Live ELEAGUE Major: Boston Action Continues with The New Legends Stage Beginning Friday, Jan. 19, on Twitch

 

Popular CS:GO Star Jordan ‘n0thing’ Gilbert to Join ELEAGUE Casting Team as Analyst

 

Turner and IMG’s ELEAGUE will continue live coverage of The ELEAGUE Major: Boston with The New Legends stage, Friday-Monday, Jan. 19-22, beginning daily at 10 a.m. ET on Twitch. This second stage of the three-week world championship, featuring a $1 million dollar prize pool, will showcase 16 teams competing for eight spots in The New Champions round, held Friday-Sunday, Jan. 26-28, at Agganis Arena in Boston.

 

The New Legends stage will include the top seven finishers from the previous Major and the nine teams that advanced from The New Challengers stage, split into four pools:

 

Pools

 

In the first round, each team from Pool One will play a best-of-one game against a randomly drawn team from Pool Four, while each team from Pool Two will play a best-of-one match against a randomly drawn team from Pool Three. In subsequent rounds, teams will be re-grouped based on their win-loss records, and will face a new opponent with the same record. Matches will continue in this format until each team either earns three wins and advances to the The New Champions stage, or loses three times and is eliminated.  First round matches include:

 

First Round Matchups

 

Standout CS:GO Player Jordan ‘n0thing’ Gilbert to be Guest Analyst

ELEAGUE will deepen its popular lineup of CS:GO experts by adding professional player Jordan ‘n0thing’ Gilbert as a guest analyst throughout live coverage of The New Legends stage. Gilbert, considered one of the most experienced players in the North American scene, last competed for Cloud9. Gilbert will join former professional players Jason ‘Moses’ O’Toole, Janko ‘YNk’ Paunovic, Daniel ‘DDK’ Kapadia and Henry ‘HenryG’ Greer on the commentary team.

 

talent announcement

 

The ELEAGUE Major: Boston Tickets

Fans can purchase three-day tickets to The ELEAGUE Major: Boston’s The New Champions stage by visiting www.eleague.com/major. All fans in attendance will receive a premium gift bag, along with a collectible CS:GO pin from Valve’s all-new Series 3 collection.  The ELEAGUE Major: Boston will be the first source of Series 3 pins, with additional pins available for purchase on site.  See image below for the all-new Series 3 CS:GO pins collection.

 

Pins

 

Media Credentials and On-Site Access

Media interested in covering The ELEAGUE Major: Boston on site can request credential(s) via  ELEAGUE.com.

 

More about ELEAGUE

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