Our event is the only Counter-Strike: Global Offensive event nominated for this category
We are proud to announce that another PGL event is again nominated for the Best Esports Event of the year after our last year's nominalization for PGL Major Stockholm 2021.
PGL Major Antwerp 2022 (May 9-22, 2022) took place in Belgium inside Sportpaleis, the largest indoor arena in Europe. During the Grand Final Day, over 20.000 fans witnessed a fantastic duel between NAVI and FaZe Clan. It is the all-time largest audience for an esports indoor event.
The "Best Esports Event" category gathers the tournaments that delivered a best-of-class experience for participants and the broadcast audience in 2022.
The atmosphere inside Sportpaleis was ecstatic.
The Antwerp Major is the second biggest Counter-Strike tournament of all time, with a peak viewers number of 2.113.610. The most successful CS:GO tournament ever is PGL Major Stockholm 2021, with a 2.748.434 peak viewers value.
PGL CS:GO Major Antwerp 2022 in numbers:
- 68.098.937 Hours Watched
- 116h 10m Air Time
- 106 decibels created by the crowd inside the arena
- More than 40.000 people attended the event
- Over 20.000 screaming Counter-Strike fans during the Final