Tier 1 Tournaments

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Tier 1 Tournaments offer an outstanding prize pool, are almost exclusively played offline, and feature the best teams from all over the world. They are commonly held by well-established franchises and are considered especially prestigious amongst the community.
Highlighted tournaments are special Dota Major Championships events which are sponsored by Valve.


Tournaments[edit]

2020[edit]

S   Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Nov 12 - Dec 13, 2020
$500,000
10 teams
Europe Europe
CIS
 & CIS
  TBD
  TBD
Oct 05 - Nov 01, 2020
$400,000
16 teams
Europe Europe
CIS
 & CIS
Aug 14 - Sep 06, 2020
$500,000
12 teams
Europe Europe
CIS
 & CIS
  OG
Jun 20 - 28, 2020
$1,000,000
16 teams
Singapore Singapore
Cancelled
May 02 - 10, 2020
$1,000,000
16 teams
Russia Moscow, Russia
Cancelled
Mar 15 - 22, 2020
$1,000,000
16 teams
United States Los Angeles, USA
Cancelled
Jan 18 - 26, 2020
$1,000,000
16 teams
Germany Leipzig, Germany
  EG

2019[edit]

S   Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Dec 17 - 22, 2019
$500,000
12 teams
Singapore Singapore
  VG
  EG
Nov 16 - 24, 2019
$1,000,000
16 teams
China Chengdu, China
  TNC
  VG
Aug 15 - 25, 2019
$34,330,068
18 teams
China Shanghai, China
  OG
Jun 22 - 30, 2019
$1,000,000
16 teams
Russia Moscow, Russia
  VG
May 04 - 12, 2019
$1,000,000
16 teams
France Paris, France
Mar 14 - 24, 2019
$1,000,000
16 teams
Sweden Stockholm, Sweden
  VG
  VP
Mar 07 - 10, 2019
$890,000
24 teams
China Chongqing, China
  TNC
  KG
Jan 19 - 27, 2019
$1,000,000
16 teams
China Chongqing, China
  VP

2018[edit]

S   Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Nov 09 - 18, 2018
$1,000,000
16 teams
Malaysia Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  VP
Aug 15 - 25, 2018
$25,532,177
18 teams
Canada Vancouver, Canada
  OG
Jun 02 - 10, 2018
$1,500,000
16 teams
China Shanghai, China
  VP
May 23 - 27, 2018
$1,000,000
12 teams
United Kingdom Birmingham, United Kingdom
  VP
May 14 - 20, 2018
$1,000,000
12 teams
China Changsha, China
Apr 27 - May 06, 2018
$1,000,000
12 teams
Russia Moscow, Russia
Mar 29 - Apr 07, 2018
$1,000,000
16 teams
China Shanghai, China
  Mski
  LGD
Mar 13 - 18, 2018
$1,500,000
30 teams
China Haikou, China
  RUS
  paiN
Mar 04 - 11, 2018
$1,000,000
16 teams
Romania Bucharest, Romania
  VP
Feb 20 - 25, 2018
$1,000,000
16 teams
Poland Katowice, Poland
  VP
  VG
Jan 19 - 21, 2018
$500,000
8 teams
Philippines Ciudad de Victoria, Philippines
  EG

2017[edit]

S   Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Dec 01 - 03, 2017
$1,000,000
8 teams
Sweden Jönköping, Sweden
Oct 26 - 29, 2017
$1,000,000
8 teams
Germany Hamburg, Germany
  VP
Aug 02 - 12, 2017
$24,787,916
18 teams
United States Seattle, United States
Jul 05 - 09, 2017
$250,000
8 teams
China Wuhan, China
  LGD
  LFY
Jun 15 - 18, 2017
$150,000
8 teams
China Shenzhen, China
  ODD
Jun 14 - 18, 2017
$100,000
8 teams
United States Los Angeles, United States
  VP
Jun 04 - 11, 2017
$500,000
10 teams
Russia Moscow, Russia
  EG
May 30 - Jun 03, 2017
$100,000
8 teams
Taiwan Taipei, Taiwan
  NP
May 25 - 28, 2017
$250,000
8 teams
Philippines Manila, Philippines
  EG
May 18 - 21, 2017
$100,000
8 teams
China Shanghai, China
  TNC
Apr 24 - 30, 2017
$3,000,000
16 teams
Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine
  OG
  VP
Mar 27 - Apr 04, 2017
$611,997
12 teams
China Shanghai, China
  iG
  OG
Feb 23 - 26, 2017
$300,000
8 teams
China Shanghai, China
  VGJ
Jan 20 - 22, 2017
$139,860
8 teams
Croatia Split, Croatia
  EG
  OG
Jan 12 - 15, 2017
$1,500,000
24 teams
China Changzhou, China
  TNC
  C9
Jan 06 - 08, 2017
$250,000
8 teams
Malaysia Genting Highlands, Malaysia
  DC

2016[edit]

S   Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Dec 14 - 16, 2016
$589,252
10 teams
China Yinchuan, China
  iG.V
  VG
Dec 03 - 10, 2016
$3,000,000
16 teams
United States Boston, United States
  OG
  AF
Nov 16 - 20, 2016
$100,000
8 teams
United States Los Angeles, United States
  VP
  OG
Nov 10 - 13, 2016
$100,000
8 teams
Canada Montreal, Canada
  NP
Sep 28 - Oct 02, 2016
$250,000
8 teams
China Xiamen, China
  EG
Aug 02 - 13, 2016
$20,770,460
16 teams
United States Seattle, United States
  DC
Jul 21 - 24, 2016
$300,000
8 teams
United States Los Angeles, United States
Jul 13 - 17, 2016
$101,044
8 teams
United States Los Angeles, United States
  OG
Jul 06 - 10, 2016
$201,270
8 teams
China Shanghai, China
Jun 17 - 19, 2016
$314,545
8 teams
Germany Frankfurt, Germany
  OG
Jun 03 - 12, 2016
$3,000,000
16 teams
Philippines Manila, Philippines
  OG
May 09 - 15, 2016
$500,000
10 teams
Russia Moscow, Russia
Apr 28 - May 01, 2016
$208,239
8 teams
Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine
  Vega
Apr 22 - 24, 2016
$250,000
8 teams
Philippines Manila, Philippines
Apr 14 - 17, 2016
$100,000
8 teams
Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine
  VG.R
Mar 19 - 20, 2016
$195,274
8 teams
Croatia Split, Croatia
  EG
Feb 25 - Mar 06, 2016
$3,000,000
16 teams
China Shanghai, China
Jan 27 - 31, 2016
$277,668
10 teams
China Wuxi, China
  EG
Jan 13 - 17, 2016
$302,227
12 teams
Belarus Minsk, Belarus
  [A]
  EG

2015[edit]

S   Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Dec 17 - 20, 2015
$663,275
16 teams
China Yinchuan, China
  [A]
  LGD
Dec 09 - 13, 2015
$114,866
8 teams
United States Los Angeles, United States
  EG
  VP
Nov 30 - Dec 06, 2015
$280,000
6 teams
Russia Moscow, Russia
Lithuania
 & Vilnius, Lithuania
  4C&L
Nov 13 - 21, 2015
$3,000,000
16 teams
Germany Frankfurt, Germany
  OG
Oct 26 - Nov 01, 2015
$220,183
10 teams
Singapore Singapore
  VG
Oct 16 - 18, 2015
$284,954
8 teams
United States New Orleans, United States
  EG
Oct 03 - 04, 2015
$286,622
8 teams
United States New York, United States
  Vega
Jul 27 - Aug 08, 2015
$18,429,613
16 teams
United States Seattle, United States
  EG
  CDEC
Jan 21 - Jul 12, 2015
$265,378
12 teams
Europe Europe
  EG
  C9
Nov 28, 2014 - Jul 05, 2015
$64,000
8 teams
Europe Europe
  VP
Jun 18 - 21, 2015
$296,203
8 teams
Germany Frankfurt, Germany
  EG
May 04 - Jun 15, 2015
$149,582
8 teams
Sweden Jönköping, Sweden
  VP
Jun 05 - 07, 2015
$167,248
8 teams
United States Austin, United States
  NiP
  [A]
Jun 03 - 07, 2015
$241,815
10 teams
China Shanghai, China
Apr 06 - May 23, 2015
$426,720
8 teams
China Shanghai, China
  LGD
  VG
May 13 - 17, 2015
$271,685
8 teams
United States Los Angeles, United States
  EG
May 09 - 10, 2015
$79,504
4 teams
Germany Berlin, Germany
  VG
Mar 09 - Apr 26, 2015
$150,000
8 teams
Romania Bucharest, Romania
  VG
  iG
Apr 10 - 12, 2015
$86,461
6 teams
United States Columbus, United States
  EG
Jan 29 - Feb 09, 2015
$3,057,519
16 teams
China Shanghai, China
  EG
  VG
Jan 15 - 18, 2015
$86,521
8 teams
Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine
Nov 17, 2014 - Jan 10, 2015
$129,220
8 teams
China Shanghai, China
  LGD
  HGT
Jan 05 - 06, 2015
$58,397
4 teams
United States Las Vegas, United States
  Lv

2014[edit]

S   Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Sep 25 - Dec 23, 2014
$80,589
16 teams
Europe Europe
Oct 31 - Dec 21, 2014
$276,742
8 teams
Europe Europe
  VP
Dec 03 - 07, 2014
$310,912
6 teams
United States Los Angeles, United States
  VG
  C9
Oct 06 - Nov 29, 2014
$115,560
16 teams
Sweden Jönköping, Sweden
  EG
  C9
Oct 31 - Nov 02, 2014
$76,235
4 teams
Romania Bucharest, Romania
  TT
Oct 30 - Nov 02, 2014
$60,293
8 teams
China Kunshan, China
  Lv
  LGD
Aug 26 - Oct 29, 2014
$75,575
4 teams
Russia Moscow, Russia
Oct 23 - 26, 2014
$233,980
8 teams
Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine
  EG
Oct 09 - 10, 2014
$141,010
8 teams
United States New York, United States
  VG
  EG
Oct 02 - 05, 2014
$468,176
8 teams
China Yinchuan, China
  C9
Aug 11 - Sep 28, 2014
$311,655
8 teams
China Shanghai, China
  VG
  OB
Sep 05 - 07, 2014
$166,942
8 teams
China Hangzhou, China
  EG
  C9
Jul 08 - 21, 2014
$10,923,977
19 teams
United States Seattle, United States
  VG
Jun 28 - 29, 2014
$210,900
8 teams
Germany Frankfurt, Germany
  iG
  EG
Apr 25 - Jun 25, 2014
$67,835
12 teams
Europe Europe
Apr 01 - Jun 24, 2014
$68,517
8 teams
World World
  EG
Mar 03 - Jun 16, 2014
$265,257
12 teams
Sweden Jönköping, Sweden
  [A]
  C9
Jun 05 - 08, 2014
$132,350
6 teams
United States Los Angeles, United States
  EG
  DK
May 26 - Jun 02, 2014
$244,885
8 teams
China Shanghai, China
  iG
  DK
May 24 - 25, 2014
$24,047
6 teams
China Jiangyin, China
  LGD
Mar 28 - May 18, 2014
$20,125
4 teams
Russia Moscow, Russia
  PR
Apr 17 - 20, 2014
$190,162
8 teams
Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine
  DK
Feb 09 - Apr 15, 2014
$124,165
10 teams
Europe Europe
  C9
Jan 04 - Feb 15, 2014
$69,560
8 teams
South Korea Seoul, Korea
  EOT
Dec 09, 2013 - Jan 19, 2014
$44,672
10 teams
China Shanghai, China
  DK
  iG
Nov 25, 2013 - Jan 19, 2014
$124,000
18 teams
Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine
  [A]
Oct 17, 2013 - Jan 15, 2014
$50,000
10 teams
Europe Europe
  [A]
Jan 07 - 08, 2014
$50,000
4 teams
United States Las Vegas, United States
  LGD
Jan 03 - 07, 2014
$21,476
4 teams
China Beijing, China
  iG
  DK
Sep 22, 2013 - Jan 01, 2014
$247,920
10 teams
China Shanghai, China
  DK
  iG

2013[edit]

S   Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Nov 30 - Dec 28, 2013
$89,112
8 teams
South Korea Seoul, Korea
  5inQ
Sep 02 - Dec 08, 2013
$39,000
8 teams
Poland Tychy, Poland
  VG
Nov 04 - 30, 2013
$50,000
6 teams
Sweden Jönköping, Sweden
Nov 22 - 24, 2013
$136,960
9 teams
United States Columbus, United States
  DK
Sep 28 - Nov 10, 2013
$112,920
16 teams
South Korea Seoul, Korea
  ST
  fOu
Sep 11 - Nov 10, 2013
$25,000
20 teams
Europe Europe
  [A]
Oct 31 - Nov 03, 2013
$25,000
12 teams
France Paris, France
  EG
Aug 31 - Oct 13, 2013
$22,500
16 teams
Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine
  [A]
Aug 02 - 11, 2013
$2,874,380
16 teams
United States Seattle, United States
  [A]
May 21 - Jul 24, 2013
$25,000
20 teams
World World
  KP
May 20 - Jul 17, 2013
$10,000
8 teams
Spain Valencia, Spain
  mouz
Jul 10 - 14, 2013
$21,165
12 teams
China Beijing, China
  LGD
Jun 16 - Jul 09, 2013
$60,000
10 teams
China China
  LGD
May 19 - Jul 07, 2013
$22,500
16 teams
Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine
  [A]
May 10 - Jul 06, 2013
$163,050
10 teams
China Shanghai, China
  DK
Jun 15 - 17, 2013
$46,422
16 teams
Sweden Jönköping, Sweden
  [A]
May 24 - 26, 2013
$65,156
6 teams
China Shanghai, China
  [A]
  LGD
Feb 10 - Apr 28, 2013
$10,000
10 teams
Europe Europe
  [A]
Mar 18 - Apr 21, 2013
$35,000
16 teams
Poland Katowice, Poland
  RoX
Dec 12, 2012 - Apr 10, 2013
$10,000
12 teams
World World
Feb 11 - Apr 07, 2013
$15,000
16 teams
Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine
  nth
Nov 26, 2012 - Mar 30, 2013
$20,000
32 teams
World World
  VP
Dec 24, 2012 - Mar 09, 2013
$41,834
8 teams
China Shanghai, China
  iG
Oct 03, 2012 - Jan 13, 2013
$6,000
10 teams
Europe Europe
  VP
Nov 16 - 17, 2013
$25,000
4 teams
Russia Moscow, Russia
Nov 08 - 10, 2013
$35,526
8 teams
China Shanghai, China
  LGD
  iG
Jun 19 - Jul 14, 2013
$35,000
12 teams
Poland Katowice, Poland
  mouz
  EG
May 20 - Jul 21, 2013
$15,500
8 teams
Europe Europe
  [A]
  mouz

2012[edit]

S   Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Dec 22 - 23, 2012
$30,000
11 teams
Malaysia Kuala Lampur, Malaysia
  LGD
  MUFC
Nov 13 - Dec 23, 2012
$15,000
16 teams
Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine
Dec 13 - 16, 2012
$15,000
12 teams
Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine
  VP
Dec 08 - 09, 2012
$19,460
8 teams
Sweden Stockholm, Sweden
  nth
Nov 22 - 25, 2012
$30,198
16 teams
Sweden Jönköping, Sweden
  nth
  EG
Oct 22 - Nov 18, 2012
$52,879
10 teams
China Fuzhou, China
  LGD
  DK
Oct 18 - 21, 2012
$15,000
7 teams
Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine
Aug 26 - Sep 02, 2012
$1,600,000
16 teams
United States Seattle, United States
  iG
Jun 21 - Aug 12, 2012
$12,291
24 teams
World World
  coL
  mouz
Apr 13 - Aug 05, 2012
$20,000
24 teams
World World
  PotM
  CLG
May 16 - Jul 15, 2012
$15,000
16 teams
Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine
  mouz
Mar 12 - Apr 29, 2012
$15,000
16 teams
Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine
  M5
Nov 15, 2011 - Mar 04, 2012
$13,196
24 teams
World World
Nov 29 - Dec 02, 2012
$33,000
9 teams
China Kunshan, China
  iG
  DK
Nov 03 - 04, 2012
$25,000
8 teams
France Paris, France
Sep 10 - Nov 18, 2012
$10,000
8 teams
World World
  EG
Jun 16 - 18, 2012
$28,772
16 teams
Sweden Jönköping, Sweden
  mTw
Apr 17 - Jul 08, 2012
$10,000
12 teams
World World
  CLG
Jan 04 - Mar 11, 2012
$10,000
10 teams
World World
  coL

2011[edit]

S   Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Dec 08 - 11, 2011
$20,000
16 teams
Ukraine Kiev, Ukraine
  TR
Aug 17 - 21, 2011
$1,600,000
16 teams
Germany Cologne, Germany
Oct 23 - 25, 2011
$22,000
12 teams
France Paris, France