With the start date set for next October 20, the event will be broadcast on five different stream channels. Teams will compete all against all in a better 1 map format. The tournament will culminate in a semi-final and a final showdown. Each streaming channel will be hosted by some of the top talent in the CS:GO community, including Anders, Gaules and Semmler.
Esports fans will be able to watch their favorite players in action ahead of the long-awaited world championship, the Stockholm Major.
“Battle of Betway is our most ambitious CS:GO sponsorship activation to date; bringing our teams from around the world together to compete against each other in an epic Betway tournament. Taking place just before the long-awaited Stockholm Major, this is the last opportunity for every CS:GO fan to see their favorite teams face off before battling for the top prize of the year," said Adam Savinson, on behalf of Betway's eSports area.
“It's good to have a showmatch in a competitive format to connect teams that only face each other in big tournaments. It's cool for us and the fans too, who will see a good match, but in a really fun way,” expressed art, on behalf of FURIA.
For his part, Ocelote, CEO of G2, states that "it's great to see our partners at Betway doing this Battle of Betway show. This will definitely bring the teams together as part of the Betway family and I look forward to seeing them all!" added Ocelot.
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