IEM Katowice 2022, one of the most anticipated tournaments for StarCraft II lovers, starts today. The top players of the game will compete for the prize pool of $500,000.
Here's what you need to know about IEM Katowice 2022 Group A and B, including schedule and betting odds.
IEM Katowice 2022 format
Four participating players in IEM Katowice 2022 main tournament group stage have been determined by Round of 36. These players are ByuN, Spirit, Rung and Astrea.
In the group stage, 24 players are divided into four groups of six. Groups will be played in a round-robin format. All matches will be Bo3. The first placed individuals will be promoted directly to the quarterfinals. Second and third places will try to advance further from Round of 12. The group stage will be played on February 24-25.
The playoffs will be played in a single-elimination bracket. The grand final will be played as Bo7 series, and all the other rounds will be Bo5. The playoffs will start on February 26 and end on February 27.
IEM Katowice 2022 first two groups and interesting matches
Neeb - Dream (February 24 - 11:45 CET)
Rogue - Cure (February 24 - 11:45 CET)
Cure - Neeb (February 24 - 12:45 CET)
Rogue - Solar (February 24 - 12:45 CET)
Rogue - Neeb (February 24 - 13:45 CET)
Solar - Dream (February 24 - 13:45 CET)
Cure - Solar (February 24 - 14:45 CET)
Rogue - Dream (February 24 - 14:45 CET)
Cure - Dream (February 24 - 16:15 CET)
The encounter between Cure and Solar is worth watching. Although Cure is one step ahead, it is almost certain that we will watch a quite entertaining and competitive match. The favourite player of the group is Rogue.
Serral - Dark (February 24 - 17:15 CET)
TIME - ShoWTimE (February 24 - 17:15 CET)
Dark - TIME (February 24 - 18:15 CET)
SpeCial - ShoWTimE (February 24 - 18:15 CET)
Dark - SpeCial (February 24 - 19:15 CET)
Serral - TIME (February 24 - 19:15 CET)
Dark - ShoWTimE (February 24 - 20:15 CET)
Serral - SpeCial (February 24 - 20:15 CET)
Serral - ShoWTimE (February 24 - 21:45 CET)
Group B's most anticipated match will be played between Serral and Dark. Although Serral is one step ahead, Dark is definitely a player that should not be underestimated. The favourite of the group, on the other hand, is Serral.
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