For the first time in their history, American team has won such a big reward.
The second season of ELEAGUE, hosted by Atlanta, USA, is over. 16 best teams participated from different countries participated in the event and competed for the prize pool of $1,100,000.
OpTic Gaming , a team from North America, won the event after the match against Astralis that they won with 2:1 score. Their prize is $400,000. In their turn, Astralis received the reward of $140,000.
Distribution of the prize pool:
1 place: OpTic Gaming - $400,000
2 place: Astralis - $140,000
3 place: SK Gaming - $60,000
4 place: FaZe Clan - $60,000
Two weeks ago, OpTic Gaming won Northern Arena 2016 - Montreal, where they defeated G2 Esports with 2:1 score.