The Chongqing Major Closed Qualifiers: Group Stage Seeds
2018-11-23

The Chongqing Major Closed Qualifiers: Group Stage Seeds

The organizers of The Chongqing Major have revealed the group stage seeds for the closed qualifiers in all regions. Each region will feature eight teams competing in two GSL groups with best-of-two series. At the moment China is the only region that doesn’t have a complete list of participants.

South America (November 25-27)

Group A Group B
paiN Gaming ex-paiN X
Playmakers Esports Infamous
Infamous Young Thunder Predator
16 Anos Melhor Idale Gorillaz-Pride
Group A Opening Matches:
  • paiN Gaming vs 16 Anos Melhor Idade
  • Playmakers Esports vs Infamous Young
Group B Opening Matches:
  • ex-pain X vs Gorillaz-Pride
  • Infamous vs Thunder Predator

Southeast Asia (November 25-27)

Group A Group B
TNC Predator Fnatic
Lotac Tigers
Mineski WarriorsGaming.Unity
496 Gaming BOOM ID
Group A Opening Matches:
  • TNC Predator vs 496 Gaming
  • Lotac vs Mineski
Group B Opening Matches:
  • Fnatic vs BOOM ID
  • Tigers vs WarriorsGaming.Unity

CIS (November 25-27)

Group A Group B
Virtus.pro Natus Vincere
Team Spirit Gambit Esports
NoPangolier Team Empire Hope
Se7en eSports Winstrike Team
Group A Opening Matches:
  • Virtus.pro vs Se7en eSports
  • Team Spirit vs NoPangolier
Group B Opening Matches:
  • Natus Vincere vs Winstrike
  • Gambit Esports vs Team Empire Hope

Europe (November 28-30)

Group A Group B
Team Liquid Team Secret
Ninjas in Pyjamas Alliance
Vega Squadron OG
The Final Tribe Hippomaniacs
Group A Opening Matches:
  • Team Liquid vs Vega Squadron
  • Ninjas in Pyjamas vs The Final Tribe
Group B Opening Matches:
  • Team Secret vs Hippomaniacs
  • OG vs Alliance

China (November 28-30)

Group A Group B
PSG.LGD Vici Gaming
Team Aster

North America (November 28-30)

Group A Group B
Evil Geniuses Forward Gaming
compLexity Gaming J.Storm
team_borster TEAM TEAM
Team doggies Zugzwang
Group A Opening Matches:
  • Evil Geniuses vs team_borster
  • compLexity Gaming vs Team Doggies
Group B Opening Matches:
  • Forward Gaming vs Zugzwang
  • Team Team vs J.Storm

These qualifiers will determine 15 participants of the main event, which will take place on January 19-27 in Chongqing, China. The winner of The Bucharest Minor will be the last participant of the major.