mousesports & FPX seeded in different groups at Fantasyexpo Cup Spring 2021

The organizers of Fantasyexpo Cup Spring 2021, which serves as a qualifier for the BLAST Premier Spring Showdown 2021, have announced the results of the group stage draw. The top favorites, mousesports and FunPlus Phoenix, will compete in different groups.

The European Championship group stage will start on March 23 and will be held in Double Elimination (GSL) BO1 format. Two teams from each group will advance to the playoffs, where they'll face off on March 25 for a BLAST Premier slot and a $10,000 Single Elimination slot with two-win matches.

Fantasyexpo Cup Spring 2021 group stage seeding:

Tournament schedule:

Tuesday, March 23:

19:00  mousesports vs.  DBL PONEY (BO1)
20:15  Sprout vs.  PACT (BO1)
21:30 Group A winners' match (BO1)
22:45 Group A elimination match (BO1)
00:00 Group A decider match (BO1)

Wednesday, March 24:

19:00  FunPlus Phoenix vs.  LDLC (BO1)
20:15  Endpoint vs.  Pompa (BO1)
21:30 Group B winners' match (BO1)
22:45 Group B elimination match (BO1)
00:00 Group B decider match (BO1)

Thursday, March 25:

17:00 Semi-final #1 (BO3)
20:00 Semi-final #2 (BO3)
23:00 Grand final (BO3)

We should add that BLAST Premier Spring Showdown 2021 with the prize fund of $162 thousand will be held during the period from March 13 to 18. At the moment we know 12 participants: Astralis, G2, Liquid, OG, Vitality, MIBR, Gambit, Heroic, FURIA, NASR, Team Spirit and 9z. The remaining four slots will be drawn in qualifying for Europe, Scandinavia, Iberia and North America. At the end of the championship, top two teams will qualify for the BLAST Premier 2021 spring season finals.