Astralis Wins ELEAGUE Premier 2018
Astralis won the ELEAGUE Premier 2018, a Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament.
After taking out mousesports, Astralis advanced to the grand finals of the ELEAGUE Premier 2018. It beat Team Liquid in the CS:GO tournament and won $500,000 from the $1 million prize pool.
ELEAGUE Premier 2018 began July 21. Eight professional CS:GO teams played in the group stages, including Natus Vincere who recently won ESL One Cologne. Natus Vincere and mousesports fell to third and fourth place as Astralis and Team Liquid advanced to the finals.
Although ELEAGUE Premier 2018 just finished, ELEAGUE announced the tournament would return in 2019. It revealed ELEAGUE Premier 2019 would begin Jan. 26, meaning viewers and fans need to wait almost half a year for the action to return. There are plenty of other tournaments coming up that fans can look forward to like DreamHack Masters Stockholm in August.