Moscow to host CIS Minor

MIRAA
May 15th, 2017 18:00

The CIS Minor will be held at the GamerStadium club, in Moscow, StarLadder has revealed.

Scheduled for June 8-11, the CIS Minor will see eight teams from across the region face off for a piece of a $50,000 prize pool as well as two spots at the offline qualifier for PGL Major Krakow.

All participating teams will be determined through a closed qualifier, which will run from May 16-19. Sixteen sides, 12 invited and four qualified, will be split into four best-of-three double-elimination groups, with the top two from each group advancing to the Minor.

starix's Spirit will face k29, Hala Ares and teamasd

Below you can find the group draw for the closed portion of the qualifiers in full:

Group A Group B Group C Group D
Russia Spirit Russia Vega Squadron Russia Quantum Bellator Fire Kazakhstan Tengri
Belarus K29 Russia Spartak Russia EPG Ukraine pro100
Russia Hala Ares Ukraine spray'n'pray Russia Spirit Academy Kazakhstan zARLANS
Russia teamasd Russia MAKEMiSTAKE Belarus Evolution Kazakhstan LOG

The four-day CIS Minor will begin with a double-elimination group stage, featuring best-of-three matches in the Lower Bracket. The top two teams from both groups will progress to the best-of-three double-elimination playoffs, with the two finalists securing spots at the Major qualifier.

I would like to thank u all for this what happened to me. LOVE YOU!!
2017-05-15 18:13
ez VG
2017-05-15 18:06
#28
paz | 
CIS deeperino 
go starix! never forget how legend u are
2017-05-15 18:07
DAVAI BLYAT!
2017-05-15 19:07
Expected
2017-05-15 18:04
#4
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Norway zyxsaje 
wow
2017-05-15 18:04
makes sense as it is a CIS minor
2017-05-15 18:05
Nice! Group A ez Spirit Group B ez Vega Group C ez EPG Group D ez Pro100
2017-05-15 18:06
#32
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Switzerland Technofied 
Group A: Spirit, K29 Group B: Vega, Spartak Group C: EPG, Spirit Academy Group D: pro100, Tengri
2017-05-15 18:08
Yes
2017-05-15 18:08
#45
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Russia VanZ_7 
think so too
2017-05-15 18:15
spray'n'pray and qb fire are to watch out, too
2017-05-15 18:43
It's Team Spirit, not just Spirit. "Team" is part of organization and command name.
2017-05-16 06:05
#8
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United States ldKuKluxKlan 
Ez Vega
2017-05-15 18:04
#12
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Russia AyvaN 
nice
2017-05-15 18:04
#13
Lithuania PL8^ 
nice
2017-05-15 18:04
nice
2017-05-15 18:05
#36
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Switzerland Technofied 
indeed
2017-05-15 18:09
gl starix
2017-05-15 18:05
#17
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Russia HLTV_Admin 
ez
2017-05-15 18:05
Nice
2017-05-15 18:05
#20
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France Static2k 
Ok then
2017-05-15 18:05
#22
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Switzerland Jubei 
pro100 :O
2017-05-15 18:05
#23
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World llriglana 
ez for pro100
2017-05-15 18:05
#27
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Kazakhstan gg_bois 
+1
2017-05-15 18:06
#26
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Turkey Rick_Sanchez 
lets go starix! we will never forget you!
2017-05-15 18:06
All 3 Kazakhstan teams in the same group, riiight gl Spirit and Vega Squadron
2017-05-15 18:07
#30
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Russia YsvLive 
3 kazah team from 4 team. Nice
2017-05-15 18:08
this, lul wtf?
2017-05-15 18:28
#31
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Latvia Faaakk 
Good luck Flarich & co
2017-05-15 18:08
#33
Sweden eafn 
NIP won a major in 2014 Vega Squadron > NIP EZ Vega
2017-05-15 18:08
#34
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Ukraine rad0s 
1) spirit 2) vega 3) spirit academy 4) tengri
2017-05-15 18:08
#37
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Turkey SLendeRuLeZ 
Vega Tengri Spirit
2017-05-15 18:10
#39
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Ukraine rad0s 
i say who won groups ) tournament ez for vega
2017-05-15 18:10
#41
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Turkey SLendeRuLeZ 
i say finals lets bet
2017-05-15 18:11
#71
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Ukraine EarthAintFlat 
No chance for Spirit.
2017-05-15 19:39
no one is gonna mention group D has 3 Kazakhstan teams xD
2017-05-15 18:10
#43
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Russia skipster 
poor pro100 ;(
2017-05-15 18:13
#47
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Norway Phancy11 
Its first thing I did think about when I saw groups :)
2017-05-15 18:16
#63
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Bangladesh Ev1l Japan 
there are 3 russian teams in 3 groups aswell
2017-05-15 18:46
#40
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Kazakhstan korean_fan 
the group "D" AHAHAHHAHAHA
2017-05-15 18:10
#49
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Norway Phancy11 
Civil war lol
2017-05-15 18:17
well at least 1 kazakh team will go to play off
2017-05-15 21:54
gl pro100 and Team Spirit
2017-05-15 18:11
#44
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Ukraine Al13nB0RN 
NipKillerSquadron
2017-05-15 18:14
#46
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Russia v1p3rrr 
GAMERSTADIUM AAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAH
2017-05-15 18:16
#48
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Hungary StraYzie 
Wtf Group D. Spirit, K29, Spartak, spray n' pray, EPG, QBF, pro100 and Tengri to top 8
2017-05-15 18:16
#50
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Latvia t0m1kS 
ez pro100
2017-05-15 18:19
#51
United Kingdom Alth 
Typical russian random draw with all 3 KZ in same group lol
2017-05-15 18:24
wtf ruskis putting all 3 KZ teams in 1 group
2017-05-15 18:25
#53
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United Kingdom LANK 
Damn daniel
2017-05-15 18:28
#55
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Russia Drinkins 
Asian minor quals for pro100
2017-05-15 18:29
#56
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Ukraine EarthAintFlat 
Lul why did they put 3 KZ teams in 1 group? its not fair.
2017-05-15 18:34
More chance for the ruskis to win
2017-05-15 18:36
#58
BOOBIE | 
United States lybrel 
Group D rigged draw lol
2017-05-15 18:38
#59
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World STEEN_ 
Let's go... what?
2017-05-15 18:39
rigged fucking draw, 3 kazakh teams in 1 group, really?
2017-05-15 18:43
#66
paz | 
Sweden daboxD 
starix PogChamp
2017-05-15 19:05
A) Spirit, K29 B) Vega, Zabey666 C) SpiritAc, QBFIRE D) pro100, Tengri
2017-05-15 19:16
po4ti
2017-05-20 05:20
yep
2017-05-20 09:10
gl2tengri
2017-05-15 19:15
eu so good, has too split it in two
2017-05-15 19:34
Russia is becoming a big actor of CSGO <3
2017-05-15 19:45
Yeah, but this arena isn't the best one unfortunately.
2017-05-17 00:01
#74
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Brazil BuddyINSANE 
Good luck Starix, you deserve buddy! We smart, we loyal, we friendly, we are from BRAZIL! Kreygasm
2017-05-15 19:50
nice 322 groups, all Kazakhstan teams who would ez top2 any other group are set to play against each other
2017-05-15 19:53
With groups like these ukrainian teams are not going anywhere
2017-05-15 20:11
#79
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World llriglana 
I think Vega and Spirit will make the major qualifier
2017-05-15 20:16
nice
2017-05-15 20:25
#81
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Russia da_eto_jestko 
finally a decent timezone for Siberia LUL
2017-05-15 20:50
#82
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Russia Razor_88 
if vega qualify for this, nip should be automatically kicked from eu minor.
2017-05-15 20:56
#83
xeta | 
United Kingdom Lonom8 
Why is Kazakhstan getting shafted? All of group D is better than every team in Group B except Vega ofc.
2017-05-15 21:04
Most biased draw in csgo history
2017-05-15 21:52
#86
es3tag | 
Germany vipitis 
let'S go Tengri!
2017-05-15 21:52
easy for SPIRIT VEGA EPG TENGRI
2017-05-16 04:55
Zeus' pro100 to lose their first quals
2017-05-16 12:06
ruski afraid kazakh teams.
2017-05-16 13:04
#95
Russia p1ty 
3 russians 3 russians 3 russsians - 3 kz 1 ukr
2017-05-16 14:00
#96
kennyS | 
Russia McNik 
CIS CS is trash
2017-05-16 17:52
why?
2017-05-20 09:17
Lez go boyz!
2017-05-20 00:08
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