EB Expo Sydney finals will commence tomorrow.



Hosted by ESL Australia, eSports Arena at EB Expo will commence tomorrow with four teams fighting for a share of the $10,000 AUD (~$7,500) prize pot from September 30th to October 1st.


After moving on from the online qualifier; four teams will compete at the eSports Arena. These four teams are AVANT Garde, Onestop, Legacy, Athletico.

All four squads will meet each other on the first day in a best-of-one round-robin format. This will decide the seedings for the best-of-three playoffs the next day. The talent lineup will feature Iain “SnypeR” Turner, who attended 2 majors in the past at EMS Katowice 2014 with Vox Eminor, and ESL Cologne 2015 withImmunity.



The full talent lineup consists of:

Ben “SandMan” Green – Host
Iain “SnypeR” Turner – Commentator
Kevin “KaRath” Zhu – Commentator
Jordan “Elfishguy” Mays – Commentator

Here is the schedule for the event below:

Friday, September 30
04:00 Legacy vs. AVANT GARDE BO1
05:30 Legacy vs. Athletico BO1
06:30 Legacy vs. onestop BO1
08:30 Athletico vs. onestop BO1
10:30 onestop vs. AVANT GARDE BO1
12:00 AVANT GARDE vs. Athletico BO1
Saturday, October 01
03:30 Semi-final #1 BO3
07:00 Semi-final #2 BO3
10:30 Grand final BO3

The prize distribution is as follows:

1. – $5,000 AUD (~$3,800)
2. – $2,500 AUD (~$1,900)
3-4. – $1,250 AUD (~$950)
3-4. – $1,250 AUD (~$950)