Currently being at the group stage, the top 4 finishers from the inaugural season of the Championship were joined by the top 4 finalists from the open qualifiers, conducted earlier this month. The group stage will run until the 21st of September where the top 2 teams and players from each part of Af
We are happy to introduce you to the first official series of the ESL Africa Championship presented by Kwese.
The ESL African Championship presented by Kwesé is a multigame esports competition for the African continent organized by the ESL. It's purpose is to foster the competitive scene in the region by enabling the gamers from different countries to compete and increase their skill and receive visibility, while providing high-quality and region-relevant entertainment for the fans.
For the first series the Hearthstone competition will be open for all African countries while CSGO will only be open for South Africa with plans to include the other countries in future series.
The first series of the ESL African Championship by Kwesé covers two games, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive & Hearthstone. The overall prizepool of the competition in 2017 is ~150.000 USD.