All participants at Nine to Five #5 are set
As a result of the second group stage of the Nine to Five #5 tournament Heretics, Copenhagen Flames, ALTERNATE aTTaX, Galaxy Racer, x6tence, as well as three teams from the CIS - Project X, Virtus.pro, and K23 advanced to the playoffs. Project X is the tag of the former CR4ZY team, under which Ukrainian players perform after parting with the organization.
The results of the group stage:
A playoff tournament takes place from November 2 to 4. The eight teams from the group stage will be joined by guest teams forZe, MAD Lions, MIBR and Sprout. They will start with the quarterfinal stage.
Nine to Five #5 participants draw a total prize pool of $50,000. The winner of the tournament will receive $35,000, and the team that lost in the Grand Final will receive $15,000.
Champions of the four previous series of this event are Gambit (three times) and Team Spirit.