NRG invited to CS:GO Asia Championships; prize money increased to $500,000
Perfect World has announced that NRG have been invited to compete at the 2019 CS:GO Asia Championship and that the total prize fund has been increased to $500,000.
The news represents an increase of $200,000 in prize money, making the CS:GO Asia Championships the second richest of the tournaments that are so far confirmed for the final three months of the year after the StarLadder Major.
NRG are the fourth team confirmed for the event, joining the previously invited trio of ENCE, MIBR and TYLOO. There are now just three invites left to reveal, with the final team being determined by a Chinese qualifier.
The team list for the Chinese event currently looks as follows: