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ESL One Genting 2018 talent revealed

Posted by Cristy "Pandoradota2" Ramadani at 17 January 2018 09:30


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ESL One Genting 2018 will bring the main event to life with fan favorite personalities and commentators from near and afar.

Returning to Genting, Malaysia will be regional stage host Eri "Eri" Neeman who gained soaring popularity and stage time hosting hosted ESL One Frankfurt 2016, MPGL Southeastern Asian Championship, ESL One Genting 2017 and most recently the Manila Masters. Eri will also be front and center this weekend at Galaxy Battles II at the Philippines Arena in Bulacan, Philippines.

Long time ESL beloved duo desk host Paul “Redeye” Chaloner and analyst Alan “Nahaz” Bester will team up once again, adding insight and wit to the production. Jacob “SirActionSlacks” Kanner will be on the ground floor with offbeat and unique on location content. Joining the savvy lineup is a short list of fresh and veteran event talent.

ESL One Genting 2018 Talent:

  • Host: Eri Neeman
  • Desk Host: Paul “Redeye” Chaloner
  • Sideline Reporter: Jacob “SirActionSlacks” Kanner
  • Analyst: Alan “Nahaz” Bester
  • Analyst: David “Godz” Parker
  • Analyst: Ioannis “Fogged” Loucas
  • Commentator: Trent “TrentPax” MacKenzie
  • Commentator: Austin “Capitalist” Walsh
  • Commentator: William “Blitz” Lee
  • Commentator: Owen “ODPixel” Davies

ESL One Genting 2018:

ESL One Genting 2018 will be held January 23-28 at the Arena of Stars in Genting’s Highlands Resort with a $400,000 prize pool and 400 qualifying points counting towards the TI8 direct invites up for grabs. It is the biggest Minor of the Dota Pro Circuit with an increased prize pool and 100 extra points, as well as featuring a 16 team line-up.

ESL One Genting 2018 Teams:

ESL One Genting 2018 Direct Invites:

China Newbee 
South East Asia Mineski
Russia Virtus.pro
Europe Team Liquid
United States Evil Geniuses
Europe Team Secret
China Vici Gaming 
Malaysia Fnatic 

ESL One Genting 2018 Qualified Teams:

Europe Planet Dog
Germany PENTA Sports
Ukraine Natus Vincere
Philippines TNC Pro Team
China LGD Forever Young
China VGJ. Thunder
United States compLexity Gaming
Brazil SG e-sports

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