CS.MONEY Asian Emperor reaches playoffs
The group stage has come to a close in CS.MONEY Asian Emperor, organised by UCC, with the last 12 teams finalised.
The eight teams that progressed through the swiss-format group stage will be joined by four additional sides: 5POWER, Alpha Red, ViCi and Maple, who have been directly entered into the second round of the playoffs.
The playoffs will feature a double-elimination, best-of-three format, where $25,000 will be in contention. The tournament will culminate with a best-of-three grand final on August 22.
Below you can find the opening round matchups:
The victors from these matchups will face off against the four invited sides in the winners' bracket, with the defeated teams fighting for survival in the losers' bracket.