BLAST Pro Series

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BLAST Pro Series
Blast Pro Series logo.png
Official logo
FoundedNovember 25, 2017
Owner(s)RFRSH Entertainment
No. of teams6
CountriesVarious
HeadquartersCopenhagen, Denmark
Most recent
champion(s)
European Union FaZe Clan (2nd title)
Most titlesDenmark Astralis (3 titles)
TV partner(s)
Official websiteblastproseries.com

BLAST Pro Series is an international live Counter-Strike:Global Offensive tournament.[1][2] The tournament brings together six of the best teams in the world on a fast 2-day tournament. The event has rotating locations has it happens in different cities from the different continents. The Danish e-sports organisation, RFRSH Entertainment, created the tournament in 2017.[3]

Editions[edit]

On December 1, The first BLAST Pro Series Global Finals will take place in Bahrain, as the best 4 teams on their events along the year will qualify for the US$500,000 prize pool event.[4][5]

Table key
  Global Final
Edition Date Venue Champions Runner-ups Prize pool Most valuable player Ref
2017
1 November 25, 2017 Denmark Royal Arena, Copenhagen Brazil SK Gaming Denmark Astralis US$250,000 Brazil Gabriel "FalleN" Toledo [6]
2018
2 September 28-29, 2018 Turkey Ülker Sports Arena, Istanbul Denmark Astralis (1) Brazil MIBR US$250,000 Denmark Nicolai "device" Reedtz [7]
3 November 2-3, 2018 Denmark Royal Arena, Copenhagen Ukraine Natus Vincere Sweden Ninjas in Pyjamas US$250,000 Ukraine Aleksandr "s1mple" Kostyliev [8]
4 December 14-15, 2018 Portugal Altice Arena, Lisbon Denmark Astralis (2) Ukraine Natus Vincere US$250,000 Denmark Emil "Magisk" Reif [9]
2019 season
5 March 22-23, 2019 Brazil Ginásio do Ibirapuera, São Paulo Denmark Astralis (3) Team Liquid US$250,000 Denmark Nicolai "device" Reedtz [10]
6 April 12-13, 2019 United States Watsco Center, Miami European Union FaZe Clan Team Liquid US$250,000 Bosnia and Herzegovina Nikola "NiKo" Kovač [11]
7 May 10-11, 2019 Spain Madrid Arena, Madrid Finland ENCE Denmark Astralis US$250,000 Finland Jani "Aerial" Jussila [12]
8 July 12-13, 2019 United States HD Buttercup Building, Los Angeles[13][14] Team Liquid European Union FaZe Clan US$250,000 Canada Keith "NAF" Markovic [15]
9 September 13-14, 2019 Russia VTB Arena, Moscow Kazakhstan AVANGAR Russia ForZe US$250,000 Russia Dzhami "Jame" Ali [16]
10 November 1-2, 2019 Denmark Royal Arena, Copenhagen European Union FaZe Clan (2) Sweden Ninjas in Pyjamas US$250,000 Bosnia and Herzegovina Nikola "NiKo" Kovač [17]
11 December 13-14, 2019 Bahrain Riffa, Bahrain US$500,000 [18]

Season leaderboard[edit]

As of Blast Pro Series Copenhagen 2019

Table key
  Qualified for the Global Final - Top 4
Place Team Points
1 European Union FaZe Clan 30
2 Team Liquid 28
3 Denmark Astralis 26
4 Sweden Ninjas in Pyjamas 24
5 Ukraine Natus Vincere 12
6 Brazil MIBR 12
7 United States Cloud9 6

References[edit]

  1. ^ "BLAST Pro Series | The world's most entertaining esports tournament". blastproseries.com. Retrieved 2019-05-12.
  2. ^ "BLAST Pro Series". RFRSH. Retrieved 2019-05-12.
  3. ^ RFRSH. "RFRSH - Capturing the biggest moments in esports". www.rfrsh.net. Retrieved 2019-05-12.
  4. ^ "BLAST Pro Series Global Final to feature $500,000 prize pool". HLTV.org. Retrieved 2019-05-12.
  5. ^ "BLAST Pro Series Global Final 2019 to Be Held in Bahrain". The Esports Observer. 2019-09-13. Retrieved 2019-09-14.
  6. ^ "BLAST Pro Series Copenhagen 2017". HLTV.org. Retrieved 2019-05-12.
  7. ^ "BLAST Pro Series Istanbul 2018". HLTV.org. Retrieved 2019-05-12.
  8. ^ "BLAST Pro Series Copenhagen 2018". HLTV.org. Retrieved 2019-05-12.
  9. ^ "BLAST Pro Series Lisbon 2018". HLTV.org. Retrieved 2019-05-12.
  10. ^ "BLAST Pro Series São Paulo 2019". HLTV.org. Retrieved 2019-05-12.
  11. ^ "BLAST Pro Series Miami 2019". HLTV.org. Retrieved 2019-05-12.
  12. ^ "BLAST Pro Series Madrid 2019". HLTV.org. Retrieved 2019-05-12.
  13. ^ Amos, Andrew. "BLAST defends sudden venue change for Los Angeles event, says it will be an "unexpected but appreciated change"".
  14. ^ "BLAST Pro Series Los Angeles". Liquipedia. Retrieved 13 July 2019.
  15. ^ "BLAST Pro Series Los Angeles 2019". HLTV.org. Retrieved 2019-05-12.
  16. ^ "BLAST Pro Series Moscow 2019". HLTV.org. Retrieved 2019-06-22.
  17. ^ "BLAST Pro Series Copenhagen 2019". HLTV.org. Retrieved 2019-08-20.
  18. ^ "BLAST Pro Series Global Final 2019". HLTV.org. Retrieved 2019-09-14.

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