ESL One Birmingham 2019 announced
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ESL One Birmingham 2019 has been confirmed to be taking place May 31 - June 2, 2019.
The ESL One organizers are bringing the beloved tournament event back to Birmingham, UK thanks to popular demand. Twelve teams will be on hand to fight for a slice of the prize pool of $300.000.
This level of passion is more than understandable. In 2018, ESL One Birmingham powered by Intel became our fastest-selling Dota 2 event to date. Fans gathered from more than 38 different countries and 120 different areas of the UK for a multi-day festival to celebrate the pinnacle of competitive strategy gaming. Across the globe, more than 30 million people viewed the action on our various streams. ”
Open qualifier information will be forthcoming but they will be held in March and April 2019 across Europe, North America, China, and South-East Asia.
ESL One Birmingham 2019 Format:
- Group stage matches will be played from May 28 - May 30
- Two groups of six teams
- Round Robin bo2 format
- The top two teams in each group will be seeded into the Upper Bracket Semi-Finals
- 3rd and 4th will play in the Lower Bracket
- 5th and 6th will be eliminated
- Playoffs will feature eight teams
- The Arena Days, on May 31 - June 2
- Playoffs will be bo3 matchups
- bo5 Grand Final
ESL One Birmingham 2019 Tickets:
Tickets for all days of ESL One Birmingham 2019 will be available on Thursday, November 15 HERE