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ESL One Birmingham 2019

[e][h]ESL One Birmingham 2019
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Version:
Type:
Offline
Location:
United Kingdom Birmingham
Dates:
May 28 - Jun 2, 2019
Teams:
12
Format:
Round robin Group Stage
Double-Elimination Playoff
Prize Pool:
$300,000 USD
Liquipedia Tier:
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ESL One returns to Birmingham for ESL One Birmingham 2019, after the first edition in May 2018 was their fastest selling Dota 2 tournament ever.[1] At the end of May 2019, twelve teams from around the world will once again fight it out in the Arena Birmingham for a part of the $300,000 USD prize pool.

Format[edit]

  • Qualifier and invites
    • Twelve Teams:
      • Eight invites
      • One team each from the four regional qualifiers
  • Group Stage
    • Will be played from May 28-30
    • Two groups, six teams each
    • Bo2 round robin
    • Top two teams advance to the Upper Bracket of the playoffs
    • 3rd and 4th placed teams advance to the Lower Bracket
    • Bottom two teams from either group are eliminated
    • Tiebreaker rules apply in order:
      1. Direct points between tied teams
      2. Neustadtl Score (Explanation)
      3. Number of wins overall
      4. Number of wins between tied teams
      5. Time coefficient
      6. Coin toss
  • Playoffs
    • First round of the Upper Bracket will be played on May 30th
    • The rest of the playoffs will be held at the Barclaycard Arena from May 31 to June 2 in front of a live audience
    • Double Elimination
    • Except grand finals, All games are played in Bo3 Series
    • Grand finals is played in a Bo5 Series

Broadcast Talent[edit]

The talent for the English broadcast was announced on May 9, 2019.[2]

  • Desk Host:
  • Stage Host:
    • Philippines Eri (Eri Neeman)
  • Sideline Reporter:
    • Netherlands Sheever (Jorien van der Heijden)
  • Statistician:
  • Off-site Observer:[5]
    • Sweden Skrff (Rikard Holm Melin)

The talent for the Russian broadcast was announced on May 26, 2019.[6][7]

  • Analysts/Commentators:
    • Russia Inmate (Dmitry Filinov)
    • Russia NS (Yaroslav Kuznetsov)
    • Russia Maelstorm (Vladimir Kuzminov)
    • Russia 4ce (Nikita Kotkov)
    • Russia JAM (Alexander Korotkov)
    • Russia Smile (Sergey Antonovich Revin)
    • Russia CrystalMay (Dmitry Korchevinin)
    • Belarus Mila (Mila Alieva)
    • Russia Adekvat (Rustam Mavliutov)
    • Russia Mortalles (Dmitry Arzhylovsky)
    • Russia Eiritel (Daria Morozova)
    • Belarus Lex (Alexey Filippov)
    • Russia LighTofHeaveN (Dmitry Kupriyanov)
    • Russia .Ark (Egor Zhabotinskii)
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Prize Pool[edit]

The prize pool for this tournament is $300,000 USD.[1]

Participating Teams[edit]

Vici Gaming[8]
1China Paparazi灬
2China Ori
3China Yang
4China Fade
5China Dy
CChina rOtk
Ninjas in Pyjamas[9]
1Denmark Ace
2Germany Fata
3Israel 33
4North Macedonia Saksa
5United States ppd
CSweden Pajkatt
PSG.LGD[10]
1China Ame
2China Somnus丶M
3China Chalice
4China fy
5Malaysia xNova
CChina QQQ
OG[11]
1Australia ana
2Finland Topson
3France 7ckngMad
4Finland JerAx
5Denmark N0tail
CFrance Sockshka
Evil Geniuses[13]
1Canada Arteezy
2Pakistan SumaiL
3Sweden s4
4Denmark Cr1t-
5Israel Fly
CUnited States BuLba
1 Virtus.pro withdrew from the event on April 26th.[15] They are replaced by Gambit Esports.[16]
2 Sweden miCKe returns to the playing roster. Greece Madara will continue standing in for the team, this time for Germany qojqva, who will be undergoing a routine surgery.[17]

Group Stage[edit]

Matches[edit]

May 28th[edit]

Series A1[edit]
Series A2[edit]
Series B1[edit]
Series B2[edit]

May 29th[edit]

Series A3[edit]
Series A4[edit]
Series B3[edit]
Series B4[edit]

May 30th[edit]

Series A5[edit]
Series B5[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

 

 

Upper Bracket R1
Vici Gaming
0
May 30, 2019 - 18:30 BST
Nyx Assassin Zeus Wraith King Razor Death Prophet
Shadow Shaman Pangolier Sven Centaur Warrunner Sniper
23m06s
Doom Grimstroke Abaddon Spectre Tiny
Pangolier Batrider Nature's Prophet Lone Druid Pudge
54m01s
PSG.LGD
2
Evil Geniuses
2
May 30, 2019 - 18:30 BST
Earthshaker Visage Puck Lifestealer Shadow Fiend
Ancient Apparition Earth Spirit Wraith King Dark Seer Sniper
47m01s
Dark Seer Nyx Assassin Disruptor Lifestealer Queen of Pain
Ancient Apparition Sand King Batrider Troll Warlord Death Prophet
55m20s
Abaddon Shadow Shaman Doom Juggernaut Alchemist
Nyx Assassin Warlock Batrider Medusa Razor
46m29s
TNC Predator
1
Upper Bracket Finals
PSG.LGD
0
June 1, 2019 - 15:50 BST
Sven Mars Dark Willow Bane Queen of Pain
Dark Seer Spirit Breaker Shadow Demon Lifestealer Leshrac
39m31s
Earthshaker Nature's Prophet Ancient Apparition Storm Spirit Wraith King
Abaddon Shadow Shaman Mars Leshrac Naga Siren
38m07s
Evil Geniuses
2
Lower Bracket R1
Team Liquid
1
May 31, 2019 - 12:00 BST
Earth Spirit Troll Warlord Crystal Maiden Omniknight Leshrac
Bane Lone Druid Winter Wyvern Sand King Queen of Pain
50m33s
Oracle Shadow Shaman Nature's Prophet Morphling Lone Druid
Nyx Assassin Wraith King Jakiro Outworld Devourer Leshrac
29m43s
Sand King Morphling Undying Shadow Shaman Broodmother
Earth Spirit Centaur Warrunner Warlock Troll Warlord Templar Assassin
45m27s
Gambit Esports
2
Team Secret
2
May 31, 2019 - 15:50 BST
Enigma Shadow Shaman Lone Druid Tidehunter Terrorblade
Troll Warlord Earth Spirit Silencer Beastmaster Monkey King
33m35s
Lone Druid Morphling Grimstroke Ogre Magi Mars
Chen Troll Warlord Sand King Phantom Lancer Shadow Shaman
28m52s
OG
0
Lower Bracket R2
Vici Gaming
0
May 31, 2019 - 18:40 BST
Dark Seer Nyx Assassin Crystal Maiden Wraith King Razor
Earth Spirit Sven Bane Templar Assassin Tidehunter
30m58s
Shadow Shaman Disruptor Batrider Monkey King Medusa
Earth Spirit Sven Bane Leshrac Legion Commander
30m25s
Gambit Esports
2
TNC Predator
1
June 1, 2019 - 12:00 BST
Vengeful Spirit Troll Warlord Rubick Magnus Outworld Devourer
Enigma Tidehunter Shadow Shaman Ember Spirit Spectre
38m51s
Sand King Oracle Nature's Prophet Sven Sniper
Earth Spirit Morphling Grimstroke Troll Warlord Omniknight
34m00s
Sven Oracle Nature's Prophet Legion Commander Alchemist
Rubick Templar Assassin Ogre Magi Lifestealer Winter Wyvern
30m01s
Team Secret
2
Lower Bracket R3
Gambit Esports
0
June 1, 2019 - 18:45 BST
Lone Druid Morphling Shadow Shaman Sand King Legion Commander
Warlock Batrider Earthshaker Medusa Sven
31m40s
Earth Spirit Lone Druid Lion Storm Spirit Dark Seer
Enigma Ember Spirit Abaddon Beastmaster Anti-Mage
27m17s
Team Secret
2
Lower Bracket Finals
PSG.LGD
1
June 2, 2019 - 12:00 BST
Pangolier Shadow Shaman Mars Sven Death Prophet
Rubick Ogre Magi Doom Storm Spirit Medusa
33m52s
Rubick Doom Batrider Monkey King Medusa
Chen Sven Earth Spirit Leshrac Venomancer
33m43s
Dark Seer Sven Shadow Demon Leshrac Juggernaut
Warlock Batrider Earthshaker Shadow Fiend Spectre
41m39s
MVPs: xNova, YapzOr, zai
Team Secret
2
Grand Finals
Evil Geniuses
2
June 2, 2019 - 16:00 BST
Enigma Tidehunter Bane Templar Assassin Arc Warden
Rubick Sven Leshrac Undying Storm Spirit
51m52s
Chen Sven Leshrac Grimstroke Doom
Io Gyrocopter Undying Ember Spirit Mars
35m52s
Io Leshrac Ogre Magi Lifestealer Centaur Warrunner
Enigma Death Prophet Shadow Demon Anti-Mage Sand King
41m11s
Ancient Apparition Mars Batrider Storm Spirit Spectre
Io Templar Assassin Abaddon Puck Phantom Assassin
30m42s
Warlock Doom Mars Spectre Death Prophet
Nyx Assassin Dark Seer Shadow Shaman Monkey King Naga Siren
38m45s
Team Secret
3

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Streams[edit]

Others[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "DOTA 2 Is Coming Home: ESL One Birmingham 2019 Confirmed!". esl-one.com. 2018-11-08.
  2. ESLDota2 (2019-05-09). "We're excited to announce our talents for #ESLOne Birmingham!". Twitter. Retrieved 2019-05-09.
  3. KillerPigeon (2019-05-26). "Flying out to @joinDOTA in Germany tomorrow to do the @ESLDota2 C stream". Twitter. Retrieved 2019-05-26.
  4. Nomad (2019-05-28). "In 30 minutes these two handsome gents and myself will be going live from Cologne to cover the @ESLDota2 Birmingham group stages!". Twitter. Retrieved 2019-05-28.
  5. Skrff (2019-05-28). "I'll be 👁📽 at the Cologne secondary stream for #ESLOne Birmingham group stages.". Twitter. Retrieved 2019-05-28.
  6. "ESL One Birmingham 2019 уже на пороге!". vk.com. 2019-05-26.
  7. Dota 2 RuHub (2019-05-27). "Sunlight и Ark присоединятся к нашей команде каста на каналах". vk.com.
  8. ESL Dota 2 (2019-03-27). "Welcome @VICI! 👏". twitter.com.
  9. ESL Dota 2 (2019-03-30). "We're excited to welcome @NiPGaming to #ESLOne Birmingham!". twitter.com.
  10. ESL Dota 2 (2019-04-01). "We're super excited to welcome @LGDgaming to #ESLOne Birmingham!". twitter.com.
  11. ESL Dota 2 (2019-04-02). "Hype!! @OGesports is coming to #ESLOne Birmingham! Time to see them back in action!". twitter.com.
  12. ESL Dota 2 (2019-04-03). "Another incredible team joins us for #ESLOne Birmingham Welcome @TeamLiquid!". twitter.com.
  13. ESL Dota 2 (2019-04-04). "The top teams just keep on coming! @EvilGeniuses will be attending #ESLOne Birmingham!". twitter.com.
  14. ESL Dota 2 (2019-04-05). "They won at Katowice, and now they're after the #ESLOne Birmingham trophy! @teamsecret is our last direct invite! 👏". twitter.com.
  15. virtuspro (2019-04-26). "Unfortunately, our Dota 2 squad will miss ESL One Birmingham 2019.". twitter.com.
  16. ESLDota2 (2019-04-26). "@GambitEsports will take @virtuspro's spot.". twitter.com.
  17. The Alliance (2019-05-03). "GUESS WHO’S B[ACK…"]. facebook.com.