This year ESL Pro League Season 9 - Europe: Relegation will be held on August 15-18. The 6 teams — Windigo Gaming, Ninjas in Pajamas,
Turkey5, Team Heretics, Sprout and Team Spirit — will fight for the 3 slots in ESL Pro League Season 10 - Europe within the upcoming tournament. The remaining 3 teams will receive the consolation prizes — the ESEA Season 32: Premier Division - Europe slots.
The tournament will be held in 2 stages — Pre-Relegation and Relegation. Both phases will be played within double-elimination system with the bo3 match format. Pre-Relegation phase: Windigo Gaming, Team Heretics, Ninjas in Pajamas and Turkey5 will fight for a quota in the 10th season of the league. The teams that take the second and the third places will continue their struggle within the Relegation stage, and the resigner fivesome will leave the competition. The Relegation 2 stage: teams will join Team Spirit and Sprout, and fight for the two remaining slots in ESL Pro League Season 10 - Europe. You can read more about the competition running system here.
Windigo Gaming will play the first match of the ESL Pro League Season 9 - Europe: Relegation on August 15 at 12:00 CEST. There they will meet with the Team Heretics. The winner will meet with the best one of Turkey5 / Ninjas in Pajamas on August 15 at 15:00 CEST, and the loser will get into the lower bracket, and thus there would be no room for error anymore. You can find Pre-Relegation and Relegation stage brackets via this link. A detailed schedule of the tournament matches can be found here. And you can also follow the matches of Windigo Gaming via our website.
Let us remind you that Windigo Gaming will perform at the ESL Pro League Season 9 - Europe: Relegation with its old squad — along with
v1c7oR and blocker, who were previously benched. This occurs due to league rules. You can read more about it in this article.
ESL Pro League Season 9 - Europe: Relegation prize pool:
- 1st place — ESL Pro League Season 10 - Europe slot
- 2-3rd places — ESL Pro League Season 10 - Europe slot
- 4-5th places — ESEA Season 32: Premier Division - Europe slot
- 6th place — ESEA Season 32: Premier Division - Europe slot
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