Esports Tournaments You Can Catch This Weekend
Posted 3rd March 2018 By: Kyle-Tipify Staff    211 Views
After a long week of rendering work overtimes or cramming history lessons to ace a final test, the weekend is now for the taking. It is a time to relax and enjoy, after the week you’ve been through. But of course, you’re here for esports. So, if you’re looking for the major tournaments going on about the realms of CS:GO, LoL, and Dota 2 then here’s a compilation of competitive tournaments that you wouldn’t want to miss this weekend.
CS:GO Tournaments This Weekend
Headlining the tournament for this week is the Intel Extreme Masters XII heading to its playoff stages. With 5 teams competing for the biggest share in the prize pool of $500,000, the stakes are high. On Saturday, we find out the two teams advancing to the grand finals, which will be played on Sunday, in a best-of-five series.
Dota 2 Tournaments This Weekend
On Sunday, The Bucharest Major kicks-off the major tournament, featuring a $1 million prize pool along with 1,500 Pro Circuit Points. Furthermore, 16 teams compete in a 5-round format following a best-of-one match format. The format will be different which teams will prove their competitiveness while giving the lower-tier teams a chance to advance to the playoffs.
LoL Tournaments This Weekend
The North American League of Legends Championship Series heads to Week 7.
March 3 matches:
- Clutch Gaming vs Echo Fox
- FlyQuest vs Counter Logic Gaming
- OpTic Gaming vs Cloud9
- Team SoloMid vs Team Liquid
- 100 Thieves vs Golden Guardians
March 4 matches:
- Echo Fox vs Counter Logic Gaming
- FlyQuest vs Golden Guardians
- Clutch Gaming vs Team Liquid
- Team SoloMid vs Cloud9
- OpTic Gaming vs 100 Thieves
Overwatch Tournament This Weekend
As the Overwatch League heats up even more, expect action-packed matches coming to you this weekend:
March 2 matches:
- Boston Uprising vs Florida Mayhem
- LA Gladiators vs Seoul Dynasty
- Dallas Fuel vs LA Valiant
March 3 matches:
- Philadelphia Fusion vs London Spitfire
- Houston Outlaws vs New York Excelsior
- Shanghai Dragons vs San Francisco Shock