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LIVE TBS SHOWCASE: Turner and IMG’s ELEAGUE CS:GO Premier 2017will present live coverage of the Group D showcase beginning Friday, Sept. 29, at 10 p.m. ET on TBS. The Premier’s final group stage competition will see the top-ranked CS:GO team SK Gaming, ELEAGUE Major and Clash for Cash: The Rematch Champions Astralis, popular North American contender Team Liquid and qualifying hopefuls Heroic, contending for the final two remaining playoff spots and a larger share of the event’s $1 million prize pool.
PATH OF DOMINANCE: At the centerpiece of Group D will be the world’s top-ranked Counter-Strike team SK Gaming, led by Gabriel “FalleN” Toledo. SK Gaming will look to secure a playoff berth at ELEAGUE and build on their recent top-five finish at ESL One New York.
HOMETOWN HEROES: Representing North America in Group D will be Team Liquid and 20-year-old prodigy Jonathan “ELiGE” Jabolonowski. Liquid has shown momentum of late, reaching the finals in New York before falling to FaZe Clan.