SK Gaming will become the 16th and final team to attend the StarLadder StarSeries i-League Season 5 COunter-Strike event later this month, the organizer announced Wednesday.
.@SKGaming receive last invite to StarSeries i-League S5#StarSeriesS5— StarLadder CS:GO (@cssltv) May 16, 2018
The Brazilian team has received the last invitation to StarSeries i-League S5 and completed the participant-list of the LAN-finals, which will be held from May 28 to June 3.
The event suffered from teams such as G2 esports, FaZe Clan, Cloud9 and Fnatic declining to attend the event. Three were replaced by North, Virtus.pro, Renegades, and Gambit respectively. SK Gaming's addition to the list of teams completes the 16-team field that will compete in the event.
SK Gaming will join Team Liquid, mousesports, Natus Vincere, Ninjas in Pyjamas,
StarSeries i-League Season 5 has a prize pool of $300,000. It will begin on May 28 with group stages, and proceed to the playoffs on June 2-3 in Kiev, Ukraine.
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