The South American Counter-Strike fanbase is currently reaching maximum excitement as the 2022 CCT South America Series 3 is reaching its playoff stage.
CCT South America is a popular online tournament of the highly acclaimed Counter Strike: Global Offensive game’s competitive scene. It is a part of the renowned biennial international CS:GO Champion of Champions Tour. The tournament runs with eight different series over the span of nearly two years.
The CCT South America Series 3 tournament of this year initiated this November 24th. This year, BTS Brazil is organizing the event sponsored by GRID and BitSkins. A total of 15 teams participated during the group stage of the event. Among them top-8 qualified for the playoff stage via a 5 round group sage competition.
Upon completion of the group stage, 8 more teams were invited to participate in the event. These teams will be joining the tournament directly during the playoffs. Upon completion of the event, top-8 ranking teams will be receiving a share of the $25,000 prize pool.
Let us look at more detailed information on the upcoming South American CS:GO tournament.
When will be the 2022 CCT South America Series 3 held?
- Date: Sunday, December 4, 2022
- Time: 09:00 a.m. ET
The playoff stage of the CCT South America Series 3 tournament is scheduled to begin this Sunday, December 4, 2022. The playoff inaugural match between INTZ and Meta Gaming begins at 09:00 a.m. ET.
2022 CCT South America Series 3 Schedule:
|December 4, 2022||Metal vs INTZ||09:00 a.m.|
|TropiCaos vs Boka Juniors||12:00 p.m.|
|December 5, 2022||Arctic vs Sharks||03:00 p.m.|
|9z vs SWS||06:00 p.m.|
|Fluxo vs Paqueta||09:00 a.m.|
|Isurus vs ex-Daotsu||12:00 p.m.|
|ODDIK vs Furia||03:00 p.m.|
|Union vs Fusion||06:00 p.m.|
|December 6, 2022||Quarterfinal||TBD|
|December 7, 2022||Grand Final||TBD|
Participant Teams at the event
The playoff of the ongoing CCT South America Series 3 will feature 16 teams. Among them, 8 qualified via the group stage, and the other 8 qualified from invitations. The participating teams are –
- Meta Gaming
- Boca Juniors Gaming
- Arctic eSports
- Shark Esports
- 9z Team
- SWS Gaming
- The Union
- FURIA Academy
- Paqueta Gaming
How to Live Stream 2022 CCT South America Series 3?
The official online distribution platform of the CS:GO Champion of Champions Tour is DAZN. Therefore, the popular online platform will live stream all playoff games of the ongoing CCT South America Series 3. However, viewers will require a subscription fee to access the live stream event.
Where will the event be held?
- Location: n/a (online)
The 2022 CCT South America Series 3 an online event like every year. Therefore, there will be no selected physical venue hosting the tournament.
2022 CCT South America Series 3 Prize Pool:
The CCT officials have announced a regular purse pool $25,000 for every regional tournament. The ongoing Series 3 of South Africa will provide the same amount as prize pool, which will be divided among the top-8 rankers depending on their placement. Let us take a look at the breakdown chart of said prize pool –