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The Bucharest Minor

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< PGL
[e][h]The Bucharest Minor
League Information
Series:
Bucharest Minor
Dota Pro Circuit Dota Pro Circuit
Organizers:
Type:
Offline
Location:
Romania Bucharest
Venue:
PGL Studios
Format:
GSL Group Stage
Double Elimination Playoffs
Prize Pool:
$300,000 USD
Start Date:
2019-01-09
End Date:
2019-01-13
Game:
Version:
Teams:
8
Pro Circuit Points:
500
Liquipedia Tier:
Pro Circuit Tier:
Links
Chronology

The Bucharest Minor will be the second Minor of the 2018/19 season and PGL's 1st overall Minor. The event will see 8 teams from across the globe competing for $300,000 USD and 500 DPC points for The International 2019. The event will be hosted at Bucharest, Romania, from 9 to 13 January, 2019. The winner of The Bucharest Minor qualifies to the Chongqing Major.

Format[edit]

  • Qualifier[1]
    • 8 teams qualify through regional qualifiers:
    • Two teams each from Europe and China
    • One team each from North America, CIS, Southeast Asia, and South America
  • Group Stage[2]
    • Two groups of four teams each
    • Double-Elimination
    • Top two teams from each group advance to the Upper Bracket of the playoffs
    • Bottom two teams advance to the Lower Bracket of the playoffs
    • All games are Bo3
  • Playoffs[2]
    • Double-Elimination
    • All games are Bo3
    • Bo5 Grand Finals

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

The prize pool for the tournament is $300,000 USD and 500 Pro Circuit points.

Participants[edit]

1 Sweden Pajkatt parted ways with OG on January 3rd, 2019.[4] He is replaced by Russia iLTW.

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
1. Gambit EsportsGambit Esports Gambit Esports 2-0 4-1
2. Keen GamingKeen Gaming Keen Gaming 2-1 4-3
3. Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in Pyjamas Ninjas in Pyjamas 1-2 3-4
4. TEAM TEAMTEAM TEAM TEAM TEAM 0-2 1-4
Matches
Opening Matches
Keen GamingKeen GamingKG
2
1
Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in PyjamasNiP
January 9, 2019 - 10:00 EET
Dazzle
Sven
Jakiro
Faceless Void
Kunkka
21m12s
Monkey King
Abaddon
Terrorblade
Tiny
Keeper of the Light
Tusk
Phantom Assassin
Grimstroke
Doom
Kunkka
26m52s
Slardar
Pugna
Terrorblade
Elder Titan
Lich
Tusk
Dazzle
Jakiro
Faceless Void
Death Prophet
36m28s
Vengeful Spirit
Tidehunter
Rubick
Terrorblade
Elder Titan
Gambit EsportsGambit EsportsGambit
2
1
TEAM TEAMTEAM TEAMTT
January 9, 2019 - 10:00 EET
Io
Gyrocopter
Dazzle
Dragon Knight
Earth Spirit
35m05s
Outworld Destroyer
Phantom Assassin
Dark Seer
Magnus
Lich
Nature's Prophet
Earth Spirit
Medusa
Undying
Timbersaw
22m18s
Monkey King
Phantom Lancer
Tidehunter
Tusk
Keeper of the Light
Dazzle
Medusa
Tusk
Monkey King
Puck
36m55s
Mirana
Anti-Mage
Centaur Warrunner
Phoenix
Bane
Winners Match
Keen GamingKeen GamingKG
0
2
Gambit EsportsGambit EsportsGambit
January 9, 2019 - 13:00 EET
Brewmaster
Sven
Io
Gyrocopter
Queen of Pain
31m57s
Meepo
Razor
Undying
Nature's Prophet
Earth Spirit
Rubick
Brewmaster
Tidehunter
Phantom Assassin
Shadow Fiend
28m58s
Dragon Knight
Anti-Mage
Dark Seer
Earth Spirit
Dazzle
Losers Match
Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in PyjamasNiP
2
0
TEAM TEAMTEAM TEAMTT
January 9, 2019 - 16:00 EET
Io
Gyrocopter
Spirit Breaker
Nature's Prophet
Pugna
39m31s
Tiny
Juggernaut
Disruptor
Tidehunter
Tusk
Io
Gyrocopter
Sven
Enigma
Outworld Destroyer
45m49s
Death Prophet
Juggernaut
Grimstroke
Tidehunter
Tusk
Decider Match
Keen GamingKeen GamingKG
2
0
Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in PyjamasNiP
January 9, 2019 - 18:15 EET
Rubick
Centaur Warrunner
Brewmaster
Weaver
Troll Warlord
34m24s
Razor
Juggernaut
Undying
Nature's Prophet
Earth Spirit
Tusk
Rubick
Troll Warlord
Centaur Warrunner
Death Prophet
52m45s
Batrider
Timbersaw
Witch Doctor
Terrorblade
Beastmaster

Group B[edit]

Group B
1. EHOMEEHOME EHOME 2-0 4-0
2. OGOG OG 2-1 4-2
3. BOOM IDBOOM ID BOOM ID 1-2 2-4
4. Playmakers EsportsPlaymakers Esports Playmakers Esports 0-2 0-4
Matches
Opening Matches
Playmakers EsportsPlaymakers EsportsPMKRS
0
2
EHOMEEHOMEEHOME
January 10, 2019 - 10:00 EET
Dazzle
Dark Seer
Magnus
Troll Warlord
Ember Spirit
23m05s
Lina
Phantom Assassin
Tusk
Jakiro
Tiny
Tusk
Dark Seer
Dragon Knight
Huskar
Chen
33m15s
Pugna
Oracle
Phantom Assassin
Keeper of the Light
Sven
OGOGOG
2
0
BOOM IDBOOM IDBOOM
January 10, 2019 - 10:00 EET
Earth Spirit
Phoenix
Razor
Faceless Void
Sven
35m21s
Lina
Juggernaut
Skywrath Mage
Tusk
Tiny
Lich
Grimstroke
Juggernaut
Magnus
Timbersaw
20m33s
Kunkka
Morphling
Elder Titan
Tiny
Io
Winners Match
EHOMEEHOMEEHOME
2
0
OGOGOG
January 10, 2019 - 12:30 EET
Tiny
Keeper of the Light
Faceless Void
Elder Titan
Timbersaw
44m36s
Vengeful Spirit
Winter Wyvern
Drow Ranger
Beastmaster
Sven
Elder Titan
Tiny
Oracle
Huskar
Rubick
26m21s
Clinkz
Razor
Juggernaut
Grimstroke
Sven
Losers Match
Playmakers EsportsPlaymakers EsportsPMKRS
0
2
BOOM IDBOOM IDBOOM
January 10, 2019 - 15:00 EET
Medusa
Skywrath Mage
Elder Titan
Sven
Timbersaw
37m49s
Monkey King
Templar Assassin
Dazzle
Dark Seer
Earth Spirit
Dark Seer
Rubick
Morphling
Brewmaster
Jakiro
21m06s
Lycan
Grimstroke
Troll Warlord
Centaur Warrunner
Oracle
Decider Match
OGOGOG
2
0
BOOM IDBOOM IDBOOM
January 10, 2019 - 17:00 EET
Dazzle
Chen
Troll Warlord
Gyrocopter
Dragon Knight
38m39s
Timbersaw
Faceless Void
Mirana
Beastmaster
Tusk
Earth Spirit
Troll Warlord
Enchantress
Pugna
Phantom Lancer
22m12s
Kunkka
Morphling
Phoenix
Dazzle
Beastmaster

Playoffs[edit]

Upper Bracket Semifinals
Upper Bracket Semifinals
UB Semifinals
UBSF
Upper Bracket Final
Upper Bracket Final
UB Final
UBF
Grand Final
Grand Final
Final
GF
EHOMEEHOMEEHOME
2
Keen GamingKeen GamingKG
0
January 11, 2019 - 10:00 EET
Beastmaster
Medusa
Lion
Undying
Queen of Pain
26m05s
Razor
Troll Warlord
Lich
Earth Spirit
Dazzle
Tiny
Oracle
Clinkz
Tidehunter
Drow Ranger
31m15s
Outworld Destroyer
Death Prophet
Faceless Void
Earth Spirit
Dazzle
Gambit EsportsGambit EsportsGambit
2
OGOGOG
0
January 11, 2019 - 12:20 EET
Earth Spirit
Medusa
Lich
Tidehunter
Shadow Fiend
29m35s
Huskar
Sven
Grimstroke
Razor
Dazzle
Undying
Visage
Crystal Maiden
Underlord
Queen of Pain
18m27s
Razor
Dark Seer
Witch Doctor
Phantom Lancer
Earth Spirit
EHOMEEHOMEEHOME
2
Gambit EsportsGambit EsportsGambit
0
January 12, 2019 - 17:15 EET
Oracle
Elder Titan
Beastmaster
Terrorblade
Sniper
72m25s
Outworld Destroyer
Underlord
Tusk
Medusa
Dazzle
Beastmaster
Lion
Tusk
Kunkka
Anti-Mage
41m11s
Dragon Knight
Gyrocopter
Io
Tidehunter
Keeper of the Light
Lower Bracket Round 1
Lower Bracket Round 1
LB Round 1
LBR1
Lower Bracket Quarterfinals
Lower Bracket Quarterfinals
LB Quarterfinals
LBQF
Lower Bracket Semifinal
Lower Bracket Semifinal
LB Semifinal
LBSF
Lower Bracket Final
Lower Bracket Final
LB Final
LBF
BOOM IDBOOM IDBOOM
1
TEAM TEAMTEAM TEAMTT
2
January 11, 2019 - 14:15 EET
Grimstroke
Tiny
Brewmaster
Slark
Pugna
49m21s
Ursa
Centaur Warrunner
Bane
Medusa
Earth Spirit
Lich
Centaur Warrunner
Juggernaut
Skywrath Mage
Lina
33m02s
Death Prophet
Troll Warlord
Brewmaster
Dark Seer
Earth Spirit
Earth Spirit
Dazzle
Troll Warlord
Centaur Warrunner
Phantom Lancer
37m42s
Pugna
Terrorblade
Batrider
Tusk
Lich
Keen GamingKeen GamingKG
2
TEAM TEAMTEAM TEAMTT
1
January 12, 2019 - 10:00 EET
Beastmaster
Rubick
Jakiro
Phantom Assassin
Sniper
37m20s
Sven
Troll Warlord
Keeper of the Light
Medusa
Lich
Keeper of the Light
Medusa
Lion
Earthshaker
Weaver
37m53s
Tiny
Sniper
Nyx Assassin
Anti-Mage
Lich
Lich
Grimstroke
Tiny
Phantom Assassin
Razor
23m23s
Lifestealer
Batrider
Oracle
Medusa
Tusk
Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in PyjamasNiP
2
Playmakers EsportsPlaymakers EsportsPMKRS
0
January 11, 2019 - 18:00 EET
Dazzle
Tusk
Troll Warlord
Tiny
Brewmaster
33m51s
Morphling
Pugna
Winter Wyvern
Centaur Warrunner
Rubick
Tusk
Lich
Visage
Slardar
Outworld Destroyer
24m05s
Slark
Timbersaw
Jakiro
Grimstroke
Tiny
OGOGOG
1
Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in PyjamasNiP
2
January 12, 2019 - 13:00 EET
Undying
Earth Spirit
Phantom Assassin
Magnus
Invoker
24m45s
Bane
Pugna
Dark Seer
Tusk
Medusa
Io
Oracle
Luna
Tidehunter
Monkey King
33m09s
Outworld Destroyer
Centaur Warrunner
Medusa
Lich
Grimstroke
Nature's Prophet
Lich
Chen
Gyrocopter
Rubick
36m25s
Sven
Puck
Weaver
Beastmaster
Elder Titan
Keen GamingKeen GamingKG
2
Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in PyjamasNiP
0
January 12, 2019 - 20:15 EET
Tusk
Rubick
Centaur Warrunner
Clinkz
Outworld Destroyer
36m58s
Arc Warden
Tidehunter
Grimstroke
Undying
Visage
Beastmaster
Rubick
Brewmaster
Weaver
Razor
38m46s
Puck
Dragon Knight
Troll Warlord
Chen
Earth Spirit
Gambit EsportsGambit EsportsGambit
2
Keen GamingKeen GamingKG
0
January 13, 2019 - 11:00 EET
Keeper of the Light
Tiny
Anti-Mage
Tidehunter
Kunkka
28m14s
Lina
Undying
Phantom Assassin
Rubick
Centaur Warrunner
Io
Anti-Mage
Undying
Kunkka
Centaur Warrunner
71m28s
Timbersaw
Jakiro
Tiny
Winter Wyvern
Faceless Void
EHOMEEHOMEEHOME
3
Gambit EsportsGambit EsportsGambit
1
January 13, 2019 - 14:40 EET
Sven
Keeper of the Light
Pugna
Kunkka
Huskar
43m12s
Tidehunter
Phantom Lancer
Dark Seer
Dazzle
Tusk
Keeper of the Light
Sven
Io
Magnus
Legion Commander
43m00s
Razor
Anti-Mage
Lich
Tiny
Nature's Prophet
Tusk
Jakiro
Tidehunter
Luna
Shadow Fiend
32m17s
Death Prophet
Meepo
Faceless Void
Lich
Elder Titan
Tiny
Chen
Phantom Assassin
Underlord
Leshrac
28m35s
Phoenix
Tidehunter
Terrorblade
Beastmaster
Keeper of the Light

Additional Content[edit]

Streams[edit]

Team Intros[edit]

Videos[edit]

Highlights[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

Recap[edit]

Interviews[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

Additional Data[edit]

Statistics[edit]

PicksRadiant SideDire Side
HeroWLWR%TWLWRWLWRDetails
1Tusk Tusk21101147.62%44.68%95455.56%125741.67%
Tusk Tusk Detailed Statistics
Played By Teams
TeamWLWR
1TEAM TEAMTEAM TEAM TT51420.00%
2Keen GamingKeen Gaming KG43175.00%
3EHOMEEHOME EHOME330100.00%
4Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in Pyjamas NiP32166.67%
5Gambit EsportsGambit Esports Gambit31233.33%
Played With
HeroWLWR
1Dazzle Dazzle53260.00%
2Tidehunter Tidehunter51420.00%
3Tiny Tiny42250.00%
4Medusa Medusa41325.00%
5Jakiro Jakiro330100.00%
Played Against
HeroWLWR
1Pugna Pugna51420.00%
2Elder Titan Elder Titan42250.00%
3Terrorblade Terrorblade42250.00%
4Earth Spirit Earth Spirit41325.00%
5Gyrocopter Gyrocopter41325.00%
2Tiny Tiny1710758.82%36.17%96366.67%84450.00%
Tiny Tiny Detailed Statistics
Played By Teams
TeamWLWR
1EHOMEEHOME EHOME550100.00%
2BOOM IDBOOM ID BOOM3030.00%
3Gambit EsportsGambit Esports Gambit220100.00%
4Keen GamingKeen Gaming KG21150.00%
5Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in Pyjamas NiP21150.00%
Played With
HeroWLWR
1Tusk Tusk42250.00%
2Anti-Mage Anti-Mage330100.00%
3Lich Lich330100.00%
4Phantom Assassin Phantom Assassin330100.00%
5Elder Titan Elder Titan32166.67%
Played Against
HeroWLWR
1Sven Sven53260.00%
2Centaur Warrunner Centaur Warrunner42250.00%
3Keeper of the Light Keeper of the Light330100.00%
4Dazzle Dazzle32166.67%
5Magnus Magnus32166.67%
3Earth Spirit Earth Spirit179852.94%36.17%95455.56%84450.00%
Earth Spirit Earth Spirit Detailed Statistics
Played By Teams
TeamWLWR
1Gambit EsportsGambit Esports Gambit54180.00%
2OGOG OG43175.00%
3BOOM IDBOOM ID BOOM21150.00%
4TEAM TEAMTEAM TEAM TT21150.00%
5Keen GamingKeen Gaming KG2020.00%
Played With
HeroWLWR
1Dazzle Dazzle62433.33%
2Razor Razor52340.00%
3Troll Warlord Troll Warlord51420.00%
4Undying Undying43175.00%
5Dark Seer Dark Seer42250.00%
Played Against
HeroWLWR
1Brewmaster Brewmaster53260.00%
2Tusk Tusk43175.00%
3Sven Sven330100.00%
4Medusa Medusa32166.67%
5Pugna Pugna32166.67%
4Dazzle Dazzle167943.75%34.04%116554.55%51420.00%
Dazzle Dazzle Detailed Statistics
Played By Teams
TeamWLWR
1Gambit EsportsGambit Esports Gambit52340.00%
2Keen GamingKeen Gaming KG42250.00%
3BOOM IDBOOM ID BOOM31233.33%
4OGOG OG21150.00%
5Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in Pyjamas NiP110100.00%
Played With
HeroWLWR
1Earth Spirit Earth Spirit62433.33%
2Tusk Tusk53260.00%
3Troll Warlord Troll Warlord52340.00%
4Dark Seer Dark Seer42250.00%
5Dragon Knight Dragon Knight32166.67%
Played Against
HeroWLWR
1Terrorblade Terrorblade42250.00%
2Tidehunter Tidehunter42250.00%
3Pugna Pugna41325.00%
4Rubick Rubick330100.00%
5Elder Titan Elder Titan32166.67%
5Lich Lich1511473.33%31.91%85362.50%76185.71%
Lich Lich Detailed Statistics
Played By Teams
TeamWLWR
1TEAM TEAMTEAM TEAM TT43175.00%
2Ninjas in PyjamasNinjas in Pyjamas NiP330100.00%
3Gambit EsportsGambit Esports Gambit32166.67%
4Keen GamingKeen Gaming KG21150.00%
5OGOG OG21150.00%
Played With
HeroWLWR
1Grimstroke Grimstroke330100.00%
2Outworld Destroyer Outworld Destroyer330100.00%
3Tiny Tiny330100.00%
4Medusa Medusa32166.67%
5Razor Razor32166.67%
Played Against
HeroWLWR
1Io Io440100.00%
2Dazzle Dazzle330100.00%
3Earth Spirit Earth Spirit330100.00%
4Grimstroke Grimstroke330100.00%
5Medusa Medusa32166.67%
47 games played25W - 22L (53.19%)22W - 25L (46.81%)
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Country Representation[edit]

#Country / RegionRepresentationPlayers
1China China10 / 40 (25%)ASD, Dark, eGo, Faith_bian, kaka, old chicken, old eLeVeN, y`, , 天命
2United States United States6 / 40 (15%)Brax, ixmike88, Newsham, Peterpandam, Ryoya, Sammyboy
3Indonesia Indonesia5 / 40 (13%)_Mikoto_, Fbz, Fervian, Jhocam, Khezcute
3Peru Peru5 / 40 (13%)Accel, Faker-, Kõtarõ, StingeR, Sword
3Russia Russia5 / 40 (13%)Afoninje, Daxak, iLTW, Immersion, Old_AkyJlbi4
6Denmark Denmark2 / 40 (5%)Ace, N0tail
6Finland Finland2 / 40 (5%)JerAx, Topson
8Belarus Belarus1 / 40 (3%)Fng
8France France1 / 40 (3%)Ceb
8Germany Germany1 / 40 (3%)Fata
8Israel Israel1 / 40 (3%)33
8North Macedonia North Macedonia1 / 40 (3%)Saksa

References[edit]

  1. PGL Esports (23 October 2018). "The Bucharest Minor". PGL.
  2. 2.0 2.1 dotasltv (07 January 2019). "The Bucharest Minor format". twitter.
  3. PGL Esports (04 January 2019). "We will have some special guests next week here, at The Bucharest Minor". twitter.
  4. OGDota2 (3 January 2019). "Thank you Pajkatt !". Facebook. Retrieved 3 January 2019.