Leading European CS:GO teams Astralis and Fnatic booked themselves spots in the important championship Intel Extreme Masters XIII – Sydney 2018. Teams will fight each other within the final match of the top grid of Group B , which will determine the member of semifinals. Losing team will continue to fight from quarterfinals.
Another member of Intel Extreme Masters XIII – Sydney will be determined by the results of the matches G2 vs NRG and mousesports vs MVP PK. In group A the holders of the tournament spots has been determined. TyLoo and Renegades managed to get participation in the playoffs. Squads will fight each other for the right to enter the semi-final stage. In the knockout match, Cloud9 and FaZe Clan will meet.
Playoffs stage of Intel Extreme Masters XIII – Sydney 2018 will go May 1-6. Participants are 16 pro-squads. Total prize pool of the event is be $250,000. Tournament champ will get $100,000.