After the victory over OpTic Gaming in the group stage at DreamHack Winter, Abay "HObbit" Khassenov was interviewed by HLTV. In the interview he delved into leaving Tengri and joining Gambit, defeating OpTic and the upcoming match against Renegades.
The performance of Gambit CS:GO at DreamHack Winter continues. Right after the great start our guys, unfortunately, could not seize an opportunity to secure the first place in the group and get a day off on Friday. Strong performance on Cobblestone was not replicated on Cache. Gambit was defeated by Renegades. Australians took everyone by surprise as they overcame one of the tournament favorites Cloud9 and upset Gambit.
Today we will learn the names of the teams who will join GODSENT and Renegades in the playoffs of Dreamhack Winter 2016, a tournament with a prize pool of $100 000. To advance to the next stage of the tournament, we need to defeat the winner of Cloud9 vs OpTic Gaming.
From November 24 to 26 Gambit CS:GO squad will take part in Dreamhack Winter in Jönköping, Sweden. Eight teams will fight for a championship title and a prize pool of $100 000 on the scene of Elmia Exhibition Centre, which can provide enough place for more than 20 000 visitors. During the first day of competition we will see a match between Gambit and American-Canadian roster of OpTic, and learn the names of the first two teams who will advance to playoffs.
Our team's departure to Sweden to participate in the DreamHack Winter 2016 tournament was not without surprises. Originally the team had to fly Lufthansa on Wednesday from Kiev to Gothenburg with the change in Frankfurt. However due to the suddenly occurred pilots' strike the company needed to cancel 876 flights. Among the victims there were our players as well.
At the end of November Gambit team will switch all their forces to the tournament with incredible history and special Esports charm. From 24 to 26 of November there will be the twentieth DreamHack Winter in the city of Jönköping. The championship doesn’t change the tradition and still is held in LAN party format. By the way, the tournament has its roots in the 90s, then "a computer party" was organized by the schoolmates in the basement of the school, soon was moved to the school canteen and now, 20 years later, LAN party at the conference center "Elmia" is visited by more than 26 thousand Esports fans.
The organizers of the last DreamHack series tournament of 2016 have revealed the schedule and the group draw results. The competition with a prize fund of $100,000 will be held in Swedish city of Jönköping on November 24 - 26.
Gambit CS:GO team win the closed qualifiers for DreamHack Winter 2016 tournament with a prize pool of $100,000. During the closed qualifiers stage 16 teams will face each other in a Single Elimination BO3 bracket. Two best teams will be granted a chance to go to Jönköping, Sweden.
This Sunday Gambit CS:GO team will take part in the closed qualifiers for DreamHack Winter 2016 tournament with a prize pool of $100 000. It will be a debut qualifier for our new roster with Daniil "Zeus" Teslenko and Abay "HObbit" Khassenov.