How to Watch the CWL Pro League Play-In Pool Draft – Stream & Results

Tommi Turunen

The pools for the CWL Pro League Play-In, taking place Jan. 16th through Jan. 20th, will be decided at the pool draft.

The 2019 CWL Pro League has been divided into a multi-stage entry process to ensure the best of the best qualify to compete for the Pro League prize of $700,000. Here’s a quick breakdown of how the events leading up to the Pro League unfold:

  • CWL Las Vegas Open – Dec. 7th to Dec 9th
  • CWL Pro League Play-In – Jan. 16th to Jan 20th
  • CWL Pro League – Feb. 4th to Jul. 4th

Four teams have already qualified to play in the 2019 CWL Pro League from the top 4 seeds of CWL Las Vegas. These teams are: Optic Gaming, eUnited, Splyce, and Luminosity Gaming.

The rest of the hopeful 28 teams will play through the Pro League Play-In, split into four, seven team pools. The Pool Draft took place at 3PM EST on Jan. 8th at

Below are the pools for the Pro League Play-In:

The structure for the Pro League Play-In, played the MLG Arena in Columbus, OH, is as follows:

  • Teams will play a round robin with each pool
  • 1st & 2nd Places from Each Pool Qualify for Pro League
  • 3rd, 4th, and 5th Places Advance to Play-In Playoffs
  • 6th & 7th Places are eliminated
  • Top 4 Teams from Play-In Playoffs Qualify for Pro League

The CWL 2019 Pro League then begins on February 4th, played from the MLG Arena in Columbus, OH.

All CWL events can be viewed from

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