5 vs. 5 Team Tournament Rules

Gameplay Rules-

Each game will consist of two (2) 15-round halves. A game will end if a Team reaches 16-round wins in the second half. If the score of a game is tied after 30 rounds, overtime will be played. Overtime consists of two (2) three-round halves. Players will start each overtime half with $16,000. A game will end if a Team reaches four-round wins in the same overtime. If the score of an overtime is tied after six rounds, another
overtime will be played.

Settings

1. Round-time = 1:55 minutes
2. Freeze-time = 20 seconds
3. Buy-time = 20 seconds
4. C4 timer = 40 seconds
5. Overtime Money = $16,000
6. Overtime Rounds = 3 rounds per half

Round 2 & Round 3 Map and Side Selection Rules-

It will be randomly selected by the admins that which team will be Team A and which will be Team B. Then, map and side selection will take place by the steps given below.

a) Team A bans 1 map

b) Team B bans 1 map

c) Team A bans 1 map

d) Team B bans 1 map

e) Team A bans 1 map

f) Team B bans 1 map

g) The last map remaining in the pool of 7 maps (Dust 2, Cache, Mirage, Train, Inferno, Overpass, Cobblestone) after banning 6 maps will be the map on which the BO-1 (Best of 1) match will be played.

h) Side Selection (T or CT) will take place through knife round.

Semi-Finals & Finale Map and Side Selection Rules-

It will be randomly selected by the admins that which team will be Team A and which will be Team B. Then, map and side selection will take place by the steps given below.

a) Team A bans 1 map

b) Team B bans 1 map

c) Team A picks the map for Game 1 and Team B chooses the side

d) Team B picks the map for Game 2 and Team A chooses the side

e) Team B bans 1 map

f) Team A picks the third map and Team B chooses the side

g) The last map remaining in the pool of 7 maps (Dust 2, Cache, Mirage, Train, Inferno, Overpass, Cobblestone) will be the 3rd map

General Rules

  • Teams have to join the server at least 15 minutes prior to their match time.
  • There will be only 1 tactical/technical timeout allowed in each map for a team.
  • Hacking of any sorts is strictly prohibited and if any player is found/adjudged as a hacker by the discretion of the admins then his team will be disqualified from the tournament and the opposing team will receive a bye.
  • In case a team fails to appear for the match, the opposing team will receive a bye.
  • Disqualified teams will forfeit their prize money.