Five majors, four winners - the list of players and teams who have achieved the ultimate honor in CS:GO is short. This weekend, eight Legendary teams will battle against eight challenger squads for another shot at immortality. Who’s it going to be?
With a fully stacked lineup of teams attending ESL One Cologne, anything could happen during the event. We asked Joe Miller and Leigh “Deman” Smith for their predictions for the tournament.
For months the laughing stock of the CS:GO community, North America is now reemerging as a serious threat. The region showed its promise at the ESL ESEA Pro League finals in Cologne a few weeks ago, and now it’s returning to Germany with the goal of making history at a major.
As the CS:GO scene develops, it reaches more and more global implications - South African team making it to a major, an Indian team playing in Cologne last year, Asia getting their own regional qualifier. Spearheading that movement are the Australians - can they perform in Germany?