DGL Community Shield (DGC Qualifier) Cups Kickoff Tonight!

Tonight marks the start of the non-Masters DGL Community Shield events, the culmination of the Emerald and Sapphire Cups, which will see teams/players competing for an early chance at qualification for the 2017 Digital Gaming Championships!

The Community Shield events will either see a single contender (cups with an eight-team/player final) or the top two contenders (cups with a 16 team/player final) receive a guaranteed place in the 2017 DGC.

Titles with two DGC seeds available:

Titles with one DGC seed at stake:


  • Round 1: Monday 20 March @ 8pm – We are aware of the public holiday that is on Tuesday the 21st. Because of this we will allow teams to play their matches anywhere between the Mon (20th) and Wed (22nd) IF both teams agree. We will not accept any disputes regarding the matter.
  • Round 2: Thursday 23rd @ 8pm
  • Round 3: TBA
  • Round 4: TBA
  • Round 5: TBA
  • Round 6: TBA

For individual cup formats and rules be sure to check out the relevant cup page.

Who will emerge victorious? Stay tuned to Telkom Gaming for all the news and updates as the Community Shield DGC Qualifiers progress!

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