Elisa Invitational Winter Main Swiss Stage teams revealed
The 16 contestants for the Elisa Invitational Winter's Main Swiss Stage have been announced, with nine teams invited and seven having punched their tickets through qualifiers.
Running on January 17-February 13, the Main Swiss stage will see the top eight teams play a single round of playoffs after which the top 4 will qualify for the Elisa Invitational Winter's main event, where they will be joined by four invited teams on March 3-5 in Tampere, Finland.
The teams that made it through Regionals, the qualifying stage, are Savage, 777, Finest, fnatic Rising, Lynn Vision, GORILLAZ, Enterprise and AGF, while the likes of KOVA, Young Ninjas, Apeks Rebels and Nexus were left behind.
The invited teams rounding out the Main Swiss Stage include Dmitry "hooch" Bogdanov's Entropiq at the helm with other notable squads in Sprout, HAVU, Eternal Fire, Dignitas, AGO, BLINK, ECSTATIC and the Australians of LookingForOrg.
The Elisa Invitational Winter 2021 Main Swiss Stage teams are: