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ESL ANZ Championship - Season 2

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[e][h]ESL ANZ Championship - Season 2
League Information
Series:
ESL ANZ Championship
Organizer:
Type:
Offline
Location:
Australia Brisbane
Format:
Single elimination
Prize Pool:
$10,000 AUD
(≃ $7,228 USD)
Start Date:
2018-10-11
End Date:
2018-11-11
Version:
Teams:
4
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Chronology

On the July 10th, it was unveiled that the Dota 2 ESL ANZ Championship would return for its second season. The renewed season shows a longer format with an additional league stage within the tournament, following the open qualifiers. With Athletico Esports and Natural 9 being automatically invited, the open qualifiers would take place on the 22nd July and its next three consecutive Sundays to determine the four teams for the league format.

In the league stage of the tournament that is starting on the 20th August and ending on the 25th September, the top four teams from the league qualify to the main event at an offline location.[1]

On the 18th September, it was revealed that the Dota 2 Main Event will take place during Supernova Brisbane at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre.[2]

Format[edit]

  • Top four teams from the league play in LAN Finals
  • Single Elimination format with all games Bo3

Broadcast Talent[edit]

The broadcast talent for the ESL Season 2 Championship Finals was unveiled on the 2nd November.[3]

  • Commentator/Analyst:
  • Commentator:

Prizepool[edit]

$10,000 AUD (≃ $7,228 USD) are spread among the participants as seen below:

Participants[edit]

Results[edit]

Semifinals
Athletico EsportsAthletico Esports Athletico Esports
2
October 10, 2018 - 17:00 AEDT
Winter Wyvern Weaver Elder Titan Ursa Alchemist
Ogre Magi Terrorblade Centaur Warrunner Silencer Mirana
36m49s
Necrophos Disruptor Mirana Earth Spirit Invoker
Weaver Ogre Magi Ursa Wraith King Alchemist
39m16s
Default
The semi-finals are online due to logistical reasons and IClen forfeited the third game.
iCleniClen iClen
1
Natural 9Natural 9 Natural 9
W
KSYKSY KSY
F
Grand Final
Athletico EsportsAthletico Esports Athletico Esports
0
November 11, 2018 - 10:00 AEST
Necrophos Silencer Clockwerk Queen of Pain Pangolier
Enigma Dazzle Brewmaster Invoker Anti-Mage
50m26s
Brewmaster Enigma Silencer Ursa Dragon Knight
Phoenix Faceless Void Tiny Jakiro Mirana
39m10s
Natural 9Natural 9 Natural 9
2

Additional Content[edit]

Streams[edit]

References[edit]

  1. "NEW SEASON, NEW FORMAT! SEASON 2 ANNOUNCEMENT FOR DOTA 2!". ESL Australia. 2018-07-10. Retrieved 2018-07-10.
  2. ESL Australia (2018-09-18). "ESL Season 2 Brisbane". twitter.com. Retrieved 2018-09-18.
  3. ESL Australia (2018-11-02). "Talent ESLAUNZ Champs Season 2". twitter.com. Retrieved 2018-11-02.