The first day of Manila Major SEA Open Qualifiers round 2 has come to an end. Thirty-two teams are left to compete for a spot in the Southeast Asian Regional Qualifiers. Out of the remaining teams First Departure, Mineski-X, RexRegum and Extremest are still in contention. The 32 remaining teams will continue battling for the regional spot starting at 14:00 SGT tomorrow, May 2.
The second round of the Manila Major SEA Open Qualifiers round 2 has left 32 teams with hopes to continue their journey to China. More than 500 teams were sent home early with their dreams and hopes to attend the Manila Major put to rest.
JokeR wiped out MVP.Hot6ix in Round of 128 but was was eliminated by Beyond Infinity immediately following in the next round.
burster was taken out by Sabun and Can’t Say Wips by VoidBoy in Round of 64.
The runner up team from yesterday’s Grand Finals- Gse7ven was knocked out early by s1-Lykos in Round of 64.
First Departure, Mineski-X, RexRegum and Extremest are still fighting for a chance, set to return again tomorrow to seal the deal for the last regional spot in the Manila Major Regional qualifiers.
Yesterday, TnC Pro Gaming landed the first Manila Major SEA Regional Qualifiers available spot, after defeating Gse7en, 2:0, in the finals.
The winners of the Manila Major SEA Open Qualifiers will advance to the Regional Qualifiers, which will take place between May 3-6.
The Manila Major will be held between June 7-12, at the Mall of Asia Arena, in Manila, Philippines, with a set prize-pool of $3,000,000. Sixteen teams will compete in the main event hosted by PGL and Valve.
Progress can be followed in the FACEIT brackets, as teams progress tomorrow.
Manila Major SEA Open Qualifiers round 2 streams
A couple of channels and casters will be covering selections of games from the European, American and Southeast Asian Manila Major Open Qualifiers. The following spreadsheet will be updated throughout the four days of the Open Qualifiers.
- LlamaDownUnder’s stream
- MusicBlade’s stream
- Bkop’s stream
- ClouDx’s stream
- YJ’s stream
- Chicago Ted’s stream
- JandaHunter stream
- MotPax’s stream
- thysevensigns’s stream
- First Departure
- Cant Say Wips
Start time: 14:00 SGT
Manila Major SEA Open Qualifiers round 2 notable registered teams
Manila Major SEA Open Qualifiers round 2 – SEA (388 teams registered so far):
Manila Major Open Qualifiers
Much like for the Frankfurt and Shanghai Major, there will be two opportunities for teams to compete in the Manila Major Open Qualifiers. Two rounds of Open Qualifiers will be hosted – the first will take place between April 29-30, while the second is set for May 1-2. Teams are able to register and participate in both sets of events.
Manila Major SEA Open Qualifiers round 2 schedule
1st round of the Manila Major Open Qualifiers
Manila Major Open Qualifiers #2, Day 2 – May 2nd
Rounds played: Round of 32 (BO1), Round of 16 (BO1), Round of 8 (BO1), SemiFinals (BO3), Finals (BO3).