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Beyond the Summit introduce BTS Pro Series, an online event featuring tournaments for both America and Southeast Asia. The tournament is hosted by Beyond the Summit in collaboration with Loot.bet and Monster Energy. There are two tournaments, both of which are played entirely online due to the COVID-19 pandemic.The BTS Pro Series playoffs are going to take place from 23rd to 26th April 2020.
The total prize pool for BTS Pro Series is $100,000. This is split between the two tournaments, so SEA gets $50,000 and NA/SA gets $50,000. The prize pool distribution for the BTS Pro Series (per region) is as follows:
* 1st place - $21,000
* 2nd place - $11,000
* 3rd place - $6,500
* 4th place - $4,500
* 5th to 6th place - $2,250
* 7th to 8th place - $1,150
So far, two teams have been eliminated in each region, namely:
* Furia Esports (NA/SA)
* Beastcoast (NA/SA)
* TI (SEA)
* CR (SEA)
The teams eliminated from the tournament so far do not walk away empty-handed, as they each get $1,150 for their participation.
BTS Pro Series SEA playoff teams listed according to group stage ranking:
* Team Adroit
* BOOM Esports
* TNC Predator
* Reality Rift
* Geek Fam
BTS Pro Series SA/NA playoff teams listed according to group stage ranking:
* Quincy crew
* Evil Geniuses
* Business Associates
* Thunder Predator
* Furia Esports
BTS Pro Series playoffs schedule
The BTS Pro Series playoffs run from 23rd to 26th April 2020. All matches will be best-of-three, with a best-of-five grand final. Since there are two tournaments, we will get to see two grand finals take place on 26th April.
Matches for each day in the BTS Pro Series playoffs start at 10:00 GMT+1 in SEA, while the NA/SA tournament starts at 23:00 GMT+1 each day.
BTS Pro Series playoffs - How to watch
Two official streams for the BTS Pro Series has been announced so far. You can watch all the action from both the group stages and playoffs on the following two Twitch.tv channels.