PGL Antwerp Major 2022 Playoffs (Champions Stage): Complete Details

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PGL Antwerp Major 2022 Playoffs: Teams, Schedule, Results, Streams, More

Here is everything about the PGL Antwerp Major 2022: Champions Stage.

Aditya Singh Rawat
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The highly awaited PGL Antwerp Major 2022 is ongoing in full swing with the playoffs set to take place from 19th to 22nd May 2022.
Eight remaining teams out of the 24 that had qualified for the PGL Antwerp Major 2022 will be seen in action during the Champions Stage.
Here are the teams, schedule, results, streams, and other details for the PGL Antwerp Major 2022- Playoffs.

The PGL Antwerp Major 2022 kicked off on 9th May and shall go on till 22nd May. Esports fans witnessed top-tier CS:GO action as 24 teams from around the world competed against each other for a total prize pool of $1,000,000 USD (INR 77,368,050), which is a 50% dip from last year's PGL Stockholm Major 2021.

All the participants were segregated into three groups of eight teams each based on the slot secured by them in the RMR (Regional Major Rankings) qualifiers. Similarly, the Major has also been divided into three stages - Challengers Stage, Legends Stage, and Champions Stage (Playoffs) which will be played in front of about 50,000 spectators at the Antwerps Sportpaleis from 19th to 22nd May.

Here are the complete details for the Playoffs (Champions Stage) of the PGL Antwerp Major 2022. Everything from teams, schedule, results, standings, livestreams, format, prize pool split, and other details.

A complete guide to PGL Antwerp Major 2022: Playoffs (Champions Stage)

The first two parts of the tournament, Challengers and Legends Stage, has concluded with eight of the 24 teams qualifying for the Playoffs (Champions Stage) while the other teams take an early flight home.

Champions Stage Teams

With the participants dwindling down to just eight, here are all the teams that will be locking horns in the Champions Stage (Playoffs) of the Major,

  1. NAVI

  2. Team Spirit

  3. Ninjas in Pyjamas

  4. ENCE

  5. FaZe Clan

  6. Heroic

  7. FURIA Esports

  8. Copenhagen Flames

Champions Stage: Format (19th to 22nd May)

  • An eight team single elimination bracket will be followed.

  • All matches will be featuring a best-of-three series.

  • The winner will be crowned as the champion of PGL Antwerp Major 2022.

  • The winning team will be walking away with $500,000 USD in prize money.

Champions Stage: Schedule and Results (Timezone: IST)

24 teams started out with the dream of competing in front of a crowd in Antwerp, Belgium. The opening Challengers Stage witnessed the elimination of the first eight teams, followed by eight more walking out in the Legends Stage.

PGL Antwerp Major 2022 Playoffs Bracket

PGL Antwerp Major 2022 Playoffs Bracket

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Here are the schedule and results of the PGL Antwerp Major 2022 Champions Stage (playoffs) as the final eight teams compete in front of a live audience at the Antwerps Sportpaleis.

PGL Antwerp Major 2022 - Prize Pool Distribution

This time the CS:GO Major is featuring a total prize pool of $1,000,000 USD which will be divided between the top 16 teams. This means that all the teams that competed in the legends stage will be walking away with some part of the prize money.

PGL Antwerp Major 2022 - Livestreams

While the primary stream will be broadcasted in 27 different languages across multiple streaming platforms, the secondary stream will be streamed in only nine languages.

Here are complete details about where and how you can watch the PGL Antwerp Major 2022,

The first two stages of the tournament were played on LAN but not in front of a live audience, however the final stage will be taking place at the Antwerps Sportpaleis in front of almost 50,000 spectators.

This tournament is getting a lot of support from the local body with the city of Antwerp even commissioning the creation of a new CS:GO map called 'Antwerp Harbor', giving all CS:GO players an opportunity to see glimpses of the city virtually.

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Aditya is the in-house CS:GO writer at AFK Gaming. While his understanding of the esports space is not restricted by geographical borders, his current focus lies in the Asian region. Understands and follows almost all major esport titles.