PGL Major Stockholm team list finalized as Copenhagen Flames claim last spot
All 24 teams who will travel to Sweden for the first Major tournament in over two years are locked in.
After a grueling qualification process which ran across six regions and essentially began over a year and a half ago with the first set of Regional Major Ranking tournaments, the stage is set for the return of CS:GO to the biggest and most prestigious competition there is.
The Danes rounded out a list of 24 teams who will make the trip at the end of October for the first Major event to take place since the StarLadder Major over two years ago and the first tournament to feature a large live audience following the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.
With only a few big names missing, the most notable teams who missed out on the coveted spot at the Major being OG, Complexity, and fnatic, PGL Major Stockholm looks set to bring a stacked competition to the screens kicking off on October 26.
That is when the Challengers stage kicks off, which will see the teams who claimed a Contender or Challenger status in the RMR standings compete in a Swiss stage over four days for eight spots in the Legends stage. There, the Legend status names will join the competition for another Swiss stage producing the final eight who will make it to the playoffs taking place inside the Avicii Arena in front of over 10,000 fans.
Here is the list of the 24 teams who will be in action in Stockholm for the PGL Major, taking place from October 26-November 7: