DreamHack Open Summer winner to be invited to Masters Malmö
DreamHack has announced that the champion of DreamHack Open Summer 2019 will earn a spot at the organizer's next $250,000 tournament in Malmö, while the all-woman DreamHack Showdown will give out a spot for DreamHack Open Rotterdam.
The news was announced during the broadcast of DreamHack Open Summer, on the second day of the three-day tournament in Jönköping, Sweden. Interestingly, it was also revealed that the teams competing compete at the tournament weren't aware of this prior to the official announcement.
This is the first time DreamHack has linked one of their Open events to a $250,000 Masters, which are a part of the Intel Grand Slam circuit. DreamHack Masters Malmö will feature 16 teams and take place on October 1-6.
Alongside this announcement, DreamHack revealed a similar one regarding the all-women DreamHack Showdown, which will take place in Valencia on July 5-7 and feature eight teams and a $100,000 prize pool. The winner of the Showdown will qualify for DreamHack Open Rotterdam, the tournament organizer's next Open stop which will take place on October 18-20.
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Showdown Winner ➡️ DreamHack Open
Open Winner ➡️ DreamHack Masters
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