SL i-League Invitational Shanghai CIS qualifier announced

StarLadder have announced details about the CIS qualifier for the upcoming Shanghai Invitational, in which 20 teams are set to compete for a slot at the LAN.

SL i-League Invitational Shanghai

The first phase of the qualifier for SL i-League Invitational Shanghai will have 16 teams, which will be split into two single-elimination brackets. The matches, which will be played as BO3, will kick off on September 20th. In the end, the finalists from each bracket will continue to the second phase of the qualifier.

markeloff's FlipSid3 has received an invite for the second phase

We will see the following matchups at the start of the first phase:

Russia Spirit Academy vs. Kazakhstan whatsup
Belarus Nemiga vs. Russia forZe.FY
Ukraine pro100 vs. Russia teamasd
Belarus GoodJob vs. Russia Dream
Kazakhstan Tengri vs. Ukraine spray'n'pray
Russia forZe vs. Russia Comanche
Russia EPG vs. Russia Space Jam
Russia Quantum Bellator Fire vs. Russia Sherifi

The four best teams from the first phase will be joined by four invited teams in the second phase, where another BO3 single-elimination bracket will decide which CIS team will claim the slot at the $150,000 LAN in Shanghai, China.

These four teams have received invites to the second phase:

CIS FlipSid3 Russia Spirit
Kazakhstan AVANGAR Russia Vega Squadron

Currently, only two teams for the eight-team tournament have been confirmed: Gambit and TYLOO.

Faze is number one
2017-09-18 18:14
no sht sherlock
2017-09-18 18:15
a half of teams havent even full 5 stack...
2017-09-18 18:28
#10
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India TYZ4 
Ez for F3
2017-09-18 18:15
0/8 not at a major. Electronic still to drop 30 every map Feelsbadman
2017-09-18 19:26
#38
Zeus | 
Russia Klugervl 
30 drops every 6 rounds))
2017-09-18 23:32
very noice
2017-09-18 18:15
#7
Nifty | 
United Kingdom Hende 
wahat
2017-09-18 18:15
#9
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Sweden slyde123 
nice
2017-09-18 18:15
ez vega
2017-09-18 18:16
So navi gets invite?
2017-09-18 18:17
sure
2017-09-18 22:41
#14
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United States KrakeNCSGO 
navi ?
2017-09-18 18:21
already invited probably
2017-09-18 22:41
nice
2017-09-18 18:23
Inviting comanche the cheaters rofl
2017-09-18 18:29
#22
Edward | 
Latvia 6matko 
I dont understand it either.
2017-09-18 18:36
And AVANGAR
2017-09-18 19:31
avangar arent cheating, they are good team except for jame that guy legit has some kind of cheats
2017-09-18 19:53
those guys have vac bans lmao
2017-09-18 20:08
all of them are banned on ESEA for cheating
2017-09-18 20:14
#18
sXe | 
Russia Duzzle 
spirit ac vs WHOOOOO?
2017-09-18 18:29
#20
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Russia v1p3rrr 
vs whassup xD
2017-09-18 18:31
#23
sXe | 
Russia Duzzle 
snx
2017-09-18 18:44
#19
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Russia v1p3rrr 
no navi lul
2017-09-18 18:30
#42
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Sweden Madrigals1 
i think there will be Gambit, Tyloo + 1 CIS + 1 EU + 1 China + 3 more invites, probably Faze, Na'Vi and SK
2017-09-19 14:42
#24
sXe | 
Russia Duzzle 
bc they will be invited on lan
2017-09-18 18:45
#25
Zeus | 
Turkey kadirw0w 
Ez whatsup
2017-09-18 19:02
#26
byali | 
Poland BYALl 
finally electronic can go to lan but avangar beated F3 few days ago ;/
2017-09-18 19:17
#43
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Sweden Madrigals1 
wasn't lan
2017-09-19 14:48
#27
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France t3r4byt3 
Na'Vi direct invite confirmed
2017-09-18 19:23
+1
2017-09-18 22:42
#30
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CIS A_Hilter 
Ez for Shara's pug team spray'n'pray
2017-09-18 19:38
#34
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Russia majncly 
ez4avangar
2017-09-18 21:00
#39
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Ireland Mackey91 
ez whatsup
2017-09-19 03:43
#40
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China CHECKMATER_F 
so....tyloo is only inferior to gambit :D
2017-09-19 03:49
#41
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Malaysia phyzell 
Every big tournament should be done this way, so that only the best deserves a spot in the finals and more teams be given the chance to get there.
2017-09-19 04:30
ok. Noob teams and Tengri...
2017-09-20 08:17
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