With $1,000,000 of prize pool, ESL One Kuala Lumpar betting is the next best thing following the conclusion of The International. Moreover, in this ESL One Kuala Lumpur betting preview, we’re looking at betting sites, odds, predictions and more!
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ESL One Kuala Lumpur Outright Odds
At the time of writing, tournament outright esports betting odds for the main event are available.
|Team||GG.Bet Outright Odds|
Odds accessed on 20th November, susceptible to change.
Moreover, if you’d like to learn more about GG.Bet, we recommend checking out our extensive GG.Bet review.
|Start Date||11th December 2023|
|End Date||17th December 2023|
|Venue||Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia|
ESL One Kuala Teams
With teams seeding from all across the world, here are the teams confirmed so far:
- Invited: Gaimin Gladiators, LGD Gaming, Azure Ray
- Western Europe: Team Liquid, Team Secret
- Eastern Europe: BetBoom Team, 9Pandas
- MENA: Team Falcons
- China: China
- Southeast Asia: Blacklist International
- North America: TSM
- South America: Wawitas Sagazes
ESL One Kuala Lumpur Format
The ESL One Kuala Lumpur format kicks off with multiple regional qualifiers as listed above. Featuring double elimination bracket, and two open qualifiers, a final closed qualifier in each region grants the seeds to the Main Event.
Once in the Main Event, the format involves two stages of competition.
Firstly, a single round-robin Group Stage:
- Two groups of six teams
- Two game series
- Top 2 advance to Upper Bracket of Playoffs
- 3-4th advance to Lower Bracket of Playoffs
- 5-6th are eliminated
In the Playoffs, a double-elimination bracket with BO3 matches crowns a winner from the 8 remaining teams. concluding with an epic BO5 Grand Final.
The schedule for the multiple regional qualifiers is simple – every single region is hosting the respective Closed Qualifier between 16-18th November.
Ahead of the main tournament, we’ll be providing a more in-depth schedule.
ESL One Kuala Lumpur Predictions
Ahead of ESL One Kuala Lumpur, it was announced that Team Spirit would be withdrawing from the event. Despite being invited, health issues have forced the reigning The International champions to opt out.
Considering their position at the top of the esport, the ESL One Kuala Lumpur predictions are very interesting for this particular reason, making for exciting esports odds.
Considering how recently The International was hosted, esports betting sites are heavily weighing performances at this prestigious event ahead of ESL One Kuala Lumpur. Here’s a reminder of how teams stacked up at TI 2023;
#1 – Team Spirit
- #2 – Gaimin Gladiators
- #3 – LGD Gaming
- #4 – Azure Ray
- #5-6 – Team Liquid, BetBoom Team
- #7-8 – nouns, Virtus.pro
Notably, Gaimin Gladiators, LGD Gaming and Azure Ray have all been invited, thanks to their impressive performance at TI.
Naturally, these three teams will likely be favoured by esports betting sites, together with top teams from East and West Europe such as Team Liquid, BetBoom Team and Tundra Esports.
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