Esports World Cup Counter-Strike 2 betting guide

Betting on the Esports World Cup Counter-Strike 2 tournament will open in the weeks leading up to the event, with most of the top esports betting sites having markets on a number of different markets, including outright tournament winner and individual series winners. With the Esports World Cup CS2 tournament kicking off on July 17, we will see 15 of the world’s best Counter-Strike teams battle it out over five days, with the grand final set to be played on July 21. Below in our Esports World Cup Counter-Strike betting guide, you will find all the details you need, including who will be participating, when the event will take place, the prize pool distribution, and the format for the event, as well as how to bet and watch the Esports World Cup CS2 tournament.


What is the Esports World Cup CS2 tournament

Counter-Strike 2 will return to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, at the Esports World Cup. Of the 15 organisations that were invited to the Esports World Cup CS2 event, eight teams inside the top 10 in the ESL World Rankings will be in attendance, meaning that the tournament will be stacked with talent and should provide a great spectacle for fans.

Like most of the tournaments during the Esports World Cup, the CS2 event will not hold any value or impact on any end of season events, but with that being said, most of the top teams will be in attendance.


How to bet on the Esports World Cup CS2 event

Betting on the 2023 Esports World Cup CS2 tournament is quite an easy task. After you’ve settled on a particular sportsbook that fits your requirements (faster payout, better odds, or competitive betting markets), you’re expected to set up an account and make an initial deposit, with this standard practice at esports betting sites.

The top CS2 Esports World Cup betting sites will have markets available well in advance of the tournament kicking off, which means you can wager on things like the outright winner and who will get the MVP of the event. The CS2 Esports World Cup event will have more markets surrounding it closer to the start, and we will update this page accordingly when it happens.

Accessing CS2 Esports World Cup betting sites is possible via several different means, including via their downloadable esports betting apps, which generally come on Android and iOS smartphones and tablets.


Esports World Cup CS2 2024 Odds

Below you will find the odds for any team “To Win Outright” at the Esports World Cup CS2 tournament;

  • Team Spirit – +275
  • Team Vitality – +325
  • FaZe Clan – +400
  • MOUZ – +500
  • Natus Vincere – +600
  • G2 Esports – +700
  • Virtus.pro – +1200
  • TheMongolz – +1400
  • Complexity – +2500
  • FURIA – +5000
  • MIBR – +5000
  • Sashi – +10000
  • FlyQuest – +15000
  • M80 – +25000
  • JiJieHao – +100000

Below you will find the odds for any team “To Reach The Final” at the Esports World Cup CS2 tournament;

  • Team Spirit – -111.11
  • Team Vitality – +110
  • FaZe Clan – +150
  • MOUZ – +200
  • Natus Vincere – +250
  • G2 Esports – +300
  • Virtus.pro – +550
  • TheMongolz – +650
  • Complexity – +1200
  • FURIA – +2500
  • MIBR – +2500
  • Sashi – +5000
  • FlyQuest – +7500
  • M80 – +10000
  • JiJieHao – +50000

Esports World Cup CS2 2024 Teams

Of the 15 teams participating in the Esports World Cup CS2 tournament, nine are invited by the organisers and the other six teams will have to qualify through each of the regional qualifiers in Europe, North America, South America, Oceania, Asia, and the Middle East.

Playoffs

FaZe Clan

  • Håvard “rain” Nygaard
  • Helvijs “broky” Saukants
  • Finn “karrigan” Andersen
  • Robin “ropz” Kool
  • David “frozen” Čerňanský
  • Coach: Filip “NEO” Kubski

Team Spirit

  • Leonid “chopper” Vishnyakov
  • Boris “magixx” Vorobyev
  • Myroslav “zont1x” Plakhotja
  • Danil “donk” Kryshkovets
  • Dmitriy “sh1ro” Sokolov
  • Coach: Sergey “hally” Shavayev

MOUZ

  • Adam “torzsi” Torzsas
  • Dorian “xertioN” Berman
  • Kamil “siuhy” Szkaradek
  • Jimi “Jimpphat” Salo
  • Ludvig “Brollan” Brolin
  • Coach: Dennis “sycrone” Nielsen

G2 Esports

  • Nemanja “huNter-“ Kovac
  • Nikola “NiKo” Kovac
  • Wiktor “TaZ” Wojtas
  • Rasmus “HooXi” Nielsen
  • Mario “malbsMd” Samayoa
  • Coach: Wiktor “TaZ” Wojtas

Team Vitality

  • Dan “apEX” Madesclaire
  • Mathieu “ZywOo” Herbaut
  • Lotan “Spinx” Giladi
  • Shahar “flameZ” Shushan
  • William “mezii” Merriman
  • Coach: Rémy “XTQZZ” Quoniam

Natus Vincere

  • Valerij “b1t” Vakhovsjkyj
  • Aleksi “Aleksib” Virolainen
  • Justinas “jL” Lekavičius
  • Mihai “iM” Ivan
  • Ihor “w0nderful” Zhdanov
  • Coach: Andrij “B1ad3” Ghorodensjkyj

Virtus.pro

  • Dzhami “Jame” Ali
  • Evgeniy “FL1T” Lebedev
  • Petr “fame” Bolyshev
  • David “n0rb3r7” Daniyelyan
  • Denis “electroNic” Sharipov
  • Coach: Pavel “PASHANOJ” Legostaev

FURIA Esports

  • Yuri “yuurih” Boian
  • Kaike “KSCERATO” Cerato
  • Gabriel “FalleN” Toledo
  • Marcelo “chelo” Cespedes
  • Felipe “skullz” Medeiros
  • Coach: Nicholas “guerri” Nogueira

Esports World Cup CS2 2024 Format

  • Opening Stage

    • Single-elimination bracket
    • All matches are best-of-three
    • Winners advance to the playoffs
    • Losers proceed to the play-in stage
  • Play-In Stage

    • Single-elimination bracket
    • All matches are best-of-one
    • Winner advances to the playoffs
  • Playoffs

    • Single-Elimination bracket
    • All matches are best-of-three

  • Esports World Cup CS2 Prize Pool Distribution

    The US$1,000,000 prize pool for the Esports World Cup Counter-Strike 2 tournament will be distributed as the table shows below.

    Place $USD Club Points
    1st $400,000 1,000
    2nd $175,000 600
    3rd-4th $85,000 275
    5th-8th $40,000 60
    9th $25,000 0
    10th-11th $15,000 0
    12th-15th $10,000 0

    How to watch the Esports World Cup CS2 tournament

    You will be able to watch every game of the Esports World Cup CS2 tournament on the Esports World Cup twitch.tv channel (https://www.twitch.tv/ewc), with highlights posted to their YouTube channel (https://www.youtube.com/@ewc).