New Challengers Stage StarLadder Major 2019 seeding
StarLadder Major 2019 have presented the results of the drawing of lots for the first round of the New Challengers Stage, which will take place in the Swiss-system tournament format. According to the Swiss-system tournament format, sixteen teams, in this particular case, would play with each other for up to five rounds, where the opponent is determined by the current ELO rating based on teams' seeding. Three defeats, in the overall standings, lead to the defeat of the team, and three victories advance to the next stage.
First round matches of New Challengers Stage StarLadder Major 2019:
Vitality vs. Syman
NRG vs. DreamEaters
G2 vs. TYLOO
North vs. INTZ
FURIA vs. HellRaisers
mousesports vs. forZe
AVANGAR vs. Complexity
CR4ZY vs. Grayhound
StarLadder Major 2019 will start August,23 with the New Challengers Stage. Eight best teams will join the list of participants in the New Legends Stage, which will take place from August 28 to September 1. The final part of the major - New Champions Stage - will take place September 5-8 at the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Berlin, with the participation of eight finalists of the New Legends Stage.