Skyesports set to host Grand Slam 2024 finale: International esports showdown in Pune

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Skyesports, India’s premier esports tournament organizer, gears up to conclude its Grand Slam 2024 with a finale. The international show, centered around Counter-Strike 2 esports, will culminate in a playoff event in Pune from March 14th to 16th.

As reported by Animation Express, featuring four challenging teams coming from Russia, Indonesia, India, and Australia, the competition promises action as they battle it out in a double-elimination bracket. With the championship title and a slice of the tempting US$50,000 prize pool up for grabs, the stakes are very high.

Set against the backdrop of the sixth India Gaming Show 2024, a distinguished international gaming, animation, and infotainment event organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), this tournament is poised to engage audiences worldwide. Moreover, spectators can anticipate an esports diplomatic showdown between India and Indonesia, adding to the festivities.

Skyesports’ Grand Slam will also spotlight a Luna showmatch. This all-female esports tournament will showcase ten of India’s female gaming stars as they display their talent in Counter-Strike 2. The event aims to promote inclusivity and inspire the community of women gamers.

The main event will feature the following teams:

Aurora Gaming: Representing Russia

Garuda Wisnu Voyage: Flying the flag for Indonesia

Gods Reign: Proud representatives of India

Bad News Kangaroo: Hailing from the shores of Australia

This Grand Slam marks a milestone in Skyesports’ 2024 esports roadmap for Counter-Strike 2. Following this showdown, the organization is primed to host the Skyesports Masters 2024. With a $350,000 prize pool and teams from Europe and India, this forthcoming tournament promises to raise the bar even higher in the world of competitive gaming.