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2019 Blackhawks Chel Tourney

Congratulations to @OFs_5 and @lzr_jfear on winning the 2019 Blackhawks Chel Tourney! Thanks to everyone who participated.

The Blackhawks held the 2019 Blackhawks Chel Tourney, their first-ever esports event, on March 30-31. The tournaments, powered by FACEIT, the leading competitive platform for online multiplayer games and organizer of the inaugural NHL Gaming World Championship, consisted of one XBOX tournament, and one PS4 tournament, with two rounds of competition: an online qualifiers tournament and a best-of-three online finals.

Players went head-to-head in EA SPORTS NHL 19 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One during single-elimination, online-qualifying matches on Saturday, March 30. The top two competitors from each of the two online qualifiers, competed in the 2019 Blackhawks Chel Tourney Finals, on Sunday, March 31. This tournament was held exclusively online.

Prizes

Prizes:

The top two competitors from each qualifier competed in the finals, which featured a best of three series, with the winner and runner-up from each tournament taking home part of a $7,500 prize purse.

PS4 Prizes

  • 1st place: $2,500 + Blackhawks custom jersey
  • 2nd place: $1,250 + Blackhawks jersey

XBOX Prizes

  • 1st place: $2,500 + Blackhawks custom jersey
  • 2nd place: $1,250 + Blackhawks jersey

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