DreamHack Malmo 2017 takes place Aug. 30-Sept. 3 at the Malmo Arena in Malmo Sweden. The $250,000 Counter-Strike tournament will feature 16 teams and is part of the DreamHack Masters series. The 2017 event will run Aug. 30-Sept. 3. The $250,000 event takes place in Malmo Arena.
The last DreamHack Masters Malmo event took place from April 12-17, 2016 with a field of 16 teams, including eight invited teams and eight qualified teams. Ninjas in Pyjamas won the 2016 event by defeating Natus Vincere 2-0 in the grand finals.
Last year’s event included EnVyUs, Astralis, FaZe Clan, G2, Luminosity, Natus Vincere, Ninjas in Pyjamas, Virtus.pro, Lounge, mousesports, Dignitas, Godsent, Counter Logic Gaming, Team Liquid, Tempo Storm and TyLoo. This year’s event will be the first premier event following the player break in August following the PGL Major.
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