The second EMS One Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Cup will start tonight at 19:00 and finish tomorrow evening with the best-of-three grand final.
Last week Swedes Epsilon prevailed in the grand finals for 100 points and $600, after Ninjas in Pyjamas were upset by German n!faculty in the semi-finals. With Epsilon now guaranteed a spot in the main round, others will be competing to join them.
Teams have been competing in EMS A-Series to secure spots in this weeks cup. Among interesting results were VeryGames's 7-16 loss versus BEASTS and Lemondogs dropping a map versus BGDonLINE.
Points are given out for placings as shown here, and top 16 teams with most points from four EMS One Cups will make it to the main round, from where eight teams will advance to the LAN finals.
This week's cup features eight teams who will skip the first round, while others will start from the round of 32 in the single-elimination best-of-one bracket. The following 24 teams will take part in EMS ONE Cup #2:
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First three rounds of bracket play will take place today at 19:00, 20:00 and 21:00. Semi-finals will be played tomorrow at 19:00 and 20:00, followed up by the grand final at 21:00.