Rainbow Six Siege – Ubisoft Announces First AU ESL Tournament

Rainbow Six Siege – Ubisoft Announces First AU ESL Tournament

Today, Ubisoft announced that it is partnering with the Electronic Sport League (ESL) for the first ever Australian Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege tournament for Windows PC and Xbox One, starting July 17, 2016.

Building on the success of ESL tournaments in Europe and the US, Australian Rainbow Six Siege players will now get their chance to compete in a series of online tournaments building towards a Final on August 21. With a $1000 prize pool on offer for each platform winner, teams will get the chance to display their tactics and teamwork in four separate events during July and August.

Open Cup #1 – July 17

Teams will compete in an Open Double Elimination Bracket

Open Cup #2 – July 24

Teams will compete in an Open Double Elimination Bracket

Open Cup #3 – August 7

Teams will compete in an Open Double Elimination Bracket

Open Cup #4 (Final) – August 21

Teams will compete in an Open, four team per group, group stage. The top two teams from each group will then progress through to a Single Elimination bracket.

For more information and to register for the tournament, please visit:  http://play.eslgaming.com/rainbowsix/

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