The SEA League first qualifier will be held from 26-27 January with 8 teams fighting for a spot in the main tournament which begins on 4 February. The top 2 teams from this qualifier will get a chance to pit their skills against the other top teams in SEA region, while two more teams will join them from second qualifier to be held 2-3 February.
On the first day of the SEA League first qualifier, First Departure had a golden day as they were able to get to the finals of the first qualifier and guarantee themselves a spot in the main tournament. First Departure was unbeaten throughout as they continued their run in the winners’ top bracket. First Departure had to face Fullfilt, Gangster and Ledion Dreamz and they were successful in sending all these three teams in the losers’ bracket. Fullfilt will be playing in the round 1 of the losers’ bracket while Gangster has been slotted into round 2 of the losers’ bracket. Ledion Dreamz will have another chance to play First Departure in the Grand finals if they manage to win the loser bracket final where they have been slotted in.
Typoon will face the winner of the Neolution Academy versus Fullfilt tie in round 2 of the losers’ bracket, while Gangster will face the winner of NeoES|G7 versus Mafia.
With First Departure having secured their spot in the SEA League main tournament, we await the second team to join them. Stay tuned as we will bring you more updates from Day 2 of the SEA League first qualifier.
SEA League Brackets: challonge.com/sealeaguenet