Chinese qual revealed for ESL Cologne

ESL has announced the remaining Chinese qualifier, with the winner of the qualifier securing their spot at the upcoming ESL One event in Cologne.

In collaboration with Chinese site 5EPlay, the online qualifier will feature two stages, with the open qualifier taking place from May 23-25, and the closed qualifier commencing from June 7-9.  

The open qualifier will use a best-of-one single-elimination format, with the top eight teams from that qualifier advancing to the next stage. They will connect with the other eight invited teams such as TyLoo, ViCi and Flash. The closed qualifier will consist of a best-of-three single-elimination format, to determine the winner. 

TyLoo have a few fierce rivals blocking their path from qualifying for ESL Cologne

The eight invited teams in the closed qualifier are:

China TYLOO China ViCi China Eclipse China New4
China Flash China UYA China EMP China BOOT

Here is the schedule for the open qualifier:

Tuesday, May 23rd
13:00 Round of 64 Matches #1-8 BO1
14:15 Round of 64 Matches #9-16 BO1
15:30 Round of 64 Matches #17-24 BO1
Wednesday, May 24th 
13:00 Round of 64 Matches #25-32 BO1
14:15 Round of 32 Matches #1-8 BO1
15:30 Round of 32 Matches #9-16 BO1
Thursday, May 25th
13:00 Round of 16 Matches #1-8 BO1

Followed by the schedule for the closed qualifier:

Wednesday, June 7th
08:00 Round of 16 Matches #1 & #2 BO3
10:30 Round of 16 Matches #3 & #4 BO3
13:00 Round of 16 Matches #5 & #6 BO3
Thursday, June 8th
08:00 Round of 16 Matches #7 & #8 BO3
10:30 Quarter-final #1 & #2 BO3
13:00 Quarter-final #3 & #4 BO3
Friday, June 9th
08:00 Semi-final #1 BO3
10:30 Semi-final #2 BO3
13:00 Grand Final BO3

The qualifier's matches will be streamed by HuoMao TV. If you are from this country, you can register for the open qualifier by clicking the link here.

#1
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Greenland freqgod 
n1
2017-05-18 16:04
Yeah
2017-05-18 16:05
Easy for UYA
2017-05-18 16:06
#30
lainNy | 
Ireland kaaaas_ 
device will be mvp of this according to thooorin
2017-05-18 16:08
#31
KLnT | 
Pakistan Huzaifa 
I want flash to kick tylul's butt and even make it to the top 8 :')
2017-05-18 16:08
#2
Netherlands HACI 
ez for flash
2017-05-18 16:04
#3
Friis | 
Poland Austinn 
Nice
2017-05-18 16:04
ez
2017-05-18 16:04
#5
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United Kingdom ChrisFroome 
nice
2017-05-18 16:04
nice
2017-05-18 16:04
#8
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Finland Sjamppa 
n1
2017-05-18 16:04
nice
2017-05-18 16:04
#11
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Brazil Genghis ban 
ez
2017-05-18 16:04
#12
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Brazil autismo 
nice
2017-05-18 16:04
#13
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World EarthFlag 
ez
2017-05-18 16:04
cool
2017-05-18 16:04
Chinese team in ESL Cologne?
2017-05-18 16:04
#16
lainNy | 
Ireland kaaaas_ 
n1
2017-05-18 16:04
chinese scene gonna be big some day
2017-05-18 16:04
#19
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United Kingdom Fizzhaz 
What are the chances of this mattering? 0.01%?
2017-05-18 16:04
#21
es3tag | 
Germany vipitis 
exciting.... still not sure if I should go to Colgone
2017-05-18 16:04
#22
HS | 
Estonia qoznyyy 
ez for tyloo
2017-05-18 16:04
Lol
2017-05-18 16:05
#34
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Brazil BuddyINSANE 
nice! Let's go fancy1 team!
2017-05-18 16:14
ez flash
2017-05-18 16:22
ez fancy1 gaming
2017-05-18 16:48
#44
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Macau FAZE_DISBAND 
LOL why not ASIA qual why CHINA? Give MVP, MONGOLZ and SEA teams a chance plz
2017-05-18 16:54
+1 Even though Chinese teams are more likely to go, it's only fair to give the rest of Asia a chance.
2017-05-22 04:17
#47
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Sweden NyXw0w 
Comeon FLASH! LEt's go
2017-05-18 17:13
ez TYLOO
2017-05-18 18:22
No invite for Gambit, but give spot to China?
2017-05-18 19:09
#52
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Indonesia DezfanzeR 
Ez pz TyLoo <3 xD
2017-05-19 00:21
#55
RpK | 
Singapore Benjababe 
ez bntet
2017-05-19 07:23
#56
buster | 
China qwe8706 
ty esl
2017-05-19 09:02
bntet stickers on the way
2017-05-19 13:44
#58
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India transformer 
Flash vs Tyloo, will be awesome
2017-05-19 22:53
#60
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Brazil AnthonySilva 
Atleast Tyloo manages to be top in their region. Cloud9 can barely do that consistently BibleThump
2017-05-22 04:30
cool
2017-05-22 14:13
#62
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France MarioReL 
EZ FOR FLASH GAMING
2017-05-22 14:17
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