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December 3rd, 2019

FURIA round out Champions Cup Finals participant list

The Brazilian team of FURIA Esports has received the last invitation to Champions Cup Finals. It has been announced by the tournament’s organizer on Twitter.

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As of now, FURIA are occupying the 13th spot in HLTV’s World Ranking. The last event that they have attended is DreamHack Open Winter 2019. There, they finished on the 5-6th place after being eliminated in the group stage. Before the end of 2019 - beside Champions Cup - the Brazilians will also participate in cs_summit 5.

Apart from the Brazilian squad, direct invites to the championship of Eden Esports were also obtained by ENCE Esports and G2 Esports, while the other five spots were played off in the regional qualifiers. In Europe, four winners were defined: BIG, Hard Legion, Movistar Riders, and Team Spirit. In China, on the other hand, it was only TYLOO who earned a ticket to the event.

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Champions Cup Finals will be running on December 19-22 in the city of St Julian's, Malta, where the participants of this competition would battle it out for a $300,000 prize pool. The tournament is set to take place in the InterContinental Hotel.

It won’t be the first esport event that is organized by Eden Esports. In 2018, they held SuperNova CS:GO Malta, which featured $150,000 of prize money and was won by the NA's finest of Team Liquid.