Winstrike will host CIS BLAST Premier Qualifier

Winstrike CIS Cup tournament has been announced that will serve as the CIS qualifier for BLAST Premier Spring Showdown 2021. The regional championship takes place online on March 19-21.

The organizers have sent direct invitations to Team Spirit, EXTREMUM, Nemiga, and Winstrike. Four winners of the regional open qualifiers winners will play in the event alongside the abovementioned teams.

Winstrike CIS Cup participants list:

 Team Spirit
 Open qualifiers winner #1
 Open qualifiers winner #2
 Open qualifiers winner #3
 Open qualifiers winner #4

BLAST Premier Spring Showdown 2021 will feature a prize pool of $162,000 will take place from March 13 to 18. At the moment only six participants have been determined so far: Astralis, Vitality Liquid, OG, and MIBR. Two more slots the organizers will give to the invited teams, and eight spots will be played out through the regional qualifications. Best top two teams of the event will receive a slot in the BLAST Premier 2021 spring season finale.