ESL has announced the full schedule for IEM Katowice's male CS:GO competition.
From March 2-5, ESL will host at Spodek Arena, in Katowice, the final event of the Intel Extreme Masters (IEM) season, called the World Championship, featuring 12 teams from all over the world and a minimum prize pool of $250,000.
The tournament will kick off with a round-robin group stage, with the group winners advancing to the semi-finals. The second and third-placed teams from both groups will progress to the quarter-final stage, which will determine the final two sides making it to the last-four round.
fnatic will face Na`Vi in the opening match
With the group draw having been known at the start of the month, ESL has now released the complete tournament schedule, which can be found below:
|Wednesday, March 2|
|Thursday, March 3|
|Friday, March 4|
|12:30||Quarter-final #1 (bo3)|
|15:50||Quarter-final #2 (bo3)|
|19:10||Semi-final #1 (bo3)|
|22:30||Semi-final #2 (bo3)|
|Saturday, March 5|
|18:00||Grand final (bo5)|