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The Bucharest Major

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[e][h]The Bucharest Major
League Information
Series:
BucharestMajorBucharestMajor BucharestMajor
Dota Pro CircuitDota Pro Circuit Dota Pro Circuit
Organizers:
Type:
Offline
Location:
Romania Bucharest
Format:
Swiss-system Group Stage; SE Playoffs
Prize pool:
$1,000,000 USD
Start Date:
2018-03-04
End Date:
2018-03-11
Version:
Teams:
16
Pro Circuit Points:
1,500
Liquipedia tier:
Pro Circuit Tier:
Links

The Bucharest Major will be PGL's fourth Major and their second tournament of Valve's Dota Pro Circuit. The event will be held in March 2018 at the Polyvalent Hall in Bucharest, Romania, where sixteen teams will compete for their chance at the $1,000,000 USD prize pool and 1,500 DPC points.[1]

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage
    • Sixteen teams play in a 5-round Swiss-system format.
    • All matches are played in a Bo1.
    • The top eight placed teams advance to the playoffs.
  • Playoffs
    • The teams are seeded into a single-elimination bracket.
    • All matches are played in a Bo3, with a Bo5 finals.

Broadcast Talent[edit]

The talent for the English broadcast was announced on February 2, 2018.[2][3]

  • Host:
  • Observers:
    • Sweden Skrff (Rikard Holm Melin)
    • Sweden Weppas (Johan Westberg)

The talent for the Russian broadcast was announced on March 3, 2018.[4]

  • Commentators:
    • Russia Maelstorm (Vladimir Kuzminov)
    • Russia 4ce (Nikita Kotkov)
    • Russia Lum1Sit (George Andropov)
    • Russia JAM (Alexander Korotkov)

Prize Pool[edit]

The prize pool for the finals is $1,000,000 USD and 1,500 Pro Circuit Points.

Participating Teams[edit]

Newbee[1]
1China Moogy
2China Sccc
3Australia kpii
4China Kaka
5China Faith
1 Romania w33 will be standing in for paiN Gaming.[6]
2 TNC Pro Team renamed to TNC Predator on January 15th.[7]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

#TeamMatchesRound 1Round 2Round 3Round 4Round 5
1VGJ.ThunderVGJ.Thunder VGJ.Thunder3 - 0Vici GamingVici GamingTeam SecretTeam SecretTNC PredatorTNC Predator
1Evil GeniusesEvil Geniuses Evil Geniuses3 - 0paiN GamingpaiN GamingTeam LiquidTeam LiquidNewbeeNewbee
3NewbeeNewbee Newbee3 - 1Vega SquadronVega SquadronOGOGEvil GeniusesEvil GeniusescompLexity GamingcompLexity Gaming
3Virtus.proVirtus.pro Virtus.pro3 - 1OpTic GamingOpTic GamingLGD.Forever YoungLGD.Forever YoungNatus VincereNatus VincereTNC PredatorTNC Predator
3Team SecretTeam Secret Team Secret3 - 1compLexity GamingcompLexity GamingVGJ.ThunderVGJ.ThunderpaiN GamingpaiN GamingOpTic GamingOpTic Gaming
6Team LiquidTeam Liquid Team Liquid3 - 2LGD.Forever YoungLGD.Forever YoungEvil GeniusesEvil GeniusescompLexity GamingcompLexity GamingVici GamingVici GamingOGOG
6OpTic GamingOpTic Gaming OpTic Gaming3 - 2Virtus.proVirtus.proTNC PredatorTNC PredatorOGOGTeam SecretTeam SecretcompLexity GamingcompLexity Gaming
6TNC PredatorTNC Predator TNC Predator3 - 2MineskiMineskiOpTic GamingOpTic GamingVGJ.ThunderVGJ.ThunderVirtus.proVirtus.proNatus VincereNatus Vincere
9Natus VincereNatus Vincere Natus Vincere2 - 3OGOGVega SquadronVega SquadronVirtus.proVirtus.propaiN GamingpaiN GamingTNC PredatorTNC Predator
9compLexity GamingcompLexity Gaming compLexity Gaming2 - 3Team SecretTeam SecretMineskiMineskiTeam LiquidTeam LiquidNewbeeNewbeeOpTic GamingOpTic Gaming
9OGOG OG2 - 3Natus VincereNatus VincereNewbeeNewbeeOpTic GamingOpTic GamingMineskiMineskiTeam LiquidTeam Liquid
12Vici GamingVici Gaming Vici Gaming1 - 3VGJ.ThunderVGJ.ThunderpaiN GamingpaiN GamingLGD.Forever YoungLGD.Forever YoungTeam LiquidTeam Liquid
12paiN GamingpaiN Gaming paiN Gaming1 - 3Evil GeniusesEvil GeniusesVici GamingVici GamingTeam SecretTeam SecretNatus VincereNatus Vincere
12MineskiMineski Mineski1 - 3TNC PredatorTNC PredatorcompLexity GamingcompLexity GamingVega SquadronVega SquadronOGOG
15LGD.Forever YoungLGD.Forever Young LGD.Forever Young0 - 3Team LiquidTeam LiquidVirtus.proVirtus.proVici GamingVici Gaming
15Vega SquadronVega Squadron Vega Squadron0 - 3NewbeeNewbeeNatus VincereNatus VincereMineskiMineski
  • For detailed match results, click HERE.


Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals
VGJ.ThunderVGJ.Thunder VGJ.Thunder
2
9 March 2018 - 11:00 EET
Tusk Bane Tiny Medusa Legion Commander
Sand King Disruptor Batrider Gyrocopter Outworld Destroyer
40m49s
Tusk Shadow Fiend Rubick Tidehunter Weaver
Sand King Disruptor Batrider Mirana Outworld Destroyer
49m31s
Witch Doctor Earth Spirit Brewmaster Luna Viper
Omniknight Gyrocopter Earthshaker Rubick Shadow Fiend
32m53s
TNC PredatorTNC Predator TNC Predator
1
NewbeeNewbee Newbee
2
9 March 2018 - 15:00 EET
Naga Siren Witch Doctor Viper Underlord Luna
Disruptor Gyrocopter Earthshaker Tiny Phoenix
41m29s
Disruptor Brewmaster Earth Spirit Death Prophet Luna
Gyrocopter Razor Skywrath Mage Wraith King Tidehunter
32m35s
Team SecretTeam Secret Team Secret
0
Evil GeniusesEvil Geniuses Evil Geniuses
1
9 March 2018 - 18:00 EET
Elder Titan Pugna Bounty Hunter Abaddon Juggernaut
Earth Spirit Dragon Knight Dark Willow Venomancer Anti-Mage
35m34s
Chen Viper Tusk Lifestealer Ember Spirit
Keeper of the Light Bristleback Dark Willow Lone Druid Timbersaw
32m27s
Beastmaster Keeper of the Light Lion Broodmother Razor
Elder Titan Bane Venomancer Lifestealer Omniknight
41m22s
Team LiquidTeam Liquid Team Liquid
2
Virtus.proVirtus.pro Virtus.pro
2
10 March 2018 - 11:00 EET
Omniknight Terrorblade Disruptor Gyrocopter Elder Titan
Bane Death Prophet Io Legion Commander Troll Warlord
41m04s
Gyrocopter Chen Rubick Naga Siren Juggernaut
Witch Doctor Death Prophet Tusk Lifestealer Puck
26m17s
OpTic GamingOpTic Gaming OpTic Gaming
0
Semifinals
VGJ.ThunderVGJ.Thunder VGJ.Thunder
2
10 March 2018 - 13:30 EET
Disruptor Brewmaster Luna Bounty Hunter Shadow Fiend
Omniknight Razor Rubick Chen Templar Assassin
33m25s
Disruptor Lycan Earth Spirit Omniknight Shadow Fiend
Gyrocopter Brewmaster Winter Wyvern Sand King Templar Assassin
38m17s
NewbeeNewbee Newbee
0
Team LiquidTeam Liquid Team Liquid
1
10 March 2018 - 16:15 EET
Dragon Knight Elder Titan Oracle Lycan Invoker
Sand King Ancient Apparition Doom Terrorblade Tiny
37m46s
Ancient Apparition Venomancer Earth Spirit Tidehunter Phantom Lancer
Sand King Disruptor Naga Siren Luna Queen of Pain
24m02s
Earth Spirit Venomancer Warlock Tidehunter Huskar
Sand King Terrorblade Oracle Death Prophet Underlord
35m42s
Virtus.proVirtus.pro Virtus.pro
2
Grand Final
VGJ.ThunderVGJ.Thunder VGJ.Thunder
0
11 March 2018 - 14:00 EET
Bane Elder Titan Brewmaster Luna Phantom Lancer
Gyrocopter Disruptor Tiny Juggernaut Tusk
26m59s
Disruptor Terrorblade Elder Titan Dragon Knight Pugna
Death Prophet Naga Siren Lion Enchantress Morphling
29m10s
Death Prophet Disruptor Tusk Batrider Luna
Tiny Ancient Apparition Earth Spirit Centaur Warrunner Broodmother
31m43s
Virtus.proVirtus.pro Virtus.pro
3

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