Gambit CS:GO has gotten the invitation from the DreamHack Masters Las Vegas 2017 organizers to the closed stage of qualifier, which will take place at the beginning of the next year, on January 9.
16 teams will fight for four spots to the tournament of DreamHack series with the prize fund of $450,000. Eight invited team are joined by eight teams who succeeded in an Open Qualifier.
The format of the closed qualifier is traditional - Single Elimination, BO3. To advance to DreamHack Masters Las Vegas 2017 tournament, the team needs to overplay two opponents.
Round of 16 18:00 CET FaZe Clan vs EPG 18:00 CET FlipSid3 vs Heroic 18:00 CET Gambit vs Norse 18:00 CET PRIDE vs GODSENT 18:00 CET mousesports vs hmm 18:00 CET HellRaisers vs Tricked 18:00 CET fnatic vs Rogue 18:00 CET Dark Passage vs G2
About the tournament: 16 teams will gather in the world gambling capital from 15 to 19 February to fight for the championship cup and the impressive prize fund. Playoffs stage of the tournament will be held at MGM Grand Garden Arena, which allows for 17 thousand spectators. This scene is famous for holding professional boxing super fights (Mike Tyson - Evander Holyfield, Floyd Mayweather - Manny Pacquiao) and fights of the UFC series, numerous concerts and performances of the stars.
Participants: Astralis, Cloud9, NiP, Natus Vincere, ex-Dignitas, OpTic, SK, Virtus.pro.