ESL One Cologne 2020 moves online
ESL One Cologne 2020 has been rescheduled for August 18-30 and will be played online separately for Europe, North America, Asia and Oceania. ESL in their explained that the decision was taken after a thorough assessment of the current situation with the coronavirus pandemic in the world.
The prize pool for ESL One Cologne 2020 has been reduced from $1,000,000 to $500,000 and distributed across four regions based on the number of participating teams. $325,000 has been allocated for the European Championship, $135,000 for the North American Championship, and $20,000 for Asia and Oceania.
Currently, the majority of participants in tournaments for Europe and North America are known, as well as one guest team each in Asia and Oceania. According to the published announcement, the other owners of invites will be determined on July 20 based on the ESL world ranking.
List of ESL One Cologne 2020 participants for Europe:
List of ESL One Cologne 2020 members for North America:
List of ESL One Cologne 2020 members for Asia:
List of ESL One Cologne 2020 participants for Oceania: