With The World Championships 2016 set to start this week, EFRAG announced the final rosters for the eight national teams that will compete in the tournament, as well as the format of the competition.
All eight teams will advance to the single-elimination bracket that starts with the quarter-final and will take place at the Kombank Arena in Belgrade.
The playoffs will be played as best-of-three, except the grand final which will be best-of-five.
The schedule for the event is as follows:
October 5th – Media Day
October 6th – Group Stage Day 1 (EFRAG Studios)
October 7th – Group Stage Day 2 (EFRAG Studios)
October 8th – Quarter-finals (Kombank Arena)
October 9th – Semi-finals and grand final (Kombank Arena)
Alongside the schedule, the five-man rosters for the eight national teams have been revealed.
The Rosters for the Eight teams have been revealed :
- Jony Boy
The $100,000 prize pool will be distributed in the following way:
1. – $50,000
2. – $20,000
3-4. – $10,000
5-8. – $2,500
You can get the tickets to the event for free at Efrag’s website.
Alternatively you can also watch the stream online live at Efrag’s channel on Azubu.