Counter Strike: Global Offensive competitive scene is starting to heat up again with another tournament coming two weeks from now. Intel Extreme Masters hosts the tournament that will be held in San Jose California that will guarantee a number of exciting matches from the top teams around the world.
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Counter-Strike: IEM San Jose 2015 | Facts:
- Date: 11/21/ – 11/22/2015
- Start Time: 19:45 CET (both days)
- Location: California, U.S.A
- Prize Pool: $150,000
- 8 Teams (1 team pending – iBUYPOWER Cup winner)
- Single elimination “K.O” Bracket
- Regular matches will be a Best of 3
- Finals will be Best of 5
The last spot will be for the winner of the IBP Cup a week before IEM. Team Liquid looks to be the favorite while CLG and compLexity are looking to also secure the final spot for IEM. Once the winner comes to light, they will be in a tough spot as they will be facing Team EnVyUs for their first match in IEM. Teams will face each other in their respective groups in a best of 3. The loser will move down to the lower bracket or”K.O Bracket” and will play a best of 1 elimination match.
Fnatic will have a new roster this tournament with Markus ‘pronax’ Wallsten stepping down and acquiring now ex-Gamers2 player Dennis ‘dennis’ Edman. Now former dignitas player Philip ‘aizy’ Aistrup will replace ‘dennis’ for Gamers2 leaving dignitas shorthanded.
iBUYPOWER Cup drew to a close as Cloud9 claimed the trophy against rising powerhouse Team Liquid. Since Cloud9 has already been invited to IEM San Jose, Team Liquid will be taking the final spot as they will be looking to upset the defending champions in Team EnVyUs.
Team SoloMid || CLG || Cloud9 G2A || Luminosity Gaming || Virtus.pro || Natus Vincere || G2. Esports || TBD
IEM San Jose 2015 CS:GO Betting Odds
Betting Odds for the CS:GO tournament at the IEM San Jose 2015 will be posted as soon as they are available. In the meantime take a look at our Counter-Strike & CS:GO betting section.
CS:GO San Jose 2015 Schedule & Results
Schedule, Results Quarter-Finals
Quarter-Final #1: G2 Esports vs. CLG 2 : 0
(Saturday, November 21st, 19:45 CET)
Quarter-Final#2: Cloud 9 vs. Team Solo Mid 1 : 2
(Saturday, November 21st, 23:15 CET)
Quarter-Final #3: Natus Vincere vs. Luminosity 2 : 0
(Saturday, November 21st, 02:30 CET (next day))
Quarter-Final#4: Team Liquid vs. Virtus.Pro 2 : 0
(Saturday, November 21st, 06:00 CET (next day))
Schedule, Results Semi-Finals
(Sunday, November 22st, 19:40)
Semi-Final #1: G2 Esports vs. Team Solo Mid 1 : 2
(Sunday, November 22st, 21:00 CET )
Semi-Final#2: Natus Vincere vs. Team Liquid 2 : 0
(Monday, November 23st, 00:30 CET)
IEM San Jose 2015 Grand Finals
Finals: Natus Vincere vs. Team Solo Mid 2 : 0
(Monday, November 23st, 03:45 CET)
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