The Kiev Major 2017

The Kiev Major 2017

General Information

Prize pool ~ $3,000,000
1. $1,000,000
2. $500,000
3-4. $250,000



5-8. $125,000
9-16. $62,500
Structure
QUALIFIERS - March 6-13
Six qualifiers based on regions
- 8-10 teams in each
-- 8 invited, 2 from open qualifier
---- best-of-one round-robin
---- top4 of each group move on to double elimination bracket

China Qualifier - March 10-13
N. America Qualifier - March 10-13
SEA Qualifier - March 10-13
Europe Qualifier - March 10-13
CIS Qualifier - March 10-13
S. America - March 10-13
GROUP STAGE - April 24-25
- 16 teams are placed in a single group where they play in a Swiss-system format.
-- Four rounds of matches.
-- All matches are played in a Bo3.
-- Opponents always have the same Win/Loss record.
-- Teams never play an opponent twice.
MAIN EVENT -- April 27-30
The Main Event will take place at National Palace of Arts, Kiev, Ukraine

- 16 teams in a single-elimination bracket.
- All matches are played in a best-of-three.
- Grand Finals is best-of-five with no game advantage.

The Kiev Major 2017 Live Streams

Albums - The Kiev Major 2017

Features - The Kiev Major 2017

The Kiev Major: Analysis by the Numbers

The Kiev Major turned out to be a fascinating event with teams opting for varied tactics and heroes.

Arc Warden’s ascend to the Captains Mode

Can Arc Warden Zet transition into a regular pick in professional games?

The winners of the 7.05 patch: Who could we see at Kiev?

Who will be the new heroes that make their way to the drafts at the Kiev Major?

Five storylines to keep an eye on at the Kiev Major

It’s an exciting time as The Kiev Major is practically upon us. The event will feature the biggest, best and most celebrated teams Dota 2 has to offer.

A crab and a lobster Nyx for The International 7 treasures

Choose the sets you want to see in The International 7 Collector`s Cache!

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News for The Kiev Major 2017

Rejoice the Kiev Major main event with GosuGamers highlights

The fifth Valve Major ringed down the curtain last Sunday with a terrific grand final between OG and Virtus Pro. New records have been set, hopes and dreams have been broken and a beautiful underdog story unfolded during the four days event at the National Palace of Arts from Kiev Ukraine.

Announcing the winners of our G2A Kiev Major giveaway campaign

The lucky winners will split more than €300 in value.

OG claim their fourth Major title in Kiev and achieve legend status

OG keep breaking records. They were the only team in the Dota 2 history to have won three Valve events, now the bar has been raised to four Major Championship titles. A record that is hard to imagine will be matched by another team anytime soon.

OG stomps EG to reach a record fourth Major Grand Final

The usual suspects did not disappoint and deservedly head into the grand final where they are expected to meet a greater challenge in the face of home crowd favourtes Virtus.Pro.

Hometown Heroes Virtus.Pro become the first Kiev Major Grand Finalists

The road in the Kiev Major has reached Championship Sunday where the two grand finalist teams will be determined. In a tidy and surprising 2:0 sweep, Virtus.Pro claimed the first slot in the Grand Finals after knocking Invictus Gaming out cold.

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Main Event (Complete)

Swiss Group Table (Complete)

Europe - Playoff (Complete)

CIS - Playoff (Complete)

SEA - Playoff (Complete)

China - Playoff (Complete)

South America - Playoff (Complete)

North America - Playoff (Complete)

Group Stage - Qualifier (Complete)

Europe - Open Qualifier #1 (Complete)

CIS - Open Qualifier #1 (Complete)

China - Open Qualifier #1 (Complete)

SEA - Open Qualifier #1 (Complete)

NA - Open Qualifier #1 (Complete)

SA - Open Qualifier #1 (Complete)

Europe - Open Qualifier #2 (Complete)

CIS - Open Qualifier #2 (Complete)

China - Open Qualifier #2 (Complete)

SEA - Open Qualifier #2 (Complete)

NA - Open Qualifier #2 (Complete)

SA - Open Qualifier #2 (Complete)

Upcoming matches - The Kiev Major 2017

GosuGamers Overwolf Matchticker - The Kiev Major 2017

VODs

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