DreamHack has revealed the groups and the schedule for the upcoming Open tournament in Montreal.
Running from Friday to Sunday at Place Bonaventure, DreamHack Open Montreal will see eight teams, six invited plus two qualified, compete for the lion's share of a $100,000 prize pool.
As with every other DreamHack Open stop, the tournament will begin with a double-elimination group stage, featuring best-of-three elimination and decider matches, with four teams advancing to the single-elimination, best-of-three playoffs.
The standout match of the first round will be the Brazilian derby between Immortals and Luminosity, with DreamHack Masters Malmö runners-up North set to face Gale Force, while North American heavyweights Cloud9 will take on compLexity.
Below you can find the group draw in full:
|Group A||Group B|
The complete tournament schedule looks as follows:
|Friday, September 8|
|19:00||North||vs. Gale Force||BO1|
|01:00||Group A winners' match||BO1|
|02:30||Group B winners' match||BO1|
|Saturday, September 9|
|16:00||Group A elimination match||BO3|
|19:00||Group B elimination match||BO3|
|22:00||Group A decider||BO3|
|01:00||Group B decider||BO3|
|Sunday, September 10|
|16:00||Semi-final #1 (B1 vs. A2)||BO3|
|19:00||Semi-final #2 (A1 vs. B2)||BO3|