A new year has begun and just like the previous one, plenty of CS:GO tournaments will be running in 2022. According to esportearnings.com, last year saw a total of 263 events, that combined offered a prize pool of over $21 million.
Of course, many of these events are small ones and even if bets on them are offered by many eSport betting sites, they may not be the most exciting to bet on. We want to see the best teams competing for the biggest prize pools, right?
This leads us to this article. In the below list, we have gathered noteworthy CS:GO tournaments that are running in 2022. You’ll find start dates as well as prize pools listed!
|Tournament||Start Date||Prize Pool|
|Funspark ULTI||January, 18th||$300,000|
|ESL Challenger at DreamHack Anaheim||February, 11th||$100,000|
|Intel Extreme Masters XVI – Katowice||February, 15th||$1,000,000|
|Elisa Invitational||March, 3rd||$100,000|
|ESL Pro League Season 15||March, 9th||$823,000|
|Intel Extreme Masters XVII – Dallas||May, 31st||$250,000|
|ESL Challenger at DreamHack Dallas||June, 3rd||$100,000|
|ESL Challenger at DreamHack Jönköping||June, 18th||$100,000|
|ESL Challenger at DreamHack Valencia||July, 1st||$100,000|
|Intel Extreme Masters XVII – Cologne||July, 5th||$1,000,000|
|ESL Pro League Season 16||August, 31st||$835,000|
|ESL Challenger at DreamHack Melbourne||September, 2nd||$100,000|
|ESL Challenger at DreamHack Rotterdam||October, 14th||$100,000|
|ESL Challenger at DreamHack Hyderabad||October, 29th||$100,000|
|ESL Challenger at DreamHack Atlanta||November, 18th||$100,000|
|ESL Challenger at DreamHack Jönköping||November, 26th||$100,000|
|ESL Challenger at DreamHack Madrid||December, 9th||$100,000|
Feel like the list isn’t long enough for you? Don’t worry! These are just some of the noteworthy tournaments that are coming in 2022. There are still several tournaments that haven’t been fully revealed yet.
For instance, Valve has promised that two CS:GO Majors will be running in 2022 and checking the BLAST website, we can see that Blast Premier will be running in 2022 as well!