Astralis, OG, FaZe and CPH Flames advance to IEM Katowice 2022 group stage

Astralis, OG, FaZe and Copenhagen Flames have become the first winners of the Play-In stage at IEM Katowice 2022 securing the spots in the group stage of the tournament. After successful opening matches, the mentioned quartet defeated BIG, ENCE, MOUZ and NIP, respectively.

The losing rosters have retained their chances of getting into the group stage and on February 16 they will play the final meetings of the Play-In stage. Their opponents in the matches for reaching the next stage of the prestigious LAN event will be known based on the results of the first matches of the Play-In lower bracket.

The opening matchday of IEM Katowice 2022 also saw two teams being eliminated from the event. Having suffered two defeats in a row, Wisla Krakow and Sprout finished their tournament runs.

Current IEM Katowice 2022 Play-In bracket:

The full schedule, up-to-date results and live streams of IEM Katowice 2022 are available on the event’s page on our website via this link.