TWC EU qualifier QR1 bracket drawn
Bracket of the 32-team qualifying round one of The World Championship's European qualifier has been drawn.
Yesterday E-frag released the format of the entire European qualifier for The World Championship, which will start with 32 teams battling in Qualifying Round 1 for eight spots in the second round.
The single elimination, best-of-three bracket consists of 16 seeded and 16 non-seeded teams according to their results in last year's event.
From August 8-20, two matches per day will be played in QR1, whose bracket and full schedule looks as follows:
|Monday, August 8th|
|Tuesday, August 9th|
|Wednesday, August 10th|
|Thursday, August 11th|
|Friday, August 12th|
|Saturday, August 13th|
|16:00||Bosnia and Herzegovina||vs. Armenia||F1|
|19:00||Czech Republic||vs. Cyprus||F2|
|Monday, August 15th|
|16:00||United Kingdom||vs. Austria||G1|
|Tuesday, August 16th|
|Wednesday, August 17th|
|16:00||A1 winner||vs. A2 winner|
|19:00||B1 winner||vs. B2 winner|
|Thursday, August 18th|
|16:00||C1 winner||vs. C2 winner|
|19:00||D1 winner||vs. D2 winner|
|Friday, August 19th|
|16:00||E1 winner||vs. E2 winner|
|19:00||F1 winner||vs. F2 winner|
|Saturday, August 20th|
|16:00||G1 winner||vs. G2 winner|
|19:00||H1 winner||vs. H2 winner|
Winners of matches of the last four days will advance to Qualifying Round 2, where eight seeded teams are waiting. Lineups of QR1 teams will be announced by E-Frag over the next four days.