Uwin Asia Invitational Underway

by Nikhil Hathiramani

UCC and Visionstudio announce Uwin Asian Invitational with ¥100,000 on offer

The Uwin Asian Invitational, which began over the weekend, has now reached the 3rd round of the Swiss format. With a focus on Asian CS:GO, the tournament aims to provide Chinese professional teams a chance to compete against other Asian teams for the lion share of ¥100,000 (~USD$15,000) prize pool. Teams such as  B.O.O.T-dream[S]cape, Recca Esports, 5POWER and SZ Absolute have all been invited to compete.

Utilizing the major swiss format, the main stage will run from May 26 – June 2, with the top eight teams advancing to playoffs. The playoffs will be a single elimination best-of-three format and commence on June 3 and run until June 6. 

Full details of the tournament status and schedule can be found hereViewers can tune into the following streams to catch all the action:

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? Chinese broadcast:  http://www.douyu.com/5002296

? Russian broadcast: https://www.twitch.tv/uccstudio

The teams invited include:

Prize pool distribution is as follows:

1st: ¥50,000

2nd: ¥35,000

3rd: ¥15,000

Cover photo courtesy of HLTV.ORG

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