20

Group A Group B
Renegades TyLoo
VG.FlashGaming Tainted Minds
Signature Gaming Uniquestars
SZ Absolute 5Power Gaming

Europe Minor Championship, July 19-22

Group A Group B
OpTic Gaming Team Kinguin
ENCE eSports Ninjas in Pyjamas
LeftOut Red Reserve
3DMAX Sprout

FACEIT Major: London 2018 will take place in September at SSE Arena, Wembley in London. It will feature 24 teams competing for a $1,000,000 prize pool.