Parimatch is proud to be an official partner to Ukraine’s biggest Counter-Strike competition, Logitech G’s National Cybersport League (NCL).
The competition, which begins on 18th January, is made up of 11 stages, with games played every weekend both online and in select cities across Ukraine. On 11th April, the best eight teams will travel to Kyiv to play in the finals, where they will compete for the prize pool and the Ukraine Champions Cup on the big stage. NCL is a national competition aimed at developing e-sports in Ukraine, so is open to those with Ukrainian citizenship only.
The NCL is an open competition which brings together amateur and professional players alike. The aim of the league is to diminish the barriers that divide esports, and allow young players who aspire to be professionals to experience a whole new level of competition.
The fourth season of the NCL is made up of 11 qualifying tournaments, played on LAN and online. In each of the tournaments, players will have the chance to earn leaderboard points as well as win Logitech G gaming equipment, with the top eight teams travelling to Kyiv for the finals.
Rating Tournament Schedule & Registration
01/18/2020 - NCL Online Minor
01/25/2020 - NCL Dnipro Minor
02/01/2020 - NCL Kyiv Major
02/08/2020 - NCL Lutsk Minor
02/15/2020 - NCL Odessa Minor
02.22.2020 - NCL Dnipro Major
02/29/2020 - NCL Kyiv Minor
03/07/2020 - NCL Lutsk Minor
03/14/2020 - NCL Online Minor
03/21/2020 - NCL Odessa Minor
03/28/2020 - NCL Kyiv Major
11-12.04.2020 - NCL Grand Final
Tournament Ambassadors and Commentators
Tournament ambassadors and commentators are well known personalities from the CS:GO circui - Arseniy Ceh9 Trinozhenko, Aleksey yXo Maletsky, Alexander Petr1k Petrik, Yury Strike Tereshchenko and Vladislav Zakhlebin
Prize pool allocation
The total prize pool for the finals will be 300 000 UAH.
● First place - 150 000 UAH
● Second place - 75 000 UAH
● Third place - 37 500 UAH
● Fourth place - 37 500 UAH
The Logic G gaming equipment up for grabs in the qualifying stages include:
NCL Major Tournament Prize Pool:
● First Place - LOGITECH G815 RGB Mechanical Gaming Keyboard
● Second Place - Logitech G PRO X Gaming Headset
● Third place - LOGITECH G PRO Wireless Gaming Mouse + LOGITECH Gaming Mouse Pad G640
NCL Minor Tournament Prize Pool:
● First place - LOGITECH G413 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard
● Second place - LOGITECH G PRO Gaming Headset
● Third place - LOGITECH G502 HERO High Performance Gaming Mouse + LOGITECH Gaming Mouse Pad G640
Logitech G is a brand of Logitech International, a global leader in the manufacture of accessories for personal computers and consoles. Logitech G delivers cutting-edge keyboards, mice, headsets, game surfaces, and simulation products such as steering wheels and steering wheels to players of all levels, thanks to innovative design, progressive technology, and sincere commitment to gameplay. Logitech International Swiss Open Joint Stock Company, founded in 1981, is listed on the Swiss Stock Exchange (LOGN) and on the Nasdaq (LOGI) in the United States.
“Inventing the future of the gameplay for all players lies at the heart of our DNA - and that determines everything we do. Therefore, we are pleased to announce that we will become the title partner of the National Esports League in Ukraine. ”- said Alexander Mazilu, Head of the Region South and Eastern Europe (Romania, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Moldova), Logitech Europe S.A.
Parimatch is a leader in the betting industry. The company supports sports federations, teams, individual athletes, and also pays attention to the development of esports.
“We are pleased to partner with the National Cybersport League, to help develop local esports talent in Ukraine. Despite the fact that eSports is a global phenomenon, you need to remember how it all began, how the first champions appeared, the first championships which took place. We imagine the excitement and desire of gamers who will gather in small arenas (clubs) throughout the country with the goal of reaching the grand national final and become champions of the country. Any grassroots development of this type benefits the industry as a whole, and we wish good luck to all participants" said Stepan Shulga, Head of Esports at Parimatch.