TYLOO, ViCi invited to ESL Pro League S9 China
The Chinese duo will take up half of the slots in the group stage, scheduled for April 19-21, with the remaining two sides coming from a closed qualifier.
Before the end of the month, TYLOO will be attending the StarSeries i-League Season 7 event, in Shanghai, where $500,000 will be on the line. This will their second tournament since revamping their roster with the returns of YuLun "Summer" Cai and YuanZhang "Attacker" Sheng, and the appointment of Ivan "Johnta" Shevtsov as coach.
The top two sides of the China group stage will progress to a second stage, in which they will be joined by the leading sides of the Rest of Asia group stage. These four teams will square off from May 14-16 for one spot at the ESL Pro League Season 9 Finals, where eight teams from Europe, six from the Americas and one from Oceania will also be in attendance.
The team list for the ESL Pro League S9 China group stage currently looks as follows: