MIBR confirmed at ZOTAC Cup Masters; Liquid pull out
Made in Brazil are the latest team confirmed for the ZOTAC Cup Masters, while Liquid have confirmed that they have decided to skip the event.
The Brazilian team made their first appearance under the Immortals-owned brand last week, at ESL One Cologne, finishing in 7th-8th place after losing to eventual runners-up BIG in their group's decider match.
ZOTAC did not provide the reason behind Liquid's withdrawal, with the North American organisation expected to comment on this matter on Twitter soon.
The five invitees and the three qualified sides will face off from August 24-26 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center, as part of the e-Sports & Music Festival Hong Kong (EMFHK), organized by the Hong Kong Tourism Board, with $300,000 on the line. The team list for the event currently look as follows:
Welcoming our last #ZOTACCUP MASTERS CS:GO Grand Finals team: @mibr 🇧🇷— ZOTAC CUP (@ZotacCup) July 12, 2018
They'll join @virtuspro @MVP_PK @tyloogaming @ViCi_Gaming & @teamkinguin at the Esports and Music Festival on August 24-26 in #HongKong 🎇 pic.twitter.com/kXMKWQrIW6