ESL Australia has announced the ESL Women’s Sydney Open CSGO tournament where Australia and New Zealand’s top four female CS:GO teams will compete for a $10,000 prize pool at the community stage at IEM Sydney 2018.

“The ESL Women’s Sydney Open is a fantastic opportunity for our local players to showcase their skills in front of the most passionate audience in esports at the Community Stage at IEM Sydney. For ESL Australia, this announcement marks the beginning of a commitment for our team to develop more opportunities for women in esports” said Nick Vanzetti, Managing Director of ESL Australia.

Two qualifiers will take place on April 18th and 19th to determine the four teams competing at the community stage at IEM Sydney 2018. Teams can enter both qualifiers here.

IEM Sydney 2018 takes place at the Qudos Bank Arena on May 4-6 – you can get your tickets here if you haven’t done so yet!