CS:GO Asia Summit set to start

The $60,000 tournament is set to kick off tomorrow in Shanghai, China.

Perfect World has invited four teams from the Asia-Pacific region to take part in the one-day event, including local favourites TYLOO after winning StarLadder ImbaTV Invitational Chongqing 2018 recently.

The tournament will feature a BO3 single-elimination format, with the winner securing fifty percent of the total prize pool.

TyLoo is aiming to win back-to-back events on home soil

The four-team competition consists of:

China TYLOO Korea MVP PK
Australia Grayhound Singapore BOOT-d[S]

Here is the full schedule:

04:00 Asia CAS Howl vs. Asia CAS Lore BO1
05:30 Singapore BOOT-d[S] vs. Korea MVP PK BO3
09:30 China TYLOO vs. Australia Grayhound BO3
13:30 Grand Final   BO3

The organizer has decided to hold a best-of-one showmatch before the actual matches start, consisting of two players from each team attending the event and two invited guests. The rosters for the showmatch can be found below:

Asia CAS Howl Asia CAS Lore
Indonesia Hansel "BnTeT" Ferdinand China Ke "captainMo" Liu
Singapore Benjamin "moxie" Kou Singapore Benedict "Benkai" Tan
New Zealand Sean "Gratisfaction" Kaiwai Australia Ollie "DickStacy" Tierney
Korea Hyun-Pyo "XigN" Lee Korea Keun-Chul "solo" Kang
China QiFang "Karsa" Su China BingYuan "tb" Li

PGL have confirmed the following English broadcast talent for the Chinese event:

Finland Joona "natu" Leppänen - Host
Romania Bogdan "Boogie" Carp - Commentator
Denmark Neils "rizc" Topp - Commentator

The prize distribution is as follows:

1. $30,000
2. $15,000
3-4. $7,500
3-4. $7,500

All matches will be broadcasted in English on PGL's Twitch channel and in Chinese on Huomao.

China Ke 'captainMo' Liu
Ke 'captainMo' Liu
Age:
30
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.04
Maps played:
747
KPR:
0.72
DPR:
0.68
APR:
0.12
China BingYuan 'tb' Li
BingYuan 'tb' Li
Age:
28
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.04
Maps played:
608
KPR:
0.71
DPR:
0.66
APR:
0.15
Finland Joona 'natu' Leppänen
Joona 'natu' Leppänen
Age:
34
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
0.88
Maps played:
188
KPR:
0.61
DPR:
0.71
APR:
0.16
Australia Ollie 'DickStacy' Tierney
Ollie 'DickStacy' Tierney
Age:
22
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.01
Maps played:
617
KPR:
0.67
DPR:
0.65
APR:
0.15
Korea Keun-Chul 'solo' Kang
Keun-Chul 'solo' Kang
Age:
31
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
0.99
Maps played:
369
KPR:
0.68
DPR:
0.67
APR:
0.12
Singapore Benedict 'Benkai' Tan
Benedict 'Benkai' Tan
Age:
23
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.15
Maps played:
545
KPR:
0.79
DPR:
0.65
APR:
0.14
Singapore Benjamin 'moxie' Kou
Benjamin 'moxie' Kou
Age:
27
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
1.05
Maps played:
299
KPR:
0.69
DPR:
0.62
APR:
0.11
Korea Hyun-Pyo 'XigN' Lee
Hyun-Pyo 'XigN' Lee
Age:
22
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
1.17
Maps played:
550
KPR:
0.80
DPR:
0.65
APR:
0.13
New Zealand Sean 'Gratisfaction' Kaiwai
Sean 'Gratisfaction' Kaiwai
Age:
23
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.07
Maps played:
661
KPR:
0.70
DPR:
0.61
APR:
0.12
China QiFang 'Karsa' Su
QiFang 'Karsa' Su
Age:
27
Team:
Rating 1.0:
0.94
Maps played:
397
KPR:
0.63
DPR:
0.65
APR:
0.14
Indonesia Hansel 'BnTeT' Ferdinand
Hansel 'BnTeT' Ferdinand
Age:
24
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.19
Maps played:
692
KPR:
0.79
DPR:
0.61
APR:
0.15
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2018-04-01 15:58
#20
 | 
Netherlands Deji 
no
2018-04-01 16:03
reported
2018-04-01 16:06
#31
 | 
India TYZ4 
Howl or Lore :thinking:
2018-04-01 17:10
#32
 | 
China RushFTK 
yes as you think, the icon of team is truly AWP Dragon Lore and M4A4 Howl
2018-04-01 17:20
sand dune
2018-04-02 00:14
#2
shox | 
Norway fen0m 
Expected
2018-04-01 15:58
2
2018-04-01 15:58
#7
shox | 
Norway fen0m 
Nope
2018-04-01 15:59
3*
2018-04-01 15:59
#4
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Germany zeolikk10years 
WOOO lets go Grayhound <3
2018-04-01 15:59
5
2018-04-01 15:59
#46
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Spain Alex_GV 
Mrds is good my friend
2018-04-03 00:25
shit i got damned
2018-04-01 15:59
who
2018-04-01 15:59
ez china
2018-04-01 15:59
#11
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Pakistan perth 
ez for the big rig from australia
2018-04-01 15:59
#21
 | 
Pakistan perth 
also rip showmatch haha the first team is so overpowered compared to the second
2018-04-01 16:04
and still lost xD
2018-04-02 05:35
#43
 | 
Pakistan perth 
asia cs bruh xd
2018-04-02 05:36
#12
 | 
Ukraine kek1 
who
2018-04-01 16:00
tyloo
2018-04-01 16:00
lol 1 day event
2018-04-01 16:00
#15
 | 
Brazil FaelEz 
And in Brazil CS:SUMMIT ? With Brazil and boluditos
2018-04-01 16:00
#16
 | 
Russia baryga007 
nice try april fools
2018-04-01 16:00
#17
 | 
Brazil Pedroow 
wtf is this tournament
2018-04-01 16:00
Budget cs_summit
2018-04-01 16:00
#44
 | 
United States Will767 
+5
2018-04-02 15:42
#19
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Brazil Abdul_Queota 
1g
2018-04-01 16:02
#23
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France AZIDOOTTT 
PogChamp
2018-04-01 16:06
Hope Grayhound wins it. dreamScape win also wouldn't be bad.
2018-04-01 16:14
dreamScape is just not at the level of the rest of the teams.
2018-04-01 23:39
I know, but anything can happen.
2018-04-02 00:10
#45
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United States Will767 
No just face it they’re not gonna beat and other team alright! They’re gonna maybe take 1 map maybe 2
2018-04-02 15:43
Team Howl is so fucking stacked compared to Lore lmao c'mon Grayhound boys
2018-04-01 16:23
Ez for tyloo
2018-04-01 16:23
ez for my guy BnTeT
2018-04-01 16:29
#28
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CIS Ninja2k 
that picture tho :-/
2018-04-01 16:31
ez 4 polish and crescent moon polish.
2018-04-01 16:54
#30
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Poland sitarskee 
mvp pk got this imo
2018-04-01 17:09
Ez for bogdan
2018-04-01 18:37
#34
 | 
China kazuk1 
best IGl Karsa Lmao
2018-04-01 19:12
Indeed.
2018-04-01 23:36
#40
 | 
Indonesia epen 
ez for duo polish
2018-04-02 00:51
#41
 | 
Indonesia Bisapakai 
why Lore have mo? why not somebody or xccurate?
2018-04-02 04:33
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