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
ESL One Birmingham 2019
Twelve teams will be on hand in Birmingham to fight for a slice of the prize pool of $300.000 between May 28th - June 2nd, 2019. Eight teams will be directly invited and four teams will qualify from NA, SEA, China, and EU.