theScore esports Daily (Jan. 25): Renegades qualify for Katowice Major

by Dimitri Pascaluta Jan 25 2019
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Renegades qualify for Katowice Major

After besting Grayhound Gaming in the Upper Bracket final of IEM Katowice's Asia Minor, Australian CS:GO team Renegades became the first team from the event to qualify for the event.

Following their 16-6 loss on Inferno, Renegades went on to beat Grayhound 16-11 on Mirage and 16-13 on Cache. Their victory assured them a place in the New Challengers Stage of the IEM Katowice Major and a grand prize of $30,000.

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