Gambit, & Team Spirit invited to IEM Summer 2021

ESL announced the list of invited teams of the next Intel Extreme Masters event, which will be running from June 3 to June 13. Three CIS representatives have the received direct invites to the tournament. Gambit,, and Team Spirit will join the fight for the championship title.

Sixteen teams will be competing at IEM Summer 2021, four of which will qualify in Europe, and two teams - Extra Salt and Imperial - will be invited as regional winners of the DreamHack Open March 2021. The participants will share a total prize pool of $250,000.

IEM Summer 2021 Participant List:

  •  Vitality
  •  Complexity
  •  NIP
  •  fnatic
  •  Astralis
  •  Evil Geniuses
  •  Gambit
  •  Team Spirit
  •  Heroic
  •  Extra Salt
  •  Imperial
  •  European qualifiers finalst #1
  •  European qualifiers finalst #2
  •  European qualifiers finalst #3
  • ESL NC Global Playoffs S1 winner

The IEM Summer 2021 organizers also presented the full list of the participants of the closed qualifiers stage in Europe. Open qualifiers winners K23, Movistar Riders, Trident and SKADE will fight against BIG, FaZe, FURIA, G2, ENCE, FunPlus Phoenix, mousesports and OG.