Mamas Boys prevail in Shanghai Major European open qualifiers
Formerly known as 4Clover & Lepricon, Mamas Boys took the final series in front of Kaipi last night with 2-1 final score and will join the eight invited teams for regional qualifiers.
After they eliminated two of the contenders at the one spot available in open qualifiers#1, namely Steak Gaming and STARK eSports, Pittner "bOne7" Armand’s team, chocked in the finals in front of Mamas Boys and will have to start all over again in the second round of open qualifiers.
Round 1 - Best of 1
Round 4 - Best of 3
Undergoing a few roster changes after the departure of Jerry "EGM" Lundkvist to Alliance only two days before the Winter Major roster lockdown, 4C&L also decided to start the road to TI6 with a new name.
First step to their Seattle dream has been made by winning the first round of European open qualifiers. Starting on January 7th they will compete against seven CIS teams and Team Liquid plus the second open qualifiers winners for the one spot up for grabs for Europe for the Shanghai Major main event.
The second Dota 2 major will take place over one week in Shanghai, China at the beginning of March, 2-6 and will feature the same $3,000,000 prize pool as Frankfurt Major.
Europe regional qualifiers participating teams:
The second act of European open qualifiers will kick off today, January 5th at 13:00 CET with more than 650 teams at the starting line.