PGL Stockholm Major reaches its legends stage after a successful completion of Challengers stage, eight teams from challengers stage join 8 more teams in legends stage which will start on October 30th. Saturday. Top 8 teams will move onto New Champions Stage which will be playoffs and single elimination BO3 games.
PGL Major Challengers Stage results and teams-
16 teams fought in challengers stage and top 8 of them moved to challenges stage whereas rest got eliminated. Elimination of Team BIG from Challengers is only upset in the major so far.
PGL Major Legends stage Teams, Schedule and Format-
Total of 16 teams will fight in Legends Stage to secure top 8 and qualify for playoffs and main stage event. The format of the Legends stage will be exact similar to that of Challengers stage.
The teams will need to win 3 games to secure a top 8 finish and move on to playoffs, their matchup in legends stage will be decided by their seeding after each round. Also teams which loose 3 games will be eliminated from major.
The New Legends Stage: October 30th - November 2nd, 2021
16 Team Swiss System Format
Round 1 and 2 are seeded using the RMR Standings
Rounds 3 to 5 are seeded using the Buchholz system
Elimination and Advancement matches are Bo3
All other matches are Bo1