DreamHack Open Tours 2019 Viewer’s Guide
Posted 16th May 2019 By: Derpina    243 Views
Esports News – The DreamHack Open Tours 2019 is upon us. This series is the biggest and most exciting offline CS:GO tournament in the world and runs alongside the ECS and ESL qualifiers. With that, here’s a definitive viewer’s guide to follow the event:
The 2019 edition of the Open Tours marks its second season. It will take place in Tours, France from May 17 to 19. This year, eight of the best CS:GO teams compete for the $100,000 prize pool and the offline title.
The competing teams will undergo a total of thirteen matches, six Bo1 and seven Bo3. It starts with the group stage to feature 2 double-elimination groups with 4 teams each. The Opening and Winner’s matches are in Bo1, as well as the Elimination and Deciders. The top 2 teams from each group who dominate the stage advances to the playoffs.
The final day of the competition is dedicated for the single-elimination bracket in the playoffs. All matches are in Bo3. Every stage, the competition eliminates any one-map upset to spice up the game. The champion of the tournament brings home $50,000, followed by $20,000, $10,000, $3,000, and $2,000 for the runner-ups.
Eight prominent names will be fighting in one arena for glory, fame, and money. Here’s the list of competing teams and their divisions for the group stage:
Mousesports – Europe
Windigo – Bulgaria
Valiance – Serbia
Instinct – France
G2 Esports – France
AVANGAR – Kazakhstan
Ghost – United States
French – FrogsFrance
The three-day tournament is set to happen from Friday to Saturday. See the full list of the schedule below.
Friday, May 17
17:00 | Europe mousesports vs. France Instinct | BO1
18:30 | France G2 vs. France FrenchFrogs | BO1
20:00 | Bulgaria Windigo vs. Serbia Valiance | BO1
21:30 | Kazakhstan AVANGAR vs. United States Ghost | BO1
23:00 | Group A winners’ match | BO1
00:30 | Group B winners’ match | BO1
Saturday, May 18
16:00 | Group A elimination match | BO3
19:00 | Group B elimination match | BO3
22:00 | Group A decider match | BO3
01:00 | Group B decider match | BO3
Sunday, May 19
16:00 | Semi-final #1 | BO3
19:00 | Semi-final #2 | BO3
23:00 | Grand final | BO3