Premier Tournaments

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Premier Tournaments offer a very large prize pool, are played out offline, and feature the best teams from around the world. They are commonly held by well-established franchises and are considered especially prestigious amongst the community.
Highlighted tournaments are held/sponsored by the publisher Valve and feature an outstanding prize pool. They are the biggest and most prestigious events on the tournament circuit.

Tournaments[edit]

2018[edit]

Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Apr 27 - May 6, 2018
$1,000,000
12 Teams
Russia Russia, Moscow
  TBD
  TBD
Mar 30 - Apr 7, 2018
$1,000,000
16 Teams
China China, Shanghai
  TBD
  TBD
Mar 4 - 11, 2018
$1,000,000
16 Teams
Romania Romania, Bucharest
  TBD
  TBD
Feb 20 - 25, 2018
$1,000,000
16 Teams
Poland Poland, Katowice
  TBD
  TBD
Jan 23 - 28, 2018
$400,000
16 Teams
Malaysia Malaysia, Genting Highlands
  TBD
  TBD

2017[edit]

Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Dec 1 - 3, 2017
$1,000,000
8 Teams
Sweden Sweden, Jönköping
  Secret
  Liquid
Oct 26 - 29, 2017
$1,000,000
8 Teams
Germany Germany, Hamburg
  VP
  Secret
Aug 2 - 12, 2017
$24,787,916
18 Teams
USA United States, Seattle
  Liquid
  Newbee
Jul 5 - 9, 2017
$250,000
8 Teams
China China, Wuhan
  LGD
  LFY
Jun 14 - 18, 2017
$100,000
8 Teams
USA us, Los Angeles
  VP
  Secret
Jun 15 - 18, 2017
$150,000
8 Teams
China China, Shenzhen
  Newbee
  ODD
Jun 4 - 11, 2017
$500,000
10 Teams
Russia Russia, Moscow
  Liquid
  EG
May 30 - Jun 3, 2017
$100,000
8 Teams
Taiwan Taiwan, Taipei
  Newbee
  NP
May 25 - 28, 2017
$250,000
8 Teams
Philippines Philippines, Manila
  EG
  Newbee
May 18 - 21, 2017
$100,000
8 Teams
China China, Shanghai
  Liquid
  TNC
Apr 24 - 30, 2017
$3,000,000
16 Teams
Ukraine Ukraine, Kiev
  OG
  VP
Mar 27 - Apr 4, 2017
$611,997
12 Teams
China China, Shanghai
  iG
  OG
Feb 23 - 26, 2017
$300,000
8 Teams
China cn, Shanghai
  Liquid
  VGJ
Jan 20 - 22, 2017
$139,860
8 Teams
Croatia Croatia, Split
  EG
  OG
Jan 12 - 15, 2017
$1,500,000
24 Teams
China China, Changzhou
  TNC
  C9
Jan 6 - 8, 2017
$250,000
8 Teams
Malaysia Malaysia, Genting Highlands
  DC
  Newbee

2016[edit]

Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Dec 14 - 16, 2016
$589,252
10 Teams
China China, Yinchuan
  iG.V
  VG
Dec 3 - 10, 2016
$3,000,000
16 Teams
USA USA, Boston
  OG
  AF
Nov 16 - 20, 2016
$100,000
8 Teams
USA us, Los Angeles
  VP
  OG
Nov 10 - 13, 2016
$100,000
8 Teams
Canada Canada, Montreal
  Wings
  NP
Sep 28 - Oct 2, 2016
$250,000
8 Teams
China China, Xiamen
  EG
  Newbee
Aug 2 - 13, 2016
$20,770,460
16 Teams
USA United States, Seattle
  Wings
  DC
Jul 21 - 24, 2016
$300,000
8 Teams
USA us, Los Angeles
  Na`Vi
  Secret
Jul 13 - 17, 2016
$101,044
8 Teams
USA us, Los Angeles
  Wings
  OG
Jul 6 - 10, 2016
$201,270
8 Teams
China China, Shanghai
  Newbee
  Wings
Jun 17 - 19, 2016
$314,545
8 Teams
Germany Germany, Frankfurt
  OG
  Na`Vi
Jun 3 - 12, 2016
$3,000,000
16 Teams
Philippines Philippines, Manila
  OG
  Liquid
May 9 - 15, 2016
$500,000
8 Teams
Russia Russia, Moscow
  Liquid
  Newbee
Apr 28 - May 1, 2016
$208,239
8 Teams
Ukraine Ukraine, Kiev
  MVP.P
  Vega
Apr 22 - 24, 2016
$250,000
8 Teams
Philippines Philippines, Manila
  Wings
  Liquid
Apr 14 - 17, 2016
$100,000
8 Teams
Ukraine Ukraine, Kiev
  VG.R
  Na`Vi
Mar 19 - 20, 2016
$195,274
8 Teams
Croatia Croatia, Split
  MVP.P
  EG
Feb 25 - Mar 6, 2016
$3,000,000
16 Teams
China China, Shanghai
  Secret
  Liquid
Jan 27 - 31, 2016
$277,668
10 Teams
China China, Shanghai
  EHOME
  EG
Jan 13 - 17, 2016
$302,227
12 Teams
Belarus by, Minsk
  [A]
  EG

2015[edit]

Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Dec 17 - 20, 2015
$663,275
16 Teams
China China, Yinchuan
  [A]
  LGD
Dec 9 - 13, 2015
$114,866
8 Teams
USA United States, Los Angeles
  EG
  VP
Nov 30 - Dec 6, 2015
$330,322
8 Teams
Russia Russia, Moscow
Lithuania Lithuania, Vilnius
  Empire
  4C&L
Nov 13 - 21, 2015
$3,000,000
16 Teams
Germany Germany, Frankfurt
  OG
  Secret
Oct 26 - Nov 1, 2015
$220,183
10 Teams
Singapore Singapore, Singapore
  Secret
  VG
Oct 16 - 18, 2015
$284,954
8 Teams
USA USA, New Orleans
  Secret
  EG
Oct 3 - 4, 2015
$286,622
8 Teams
USA USA, New York
  Vega
  Secret
Jul 27 - Aug 8, 2015
$18,429,613
16 Teams
USA United States, Seattle
  EG
  CDEC
Jan 21 - Jul 12, 2015
$265,378
12 Teams
Europe Europe, Online
  EG
  C9
Nov 28, 2014 - Jul 5, 2015
$64,000
8 Teams
Europe EU, Online
  VP
  Empire
Jun 20 - 21, 2015
$286,622
8 Teams
Germany Germany, Frankfurt
  Secret
  EG
Mar 28 - Jun 15, 2015
$149,582
8 Teams
Sweden Sweden, Jönköping
  VP
  Na`Vi
Apr 20 - Jun 7, 2015
$167,248
8 Teams
USA USA, Austin
  NiP
  [A]
Jun 3 - 7, 2015
$241,815
10 Teams
China China, Shanghai
  Secret
  Empire
Apr 6 - May 23, 2015
$426,720
8 Teams
China China, Shanghai
  LGD
  VG
May 13 - 17, 2015
$271,685
8 Teams
USA United States, Los Angeles
  Secret
  EG
Feb 23 - May 10, 2015
$79,504
4 Teams
Germany Germany, Berlin
  Empire
  VG
Mar 9 - Apr 26, 2015
$150,000
8 Teams
Romania Romania, Bucharest
  VG
  iG
Jan 24 - Apr 12, 2015
$86,461
6 Teams
USA USA, Columbus
  Empire
  EG
Jan 29 - Feb 9, 2015
$3,057,519
16 Teams
China China, Shanghai
  EG
  VG
Nov 14, 2014 - Jan 18, 2015
$86,521
8 Teams
Ukraine Ukraine, Kiev
  Empire
Nov 17, 2014 - Jan 10, 2015
$129,258.9
8 Teams
China China, Shanghai
  LGD
  HGT
Jan 5 - 6, 2015
$58,397
4 Teams
USA USA, Las Vegas
  Lv

2014[edit]

Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Sep 25 - Dec 23, 2014
$80,589
16 Teams
Europe Europe, Online
  Secret
Oct 31 - Dec 21, 2014
$276,742
8 Teams
Europe EU, Online
  Secret
  VP
Dec 3 - 7, 2014
$310,912
6 Teams
USA United States, Los Angeles
  VG
  C9
Oct 6 - Nov 29, 2014
$115,560
16 Teams
Sweden Sweden, Jönköping
  EG
  C9
Sep 1 - Nov 2, 2014
$76,235
4 Teams
Romania Romania, Bucharest
  Na`Vi
  TT
Oct 30 - Nov 2, 2014
$60,293
8 Teams
China China, Kunshan
  Lv
  LGD
Aug 26 - Oct 29, 2014
$75,575
4 Teams
Russia Russia, Moscow
  Empire
  Na`Vi
Aug 15 - Oct 26, 2014
$273,980
8 Teams
Ukraine Ukraine, Kiev
  EG
  Secret
Oct 9 - 10, 2014
$141,010
8 Teams
USA USA, New York
  VG
  EG
Oct 2 - 5, 2014
$468,176
8 Teams
China China, Yinchuan
  Newbee
  C9
Aug 11 - Sep 28, 2014
$311,655
8 Teams
China China, Shanghai
  VG
  OB
Sep 5 - 7, 2014
$166,942.4
8 Teams
China China, Hangzhou
  EG
  C9
Jul 8 - 21, 2014
$10,923,977
16 Teams
USA United States, Seattle
  Newbee
  VG
Jun 28 - 29, 2014
$210,900
8 Teams
Germany Germany, Frankfurt
  iG
  EG
Apr 25 - Jun 25, 2014
$67,835
12 Teams
Europe Europe, Online
  Empire
  Fnatic
Apr 1 - Jun 24, 2014
$68,517
8 Teams
World World, Online
  EG
  Na`Vi
Mar 3 - Jun 16, 2014
$265,257
12 Teams
Sweden Sweden, Jönköping
  [A]
  C9
Jun 5 - 8, 2014
$132,350
6 Teams
USA United States, Los Angeles
  EG
  DK
Mar 29 - Jun 2, 2014
$244,885
8 Teams
China China, Shanghai
  iG
  DK
May 24 - 25, 2014
$24,046.5
6 Teams
China China, Jiangyin
  Newbee
  LGD
Mar 28 - May 18, 2014
$20,125
4 Teams
Russia Russia, Moscow
  Empire
  PR
Mar 5 - Apr 20, 2014
$190,162
8 Teams
Ukraine Ukraine, Kiev
  DK
  Empire
Feb 9 - Apr 15, 2014
$124,165
10 Teams
Europe EU, Online
  Na`Vi
  C9
Jan 4 - Feb 15, 2014
$69,560
8 Teams
South Korea Korea, Seoul
  Zephyr
  EOT
Nov 25, 2013 - Jan 19, 2014
$124,000
18 Teams
Ukraine Ukraine, Kiev
  Na`Vi
  [A]
Oct 17, 2013 - Jan 15, 2014
$50,000
10 Teams
Europe EU, Online
  [A]
Dec 9, 2013 - Jan 13, 2014
$44,671.5
10 Teams
China China, Shanghai
  DK
  iG
Jan 7 - 8, 2014
$50,000
4 Teams
USA USA, Las Vegas
  LGD
  Fnatic
Jan 3 - 7, 2014
$21,476
4 Teams
China China, Beijing
  iG
  DK
Sep 22, 2013 - Jan 1, 2014
$247,920
10 Teams
China China, Shanghai
  DK
  iG

2013[edit]

Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Nov 30 - Dec 28, 2013
$89,112
8 Teams
South Korea Korea, Seoul
  MVP.P
  5inQ
Sep 2 - Dec 8, 2013
$39,000
8 Teams
Poland Poland, Tychy
  VG
  Fnatic
Nov 4 - 30, 2013
$50,000
6 Teams
Sweden Sweden, Jönköping
  Na`Vi
  Fnatic
Nov 22 - 24, 2013
$136,960
9 Teams
USA USA, Columbus
  DK
Nov 16 - 17, 2013
$25,000
4 Teams
Russia Russia, Moscow
  Na`Vi
  Empire
Sep 11 - Nov 10, 2013
$25,000
20 Teams
Europe EU, Online
  Na`Vi
  [A]
Nov 8 - 10, 2013
$35,525.6
8 Teams
China China, Shanghai
  LGD
  iG
Sep 28 - Nov 10, 2013
$112,920
16 Teams
South Korea Korea, Seoul
  ST
  fOu
Oct 31 - Nov 3, 2013
$25,000
12 Teams
France France, Paris
  Empire
  EG
Aug 31 - Oct 13, 2013
$22,500
16 Teams
Ukraine Ukraine, Kiev
  Na`Vi
  [A]
Aug 2 - 11, 2013
$2,874,380
16 Teams
USA United States, Seattle
  [A]
  Na`Vi
May 21 - Jul 24, 2013
$25,000
20 Teams
World World, Online
  Na`Vi
  KP
May 20 - Jul 21, 2013
$15,500
8 Teams
Europe EU, Online
  [A]
  mouz
May 20 - Jul 17, 2013
$10,000
8 Teams
Spain Spain, Valencia
  Na`Vi
  mouz
Jun 19 - Jul 14, 2013
$35,000
12 Teams
Poland Poland, Katowice
  mouz
  EG
Jul 10 - 14, 2013
$21,165.3
12 Teams
China China, Beijing
  LGD
  Orange
Jun 16 - Jul 9, 2013
$60,000
10 Teams
China China, Online
  Na`Vi
  LGD
May 19 - Jul 7, 2013
$22,500
16 Teams
Ukraine Ukraine, Kiev
  [A]
  iCCup
May 10 - Jul 6, 2013
$163,050
10 Teams
China China, Shanghai
  TongFu
  DK
Jun 15 - 17, 2013
$46,422
16 Teams
Sweden Sweden, Jönköping
  [A]
Mar 16 - May 26, 2013
$65,156
6 Teams
China China, Shanghai
  [A]
  LGD
Feb 10 - Apr 28, 2013
$10,000
10 Teams
Europe EU, Online
  [A]
  Liquid
Mar 18 - Apr 21, 2013
$35,000
16 Teams
Poland Poland, Katowice
  Na`Vi
  RoX
Dec 12, 2012 - Apr 10, 2013
$10,000
12 Teams
World World, Online
  Liquid
Feb 11 - Apr 7, 2013
$15,000
16 Teams
Ukraine Ukraine, Kiev
  nth
  Fnc.EU
Nov 26, 2012 - Mar 30, 2013
$20,000
32 Teams
World World, Online
  VP
  Fnc.EU
Dec 24, 2012 - Mar 9, 2013
$41,834
8 Teams
China China, Shanghai
  iG
Oct 3, 2012 - Jan 13, 2013
$6,000
10 Teams
Europe EU, Online
  Empire
  VP

2012[edit]

Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Dec 22 - 23, 2012
$30,000
11 Teams
Malaysia Malaysia, Kuala Lampur
  LGD
  MUFC
Nov 13 - Dec 23, 2012
$15,000
16 Teams
Ukraine Ukraine, Kiev
  Na`Vi
  Empire
Dec 13 - 16, 2012
$17,500
12 Teams
Ukraine Ukraine, Kiev
  Empire
  VP
Dec 8 - 9, 2012
$19,459.62
8 Teams
Sweden Sweden, Stockholm
  Fnc.EU
  nth
Nov 29 - Dec 2, 2012
$33,000
9 Teams
China China, Kunshan
  iG
  DK
Nov 22 - 25, 2012
$30,198
16 Teams
Sweden Sweden, Jönköping
  nth
  EG
Sep 10 - Nov 18, 2012
$10,000
8 Teams
World World, Online
  Empire
  EG
Oct 22 - Nov 18, 2012
$52,879.2
10 Teams
China China, Fuzhou
  LGD
  DK
Nov 2 - 4, 2012
$25,000
8 Teams
France France, Paris
  Na`Vi
Sep 17 - Oct 21, 2012
$15,000
8 Teams
Ukraine Ukraine, Kiev
  Na`Vi
  Empire
Aug 26 - Sep 2, 2012
$1,600,000
16 Teams
USA United States, Seattle
  iG
  Na`Vi
Jun 21 - Aug 12, 2012
$12,291.05
24 Teams
World World, Online
  coL
  mouz
Apr 13 - Aug 5, 2012
$20,000
24 Teams
World World, Online
  PotM
  CLG
May 16 - Jul 15, 2012
$15,000
16 Teams
Ukraine Ukraine, Kiev
  Na`Vi
  mouz
Apr 17 - Jul 8, 2012
$10,000
12 Teams
World World, Online
  Na`Vi
  CLG
Jun 16 - 18, 2012
$28,772
16 Teams
Sweden Sweden, Jönköping
  mTw
  Na`Vi
Mar 12 - Apr 29, 2012
$15,000
16 Teams
Ukraine Ukraine, Kiev
  Na`Vi
  M5
Jan 4 - Mar 11, 2012
$10,000
10 Teams
World World, Online
  Na`Vi
  coL
Nov 5, 2011 - Mar 4, 2012
$13,195.8
24 Teams
Europe EU, Online
  Na`Vi

2011[edit]

Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Dec 8 - 11, 2011
$20,000
16 Teams
Ukraine Ukraine, Kiev
  TR
  Na`Vi
Oct 21 - 25, 2011
$22,000
12 Teams
France France, Paris
  Na`Vi
  EHOME
Aug 17 - 21, 2011
$1,600,000
16 Teams
Germany Germany, Cologne
  Na`Vi
  EHOME