​The first round of matches for the Swiss stage of the 2017 PGL Major in Krakow, Poland were officially released after the last qualifier match concluded this past Sunday. 


The matchups are as follows:

  • Astralis vs. Immortals
  • Virtus.pro vs. Vega Squadron
  • Fnatic vs. FlipSid3 Tactics
  • SK Gaming vs. PENTA
  • Gambit vs. mousesports
  • Na`Vi vs. G2
  • FaZe vs. BIG
  • North vs. Cloud9


The eight teams who qualified, the teams on the right, will meet the eight Legend teams who were automatically invited after placing top 8 at the ELEAGUE Major Atlanta 2017.

As mentioned above, the group stage follows the Swiss tournament style. To advance to the bracket round, you must win three games total before losing three games. In addition, teams will only face off against teams with the same record as them during the stage.


The first match of the group stage begins on July 16 at the Tauron Arena and will feature a prize pool of $1,000,000. Read more about the Major ​here.