ESWC group draw
The draw for the group stage of ESWC 2016 has been made, with the 32 participants having been drawn into eight groups.
From October 27 to 30, the Paris expo Porte de Versailles will host the 2016 ESWC edition, featuring a $75,000 men's tournament with 32 teams from all over the world, who either qualified or were handed invitations.
The competition will kick off with a double-elimination group stage, featuring best-of-one clashes up until the decider stage, in which matches will be played in a best-of-three format.
ENCE will face paiN in the opening round
At the end of the group stage, the top two teams from each group will advance to the single-elimination, best-of-three bracket, with the winner taking home $20,000.
Below you can find the group draw in full:
|Group A||Group B|
|Group C||Group D|
|Group E||Group F|
|Group G||Group H|
|paiN||WE GOT GAME|
The $75,000 will be distributed between the top eight finishers as follows: