Roobet Cup organized by Relog Media and sponsored by Roobet will be underway in an hour with the clash between BIG and Entropiq to open the tournament while on a parallel stream, Astralis plays Movistar Riders.
The competition involves heavyweights including the most recent IEM Dallas 2022 champions Cloud9 and OG Esports who almost had Natus Vincere on the ropes at the recently concluded BLAST Premier Spring Final. Roobet Cup starts right before the IEM COlogne 2022 and will stress test the current list of up and coming teams who might feature in the play-in of the annual marquee tournament of ESL.
Opening match-ups came in pre-determined by the event organizer with Cloud9 to take over their North American counterparts Complexity while FaZe Clan lock horns against a new look OG roster featuring Adam “NEOFRAG” Zouhar and Maciej “F1KU” Miklas who made it to the playoffs on their debut at BLAST Premier Spring.
A total of 16 teams will contest for the mid-season cup as the Champion will take home the prize money of $150,000 USD. Teams have been divided into four groups from A-D and the top two from each group will advance further onto the playoffs. All matches will be played out in the Best of 3 format including the Grand Finals as well.
Below you can find out the draw alongside the schedule of the opening fixtures
- FaZe Clan
- Movistar Riders
- Eternal Fire
- Imperial Esports
- FURIA Esports9z Team
Opening match-ups : Schedule :
Jun 22, 2022
- BIG Vs Entropiq : 18:30 PM IST
- Astralis Vs Movistar Riders : 18:30 PM IST
- FaZe Clan Vs OG : 22:30 PM IST
- Cloud9 Vs Complexity : 22:30 PM IST