LIVE: CDL Kickoff Classic 2022 Day 2: FaZe, OpTic, ROKKR, Ultra Vanguard debut
How to watch the Call of Duty League preseason Kickoff Classic, with stream info, schedule, bracket, as well as the teams playing. The post LIVE: CDL Kickoff Classic 2022 Day 2: FaZe, OpTic, ROKKR, Ultra Vanguard debut appeared first on Dexerto.
The 2022 Call of Duty League Vanguard season is set to begin with the Kickoff Classic. This preseason, single-elimination tournament will feature all 12 teams that are battling it out on LAN for $30,000. Here’s everything to know from the stream and schedule to the format and teams.
- FaZe, OpTic, Ultra, ROKKR play on Day 2
- Envoy and Scump match up for first time
- Boston Breach fall short of win on CDL debut against Subliners
This Kickoff Classic marks the preseason of the 2022 CDL Vanguard season and gives fans a glimpse at what it has to offer. Even though the CDL season doesn’t officially start until February 4, we finally get a look at some competitive action three months after Vanguard’s release.
Teams like Atlanta FaZe, OpTic Texas, and Toronto Ultra all enter as favorites, but we will need to see the matches play out as upsets could be on the horizon. Let’s take a look at where you can watch the action unfold and who is matching up against who.
CDL Kickoff Classic stream
The Call of Duty League 2022 Kickoff Classic is set to begin on January 21, with the first match starting at 1 PM PST / 4 PM EST. You can catch all the action live from the official CDL YouTube stream, which we have embedded above.
Now that we know when the preseason event is happening, let’s take a look at the format and matchups.
CDL Kickoff Classic schedule & format
The CDL preseason event will feature all 12 teams in a predetermined bracket. The seeding was based on each team’s placement in the 2021 season.
Here’s a look at the full schedule for the weekend tournament with the event running from January 21 to January 23. You can also view the bracket here.
Friday, January 21
|Florida Mutineers 3-1 Los Angeles Guerrillas||1PM||4PM||9PM||8AM (Jan. 22)|
|Seattle Surge 3-0 London Royal Ravens||2:30PM||5:30PM||10:30PM||9:30AM (Jan. 22)|
|New York Subliners 3-2 Boston Breach||4PM||7 PM||12AM (Jan. 22)||11AM (Jan. 22)|
|Los Angeles Thieves 3-1 Paris Legion||5:30PM||8:30PM||1:30AM (Jan. 22)||12:30PM (Jan. 22)|
Saturday, January 22
|Atlanta FaZe vs. Seattle Surge||1PM||4PM||9PM||8AM (Jan. 23)|
|Toronto Ultra vs. Florida Mutineers
||2:30PM||5:30PM||10:30PM||9:30AM (Jan. 23)|
|Minnesota ROKKR vs. New York Subliners
||4PM||7 PM||12AM (Jan. 23)||11AM (Jan. 23)|
|OpTic Texas vs. Los Angeles Thieves||5:30PM||8:30PM||1:30AM (Jan. 23)||12:30PM (Jan. 23)|
Sunday, January 23
||1PM||4PM||9PM||8AM (Jan. 24)|
||2:30PM||5:30PM||10:30PM||9:30AM (Jan. 24)|
||4PM||7 PM||12AM (Jan. 24)||11AM (Jan. 24)|
CDL Kickoff Classic teams
The newest franchise, Boston Breach revealed their roster on January 13. This will be the first time we get to see this squad in action.
On top of that, we have a full list of the other teams competing in this preseason classic.
|Atlanta FaZe||Simp, aBeZy, Cellium, Arcitys|
|OpTic Texas||Shotzzy, iLLeY, Dashy, Scump|
|Florida Mutineers||Skyz, Davpadie, Owakening, Vivid|
|New York Subliners||HyDra, Clayster, Neptune, Crimsix|
|London Royal Ravens||Afro, Gismo, Nastie, Zer0|
|Toronto Ultra||Bance, Insight, Cammy, CleanX|
|Minnesota RØKKR||Priestahh, Attach, MajorManiak, Standy|
|Los Angeles Thieves||Drazah, Kenny, Octane, Envoy|
|Paris Legion||Temp, Decemate, FeLo, John|
|Seattle Surge||Accuracy, Mack, Sib, Pred|
|Los Angeles Guerrillas||SlasheR, Asim, Huke, Gunless|
||TJHaly, Methodz, Nero, Capsidal|
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