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Dota 2 - The International 2019 (Ti9)
Series: The International
Organizer and Sponsor by Valve
Location: Shanghai (China)
Prize value is up to over 30 million dollars
The International 2019 is the concluding tournament of the Dota Pro Circuit and the ninth annual edition of The International. The tournament will be held on Chinese soil for the first time, as it moves to the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai. Following the previous year format, a point system based on official sponsored Majors and Minors will be used to determine the twelve invites to The International.
Commentary by Capitalist, Dakota, GodZ, GrandGrant, Lyrical, ODPixel , TrentPax and Tsunami.
Official Stream: http://www.twitch.tv/dota2ti
DOTA 2 Instagram http://www.instagram.com/dota2ti/
Organised by http://www.valvesoftware.com/en/
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+ 12 teams qualify through Dota Pro Circuit
+ 6 teams qualify through Regional Qualifiers: one team each from China, Southeast Asia, North America, South America, CIS, and Europe
- Group Stage - August 15th - August 18th, 2019: All eighteen teams are divided into two groups where they play in a Round Robin format
+ All matches are played in a Bo2.
+ The top four teams in each group advance to the Upper Bracket of the Main Event.
+ The bottom team in each group is eliminated.
+ The remaining teams advance to the Lower Bracket of the
- Main Event: Main Event - August 20th - August 25th, 2019
Sixteen teams play in a double-elimination format over six days.
+ Eight teams begin in the Upper Bracket, eight in the Lower Bracket.
+ First Lower Bracket round is Bo1, Grand Finals are Bo5, all others rounds are Bo3.
- The schedule is updated here: http://liquipedia.net/dota2/The_Inte...