ESL have announced the invited teams in the North American and European closed qualifier for ESL One New York.
Both region's closed qualifiers, played in a best-of-three, single elimination bracket, will feature eight teams, seven of which have been directly invited by the organizers, with the last coming from the open stage.
The open stage is set to be played from August 14-15, with the closed qualifier following on August 19-20, with each region handing out one spot at ESL One New York.
Here are the invited teams in Europe and North America:
|Open qualifier||Open qualifier|
The schedule of the closed qualifiers is the following:
|Saturday, August 19th|
|12:00||EU quarter-final #1|
|15:00||EU quarter-final #2|
|18:00||EU quarter-final #3|
|21:00||EU quarter-final #4|
|21:00||NA quarter-final #1|
|00:00||NA quarter-final #2|
|03:00||NA quarter-final #3 and #4|
|Sunday, August 20th|
|12:00||EU semi-final #1|
|15:00||EU semi-final #2|
|18:00||EU grand final|
|21:00||NA semi-final #1|
|00:00||NA semi-final #2|
|03:00||NA grand final|
ESL One New York will return to the Barclays Center from September 16-17, with eight teams battling for a total of $250,000 in prizemoney.