PGL Antwerp Major 2022, starting on May 9th, will feature 8 teams for Legends Stage and 16 for Challengers and Contenders. All of them have been determined through the RMR system after a few weeks of everyday matches. The prize pool for the Major is $1,000,000.
The Legends are:
|Heroic||Copenhagen Flames||BIG|| Cloud9|
|FURIA Esports||FaZe Clan||Ninjas in Pyjamas|| Natus Vincere|
The teams above will wait untill Challengers complete their stage. The Challengers and Contenders list is shown below. Only 8 of these rosters will advance to the next stage in order to face the Legends.
|Team Vitality||MIBR||Imperial Esports||Bad News Eagles|
|Eternal Fire||Team Spirit||Virtus.pro||Complexity Gaming|
|IHC Esports||Renegades||Team Liquid||9z Team|
NAVI are the reigning champions of the major, as they've won the previous event back in 2021. Now, they've lost their #1 spot in the world rankings to FaZe. So, the major has some stories to follow already and it will be surely an exciting treat to watch.