The first rival of the group stage is GAMBIT

CS2 / News / 16 January 2018 — 11:31

We'll see a CIS derby in the first round of the ELEAGUE Boston Major group stage!

The seeding for the stage of the major's next round The New Legends has been announced. ua Natus Vincere GG.BET will play a CIS derby match against kz Gambit. The encounter will take place on 19 January. The exact time of the match will be informed later.

As a reminder, ELEAGUE Major Boston group stage will be held in Atlanta on 19-22 January. There will be 16 participants and the format will be similar to that of the New Challengers. We'll see a Swiss system with best of 1 matches. The top 8 teams of the group stage will secure the status of the Legends. To achieve it, a team needs to win 3 matches.

The final stage of the tournament will be held on 26-28 January in Boston. Eight best teams will encounter in the battle over the title of ELEAGUE Boston Major champion. The format of the playoff will be as usual — single elimination, best of 3.