The Pittsburgh Knights have announced the Knights Valorant Invitational Gauntlet, a 16 team tournament with a $20,000 prize pool. This follows their Invitational from last month, in which Gen.G Esports took first place.
The Pittsburgh Knights introduces the Knights Valorant Invitational Gauntlet!— Pittsburgh Knights (@KnightsGG) July 5, 2020
Get the squad ready, because this one is about to be crazy.
💰 $27,000 total prize pool!
✍️ Sign up here: https://t.co/2ZdEMtFmSg
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The tournament takes place on August 16, with eight teams invited and eight teams from three qualifiers. The main event will have four groups of four teams with the top two advancing, and an eight team double elimination bracket.
The first two qualifiers are on August 1 and 2, with paid entry and three teams in each qualifier for the main event, and the third one is on August 15, with free entry and two teams qualifying for the main event.
Registration links for the qualifiers can be found on the Knights’ website.