The second round of the Boston Major Chinese Open Qualifiers has come to an end. EHOME.Keen has landed the last Boston Major Chinese Regional Qualifiers available spot, after defeating Newbee Young 2:0, in the finals. The Boston Major Chinese Regional Qualifiers starts Friday, October 28th – giving the teams one day to travel as the Chinese qualifiers are held as a LAN event.
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EHOME.Keen secured the last spot in the regional qualifiers after their flawless run in the in the Boston Major Chinese Open Qualifiers. The team cruised through the best-of-one series and then swept through Cavalry and Newbee.Young without dropping a match.
This will be EHOME’s third squad in the Boston Major Chinese Regional Qualifiers. The primary squad was directly invited the Main event and EHOME.X qualified in the first round of the open qualifiers.
EHOME.Keen will go up against CDEC Gaming, FTD club A, Invictus Gaming, Invictus Gaming.Vitality, LGD Gaming, LGD.Forever Young, ViCi Gaming, VG.J and EHOME.X, in the Boston Major Chinese Regional Qualifiers, scheduled to take place between October 28-31th.
The Boston Major will be held between December 7-11, at the Wang Theater, in Boston, USA, with a set prize-pool of $3,000,000. Sixteen teams will compete in the main event hosted by PGL and Valve.
Boston Major Regional Qualifiers
The Boston Major Chinese Regional Qualifiers are being held on site starting on Friday October 28th at 04:00 CEST.
There will be two phases to the Boston Major Qualifiers format – group and playoffs.
- One group
- Best-of-one matches
- 1 point for wins
- 0 points for loss
- Teams placed 1-4 move to playoffs
Tiebreakers: If there is tie between 4th and 5th position a tiebreaker match will be played. For ties between all other positions winner is determined based on head-to-head results.
- 1st place team chooses 3rd or 4th place team as opponent
- 2nd place team competes against remaining team
- GSL bracket format
- Best of three series
- Two teams advance to Boston Major