IEM Cologne. Playoffs. Day 1
Matches for the Playoffs Stage at IEM Cologne 2023 will kick off on August 4th.
The winners of the two groups will begin the playoffs from the semifinals – these are ENCE and G2 Esports. Two teams from each group advanced to the quarterfinals. From Group A, this is Heroic (lost to ENCE 1:2) and Cloud9 (defeated GamerLegion in the lower bracket with a score of 2:1). From Group B, this is Team Vitality (1:2 against G2 Esports) and Astralis (defeated NAVI with a score of 2:1).
The quarterfinals and semifinals of the playoffs will be played in a best-of-3 format, while the grand final will be best-of-5. The playoff matches will take place from August 4th to 6th.
The schedule for August 4th