The organizers of ESL One New York 2019 invited NRG Esports to the main stage of the CS:GO tournament. The American team became the sixth participant in the competition.
Eight teams will play at the ESL One New York 2019, which will compete for a total prize pool of $ 200 thousand. Earlier, Astralis, ENCE eSports and Team Liquid received invites from the organizers. The winner of the European qualification was G2 Esports, and in the American qualifying stage the strongest was eUnited. Two more participants will be announced later. According to unconfirmed reports, they can be Team Vitality and FaZe Clan.
The tournament will be held from 26 to 29 September in New York at the Barclays Center stadium. The event is part of the Intel Grand Slam competition season, the rules of which have recently been complicated.