ESL One New York 2017 survival guide – everything you need to know about the event in one place!

ESL One New York 2017 powered by Intel is just a couple of days away with the group stage matches kicking off this Friday, September 15, and Barclays Center opening its doors to thousands of fans on Saturday and Sunday, September 16-17. We have gathered all of the important information you need to know about the event in one place for your convenience.

Download the official event guide here!

Key information

  • When: September 15 – group stage (no audience, livestreamed); September 16-17 in Barclays Center with a live audience, livestreamed
  • Where: Barclays Center, 620 Atlantic Ave Brooklyn NY 11217 United States
  • Doors open: 10:30 EDT on Saturday and 10:00 EDT on Sunday
  • Homepage: ESL One New York official website
  • Stream: Hub
  • Public viewing of the Friday group matches: Atwood Kitchen & Bar Room, Manhattan 986 Second Ave New York, NY 10022, 12PM – 10PM EDT, September 15 only
  • Official event guide

Event map

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All times are in EDT.

Friday, September 16

  • 11:00 – SK vs. ENVY and FaZe vs. VP (bo1)
  • 12:10 – Cloud9 vs. Na’Vi and Astralis vs. Liquid (bo1)
  • 13:20 – group A winners’ match and group B winners’ match (bo1)
  • 14:30 – group A elimination match and group B elimination match (bo3)
  • 18:00 – group A decider match and group B decider match (bo3)

Saturday, September 16

  • 10:30 – doors open
  • 11:30 – pre-show
  • 12:00 – semifinal one (bo3)
  • 15:30 – semifinal two (bo3)
  • 19:00 – CS:GO Showmatch

Sunday, September 17

  • 10:00 – doors open
  • 11:00 – Street Fighter V / top 8
  • 13:30 – pre-show
  • 14:00 – grand final (bo5)
  • 19:00 – winners ceremony

Broadcast team

Main event (Saturday and Sunday) and main Friday stream broadcast team:

  • Host: OJ Borg
  • Desk host: Paul “Redeye” Chaloner
  • Analyst: Duncan “Thorin” Shields
  • Analyst: Chad “SPUNJ” Burchill
  • Commentator: Henry “HenryG” Greer
  • Commentator: Matthew “Sadokist” Trivett
  • Commentator: Jason “Moses” O’Toole
  • Commentator: Lauren “Pansy” Scott
  • Observer: Heather “Sapphire” Garozzo
  • Observer: DJ “Prius” Kuntz

Friday secondary group stream broadcast crew:

  • Host: Tres “Stunna” Saranthus
  • Analyst: Jordan “n0thing” Gilbert
  • Analyst: James “JamezIRL” Macaulay
  • Commentator: Mohan “Launders” Govindasamy
  • Commentator: Conner “Scrawny” Girvan
  • Commentator: John “Blu” Mullen
  • Commentator: Erik “DaBears” Stromberg

Social media and live coverage

Our social media will be filled with live coverage including highlight videos, photos, spicy memes and more. Be sure to follow us on:

See you online or in Barclays Center!

Nothing beats the unforgettable experience of watching an esports tournament live in a stadium so be sure  to join us in the Big Apple on September 16-17 to witness world’s best CS:GO teams live among thousands of fellow fans – tickets to the event are available! And if you can’t make it, join us online and watch the livestream together with thousands of fellow fans.

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