Americas Minor groups & schedule out
MLG revealed the groups and the schedule for the MLG Regional Minor Championship Americas that will take place in Columbus, Ohio.
Six teams from North America and two from Brazil will battle it out at the MLG Arena from May 19-22 for a prize pool of $50,000 and two spots at the ESL One Cologne Main Qualifier.
The squads are divided into two groups where a GSL format will be in effect as the opening, the winners' and the elimination matches will be best-of-ones while the deciders will be played as best-of-threes.
boltz & co. will be in Columbus
The team participating via the South American qualifier will not be BigGods as they had visa issues and the newly formed WinOut team will be replacing them in Group B, where they'll go up against teams such as OpTic and Selfless. Below is the full groups:
|Group A||Group B|
|Without a Roof||Winterfox|
The playoffs will be adopting a double-elimination format and all the matches will be best-of-threes. Winning two best-of-three series in the playoffs will guarantee a spot at the Major qualifier. The full schedule can be found below:
|Thursday, May 19th|
|18:00||Tempo Storm||vs. TSM||BO1|
|19:10||NRG||vs. Without a Roof||BO1|
|22:40||Group A - elimination match||BO1|
|23:50||Group A - winners' match||BO1|
|01:00||Group B - elimination match||BO1|
|02:10||Group B - winners' match||BO1|
|Friday, May 20th|
|18:00||Group A - decider match||BO3|
|20:20||Group B - decider match||BO3|
|Saturday, May 21st|
|20:20||Upper bracket final||BO3|
|22:40||Lower bracket final||BO3|
|Sunday, May 22nd|
You can go to our event page for more information about the Americas Minor.
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