The DreamHack Open cycle of tournaments in CS:GO is moving to Sweden for its annual stop in Jönköping. The event will be held on November 29 - December 1, taking place in Elmia Convention Center.
Eight teams are set to participate in this competition, among which are five invitees. The invites were received by CR4ZY, forZe, FURIA Esports, Heroic, and GODSENT, who replaced 100 Thieves as the Australians decided to skip the tournament. Other participants made it through the regional qualifiers, where three spots were conquered by SJ Gaming, Tricked Esports, and MARSKALK.
The team list and group-stage draw
|Group A||Group B|
The first part of the event will run according to the GSL system. Opening and winners’ matches will be played in Best of 1, while elimination and decider games will use Best of 3. The decisive phase of the event, Playoffs, will see four teams battling it out in the bracket of Single Elimination (every series is Bo3)
Schedule and results of matches
CET is stated
- 12:00 — FURIA 16-10 Marskalk | Nuke
- 13:30 — Heroic 13-16 SJ | Nuke
- 15:00 — forZe 10-16 Tricked | Overpass
- 16:30 — CR4ZY 7-16 GODSENT | Dust2
- 18:00 — FURIA 14-16 Tricked | Overpass | Winners’ Match | Group A
- 19:30 — SJ 11-16 GODSENT | Nuke | Winners’ Match | Group B
- 10:00 — Marskalk 0-2 forZe | Elimination Match | Group A
- 13:00 — Heroic 1-2 CR4ZY | Elimination Match | Group B
- 16:00 — FURIA 1-2 forZe | Decider Match | Group A
- 19:00 — SJ 0-2 CR4ZY | Decider Match | Group B
- 10:00 — GODSENT 1-2 forZe | Semi-final #1
- 13:00 — Tricked 2-0 CR4ZY | Semi-final #2
- 17:00 — forZe 2-1 Tricked | Grand-final
You can watch DreamHack Open Winter 2019 matches on our website. The official broadcast of the tournament is available on the event’s page. Below you can find the list of talents who were hired to analyze and commentate the games.
Prize pool distribution
- 1. forZe ($50,000)
- 2. Tricked ($20,000)
- 3-4. GODSENT, CR4ZY ($10,000 each)
- 5-6. FURIA, SJ ($3,000 each)
- 7-8. Marskalk, Heroic ($2,000 each)
The Danish team of Heroic is the reigning champion of DH Open, as it won the previous tournament of the series in Atlanta, taking down the German squad of Sprout in the grand-final. Before that, CR4ZY came out on top at the competition in Rotterdam.