FACEIT has announced the teams that will be invited to the closed qualifier for the CIS Minor as well as two teams invited to the Asia Minor, while the European and North American closed qualifier invites will be revealed at a further date.
The closed qualifier for the CIS region, which will run on June 1-3, already has a list of invited teams, as announced by FACEIT, who will host the entirety of the Major cycle from open qualifiers to the Major itself, with all of the Minors taking place at Twickenham Stadium, in London.
The qualifying and invited teams for the CIS closed qualifier will fight for eight spots in the Minor, while the Asia Minor, which will take place on July 16-20, will feature two invited teams joined by six teams from the open qualifier who will then be flown out to London for a shot at earning their place in the Major’s Challenger Stage.
The top placed teams from the closed qualifiers in Europe, CIS, and North America will take part in the Minors at Twickenham Stadium where $50,000 per Minor and berths to the Challenger Stage will be divvied up among the best performing teams from every region.
The teams invited to the CIS Minor closed qualifier are:
The teams invited to the Asia Minor are: