WDC prize pool hits $50,000

Posted by Dexter "kurtcos" F at 30 October 2011 16:32

As the dates of the World DotA Championships near us on the calendar, the organizing committee publishes its official announcement of the prize pool for the offline finals. This year, teams from the various divisions will play for a whopping $50,000 - with almost eighty percent of it going to the main DotA finals.

Prize Pool
First Place160,000 RMB ($25,300)
Second Place30,000 RMB ($4,700)
Third Place20,000 RMB ($3,100)
Fourth Place10,000 RMB ($1,600)
Fifth to Eighth Place5,000 RMB each ($800)

It looks like the participating teams will certainly be geared towards the offline finals which will be held this November 11 to 13 in Wuhan, China. Will an international team upstage Chinese DotA dominance this year? Let us wait and see.

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