The 2018 CWL Championship is down to the final 12 teams as Saturday begins, with some of the tournaments heavy hitters already eliminated.
Favorites Rise Nation were upset in a reverse sweep by Luminosity in the final match of Friday, leaving the likes of Gunless and SlasheR with a shock top 16 finish.
Other top teams such as OpTic Gaming and Echo Fox were already eliminated in the group stage, leaving the tournament wide open for others.
Team Kaliber are now many people’s favorites, still in the winners bracket and coming off their Stage Two win. eUnited, Evil Geniuses and Team Envy are still in the winners bracket too, and avoiding any upsets could make a run.
The losers bracket is where it gets very interesting, with Red Reserve, Luminosity, FaZe Clan and Team Vitality only a series away from elimination.
Saturday will begin with the winners bracket matches, first with Envy facing Ghost Gaming, followed by Evil Geniuses taking on Lightning Pandas.
The full schedule for Saturday August 18, at CWL Champs at the Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio.
|Team 1||vs||Team 2||PST||EST||BST||AEST|
|Team Envy||Alpha||Ghost Gaming||9am||12pm||5pm||2am|
|Evil Geniuses||Bravo||Lightning Pandas||9am||12pm||5pm||2am|
|Lower Bracket Round 3||Bravo||3pm||6pm||11pm||8am|
|Lower Bracket Round 3||Bravo||4:30pm||7:30pm||12:30am||9:30am|
In total, six teams will be eliminated on day four, leaving the final six to battle it out on Saturday.
The final placements for the tournament so far can be found here, and will be updated as the event continues.
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