Moscow to host CIS Minor
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.
Below you can find the group draw for the closed portion of the qualifiers in full:
|Group A||Group B||Group C||Group D|
|Spirit||Vega Squadron||Quantum Bellator Fire||Tengri|
|Hala Ares||spray'n'pray||Spirit Academy||zARLANS|
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.