New York to host ESEA MDL S26 Global Challenge

ESEA MDL S26 Global Challenge will feature the top teams from Europe, Australian and NA divisions. It will be held from January 4-8, 2018 and have a prize pool of $50,000.

The venue will be closed to spectators and instead be used for ESL Pro League Season 6 relegation matches. This is being done to ensure the highest quality of matches for all the teams concerned. There are eight teams in participation at the tournament. They are ;

Canada Rise NationUnited States SoaR
United States GXUnited States Ghost Academy
Poland AGOSlovakia eXtatus
Turkey Space SoldiersAustralia Chiefs

The Prize money for the tournament will be divided amongst the top four teams as below :

1. $18,000
2. $10,000
3-4. $5,000
5-8. $3,000