ELEAGUE to Feature Virtus.pro vs. Astralis Live on TBS in Clash for Cash: The Rematch, Friday, June 16, at 10 p.m. ET
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Rival ELEAGUE Major Finalists to Face Off for Winner-Take-All $250,000 Prize
ELEAGUE, the groundbreaking esports tournament brand from Turner and IMG, will present Clash for Cash: The Rematch, a live marquee CS:GO prize match showcasing ELEAGUE Major finalists Astralis and Virtus.pro on TBS Friday, June 16, at 10 p.m. ET. Digital coverage of the $250,000 showdown will also be available across Twitch, YouTube and ELEAGUE Live Game Command.
Clash for Cash: The Rematch – a blockbuster show match unprecedented in CS:GO history – will offer Virtus.pro a best-of-three chance at revenge after their runner up finish in January’s ELEAGUE Major Grand Final. The Grand Final was an instant classic, culminating with a late-game comeback by Astralis to defeat Virtus.pro and driving ELEAGUE’s Twitch channel to a record peak of more than one million concurrent streams, in addition to a reach of 3.6 million total viewers on TBS.
On-site Media Access: Media members interested in on-site access to cover Clash for Cash: The Rematch on Friday, June 16, can contact Jake Moskowitz at email@example.com.