GG.BET Cologne Invitational groups and schedule announced
Following the reveal of the eight teams that will compete in the tournament, the organizer has announced the groups and schedule for the ESL One Cologne qualifier.
The favorite to secure the final ESL One Cologne slot, Liquid, is placed in group A, while the second biggest name of the GG.BET Invitational, G2, has been put in group B. The North American powerhouse, ranked #1 in the world, will start the tournament by taking on Spirit, with Sprout and NoChance finalizing group A.
Alongside G2, group B will feature Windigo, HellRaisers, and Movistar Riders, with Oscar "mixwell" Cañellas facing off against the team he represented during his short French-scene experiment in the opening game.
The group draw is available below:
The action will start on Thursday, June 13, with the first group A matches, followed by the first group B matches on Friday. Saturday is reserved for decider matches, with the playoffs taking place on Monday.
You can find the GG.BET Cologne Invitational schedule, in full, below:
Thursday, June 13
Friday, June 14
Saturday, June 15th
17:00 Group A decider match
20:30 Group B decider match
Monday, June 17th
13:00 Semi-final 1
16:30 Semi-final 2
20:00 Grand Final