Overwatch League Season 5 Kickoff Playoffs are starting

After the qualifiers, it’s time for the Tournament phase of OWL Season 5 Kickoff Clash. Both the West and the East parts of the tournament will begin this week with the only difference being the West playing at the Esports Stadium Arlington in Arlington, Texas, while the East has to play in online settings.

San Francisco Shock, Dallas Fuel, Los Angeles Gladiators, Florida Mayhem, Houston Outlaws, Toronto Defiant, Atlanta Reign and Washington Justice will fight to win the West side of the tournament. Hangzhou Spark, Shanghai Dragons, Seoul Dynasty and Philadelphia Fusion are the Eastern teams qualified for this phase.

Kickoff Clash - Tournament

The total prize pool of the Kickoff Clash Tournament will be $225,000. Taking place between June 2 and June 5, the teams will participate in a double-elimination bracket to become the champions of their region.


Kickoff Clash Tournament will start with the following matches:

June 2, Thursday
San Francisco Shock (1.05) vs Washington Justice (8.00) - 21:00 CEST
Florida Mayhem (1.52) vs Atlanta Reign (2.40) - 22:30 CEST

June 3, Friday
Los Angeles Gladiators (1.42) vs Houston Outlaws (2.70) - 00:00 CEST
Dallas Fuel (1.10) vs Toronto Defiant (6.00) - 01:30 CEST

The rest of the tournament will follow this schedule:

June 3, Friday
Semi-finals - 21:00 CEST, 22:30 CEST

June 4, Saturday
Losers’ Round 1 - 00:00 CEST, 01:30 CEST
Losers’ Round 2 - 21:00 CEST, 22:30 CEST

June 5, Sunday
Winners’ Finals - 00:00 CEST
Losers’ Round 3 - 01:30 CEST
Losers’ Finals - 21:00 CEST
Grand Finals - 22:30 CEST


Eastern part of the tournament will kick-off on June 3. It will start with the following matches:

June 3, Friday
Hangzhou Spark (1.50) vs Philadelphia Fusion (2.40) - 12:00 CEST
Shanghai Dragons (1.65) vs Seoul Dynasty (2.10) - 13:30 CEST

The rest of the tournament will follow this schedule:

June 4, Saturday
Losers’ Round 1 - 12:00 CEST
Winners’ Finals - 13:30 CEST

June 5, Sunday
Losers’ Finals - 12:00 CEST
Grand Finals - 13:30 CEST

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