LGD Gaming have come out on top in the ESL One Frankfurt 2016 Chinese qualifiers, after besting ViCi Gaming Reborn 3:1 in the Finals. LGD Gaming is the last team to qualify and will join Alliance, OG, Team Liquid, Fnatic, compLexity Gaming, Vega Squadron and Na’Vi to compete for a slice of the $250,000 prize pool. ESL One Frankfurt 2016 will take place between June 17-19, at the Commerzbank-Arena in Frankfurt, Germany.
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LGD Gaming have secured the regional spot from the ESL One Frankfurt 2016 Chinese qualifiers when they defeated ViCi Gaming Reborn 3:1.
As one of the tier 1 teams invited to participate in the ESL One Frankfurt 2016 Chinese qualifiers, LGD Gaming started in the Upper Brackets Round 2. They outplayed CDEC.Avengers and ViCi Gaming 2:1 in order to advance to the finals.
ESL One Frankfurt 2016 Chinese qualifiers teams
Twenty Chinese teams competed between May 13-16th for the last remaining spot for the main event.
ESL One Frankfurt 2016 Chinese pre qualifiers teams
ESL One Frankfurt 2016 Chinese qualifier teams – invited first round
- Invictus Gaming
- ViCi Gaming
- Invictus Gaming.Vitality
ESL One Frankfurt 2016 Chinese qualifier teams – invited second round
- ViCi Gaming Reborn
ESL One Frankfurt 2016
ESL One Frankfurt 2016 closes out ESL’s $1,000,000 pledge to Dota 2 and brings the festivities back to Germany this June with eight of the best teams from around the world fighting for a $250,000 starting prize pool.
The event will unfold over the course of three days, between June 17-19. The closed group stages that will determine the seeding will be played on June 17th, followed by the main event scheduled to take place on June 18th and 19th at the Commerzbank-Arena in Frankfurt, Germany.
Eight teams – three directly invited (Alliance, OG, Team Liquid), two qualified from Europe (Vega, Na’Vi), one qualified from China (LGD Gaming), one qualified from the Americas (compLexity Gaming) and one qualified from SEA (Fnatic) – will compete in a single elimination best-of-three bracket, with best-of-five Grand Finals. The format features a classic GSL style group stage ahead of the playoffs, that will determine the seeding.
ESL One Frankfurt 2016 participating teams
- Alliance – direct invite
- OG – direct invite
- Team Liquid – direct invite
- Fnatic – SEA qualifiers
- compLexity Gaming – Americas qualifiers
- Vega Squadron – European qualifiers
- Na’Vi – European qualifiers
- LGD Gaming – Chinese qualifiers
ESL One Frankfurt 2016 tickets
Tickets are available on Ticketmaster.de, at prices ranging from €29 to €2,999.
- Rank Seating – €29 (Sit on the rank seats, while at the same time saving a bit on the ticket cost. Access to the festival remains the same.)
- Infield Seating ticket – €39 (Free seating on pitch level. Ticket holders are free to move around as they please. They will still have access to all the festival activities.)
- Premium ticket – €249 (Seating right in front of the stage with exclusive signing sessions, exclusive Secret Shop premium ticket, unlimited food and drinks and a bonus surprise to be announced soon.)
- The Aegis Experience – €2,999 (Access to a private lounge for a group of five. All the premium perks apply plus front of the line access to signing sessions and venue entry.)
ESL One Frankfurt 2015
Team Secret won ESL One Frankfurt 2015, after taking down Evil Geniuses, 3:1, in the Grand Finals.
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