PGL Major Stockholm 2021 schedule revealed
The organizers of PGL Major Stockholm 2021 have published the tournament’s schedule. The prestigious championship will take place from October 26 to November 7 and will be divided into three stages, each of which will last four days: Challengers Stage - October 26-29, Legends Stage - October 30 - November 2, and Champions Stage - November 4-7.
The Challengers and Legends Stages will be played using a Swiss system with 16 teams competing for 8 slots in the next stage of the tournament. All qualifying and elimination matches will be played in a best-of-three format, while the rest of the encounters will be held in a best-of-one format.
The Champions Stage features a Single Elimination playoff bracket with best-of-three matches. The decisive stage of the tournament, unlike the two previous ones, will take place in front of a live audience at the Avicii Arena that accommodates 15,000 people.
At the moment, 16 participants of the upcoming major have been confirmed: FURIA, Liquid, Heroic, Vitality, Astralis, NIP, G2, NAVI, Gambit, Team Spirit, Virtus.pro, Entropiq, Renegades and Sharks. Liquid, NAVI and Gambit have a guaranteed Legends status. Eight remaining participants of the Valve’s event will be determined following the ongoing RMR events for Europe, North America and Asia.
Let us recall that PGL Major Stockholm will be the first major in more than two years. The full schedule of the event with the record 2 million dollars prize money can be found on the "Tournaments" page via this link.