The EMEA Masters Summer 2023 started on August 14 and will conclude on September 8 in Montpellier, France.
Organised by American video game developer Riot Games, the EMEA Masters Summer 2023 will see as many as 28 top European teams compete from the various summer regional leagues.
The EMEA Masters Summer 2023 is the second EMEA Masters tournament and is being hosted at the Sud de France Arena.
EMEA Masters Summer 2023 format
The EMEA Masters Summer 2023 will be held into two stages - the Play-In and the Main Event.
As many 16 teams from the numerous summer regional leagues such as the French LFL, the Spanish SupeLiga, the German Prime League and the Arabian League have qualified for the Play-Ins. These 16 teams have been divided into four groups of four teams each. Each team will play the other in their group twice in best-of-one matches.
The top two teams from each group will advance to the Knockout Stage.
According to the Play-In Knockout Stage, the top-placed team will face the runner-up from the other group. All matches in the Play-In Knockout Stage will be contested in a best-of-three series.
The four winners from the Play-In Knockout Stage will join the 12 already qualified teams in the EMEA Masters Summer 2023 Main Event.
As per the EMEA Masters Summer 2023 Main Event format, as many as 16 qualified teams will be placed in four groups of four teams each.
These 16 teams will clash in a double round-robin format in best-of-one matches.
Just like the Play-In Knockout Stage, the top two teams from each group will qualify for the Knockout Stage of the Main Event.
The eight teams will compete in a single elimination bracket with the first-placed team facing the second-placed side of the other group. All matches will be held in best-of-five series.
EMEA Masters Summer 2023 participating teams
EMEA Masters Summer 2023 group stage teams: Karmine Corp, BK ROG Esports, Istanbul Wildcats, NASR Turkey, Movistar Riders, BISONS ECLUB, UOLSE, Anonymo Esports, AliorBank Team, Nativz, Macko Esports, SK Gaming Prime, Orbit Anonymo Esports
EMEA Masters Summer 2023 Play-In teams: Team GO, FUT Esports, NORD Esports, Dsyre Esports, Diamant Esports, Partizan Esports, GTZ Esports, White Dragons, Anorthosis Famagusta Esports, WLGaming Esports, Team 7AM, KRC Genk Esports, Entropiq, BRUTE, Anubis Gaming, Nigma Galaxy
EMEA Masters Summer 2023 schedule and results
Monday, August 14
GTZ Esports 1-0 NORD Esports
Nigma Galaxy 1-0 Dysre Esports
Team 7AM 1-0 White Dragons
BRUTE 0-1 Team GO
KRC Genk Esports 1-0 WLGaming Esports
Partizan Esports 1-0 Anorthosis Famagusta Esports
FUT Esports 1-0 Entropiq
Anubis Esports 1-0 Diamant Esports
NORD Esports 1-0 KRC Genk Esports
Anorthosis Famagusta 1-0 Nigma Galaxy
White Dragons 0-1 FUT Esports
Diamant Esports 1-0 BRUTE
WLGaming Esports 1-0 GTZ Esports
Dysre Esports 1-0 Partizan Esports
Entropiq 1-0 Team 7AM
Team GO 1-0 Anubis Esports
GTZ Esports 1-0 KRC Genk Esports
Anorthosis Famagusta 1-0 Dysre Esports
Team 7AM 0-1 FUT Esports
Diamant Esports 0-1 Team GO
WLGaming Esports 0-1 NORD Esports
Nigma Galaxy 1-0 Partizan Esports
White Dragons 0-1 Entropiq
BRUTE 0-1 Anubis Esports
Tuesday, August 15
NORD Esports – GTZ Esports
Dysre Esports – Anorthosis Famagusta Esports
FUT Esports – Team 7AM
Team GO – Diamant Esports
WLGaming Esports – KRC Genk Esports
Partizan Esports – Nigma Galaxy
Entropiq – White Dragons
Anubis Esports – BRUTE
GTZ Esports – WLGaming Esports
Partizan Esports – Dysre Esports
Team 7AM – Entropiq
Anubis Esports – Team GO
KRC Genk Esports – NORD Esports
Nigma Galaxy – Anorthosis Famagusta Esports
FUT Esports – White Dragons
BRUTE – Diamant Esports
NORD Esports – WLGaming Esports
Dysre Esports – Nigma Galaxy
White Dragons – Team 7AM
Team GO – BRUTE
KRC Genk Esports – GTZ Bulls
Anorthosis Famagusta Esports – Partizan Esports
Entropiq – FUT Esports
Diamant Esports – Anubis Esports
Thursday, August 17
Play-In Knockout 1
Play-In Knockout 2
Play-In Knockout 3
Play-In Knockout 4
August 21-September 8
Where to watch EMEA Masters Summer 2023 live?
Live streaming of the EMEA Masters Summer 2023 Play-Ins will be available on the EUniverse and ESLOL.
The main event will be live streamed on the official EMEA Masters Twitch channel.
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