ESWC Africa Qualifiers 1st results and last chance qualifiers
The first online qualifiers of the ESWC Africa 2018 ended this weekend thanks to all the participating teams who have well represented the continent and its level on Counter-Strike:Global Offensive.
Thus, 5 of the 6 national qualifiers have seen one team qualified for the ESWC African qualifiers playoffs of next Sunday:
- Team Game of Throw for Algeria (see full results)
- Team eXtreme for Tunisia (see full results)
- Team Riptile eSports Egypt (see full results)
- Team Lagos Boys for Nigeria
- Team Nolif3 for Ivory Coast
The last slot for the qualifiers playoffs was for the Senegal. However, as no team show up the slot is put in play in a new last chance qualifier tournament. This qualifier will be organized on 21th and 22th November, on the evening and in a best-of-one cup. It is open to 32 teams from any of the 7 countries involved in the ESWC Africa: Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt, Ivory Coast, Nigeria and Senegal.
The winner of the cup will join on Sunday in a round-robin stage the 5 qualified teams mentioned above and will fight for the 3 slots at stake for the final of the ESWC Africa.
The registration for the last chance qualifier and follow the same eligibility rules than the other qualifiers: https://www.toornament.com/tournaments/1990786876346974208/information
ESWC AFRICA QUALIFIERS SCHEDULE:
- 21/22th November Last chance qualifier for qualifier playoffs
32 slots opened to the 7 countries / registration here
- 24/25th November Moroccan qualifiers / 1 slot for ESWC Africa final
- 25th November ESWC Africa qualifier playoffs / 3 slots for ESWC Africa final