Rocket League World Championship: All times, all games
Published by Giselle
June 21, 2019 7:39 pm
Today, Friday 21 June 2019, the finals of the Rocket League Championship Series Season 7 will start. The twelve best teams in the world will play for the Rocket League crown all weekend long in the Prudential Center, New Jersey. Who will be the winner of the seventh World Championship? We’ll know in a few days.
But we’ll start today, Friday evening, with the group stage. Below we have listed the starting times for you. Also, the distribution of the prize pool is finally fixed and will be shown in the following.
At 6 pm it starts – The times in detail
The first matches of this year’s RLCS Finals will be played today, Friday evening, June 21, starting at 6 pm. It starts in Group C Team Renegades against FC Barcelona. So we can see big names like ‘Deevo’, ‘Alpha54’ or ‘Dappur’ in action right at the beginning. Here are the games from Friday evening:
6 pm: Renegades – FC Barcelona (Group C)
7 pm: Lowkey Esports – Cloud9 (Group D)
8 pm: NRG Esports – INTZ eSports (Group A)
9 pm: Renault Vitality – Ground Zero Gaming (Group B)
10 pm: Winner from RNG vs FCB – Rogue (Group C)
11 pm: Winner from LKE vs C9 – Triple Trouble (Group D)
So, with the exception of PSG Esports and G2 Esports, we see all the teams in action at least once on the first day of the tournament and can get a first impression of their form. The following Saturday, 22 June, there will be another six duels:
6 pm: Winners from NRG vs INTZ – PSG (Group A)
7 pm: Winner from RV vs GZG – G2 Esports (Group B)
8 pm: Losers from RNG vs FCB – Rogue (Group C)
9 pm: Loser from LKE vs C9 – Triple Trouble (Group D)
10 pm: Losers from NRG vs INTZ – PSG Esports (Group A)
11 pm: Losers from RV vs GZG – G2 Esports (Group B)
Sunday will see the knockout phase from the quarter-finals to the big final.
The prize pool
So far, it was only known that the total prize pool to be awarded was 529,500 US dollars. Now, shortly before the start of the tournament, there is also the official distribution for the individual placings in detail:
1st place: 200.000 US Dollar
2nd place: 120.000 US Dollar
3rd place: 40.000 US Dollar
4th place: 40.000 US Dollar
5th place: 22.375 US Dollar
6th place: 22.375 US Dollar
7th place: 22.375 US Dollar
8th place: 22.375 US Dollar
9th place: 10.000 US Dollar
10th place: 10.000 US Dollar
11th place: 10.000 US Dollar
12th place: 10.000 US Dollar
In addition, the player of the tournament who can look forward to an additional 5,000 US dollars will be chosen after the competition is over. All further details of the tournament can be found in our preliminary report.
About Rocket League
Cars and soccer? A combination that actually can’t get bad at all. According to this motto, developer Psyonix has created a title that has internalized the motto “Easy to learn, hard to master” 100 per cent. As the successor to the game “Supersonic Acrobatic Rocket-Powered Battle Cars” (SARPBC), probably the longest game title in the world, Rocket League has made it into the hearts of eSport fans.