After over 1,000 days, CS:GO is going to have a new Major champion come the end of the ongoing 2021 PGL Stockholm Major; Astralis are the greatest side the game has ever unearthed, with Lukas "gla1ve" Rossander and co. winning a record four Major titles, including the last three in a row heading into PGL Stockholm.
Astralis are the world’s most successful ever CS:GO side at PGL Stockholm, pushing the entire industry forward with a plethora of innovations inside and out of the server. They are also the most successful team at CS:GO’s Major Championships, winning a record four titles including the last three back-to-back.
The PGL Stockholm Major kicks off in less than a week with the tournament’s New Challengers stage, with a whole host of tasty-looking opening round fixtures already lined up on the horizon. Here are some of the best storylines you should keep an eye out for once the New Challengers stage kicks off.
The IEM Fall: EU RMR event has been dominated by several underdogs stunning the community, with the likes of Copenhagen Flames, ENCE, Team Fiend, and Movistar Riders all managing to qualify from their groups and reach the playoffs.
With CS:GO returning to LAN at IEM Fall: EU and the first Major since 2019 at PGL Stockholm looming on the horizon, the latest ranking changes have brought with them several interesting storylines for the community to digest.