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BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024 – Tournament Format & Guide

12 May 2024
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  • BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024 will kickoff on Thursday, May 16
  • 20 Rainbow Six Siege teams
  • $750,000 prize pool
BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024
BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024
BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024 is an upcoming Rainbow Six Siege esports tournament and the second S-Tier event of the season. Set to take place in Manchester, England, it will welcome the world’s best Rainbow Six Siege esports teams, who will compete for the lion’s share of the prize pool and Six Invitational Global Points.
  • When Is the BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024?
  • Where Is the BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024?
  • BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024 Format
  • BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024 Teams
  • What Is the BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024 Prize Pool?
  • BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024 Betting Odds
  • Where To Bet on the BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024?

As an S-Tier tournament, BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024 is a major event on the 2024 R6S esports schedule and a competition on esports fans should miss, offering 11 days of exciting action and esports betting opportunities. 
As a significant tournament, BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024 will be well-covered by all online betting sites that offer esports betting markets. That includes Stake, which is one of the top choices for betting on Rainbow Six Siege, offering competitive betting odds, good market coverage and a generous welcome bonus of up to $3,000 with promo code NEWBONUS.

When Is the BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024?


BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024 will kick off on Thursday, May 16, 2024, and run for 11 days, culminating with the grand finals on Sunday, May 26, 2024.

Where Is the BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024?


BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024 will take place at B.E.C. Arena in Manchester, England. It’ll be the first S-Tier Rainbow Six Siege esports event to take place in England since Pro League Year 1 Season 2 - Finals – PC, which was held in Leicester.

BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024 Format


BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024 will be divided into three Phases or Stages, starting with Phase 1 which will serve as a qualifying stage for Stage 2.

Phase 1 will welcome eight teams, competing in a double-elimination bracket for four tickets leading into the second phase. The second phase will welcome 16 teams, seeded into a single Swiss System format group, from where eight teams will advance to the third and final phase.

Phase 3 will feature top eight teams from the second phase, competing in a single-elimination bracket, with all matches played as best-of-three (BO3), except for the grand final, which will be best-of-five (BO5).

Phase 1 (May 15-16)

  • Eight teams
  • Double-elimination bracket
  • All games are best-of-three (BO3)
  • Top four teams advance to Phase 2

Phase 2 (May 19-22)

  • 16 Teams
  • Swiss System format
  • All elimination matches are best-of-three (BO3)
  • All other matches are best-of-one (BO1)
  • Top eight teams advance to Phase 3

Phase 3 (May 24-26)

  • Eight teams
  • Single-elimination bracket
  • Quarter and semi-finals are best-of-three (BO3)
  • Grand final is best-of-five (BO5)


BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024 Teams


BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024 will welcome 20 Rainbow Six Siege teams from Europe, North America, Brazil, Japan, South Korea, Asia, LATAM, MENA, and the Oceania League. Twelve of the 20 teams were invited directly into the second phase, while eight teams will start their BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024 campaign in the first phase.

  • G2 Esports – Europe
  • Spacestation Gaming – North America
  • Team Liquid – Brazil
  • CAG Osaka – Japan
  • FearX – South Korea
  • Team Cruelty – LATAM
  • Bleed Esports – Asia
  • Geekay Esports – MENA
  • Team BDS – Europe
  • Into The Breach – Europe
  • Team Secret – Europe
  • beastcoast – North America
  • M80 – North America
  • DarkZero Esports – North America
  • FaZe Clan – Brazil
  • E1 Sports – Brazil
  • FURIA Esports – Brazil
  • SCARZ – Japan 
  • PSG Talon – South Korea
  • Team Bliss – Oceania

What Is the BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024 Prize Pool?


BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024 will have a $750,000 prize pool, which will get divided among all 20 participating teams. On top of the monetary prize pool, the teams will also compete for Six Invitational Global Points, used for seeding into the season-culminating Six Invitational.

The tournament organisers have yet to unveil how the prize pool will be split, however, the champion are expected to claim over $200,000.

  • Champions – 350 SI Points
  • Runners-up – 260 SI Points
  • 3rd-4th-place – 200 SI Points
  • 5th-8th-place – 170 SI Points
  • 9th-11th-place – 105 SI Points
  • 12th-14th-place – 65 SI Points
  • 15th-16th-place – 55 SI Points
  • 17th-20th-place – 45 SI Points

BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024 Betting Odds


Esports bookmakers have already posted BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024 outright betting odds, pricing FaZe Clan (6.00) and Team BDS (6.00) as the main favourites to win the title. Ahead of the leading favourites are FURIA Esports (8.00), M80 (8.00), and beastcoast (9.00) as the only remaining teams priced at single digits.

Team
Odds
FaZe Clan6.00
Team BDS6.00
FURIA Esports8.00
M808.00
beastcoast9.00
DarkZero Esports10.00
Into the Breach10.00
E1 Esports11.00
Team Secret12.00
G2 Esports12.00
Spacestation Gaming15.00
Team Liquid17.00
PSG Talon21.00
SCARZ34.00
Geekay Esports41.00
FearX67.00
CAG Osaka67.00
Team Cruelty81.00
Team Bliss101.00
Bleed Esports151.00

DarkZero Esports (10.00), Into the Breach (10.00), E1 Esports (11.00), Team Secret (12.00), G2 Esports (12.00), and Spacestation Gaming (15.00) round up the list of live outsiders, while the rest of the teams are priced at 17.00 or over.

Team Bliss (101.0) and Bleed Esports (151.00) are priced as the biggest underdogs and the only two teams at 100.0 or over.

Where To Bet on the BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024?


BLAST R6 Major Manchester 2024 is an S-Tier Rainbow Six Siege tournament and one of the biggest and most prestigious R6S events of the season. As such it’s covered extremely well by all online bookmakers who offer esports betting markets, including Stake.

Stake is a reliable, legit, and safe online betting site, and one of the top choices for betting on esports. It offers competitive Rainbow Six Siege esports betting odds, has good market coverage, and a generous selection of bonuses and promotions esports punters can take advantage of.

That includes a welcome bonus of up to $3,000 with promo code NEWBONUS.