StarSeries S5 CIS closed qualifier invites revealed

Starladder has announced that Gambit, QB.Fire, AVANGAR and Team Spirit have been invited to the CIS closed qualifier for StarSeries i-League Season 5.

The four invitees will join four teams coming from the open qualifying stage in the closed qualifier, with one spot at StarSeries i-League Season 5 on offer.

forZe, FlipSid3 and GoodJob have already earned spots in the closed qualifier, with the last team being decided later on Tuesday in the clash between EPG and Space Jam.

AdreN's Gambit will try to qualify for StarSeries S5

Gambit are the highest-ranked team confirmed for the qualifier. Denis "seized" Kostin's side moved up seven places to tenth in the latest update following their semi-final run at DreamHack Masters Marseille after beating Space Soldiers and North American duo Liquid and Cloud9.

The CIS qualifier will feature a single-elimination, best-of-three bracket, with the team list looking as follows:

Kazakhstan Gambit
Kazakhstan AVANGAR
Russia Spirit
Russia Quantum Bellator Fire
Russia forZe
CIS FlipSid3
Belarus GoodJob
Russia EPG/Russia Space Jam
Russia Denis 'seized' Kostin
Denis 'seized' Kostin
Age:
25
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
0.99
Maps played:
1224
KPR:
0.68
DPR:
0.67
APR:
0.15
#1
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Greece knk74 
Go avangar
2018-04-24 18:19
#2
smooya | 
Austria shaakeh 
zZz
2018-04-24 18:19
f3 les goooo
2018-04-24 18:34
Ez for gambot
2018-04-24 18:19
#61
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Europe cczH 
+1 mate
2018-04-24 19:14
#91
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United Kingdom Argyl 
EZ +1
2018-04-25 10:22
#25
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United States Toxsick11 
I'm ready to get busted.
2018-04-24 18:29
2ez4myniggasFlipsid3
2018-04-24 19:37
#37
Jame | 
Israel uffiez 
+1
2018-04-24 18:42
#3
smooya | 
Austria shaakeh 
I sleep
2018-04-24 18:19
#6
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Greece knk74 
I only sleep in class
2018-04-24 18:19
school lul
2018-04-25 09:49
#4
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Europe dactylex 
ez for flipsid333
2018-04-24 18:19
#9
shox | 
Bulgaria 3c0seR 
ez for marik
2018-04-24 18:20
Ez 4 Major Legends
2018-04-24 18:19
#8
kNgV- | 
Italy InSuu 
ALGA AVANGAR lets go bois
2018-04-24 18:19
+1
2018-04-24 18:20
#11
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Moldova OptimusBlyad 
Let's go f3
2018-04-24 18:20
flipsid3s comeback inc
2018-04-24 18:20
#13
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Kazakhstan Mus1kkk 
Gambit not invited to main event... Only 1 spot for CIS Rip avangar or gambit
2018-04-24 18:20
#17
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Kazakhstan tomik0 
Lyshe bi avangardi nado datb pasanam shans
2018-04-24 18:24
who cares about kazanstan . tier 1000 cs go scene.
2018-04-24 18:32
#33
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Russia Su11eN 
3 kazakhs are the major champions UK scene lul no1 was on the major so far
2018-04-24 18:39
smooya at the faceit major knoob. and big will go to the playoffs.
2018-04-24 18:40
#38
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Russia Su11eN 
This doesn't happen yet, so doesn't count He might die from cancer before the major starts *rofl* luv u
2018-04-24 18:43
kek.
2018-04-24 18:44
#39
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Russia Su11eN 
btw BUG clan is a joke
2018-04-24 18:44
yes but trashbit is an even bigger joke.
2018-04-24 18:44
#43
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Russia Su11eN 
K u r right UK always right (not)
2018-04-24 18:45
kek russia talk to me when putin won't spy you in the shower.
2018-04-24 18:46
#47
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Russia Su11eN 
You wanna replace him? xDD
2018-04-24 18:49
#68
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Europe DJkpot 
British cs LUL
2018-04-24 19:24
14
2018-04-24 18:20
wtf Gambit should have direct invite. They showed well beating c9 in DH Marseille.
2018-04-24 18:23
#18
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Poland Marcines 
invites were sent probably before this tournament..
2018-04-24 18:24
yeah most likely
2018-04-24 18:25
IEM Sydney hello
2018-04-24 18:26
Hello Sydney
2018-04-24 18:44
hi
2018-04-25 02:24
Yeah but replacing who?
2018-04-24 18:46
any NA team
2018-04-25 03:50
That was just a one hit wonder from Gambit. They will go back to group stage exits.
2018-04-25 07:27
ez gambit or Spirit
2018-04-24 18:23
look s like only few big teams wanna attend that one
2018-04-24 18:25
#23
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Sweden Akoulad 
CIS SUCK!!!!!!!
2018-04-24 18:27
#32
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Slovakia gayzera 
says swedish
2018-04-24 18:38
#46
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Sweden Akoulad 
so what? What has CIS done in CSGO? Tell me their achivements? Sweden alone has own more tournaments than whole CIS (2/3/4? countries)
2018-04-24 18:47
Markeloff, s1mple, electronic, Shara, AdreN the list continues...
2018-04-24 19:36
#86
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Sweden Akoulad 
Should I care about those nonamers?
2018-04-24 22:05
#24
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Georgia Broozman 
ez for kazakh boys
2018-04-24 18:28
ez gambit
2018-04-24 18:29
#27
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Denmark Fjumse 
Ez for QBF legends
2018-04-24 18:31
#28
S3NSEY | 
Austria S3nsey 
lol where is pro100
2018-04-24 18:32
#30
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Russia Su11eN 
No chance for f3 SAAAAAD :(
2018-04-24 18:33
#savemarkeloff
2018-04-24 18:40
Ez4 Igor "lollipop21k" solodkov
2018-04-24 18:39
EZ4MAJORLEGENDS
2018-04-24 18:55
#49
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Turkey haram123 
omg no space soldiers ?
2018-04-24 19:00
Turkey speaks russian now?
2018-04-24 19:05
#50
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Russia ez4u 
Sadly but this means Natus Suckers will be invited to the main event.
2018-04-24 19:03
#58
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Kazakhstan TimaTea 
You mean Natus Simplere ?
2018-04-24 19:11
#70
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Europe DJkpot 
Fan of Choke Clan LUL
2018-04-24 19:26
#71
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Russia ez4u 
Choke Clan just chpoked Natus Suckers at the Major lmfao.
2018-04-24 19:28
#74
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Europe DJkpot 
Choked clan just got chpoked by Natus Vincere at starladder lmao
2018-04-24 19:33
As only Major legend team, QBF is clear favorite
2018-04-24 19:05
#59
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Russia ez4u 
But they wont even make it to the next round mr.GeorgeWashington via alt acc.
2018-04-24 19:13
I would like to be GeorgeWashington, it would mean I posted more than 20k comments in a year. But there is only 24h in a day sadly.
2018-04-24 19:15
#65
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Russia ez4u 
Sad but u just admitted the fact that you're a no-lifer my dear mr.GeorgeWashington.
2018-04-24 19:18
where?
2018-04-24 19:18
#67
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Russia ez4u 
Otherwise u would not have made 20k replies in a year my dear mr.GeorgeWashington.
2018-04-24 19:20
I didn't. But 12k was good enough achievement.
2018-04-24 19:29
#73
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Russia ez4u 
Oh shit mr.GeorgeWashington, youve made about 32k replies in a year, u r a beast! P.S how many alt accs do u have?
2018-04-24 19:33
I don't have alt account and I'm not GeorgeWashington. Have a nice day! -VeryNiceGuy
2018-04-24 19:36
#83
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Russia ez4u 
Well, now we know that GeorgeWashington and BigBaguette accs are Jonty's as well.
2018-04-24 20:19
#84
s1mple | 
Kazakhstan KimiNha 
-1 they did not show anything steep after the major
2018-04-24 21:21
You are just jealous coz Gambit is not favorite.
2018-04-24 21:22
#92
s1mple | 
Kazakhstan KimiNha 
but this still does not change the fact that the QBF did not show anything steep after the major
2018-04-25 10:25
GoodLuck TeaM SpiRiT <3
2018-04-24 19:14
#64
device | 
North America xZeek 
Ez for lollipop21k
2018-04-24 19:16
#69
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Denmark potatomato 
RIP no SS
2018-04-24 19:24
AlgaGMB! AlgaAVG!
2018-04-24 19:44
#79
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Malaysia byaIi 
Ez4DavCost
2018-04-24 20:07
#80
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Belarus SHlZZO 
FlipSid3 go go go!
2018-04-24 20:09
#81
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CIS MrEuroBlue 
Go QBF
2018-04-24 20:10
#82
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Russia RoneEZ 
Flipsid3 or Spirit
2018-04-24 20:11
#93
Dosia | 
Denmark DRSEXY 
Gambot > All others
2018-04-25 15:54
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