Epic Esports Events, the organizers of the $500,000 event EPICENTER: Moscow, have revealed invited teams for the European and CIS closed qualifiers.

The open qualifiers for both regions are still in progress. In Europe teams such as Epsilon and AGG are still in contention for the single spot in the next stage, while in CIS Selectah have made the quarter-finals thus far.

In the meantime, Epic Esports Events have revealed the invited teams for both closed qualifiers, as well as groups for the European part.
GODSENT placed in European closed qualifier’s Group B

The closed qualifiers will start with best-of-three, GSL groups, with top two sides advancing to the best-of-three, single-elimination playoffs. Only the winner of each qualifier will secure a spot at the $500,000 event, while the remaining six spots will go to invited teams.

European closed qualifier’s groups look as follows:

Group A Group B
Denmark Astralis Sweden GODSENT
EU FaZe Denmark dignitas
Turkey Space Soldiers EU mousesports
EU EU Open qualifier Denmark Heroic
You can find the list of invited teams for the CIS closed qualifier below:

Ukraine FlipSid3 Russia Gambit Russia Preparation Ukraine HellRaisers
Russia Spirit Russia NokSuKao CIS ANOX CIS CIS Open qualifier
More information on the event as a whole, including directly invited teams, venue and exact dates, are expected to be announced soon.

Source: HLTV.org