BLAST Premier World Final 2022 to be held in Abu Dhabi
BLAST Premier World Final 2022 is set to be held in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, the event organizers announced on their official website.
The tournament will take place from December 14 to 18 at the Etihad Arena. This indoor sports arena can accommodate up to 18,000 spectators.
BLAST Premier World Final 2022 will be the final tournament of the year by BLAST. It will feature eight teams that, in the course of 2022, won the biggest events on the professional scene and earned points in the tournament operator's rating.
As of now, the only two confirmed participants in the tournament are FaZe and NAVI. The European team received an invite after winning ESL Pro League Season 15, while Natus Vincere secured their slot after lifting the BLAST Premier Spring Final 2022 trophy.
The remaining invites to BLAST Premier World Final 2022 will be handed to the winners of ESL Pro League Season 16, IEM Rio 2022 Major, BLAST Fall Season Finals and the top three teams of the BLAST's rating. If the teams that already have a slot in BLAST Premier World Final 2022 win the above-mentioned events, the number of invites based on the rating will be increased.