NAVI set new prize money record
In 2021, NAVI have won $4,275,500 of prize money from all the tournaments they participated in. According to Esports Earnings, this became the record amount earned in one calendar year in CS:GO.
The CIS squad broke the previous record held by Astralis in 2018 by more than $600,000. The Danish club managed to win $3,651,650 in the most successful period of its history.
In 2021, NAVI became the champions of the following big tournaments: BLAST Premier Global Final 2020, DreamHack Masters Spring 2021, IEM Cologne 2021, ESL Pro League Season 14, PGL Major Stockholm 2021, BLAST Premier Fall Final 2021 and BLAST Premier World Final 2021. Besides, Natus Vincere became the third team to win the third Intel Grand Slam season, bringing additional $1 million home.
IEM Katowice 2022 will be the first tournament for NAVI after the off-season. At the LAN event, 24 participants will compete for a total prize pool of $1 million.