CSGO Skyesports Masters 2023 is all set to be the first fully franchised tournament in India which will give CSGO players a chance to shine and prove their worth. Reckoning Esports has entered CSGO Skyesports Masters, and will be one of the eighth franchised teams competing for a share of the Rs. 2 Crore prize pool.
Reckoning Esports will be signing a five-man roster for the Skyesports Masters. The team will also be picking up two players from the open-all Skyesports cafe qualifiers which are happening across 20 cities in the country currently. Both Reckoning Esports and Skyesports have a vision to give underdog athletes a chance to shine.
Reckoning Esports enters CSGO Skyesports Masters
Skyesports Masters is all set to begin from July 1st 2023. The league stage are currently scheduled for August 17th, after which the top four teams will advance to the Playoffs, which will be happening on August 26-27.
Reckoning Esports is also clearly excited to join the tournament. Commenting on joining the event, Sharang Naicker, Founder of Reckoning Esports, said,
“The Skyesports Masters CSGO is an amazing initiative by Shiva and is a league which looks out for the teams to generate profit or at least break even. The format is very exciting and will truly help in reviving the CSGO industry of the country. The
long-term vision of Reckoning Esports for the first-person title is to make a team that competes at the highest level in the region as well as becomes a representative for South Asia in global tournaments.”
Introducing the 4th partnered franchise team for Skyesports Masters CSGO, 👏 Welcome Team @ReckoningIndia
As the pack enters a new arena, they’ve sworn to take down any beast in their way and claim the throne!
— Skyesports (@skyesportsindia) June 13, 2023
On the topic of Reckoning Esports joining Skyesports Masters, Shiva Nandy, Founder and CEO of Skyesports, said,
“When I pitched the idea to Sharang about a franchised league which looks at scouting talent from the grassroots, he was immediately onboard. I have immense respect for organizations like Reckoning Esports which believe in picking up rising talent and giving them a chance to compete. I look forward to associating with them in the long term and reviving Counter-Strike in India.”
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