AVANGAR invited to PLG Grand Slam*

AVANGAR have accepted an invite to compete at PLG Grand Slam, the event's organisers have announced on Tuesday.

The Kazakhstan side are the 15th team confirmed for the tournament, joining a team list that also features the likes of HellRaisers, fnatic and INTZ.

AVANGAR will travel to Abu Dhabi after the Bucharest Gaming Week Invitational by ESL, which will kick off on December 9.

buster and co. will compete in Abu Dhabi

Bektiyar "fitch" Bahytov and co. are currently ranked No.19 in the world, with their most notable achievement in the last three months being a 3rd-4th place finish at EPICENTER 2018.

Last week, forZe also booked their spot at the tournament after defeating Windigo Academy, 2-0, in the grand final of the European open qualifier.

The PLG Grand Slam will run from December 13-15 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Amirates, where 16 teams will duke it out for their share of the $100,000 prize-pool. There is just one invite yet to be revealed, with the event's team list currently looking as follows:

*NOTE: This article previously read "Gambit invited to PLG Grand Slam", which is incorrect. AVANGAR is the correct team and the article has been changed to reflect that fact.

Kazakhstan Bektiyar 'fitch' Bahytov
Bektiyar 'fitch' Bahytov
Age:
27
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
0.99
Maps played:
567
KPR:
0.69
DPR:
0.70
APR:
0.15
#4
Twistzz | 
Germany nifty2k 
Lol
2018-11-27 12:03
wasted spot
2018-11-27 12:04
#61
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Russia olegW 
lol look at the teams, they can actually win this tournament
2018-11-29 10:07
I arent think that but gl to them :)
2018-11-29 10:14
#8
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Germany Ez4aVGgg 
tier 5 torney
2018-11-27 12:05
#10
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Russia griskarD 
It will be interesting to look at the Gambit after a long period of time.
2018-11-27 12:05
Its avangar btw
2018-11-27 12:11
#20
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Russia griskarD 
"*NOTE: This article was wrongly published as Gambit invited to PLG Grand Slam. The correct team is AVANGAR" (c) HLTV.org
2018-11-27 12:14
nice gambit
2018-11-27 12:12
#28
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Russia griskarD 
"*NOTE: This article was wrongly published as Gambit invited to PLG Grand Slam. The correct team is AVANGAR" (c) HLTV.org
2018-11-27 12:23
nice astralis Kappa
2018-11-27 13:49
#29
k0nfig | 
Germany Trax_ 
nt Deadfox its le AVANGAR. Got pranked.
2018-11-27 12:26
nt try
2018-11-27 12:32
yikes
2018-11-27 12:44
#15
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Lithuania yungz0r 
ez for JEKA JAME
2018-11-27 12:13
Jebaited
2018-11-27 12:13
#18
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Palestine MrZoldiK 
More to follow ... Ok sad for Gambit fans ... They know why more to follow .. XD
2018-11-27 12:13
#19
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Sweden ThorinEk 
Wasted spot
2018-11-27 12:13
#25
Jame | 
Israel uffiez 
ez champions
2018-11-27 12:19
Fnatic > tyloo > g2 > maybe intz > avangar But for sure Fnatic tyloo g2 > avengers infinity war
2018-11-27 12:30
#26
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Ivory Coast WaldhuterHanz 
invite ghost and best tournament ever
2018-11-27 12:20
#32
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Turkey tastemycobra 
Invite ex-SS for United Islam xd
2018-11-27 12:31
#34
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Norway AndersBreivik 
Wasted spot
2018-11-27 12:33
ALGA AVANGAR
2018-11-27 12:33
Invite V.P
2018-11-27 12:34
No teams from NA that's interesting, hmmmmmm.
2018-11-27 12:34
nobody invites vitality
2018-11-27 12:41
#50
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Myanmar xdcc 
because this is one of those tournaments that wants teams from all regions. they invited g2 and fnatic early on.
2018-11-27 14:36
They're playing the iem closed qualifier the same day it starts. Pretty sure that's more important to them.
2018-11-27 16:31
#39
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China Blitzer 
1 NA team next pls
2018-11-27 12:42
#40
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Russia M13f 
so fucking easy for Jame
2018-11-27 12:42
invite VP plz it would be fun to see
2018-11-27 12:54
#43
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World nakTriceps 
Invite Luminosity!
2018-11-27 13:29
#44
shox | 
India iejesus 
ez for g2
2018-11-27 13:45
#46
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Turkey anymor3 
What a stupid tournament
2018-11-27 13:59
ez 4 INTZ
2018-11-27 14:00
red reserve&x6tence galaxy invite plzzz
2018-11-27 14:36
Vitality please... Edit: Nvm they are played the closed qualifier the same day.
2018-11-27 16:30
onliners on LAN i arent think that
2018-11-27 17:49
#56
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Denmark raaaaaaaaa1in 
INTZ can win
2018-11-27 18:10
#57
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North America Fule 
Renegades? Not Grayhound?
2018-11-27 19:27
#58
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African Union mikecool 
*comment changed to reflect that fact
2018-11-27 23:53
Nice NA representation.
2018-11-27 23:56
ez fnatic
2018-11-28 06:49
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