All of the teams and the groups are now confirmed - we’re ready for ESL One Cologne!

The ESL One Cologne 2016 offline qualifier came to a conclusion last weekend with eight out of the 16 competing teams securing a Challenger slot at the next major. FaZe Clan and mousesports qualified for the main event on day three of the qualifier with perfect 3-0 scores. Gambit Gaming, OpTic Gaming, ENVYUS, G2 Esports, FlipSid3 Tactics and Dignitas joined them on the final day.

Day four results

We saw tons of thrilling action with the remaining teams giving their best to become a Challenger at ESL One Cologne 2016. The full results of the day were as follows:

  • TyLoo 16:14 Splyce
  • Renegades 12:16 Team Dignitas
  • FlipSid3 Tactics 16:12 Immortals
  • HellRaisers 14:16 OpTic Gaming
  • Team ENVYUS 16:12 Cloud9
  • Gambit Gaming 16:10 G2 Esports
  • Team Dignitas 16:3 TyLoo
  • HellRaisers 9:16 FlipSid3 Tactics
  • Cloud9 8:16 G2 Esports

Congratulations to the qualified teams - we’re looking forward to seeing you in Cologne!

If you missed any of the matches, be sure to check out the complete VOD playlist on our CS:GO YouTube channel.

ESL One Cologne groups

After all of the matches concluded in Katowice, it was time to determine the groups for the main event in Cologne. The results of the group draw are as follows:

Group 1

Group 2

Group 3

Group 4

Team Liquid

Luminosity Gaming


Natus Vincere


Counter Logic Gaming

Ninjas in Pyjamas


FaZe Clan

Gambit Gaming

OpTic Gaming


G2 Esports

Team Dignitas

FlipSid3 Tactics

Boy, are we in for a treat. Especially in group two…

See you at the major!

ESL One Cologne 2016 is less than a month away, with the action kicking off on the 5th of July with the group stages and moving to the LANXESS Arena on July 8th.The event is close to being sold out so if you want to join the world’s biggest CS:GO tournament make sure to get a ticket here!

For more information about ESL One Cologne, visit the official website and follow ESL CS on Twitter and Facebook to not miss any important updates.


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