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ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023 – Tournament Format & Guide

16 Nov 2023
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  • ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023 kicks off on November 24, 2023
  • Eight Counter-Strike teams
  • $100,000 prize pool
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ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023


ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023 (or ESL Challenger at DreamHack Winter 2023) is an upcoming Counter-Strike 2 esports tournament set to take place during DreamHack Winter 2023. The competition will welcome eight CS2 teams, vying for the lion’s share of the $100,000 prize pool and a direct invite to ESL Pro League Season 19.
  • ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023
  • When Is ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023?
  • ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023 Format
  • Group Stage
  • Playoffs
  • ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023 Teams
  • What Is ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023 Prize Pool?
  • ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023 Betting Odds
  • Betting On ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023

ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023 is the fourth ESL Challenger tournament of the year, following ESL Challenger #56, ESL Challenger #58, ESL Challenger at DreamHack Atlanta 2024. 

As one of the biggest CS2 tournaments of the month, ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023 is well-covered by all esports betting sites, including Stake.com, which is one of the top esports bookmakers for betting on Counter-Strike. It offers competitive betting odds, great market coverage and a welcome bonus of up to $3,000 which anyone can claim by using bonus code NEWBONUS.

When Is ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023?


ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023 is set to kick off with the first round of the group stage on Friday, November 24, 2023. The tournament will run for two days and conclude on Sunday, November 26, when the top two teams will clash in a best-of-three (Bo3) finals for a $50,000 winner’s share and a ticket for ESL Pro League Season 19.

ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023 Format


ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023 will use a very straightforward format, dividing the tournament into two stages – the group stage and playoffs. The format will be the same as in the previous ESL Challenger events.

Group Stage


  • Two double-elimination format (GSL) groups
  • Four teams per group
  • All opening and winners’ matches are best-of-one (Bo1)
  • Elimination and decider matches are best-of-three (Bo3)
  • The top two teams from each group advance to playoffs

Playoffs


  • Four teams
  • Single-elimination bracket
  • All matches are best-of-three (Bo3)

ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023 Teams


ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023 will welcome eight Counter-Strike 2 teams, including four teams who got invited based on their ESL World Ranking and four teams who qualified for the tournament through regional qualifiers.

  • Monte – ESL World Ranking
  • GamerLegion – ESL World Ranking
  • Virtus.pro – ESL World Ranking
  • Eternal Fire – ESL World Ranking
  • Looking4Org – European Qualifier
  • Nouns Esports – NA Qualifier
  • MiBR – South America Qualifier
  • TYLOO – Asian Qualifier

The teams have already been seeded into groups

Group A: Monte, Eternal Fire, Nouns Esports, TYLOO
Group B: Virtus.pro, GamerLegion, MiBR, Looking4Org

What Is ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023 Prize Pool?


ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023 has the same $100,000 prize pool as previous ESL Challenger events, divided among all eight participating teams. The champions will take home $50,000 in winner’s share and a direct invite to ESL Pro League Season 19.

Champions - $50,000
Runners-up - $20,000
3rd-4th-place - $10,000
5th-6th-place - $3,000
7th-8th-place - $2,000

ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023 Betting Odds


According to the offered ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023 outright betting odds, Virtus.pro (2.25) are the main favourites to win the tournament, with Monte (3.25) priced close behind. 

Priced at 7.00 or higher, the rest of the teams are given little to no chance of claiming the ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023 title, including TYLOO (76.00) who are the biggest underdogs.

  • Virtus.pro – 2.25
  • Monte – 3.25
  • Eternal Fire – 7.00
  • Looking4Org – 9.00
  • GamerLegion – 11.00
  • MiBR – 17.00
  • Nouns – 26.00
  • TYLOO – 76.00

Betting On ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023


As one of the biggest Counter-Strike tournaments of the year, ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023 is covered well by all esports betting sites. However, while it’s possible to bet on ESL Challenger Jönköping 2023 on various betting platforms, it’s important to use the best bookmakers for the job.
Stake.com is a legit and reliable online betting site, and a perfect choice for anyone who wants to bet on Counter-Strike. It offers highly competitive CS betting odds, good market coverage, and generous bonuses and promotions, including a welcome bonus, which anyone can claim by using bonus code NEWBONUS.