The community funded $250,000 ESL One Cologne 2014 CS:GO Championship is only a few days away. Sixteen teams are ready to fight it out amongst each other at gamescom in the Koelnmesse in Cologne, Germany.
The teams will first have to make their way through the difficult groupstage.
Four days of epic Counter-Strike action await both the teams and the viewers:
Thursday 14 August - Starting 9:00 CEST
- Group A to D - First round matches and losers match
Friday 15 August - Starting 9:30 CEST
- Group A to D - Winners and losers matches
Saturday 16 August - Starting 9:00 CEST
Sunday 17 August - Starting 9:00 CEST
- Semi-Finals and Grand Finals
With each group so stacked, who do you think will make it out of each of them?