We are thrilled to announce the new ESL Women’s Sydney Open CS:GO tournament, to be hosted at the Community Stage at IEM Sydney 2018. The tournament will gather the best Women’s teams from Australia and New Zealand to compete for the opportunity to play live at the Community Stage at IEM Sydney for a prize pool of $10,000.
After two online qualifiers, the top four Women’s CS:GO teams from across Australia and New Zealand will be chosen to compete at the Community Stage at IEM Sydney on Sunday, May 6th.
“The ESL Women’s Sydney Open is a fantastic opportunity for our local players to showcase their skills in front of the most passionate audience in esports at the Community Stage at IEM Sydney. For ESL Australia, this announcement marks the beginning of a commitment for our team to develop more opportunities for women in esports” Said Nick Vanzetti, Managing Director of ESL Australia.
Qualifier 1 & 2: 18th & 19th of April
Teams can enter both qualifiers here: https://esl.gg/WomensSydneyOpen
The format of each qualifier will vary depending on the number of teams entering. The rulebook is available here: http://bit.ly/IEMRulebook
Tickets to the event are available – join thousands of fans at Australia’s biggest esports event in the Qudos Bank Arena on May 4-6! Fans can follow IEM on Twitter and Facebook for all tournament updates.