The team Ninjas in Pyjamas miss the tournament in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive with a prize fund of 50 thousand dollars, which will be held during the festival Gaming Paradise from 7 to 9 September. The Swedes, on a level with Team SoloMid and E-frag.net, were among the first who decided to invite the organizers of the tournament.
No official statements NiP did not, but the likely cause of failure can be ESL ESEA Pro League Invitational. This tournament has to go from 10 to 12 September in the Dubai International Marina Club in Dubai, where the teams will have to fight for a substantial prize fund - $ 250,000.
If these guesses are taking place, then for the same reason to refuse to visit Slovenia are invited Virtus.pro and Natus Vincere, which are also participants in the upcoming ESL ESEA Pro League Invitational in Dubai.
To give organizers the vacant slot - is still unknown. Maybe six teams will Flipsid3 Tactics, which in the qualifying stage runner-up, losing Team Kinguin.
Gaming Paradise will take place on one of the largest resorts in Slovenia Portoroz from 6 to 13 September. The festival, in addition to the tournament CS: GO, will be competitions and other disciplines. Total prize money for all this is $ 150,000: $ 50 000 to be given to CS: GO and Dota 2, and the remaining $ 50,000 will be given to League of Legends, Pro Evolution Soccer 2015, Sid Meier's Civilization V and Hearthstone.
The list of remaining teams: