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IEM Season XIII - Chicago odds

Who wins CS:GO - IEM Season XIII - Chicago?

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Intel Extreme Masters Season XIII – Chicago

Intel Extreme Masters is one of the longest-running worldwide pro gaming tours across the globe, started in 2006 by ESL. The competition introduces the best gamers of the world in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, StarCraft II, League of Legends and other famous eSports titles, in which different teams battle against each other to show off their gaming skills. With IEM having over a history’s decade, it is recognized as one of the most traditional and prestigious events in the world.

Intel Extreme Masters chooses the Windy City of Chicago (also known as the city of excellence) as its new home for the years 2018, 2019, and 2020. IEM select Chicago to organize the gaming events and provide the opportunity to the best gamers to showcase their talent for a massive prize against other competitors.  As the part of the three-year deal, Intel and ESL have teamed up with the Wintrust Arena and the United Center to make Chicago the new North America home of Intel Extreme Masters, moving the event from Oakland to Chicago. To kick things off in the year 2018 IEM (Intel Extreme Masters) will be organzied at the Wintrust Arena before shifting to the United Center the home of Chicago Bulls of NBA, for the year 2019 and 2020.

Together with Sydney, Katowice and Shanghai as the part of the yearly competition, IEM Chicago will come with the best 16 teams of the world in CS: GO (Counter-Strike: Global Offensive) who are competing against each other for the massive prize pool $250,000 from 10-November-2018.

10 of the 16 teams will be invited to the event’s group stages, which will kick off on November 6th to 9th. The remaining 6 teams will be filled with the winners of qualifiers in Asia, Europe, and the Americas. The best four teams who fought against other teams in the competition their way through the group stages will receive a chance to show off their skills in front of a live audience at the playoffs. IEM Chicago is also the part of Intel Grand Slam with a huge prize pool of a $1,000,000 for the first team to conquer four of the last ten massive events of CS: Go which are organized by ESL and DreamHack.

The lineup for challengers for Intel Extreme Masters Chicago is set. Sixteen of the top Counter-Strike: Global Offensive on the world will gather in the Windy City for an epic event.

There are ten invited teams available such as Astralis, Faze Clan, Team Liquid, Mousesports, Big, Mibr, Nrg Esports, Renegades, Navi and Fnatic, and Six Qualified teams are following: Avangar, North, Eunited, Mvp Pk, Luminosity, and Team LDLC.

Format

The group stage will start from November 6th to 8th, 2018

  • Two Double-elimination Format Groups
  • The Initial Matches are Bo1 (Best of One)
  • All following Matches are Bo3 (Best of Three)
  • Three Top Teams of each group advance to Playoffs:

Playoffs: November 9th to 11th, 2018

  • Single-elimination Bracket
  • The Quarterfinals and Semifinals are Bo3 (Best of three)
  • The Grand Final is Bo5 (Best of Five)

The prize pool of $250,000 is divided among the teams such as 1st team ($100,000), 2nd Team ($42,000), 3rd and 4th team ($20,000).

 

Official website

https://www.intelextrememasters.com