Planning and results for Ascension EMEA 2023
Ascension tournament is a real gateway to the next level of the competition. The players who win the final will receive a place in the EMEA LeagueThis will be the case for the next two seasons of the VCT. Nevertheless, the road to the Holy Grail is not the easiest... In the EMEA region, Ascension brings together the best teams in the Challengers Leaguesand FOKUS, the team that emerged victorious from the Play-In. So you can expect some high-flying encounters!
Ascension EMEA comprises 2 distinct phases:
- The group phase - from 30 June to 4 July. All matches are BO3.
- The play-off phase - from 13 to 16 July. The majority of matches are BO3; only the lower bracket final and the Grand Final are BO5.
Schedule and results for the Ascension group phase
The ten teams that have qualified for the group stage have been allocated as follows into two groups of five. At the end of this first stage, the four best performing teams, two from each group, will advance to the play-offs. This section will be updated as information becomes available.
Composition of the groups
You will find below the breakdown of the teams in groups A and B:
- Group A - Acend, Dsyre, CGN Esports, Digital Athletics and SAW,
- Group B - Team Falcons, Apeks, Case Esports, Gentle Mates and FOKUS.
Group A match results
|Fri. 30/06||5pm||Acend||2 - 0||Digital Athletics|
|Fri. 30/06||8pm||Dsyre||0 - 2||CGN Esports|
|Sat. 01/07||5pm||Acend||2 - 1||CGN Esports|
|Sat. 01/07||8pm||SAW||2 - 1||Digital Athletics|
|Sun. 02/07||5pm||SAW||2 - 1||CGN Esports|
|Sun. 02/07||8pm||Dsyre||2 - 1||Acend|
|Mon 03/07||5pm||SAW||2 - 1||Dsyre|
|Mon 03/07||8pm||Digital Athletics||2 - 1||CGN Esports|
|Tue. 04/07||5pm||Dsyre||0 - 2||Digital Athletics|
|Tue. 04/07||8pm||SAW||0 - 2||Acend|
Group B match results
|Fri. 30/06||5pm||Case Esports||0 - 2||Apeks|
|Fri. 30/06||8pm||Team Falcons||0 - 2||Gentle Mates|
|Sat. 01/07||5pm||Gentle Mates||2 - 0||Case Esports|
|Sat. 01/07||8pm||Apeks||2 - 1||FOKUS|
|Sun. 02/07||5pm||Gentle Mates||2 - 1||FOKUS|
|Sun. 02/07||8pm||Team Falcons||2 - 0||Case Esports|
|Mon 03/07||5pm||Team Falcons||1 - 2||FOKUS|
|Mon 03/07||8pm||Gentle Mates||0 - 2||Apeks|
|Tue. 04/07||5pm||Team Falcons||0 - 2||Apeks|
|Tue. 04/07||8pm||Case Esports||0 - 2||FOKUS|
Playoff schedule and results
Information will be added as it becomes available. Note that this stage will be broadcast on the Twitch channel Valorant France.
|Thu. 13/07||5pm||Semi-final #1||Acend||2 - 0||Gentle Mates|
|Thu. 13/07||8pm||Semi-final #2||Apeks||2 - 0||SAW|
|Fri 14/07||5pm||Upper bracket final||Acend||1 - 2||Apeks|
|Fri 14/07||8pm||Lower bracket - Round 1||Gentle Mates||2 - 1||SAW|
|Sat. 15/07||5pm||Lower bracket final||Acend||0 - 3||Gentle Mates|
|Sun. 16/07||5pm||Grand Final||Apeks||0 - 3||Gentle Mates|