ESL One Hamburg, taking place on October 28-29 at Barclaycard Arena, will be the first official Dota 2 Major of the new competitive season. Eight teams from around the world will battle it out for a US$1,000,000 prize pool and valuable points towards The International 8. Two of the teams will receive direct invitations while the other six will have to compete for a slot in one of the qualifiers for the following regions: Europe, North America, China, Southeast Asia, South America and CIS.
Open Qualifiers: September 16-17
Closed Qualifiers: September 21-24
All times are in the following time zones for the respective regions: NA: EDT, SA: BRT, EU: CEST, CIS: MSK, SEA: SGT
Open Qualifier: September 15-16
Closed Qualifier: September 18-20
We wish all of the participating teams the best of luck and cannot wait to see who will be competing in Hamburg!
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