Renegades and Grayhound Gaming to Play at IEM Katowice Major

Renegades and Grayhound Gaming showed the best results at Asia Minor Championship – Katowice 2019, qualifying for the upcoming IEM Major – Katowice 2019.

Both Renegades and Grayhound Gaming advanced to the playoffs from Group A, where Renegades placed first after defeating Aequus (16:7) and Grayhound (2:0). As for Grayhound, they outplayed CyberZen in the opening match (16:10) and in the decider match (2:1), securing the second place in the group. In the semifinals Renegades defeated Vici Gaming, while Grayhound outplayed MVK PK. In the Winners’ Final Grayhound lost to Renegades (1:2), but later outplayed Vici Gaming in the lower bracket (2:1). These two teams will participate in the New Challenger stage of IEM Katowice Major 2019.

Group Stage:

Group A Group B
1. Renegades 2-0 51-38 1. MVP PK 2-0 48-27
2. Grayhound Gaming 2-1 63-57 2. Vici Gaming 2-1 79-61
3. CyberZen 1-2 59-61 3. GOSU 1-2 65-79
4. Aequus Club 0-2 38-62 4. Beyond Esports 0-2 23-48

Playoffs Bracket:

Tournament Results:

Place $ USD Seed Team
1st $30,000 IEM Katowice Major Renegades
2nd $15,000 IEM Katowice Major Grayhound Gaming
3rd $5,000 Minors' 3rd Place Play-In ViCi Gaming
4th - - MVP PK
5th-6th - - CyberZen, GOSU
7th-8th - - Aequus Club, Beyond Esports