The CS:GO World Championships are a joint venture by E-Sports big wigs E-Frag and Hitbox that will be starting their first rounds of matches today, the 18th of May. The tournament is an international event with teams from over 70 countries taking part, and over $100, 000 on the line in prize pool money.

Over the next several months these teams will battle it out in Regional qualifiers with the winners advancing to the Championship LAN finals in Belgrade, Serbia.

For a full list of the teams involved, head over to the official tournament page for the complete list.

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Last Updated: Mar 14, 2016

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A man of many hats, Greg divides his precious gaming time between competitive games like League of Legends and Dota 2 and Action/ Adventure Games like GTA, and Destiny. At Ten Ton Hammer he specializes in making guides for new and veteran players alike.