BLAST Pro Series: Madrid Preview

With less than two years of life, the BLAST Pro Series circuit has become a prominent competition in CS: GO. The tournament, organized by RFRSH, will arrive in Madrid in May 2019 on 10th and 11th. It is all set to distribute $ 250,000 in prizes. In fact, it will be the third stop of the year; before, there will be BLAST Pro Series in São Paulo and Miami.

Komodo is a leading company in the creation and production of events. They have joined forces with RFRSH to organize the tournament in Madrid. Komodo has a great reputation in these types of events. Since it has been responsible for organizing competitions such as the UEFA Champions League and the Tennis Open in Madrid.

The best players on one stage

The main attraction of the BLAST Pro series will be the contending teams. In previous editions, clubs like SK Gaming (now MIBR), Ninjas in Pyjamas, Natus Vincere and the fearsome Astralis have participated in the tournament. Therefore, it is a unique opportunity to see the best CS: GO players compete in the Spanish capital.

Astalis wins BLAST Pro Series
Credits: Blast Pro Series

Spain is a country that lives and truly loves electronic sports. It has already hosted the finals of the European LCS League of Legends at the Palacio de Vistalegre. With the stadium full, Fnatic lifted its seventh European title with thousands of Spanish fans. Now the BLAST Pro series is all set to land on the peninsula soil.

Komodo and RFRSH join forces for the Madrid

While it is true that in Spain, CS: GO does not attract as many followers as the popular MOBAs, seeing the best players in the world, will surely encourage the growth of the title. The tournament organized by RFRSH will stop in São Paulo (March 22 and 23) and Miami (April 12 and 13) before landing in the capital of Spain. Last year, the championship was played in Copenhagen, Istanbul, and Lisbon. Owing to the success of events in 2018, it was confirmed that the BLAST Pro Series is here for the long run.

BLAST Pro Series Madrid
Credits: Blast Pro Series

RFRSH Entertainment, the organizer of the tournament, has joined forces with Komodo. Komodo is a leading company in the production and organization of sporting events. According to the CEO and founder of Komodo, Javier Tomás, this agreement is the perfect combination.

Organizers Dreaming big

Jordi Roig, the Executive Producer of BLAST Pro Series, affirms that the Komodo experience promoting great events will be fundamental. Along with the focus on live entertainment and broadcast production, it will ensure a more exciting product that the competitive world has seen so far.

Blast Pro Series Main Playoffs
Credits: Blast Pro Series

In the statement, Jordi has confirmed that there will be more news and activities after the agreement with Komodo. The championship, which will take place at the Madrid Arena on 10 and 11 May, will have a capacity for 6,000 people.

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About Juan Pablo Sánchez

I've been writing on eSports, betting and videogames for the past 10 years. My passion was born at the time of the first consoles, and the way they quickly changed the world. I write articles about new games, the best co-ops eSports to play with friends, tricks and tips to win every single battle. I'm also a huge fan of comic books and old arcade games. I'm also a supporter of the whole eSports industry, and I think its grow just began.

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