ESL LA League team list complete
The $15,000 ESL LA League is all set to start following the end of the closed qualifier.
The eight competing sides will now square off in a best-of-two round-robin stage that will run from April 7-28. The top four sides will then progress to the single-elimination playoffs, which will culminate with the final on May 5 at ESL Brazil's studios, in São Paulo.
Besides taking home the lion's share of the tournament's $15,000 prize pool, the winner will secure a spot at the ESL Pro League Finals, in Dallas, where the bulk of the season's $1 million prize pool will be on offer.
The following teams will compete in the ESL LA League: