The 2016 World Championship group stage draw has been completed, setting the stage for this year's exciting first round matches.
The group stage will be played in a double round robin format and will start on Sept. 29 in San Francisco. From there, the Top 2 teams in each group will advance to the bracket stage, which begins Oct. 13 in Chicago.
The groups are as follows:
|Counter Logic Gaming|
|Albus NoX Luna|
|SK Telecom T1|
|ahq e-Sports Club|
|Royal Never Give Up|
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