DH Tours EU Minor viewer's guide
With the European Minor at DreamHack Tours 2016 kicking off tomorrow, we have prepared a viewer's guide with all the information you need including groups, the schedule, the broadcast talent, and more.
DreamHack Regional Minor Championship Europe will be the third regional Minor to take place on the road to the Major and eight teams from Europe will battle it out in the $50,000 tournament which will also hand out two spots at the ESL One Cologne Main Qualifier.
Two groups of four teams will kick off the contest that features a GSL format as the opening, the winners' and the elimination matches will be played as best-of-ones. The only best-of-three matches will be the deciders and two squads from each group will move on to the playoffs.
The groups can be found below:
|Group A||Group B|
Come playoffs time, a double-elimination format will come into effect with all the matches being played as best-of-threes. A team will have to win two best-of-three series in the playoffs in order to book their ticket to the Major qualifier. The full schedule is as follows:
|Saturday, May 14th|
|13:30||Group A - winners' match||BO1|
|13:30||Group A - elimination match||BO1|
|15:00||Group A - decider||BO3|
|18:00||Group B - winners' match||BO1|
|18:00||Group B - elimination match||BO1|
|19:30||Group B - decider||BO3|
|Sunday, May 15th|
|18:00||Lowe bracket final||BO3|
|Monday, May 16th|
|12:00||Upper bracket final||BO3|
The following five-man crew will be bringing you the action on Dreamhack's twitch channel:
Pala "Mantrousse" Gilroy Sen – Host
Vince "Metuz" Hill – Commentator
Joey "Helium" Cunningham – Commentator
Mohan "Launders" Govindasamy - Commentator
Joona "natu" Leppänen - Commentator
The prize-pool breakdown of the event is:
1. - $30,000 + ESL One Cologne Main Qualifier spot
2. - $15,000 + ESL One Cologne Main Qualifier spot
3. - $5,000
Our preview for the European Minor will com out soon and also, you can check out our event page for statistics, results, and more.